Olympic long-distance double champion Mo Farah will compete in the London Marathon in April, and this time he's planning to run the full distance.
Farah ran the first half of the 2013 race to assess the course and opposition in preparation for his full marathon debut at this year's race on April 13.
"I am expecting it to be one of my toughest races and a real learning...
Mo Farah was one of the biggest stars of the 2012 London Olympics. He was a hero in his home country after winning 2 gold medals, a household name around the world this summer, and the subject of a famous and fantastic internet meme. But not everyone knows Mo Farah. Farah won the Rock N Roll New Orleans half marathon Monday in a record time of 1:00:59. He then appeared...
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Two-time Olympic gold medalist Mo Farah, who is a celebrity in Great Britain, was recently detained by US Customs and questioned.
December 30, 2012
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Mo Farah of Great Britain was questioned at US customs on the suspicion of being a terrorist, according to multiple reports.
According to the reports, the famous long distance runner, who won gold in the 5,000 and 10,000 meter races at the 2012 London Olympics, was questioned by border guards after they realized Farah was born in Somalia.
For those of you with an extra $1,000 dollars just lying around, you can now own some of the water that Olympian gold medalist Mo Farah took a bath in.
Check out the description of this new eBay auction asking that insane amount for some water in a water bottle:
Buy at own risk.This is only water that I hope to have been scooped out
of Mo Farah's ice bath and placed...
The water from the Olympic gold medalist's post-race ice bath is for sale on eBay and the opening bid is a whopping $1,000.
As I’ve freely admitted above, I was way too slow on the uptake with this one, but the genius and amusing nature of the latest Olympics-related meme, “Mo Farah Running Away From Things” makes it just too fantastic to pass up. Of course, Mo Farah is the Somalia-born, British Olympics hero, who ran his way [...]
One of the indelible memories of the 2012 Olympics will be British track hero Mo Farah. Farah won double gold in the 10,000 meters and 5,000 meters in front of the home crowd at Olympic Stadium in two thrilling races. And you can't remember Mo Farah without also saving room in the memory bank for the home BBC broadcast that cheered him home to victory. The 10,000...
Mo Farah won the 5,000 meters to complete an Olympic distance double for Britain on Saturday night.
Backed by a boistrous, capacity crowd at 80,000-seat Olympic Stadium, Farah surged ahead late and held on to win in 13 minutes, 41.66 seconds. He still had the energy to do a few playful situps on the track before he grabbed a flag for the real celebrations.
Dejen Gebremeskel of...
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August 11, 2012