Usain Bolt named 2016 Gleaner Man of the Year
Usain Bolt is The Gleaner's 2016 Man of the Year.
Bolt was this afternoon declared winner for his exploits in sports last year, during a gala luncheon at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel.
IN PHOTO: Usain Bolt with his parents Jennifer and Wellesley Bolt
Bolt emerged Man of the Year from a field of nine category winners.
This is the third time he is being named Man of the Year.
It first happened in 2008 and again in 2009.
OTHER CATEGORY WINNERS:
Fun in the Son
National Commercial Bank
Food for the Poor
Arts & Culture
Calabash International Literary Festival
Science & Technology
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited
IN PHOTO: Running Events' Ramone Williams, Diana Ellis, Alfred Francis and Danielle Francis
Health & Wellness
Running Events Limited
Sport – Elaine Thompson
Entertainment – Sean Paul Henriques
Arts & Culture – Marlon James
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Business – Rita Humphries-Lewin