Over 91,000 people packed Beijing's National Stadium on August 16, 2008 to watch the Olympic men's 100m final — one of the most iconic events in all of sports. A tall, gangly 21-year-old Jamaican sprinter named Usain Bolt made sure they wouldn't leave disappointed, blazing to victory in world-record time of 9.69 seconds to win his first Olympic gold medal. The moment marked the coronation of a transcendent athlete, whose combination of speed and swagger brought a previously unseen enthusiasm to the sport. Ten years later, FOTO looks back at the historic performance — from every angle.Cameron Spencer/Getty Images HUMBLE BEGINNING Ezra Shaw/Getty Images PICKING UP SPEED Vladimir Rys/Bongarts/Getty Images PULLING AWAY Al Bello/Getty Images NO DOUBT Adam Pretty/Getty Images WITH EASE
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