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Usain Bolt trains for 1st time with Central Coast Mariners

GOSFORD, Australia (AP) Star sprinter Usain Bolt says he passed up the chance to trial with clubs in Europe before accepting an offer to trial for a professional contract with the Central Coast Mariners in Australian football's A-League.

Bolt trained with the Mariners for the first time on his 32nd birthday Tuesday, taking part in light passing drills and agility tests in front of a gallery of almost 100 reporters and photographers.

He has pledged to stay with the club for an "indefinite" trial period in the hope of achieving his long-held ambition to play professional football, a year after his retirement from the track.

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