The Oslo Diamond League competition in Norway produced some memorable moments and featured some of Canada’s top athletes, Melissa Bishop and Andre De Grasse, for example, on Thursday. Officially known as the Bislett Games, Thursday’s showcase was the latest on the world-class circuit of events across the world with stops in Europe, Asia and North America.
In case you missed the action, here are five IAAF Diamond League videos highlighting the action from the Norwegian capital’s circuit stop.
Andre De Grasse wins the men’s 100m in a season-best 10.01
16-year-old Jakob Ingebrigtsen runs 3:56.29 mile (1,609m) in front of his home crowd
Blessing Okagbare’s wig falls off in the women’s long jump
Women’s 3,000m steeplechase pacer, 17-year-old Winfred Mutile Yavi, nearly misses water jump, goes from first to last within seconds
Melissa Bishop finishes fifth in the women’s 800m running 1:59.89