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Week 19: The fastest men in the world

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Today we look at the two fastest men in the world, Usain Bolt and Tyson Gay.

Usain Bolt is from Jamaica and Tyson is from the USA.

Usain ran the 100m in 9.58 seconds and Tyson ran it in 9.69 seconds.

So can Tyson beat Usain in next year's Olympics?

Join Natalie in this week's video to hear about the runners and learn the words 'rivalry', 'phenomenal' and 'dedicate'.

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Vocabulary: 'rivalry', 'phenomenal' and 'dedicate'


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