Farah takes second Olympic gold medal

A week ago he won gold in the 10,000 metres in a very successful night for Great Britain which has become known as Super Saturday.

16 Jan 13

Mo Farah interview Mo Farah urges pupils to 'graft and work hard'

Team GB

26 Sep 12

Fresh from the amazing summer that saw Mo Farah become a double Olympic gold medallist, the athlete returns to his old school in Feltham to answer questions from School Reporters.

Mo Farah No way to describe gold - Farah

Team GB

12 Aug 12

Mo Farah says there is "no way to describe" becoming a double Olympic champion after his 5,000m triumph.

John Inverdale, Colin Jackson, Michael Johnson and Denise Lewis BBC team jump for joy as Farah wins gold

Team GB

11 Aug 12

BBC commentators Steve Cram and Brendan Foster stand to salute Mo Farah's second gold medal in a thrilling 5,000m race.

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Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Farah GBR Watch: Medal moment 13:41.66
2 Gebremeskel ETH Watch: Medal moment 13:41.98
3 Longosiwa KEN Watch: Medal moment 13:42.36
View full results for Men's 5000m

Head to Head

Mo Farah vs Nick Mccormick

Mo Farah

Mo Farah One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

2

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

13:41.66 Men's 5000m

Height

1.65m (5'5")

Weight

58kg

Age

32

Nick Mccormick

Nick Mccormick Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

13:25.70 Men's 5000m

Height

1.88m (6'2")

Weight

70kg

Age

33

View the London 2012 medallist table