Superheroes normally come from out of this world, but at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, China, the world discovered a new Superman from right here on Earth. He is Usain Bolt and he is the fastest man on earth.
Paul Boakye goes in search of an extreme sports fanatic and finds Sébastien Foucan is a guru in training.
At twelve, my best friend was a white boy named David who lived across the road from us. He and I walked to school together, both worshipped Arsenal Football Club, went berry picking with his dad in summer, slept in each other’s house at weekends or pitched a tent in the back yard just for fun in stormy weather.