NEWS: Bolt will not attend the Van Damme Memorial in Bruxelles, he is too tired

Usain BoltUsain Bolt’s agonistic season will end earlier this year.

The Jamaican star should have attended the Van Damme Memorial in Bruxelles, the last leg of the Diamond League in the 200m, but the organizers have just notified his absence.


After winning three World title a bit more than a week ago in Beijing, the king of speed decided to go back home earlier than expected. On Facebook Bolt explained the motivations behind his choice: “I do not want to race anymore in 2015, I am already looking ahead to Rio […] I was looking forward to the Bruxelles meeting, but I am glad I finished 2015 without injuries”.


After the excitement of the past few weeks at the World T&F Championships in Beijing I have decided not to race again in…

Posted by Usain Bolt on Lunedì 7 settembre 2015

Now the bolt will take a small break and he will then resume training on the next month. With his mind to Rio 2016.

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