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Usain Bolt opens Tracks & Records location in Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Usain Bolt opens Tracks & Records location in Ocho Rios, Jamaica

15th Sep 2016 Tourism News

Athletics superstar Usain Bolt has opened Jamaica’s latest Tracks & Records franchise at the New Pineapple Shopping Centre in Ocho Rios. The franchise is the latest tourism hotspot in the busy resort town on the north coast of the country. The Jamaican-themed restaurant was developed to capitalise on the global appeal of brand Jamaica, and to celebrate the success of the world’s fastest sprinter.

Beckham, Arnie and Spacey nominated for face of travel

3rd Nov 2010 Focus

Arnold Schwarzenegger, David Beckham, Kevin Spacey, Usain Bolt, Rafael Nadal, Kevin Costner and Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickenson are among the favourites to win the World Travel Awards “Face of Travel 2010”. The winner will be announced at this year’s WTA Grand Final 2010, which takes place at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel on Sunday 7 November.

Bolt bids farewell to Berlin at Jamaica VIP Lounge

Bolt bids farewell to Berlin at Jamaica VIP Lounge

24th Aug 2009 Travel Events News

Jamaica’s “golden son” Usain Bolt rounded off a brilliant World Athletics Championshsips in Berlin by being guest of honour at an exclusive reception for travel and tourism officials at the Jamaica & Tui VIP Lounge, Park Inn Hotel. The top-level gathering applauded Jamaica’s successful leverage of its sporting heroes at the nine-day tournament and the island’s ambitions to become a sport tourism front runner.

Bolt brilliance propels Jamaica to top of sport tourism world

17th Aug 2009 Travel Events News

With Sunday night’s record-breaking 100m sprint by Usain Bolt once again demonstrating why he is a once-in-a-lifetime sporting sensation, the small but hugely significant island of Jamaica showcased its brilliance once again to the world. Standing trackside for the victory, the island’s tourism officials were overwhelmingly jubilant, as nowhere better understands the link between sport and tourism.

Usain Bolt gives hope to child victims of Chinese earthquake

24th Aug 2008 Press Release Tourism News

Triple gold winner, triple world record holder and the iconic face of Beijing 2008, Usain Bolt visited The Westin Beijing Financial Street where he met child victims of the Chinese earthquake to make a donation to the Chinese Red Cross Foundation.(Photo: Smiles all round - Usain Bolt, Miss World, Zi Lin Zhang of China, and one of the earthquake victims)

World’s fastest man meets world’s most beautiful woman

6th Aug 2008 Press Release Tourism News

The world’s fastest man took time out of his hectic training schedule to hook up with the world’s most beautiful woman at a glittering Jamaica National Day party ahead of the Beijing Olympics.Jamaican sprinter and current 100m World Record Holder, Usain Bolt, met reigning Miss World, Zi Lin Zhang of China, to celebrate Jamaica National Day. The body beautiful duo were out in force to celebrate the beautiful Caribbean island of Jamaica.