Jacob Ingebretsen. Photo: Reuters

Norwegian runner Jacob Ingebretsen won gold of the European championship on track and field athletics on a distance of 5000 meters.

On Friday he became the winner in the women’s 1,500 meters.

17-year-old is the youngest winner in the history of the European Championships.

The top three also got his brother Henrik Ingebritsen and French Marched of umdoni.

The competition is held in the framework of the joint European championship on summer sports.

United European Championships in summer sports


Berlin (Germany)


5000 meters

The final

1. Jacob Engebretsen (Norway) 13.17,06

2. Henrik Ingebrigtsen (Norway) 13.18,75

3. Mahrad Of Amdouni (France) 13.19.14.