Usain Bolt dresses up for Oktoberfest

Wednesday September 25, 2013

Usain Bolt got in the spirit of Oktoberfest on Tuesday by dressing up in lederhosen to attend the annual beer festival.

The Jamaican sprinter tweeted about his excitement for the event which marks the 180th Oktoberfest at Hippodrom tent in Munich, Germany: "When in Munich, it's a must to partake in the culture… October Fest here I come…"

The fastest runner in the world joined fellow party-goers and other stars including Samuel L Jackson and Boris Becker and his family at Germany’s popular event.

Earlier in the day the 27-year-old announced that he had signed a new contract with his sponsor Puma to continue “through and beyond the 2016 Olympic Games”.

To see Oktoberfest in pictures click here

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