Frederick Carlton "Carl" Lewis (born July 1, 1961) is an American former track
and field athlete, who won 10 Olympic medals, including nine gold, and 10 World
Carl Lewis is considered by many to be the greatest track & field athlete of all
time and, with nine Olympic gold medals, 10 Olympic medals, and eight gold ...
Track and field athlete Carl Lewis competed in four Olympic Games. He won nine
gold medals, including four at the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles.
Carl Lewis' achievements are unprecedented in track and field: He is one of two
athletes (the other being Paavo Nurmi) to win nine Olympic gold medals.
on his way to victory in the 1984 Olympic long jump competition.
He was as a sprinter at age 7 and branched out to long jumping at 13, but had a significant encounter that affected his athletic life midway between those two milestones, when he met Jesse Owen... More »
American Carl Lewis is one of the few athletes who have won 9 gold medals
during his Olympic career (2 in the 100m 1 in the 200m 2 in the 4x100m and.
Carl Lewis capped his remarkable Olympics career by winning gold in the long
jump at ... He won four gold medals at the 1984 Olympics, equaling the 1936 ...
Carl Lewis was born in Birmingham, Alabama, US on 1st July 1961. ... His
performance at the 1984 Olympics earned him 4 Gold medals in the 100m, 200m,
Oct 30, 2014 ... At the 1984 Games in Los Angeles, Lewis won gold medals in the 100-metre (9.9
sec) and 200-metre (19.8 sec) races, in the long jump (8.54 ...
Carl Lewis is one of the greatest athletes in the world. ... In the Seoul Olympics he
won the 100m gold after Ben Johnson was disqualified for taking drugs that ...