4×100 m relay. Tyson Gay (born August 9, 1982) is an American track and field sprinter who competes in the 100 and 200 meters. His 100 m personal best of 9.69 seconds is the American record and makes him tied for the second fastest athlete over 100 m ever, along with Yohan Blake of Jamaica . Gay has won medals in major international competitions, which includes 3 gold medals in the 100 m, 200 m and 4 × 100 m relay at the 2007 Osaka World Championships.
Jul 4, 2013 · Tyson Gay's preparations for the World Championships continued with an impressive win in the men's 100m at the Diamond League meeting in Lausanne. Gay, the 2007 world champion, has now...
During the 2010 season, Gay handed world and Olympic champion and world record holder Usain Bolt his first 100m loss in two years. He also posted the 200m world record (19.41) for a straightaway, equaled the world leading time in the 100 meters of 9.78 seconds, and won the inaugural IAAF Diamond League Championship at 100 meters.
Just weeks after Usain Bolt broke the 100m world record, Tyson Gay, a 25-year-old from Kentucky, has run 100 meters even faster. Although Gay’s finishing time was 9.68 seconds (0.04 seconds faster than Bolt), he has not officially set the world record because his effort was wind aided with a tail wind of 4.1m/s. In sprinting events, any tail wind over 2.0m/s nullifies an attempt at a world record.
Aug 27, 2007 · News 27 Aug 2007. Osaka 2007 - Men's 100m: Tyson Gay – one mission completed, more to come. Tyson Gay of the US celebrates winning the 100m final in Osaka (© Getty Images) Osaka, JapanTyson Gay had never won a medal in a major championship. But last night (26) in Nagai Stadium he arrived on the podium in style: with a gold in the 100 metres.
29.6K subscribers Here is a breakdown of the 100M showdown between Usain Bolt and Tyson Gay. From their start to their finish, you'll see the difference in sprinting technique. Tyson Gay,...
Official Video The men's 100 metres at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics were held at the Olympic Stadium on August 15 and August 16. The two main contenders for the event were the reigning World Champion Tyson Gay and Usain Bolt, the reigning Olympic champion and world record holder.