By Samantha Richards, TrackAlerts.Com Writer
Former world 100m record holder Asafa Powell disclosed that he has signed with Pulse Modeling Agency.
The 32-year-old Powell confirmed his association with the modeling agency at the company’s 35th anniversary celebration on January 5 at Villa Ronai in St. Andrew.
Powell said, “I’m kind of singed to Pulse,” which provides an international platform for the marketing of the Caribbean’s modeling talent.
|Powell competed in the 100 m at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympics, finishing fifth in 2004 and 2008 and eighth after injuring his groin during the race in 2012.
Powell, who held the 100m world record between June 2005 and May 2008 with times of 9.77 and 9.74, was one of many celebrities who supported the event.
“I definitely have to come out and show my support. Thirty-five years they are in the business, that’s a very long time and obviously it’s very successful,” he said.
Powell further added that“ they have produced a lot of great models over the years and the upcoming youths, who are aspiring to become models, are helping out as well.”