Usain Bolt to race on Copacabana beach
Zeenews Sports Bureau
Rio de Janeiro: Six-time Olympic Games gold medal-winner Usain Bolt will sprint a unique 150m race on a revamped Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March 31 2013.
The event - ‘Desafio Mano a Mano’ - will see four of the world`s best sprinters in a street-meet type concept. X3M Brazil, the organisers of the event, will construct a track on the famous Brazilian beach where fans have been promised a chance to see the world’s fastest men up close.
This will be Bolt’s second visit to Rio having already been there for a promotional visit in October 2012.