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  • Jebet Langat Dashes to Gold | Video

    Jebet Langat Dashes to Gold

    Nancy Jebet Langat of Kenya runs a personal best time of 4:00.23 to win the gold. Maryam Jamal of Bahrain breaks away with 500m to go, but Jebet Langat has more speed over the final straight. Lishchynska and Tobias also power past Jamal to give Ukraine the silver and bronze medals. Athletics 1500m Women Final - Beijing 2008 - Nancy Jebet Langat (KEN), Iryna Lishchynska (UKR), Nataliya Tobias (UKR)
  • Erich Schärer and Joseph Benz - Bobsleigh | Video

    Erich Schärer and Joseph Benz - Bobsleigh

    Any Olympic athlete will admit that to win gold takes a certain amount of ruthlessness, whether it be sticking rigidly to a training regime at the expense of one’s personal life or setting aside friendships with rivals once competition is underway.
  • Spotakova defends Javelin title | Video

    Spotakova defends Javelin title

    London 2012 - Czech Barbora Spotakova successfully defended her Javelin Throw title with a best effort of 69.55m. Spotakova is only the second woman ever to win the title at successive Games after East Germany's Ruth Fuchs.
  • Norway's parade during Beijing 2008 opening ceremony | Video

    Norway's parade during Beijing 2008 opening ceremony

    Weightlifter Ruth Kasirye leads Norway's Olympic athletes in the Parade of Nations during the Beijing 2008 Opening Ceremonies. Marching with pride the Norway athletes carry the Olympic hope of their nation. Norway - Parade of Nations - Opening Ceremony - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics
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