Usain Bolt holds the world record with 9.58 seconds (August 16, 2009) but the Olympic record is 9.69s in 2008, also by Usain Bolt.
Usain Bolt from Jamaica holds the current world record at 9.58 seconds.
Florence Griffiths Joyner (USA) 21.34s
Florence Griffith-Joyner has held on to her world record since 1988. Her sprint time was 10.49 seconds. Meanwhile Usain Bolt from Jamaica holds the Men's record of 9.58 seconds since 2012.
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Charles Austin- 2.39 at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic games.
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Usain Bolt, from Jamaica, holds the current world record for the Men's 100m Sprint. His winning time it 9.58 seconds. While the Women's record holder has been Florence Griffith-Joyner since 1988 with 10.49 seconds.
Currently it is Usain Bolt from Jamaica. He holds the world record at 19.30s, and is the reigning olympic gold medalist in the event.