About Carl Lewis

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Carl Lewis was born in Birmingham, Alabama, US on 1st July 1961. He become one of the greatest track and field stars of al time. His career spanned from 1979 to 1996 and included 9 Olympic gold medals.

His performance at the 1984 Olympics earned him 4 Gold medals in the 100m, 200m, Long Jump and 4*100 metre relay - an achievement equalling that of Jesse Owens in the 1936 Olympics.

He has been voted Sportsman of the Century by the International Olympic Committee IOC.

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Olympic Legend Carl Lewis: Athletes Need to Reinvent Themselves (VIDEO)

Olympic Legend Carl Lewis: Athletes Need to Reinvent Themselves (VIDEO)

February 24, 2014 with

2014 Winter Olympics Sochi closing ceremonies over: 10-time Olympic medal runner Carl Lewis says athletes need to evolve with times to succeed in business, life

Usain Bolt: 'You Can Bask in My Glory' (VIDEO)

Usain Bolt: ‘You Can Bask in My Glory’ (VIDEO)

August 10, 2012 with

After defending 100m and 200 gold medals, Bolt calls himself a ‘legend’

February 17, 2012 with

10-time Olympic medal runner Carl Lewis on how athletes need to evolve with the times to be successful in business and life

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