Mo is now based in West London and represents Newham and Essex Beagles athletics club as well as Great Britain where he specializes in the 5000m. Mo began running in school and went on to become a very successful junior athlete, winning a silver medal at European Junior Cross
He won his first major title in 2006 at the European Cross Country Championships and placed a credible 6th in the
World Championships in 2007 which levered him to the status of Country Championships in 2001. However, he only made his breakthrough on the senior stage in 2006 when he significantly improved his lifetime best before winning a silver medal at the European Track & Field Championships.” an athlete to be reckoned with”. Mo continued h
is steady rise in the long distance world platform with a gold medal in the 3000m at the European Indoor Championships in Turin 2009. Last year Farah broke several British records and finished top of the UK rankings for the 1500m, 3000m, 5000m and 10k road.
Mo started 2010 in great form, breaking his own Brit
ish record over 10k road again and clocking the 3rd fastest time in UK history over 10,000m on the track. He is now the double European Champion over 5000m and 10,000m making him an inspiration to future generations.