German discus thrower celebrates gold medal by hurdling

Watch this discus thrower's wild hurdle celebration

German discus thrower Robert Harting celebrated his Olympic gold medal in style by ripping off his shirt and hurdling!

After winning with a throw of 68.27m Harting gave a loud roar and tore off his top in an Incredible Hulk-style.

He then grabbed a German flag to wear as a superhero cape and flew away to complete a victory lap of the hurdles track.

Check out the video to see the man in action for yourself!

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