“We’re married!” two-time Olympian and Pan Am Games champion Melissa Bishop wrote on her Instagram page on Saturday afternoon.
The Canadian women’s 800m record holder shared a couples photo, featuring her husband Osi Nriagu, to social media to kick off Thanksgiving weekend. On Friday, Bishop shared an earlier photo of the two captioning the post, “traditional Nigerian wedding this evening.” Both posts were hashtagged #osiyalaterbish.
Bishop, originally from Eganville, Ont., finished fourth at the 2016 Olympics and fifth at the 2017 IAAF World Championships. The married couple met while at the University of Windsor. Read an earlier interview from Canadian Running with Bishop on her wedding.