Mo Farah Net Worth – Wiki, Age, Salary 2017

By | September 19, 2016

Somalian Gold Medalist Mo Farah net worth touches to $5 million this year in 2017.  Check out his wiki who married to Tania Nell in 2010 & has 4 children.  Somalia-born British Athlete, Farah, is a successful distance runner in his life. This Popular British track athletic was known as ‘Mo’ Farah, born on 23rd March 1983 in Mogadishu along with his twin brother. He moved to Britain to his father when he was eight. He has been in Isleworth & Syon School during his school days and went to Feltham community college. Though his dream was to be a footballer and always wanted to play for Arsenal Football club but he ended up as a Champion Runner.

Mo Farah

Name Mohamed Muktar Jama Mo Farah
Birth Date March 23, 1983
Nationality British
Net Worth $5 Million
Source of Income Athlete
Annual Salary $0.5 Million
Ethnicity Somalian
Height 1.75 m
Weight 58 kg
Wife Tania Nell

During his school days, he was been identified by his Physical Education teacher Alan Watkinson. He started his athletic career at the age of 13 in London Youth games and ended up in ninth place. But on the very next year, he won first of five school titles. His first major title was in 2001 at European Athletics Junior Championship in 5000 meters.  From 2005 he becomes a professional athlete as a long distance runner. In 2006 he becomes first and won his first gold medal in European Cross Country Championship in Italy. He was struggling and doing hard training to be number one in the world. In 2009 he won a gold medal in 3000m in European Indoor Championship in Turin with a world record timing. In 2010 he won gold in both 5000m and 10,000 m run in European Championship, Barcelona. It was a record. In the same year, he was honored by British Olympic Association as ‘Track & Field Athletic of the Year’. In 2012 London Olympic he bagged double gold medals in both 10,000m and 5,000 m run.

Also check other athlete like Galen Rupp, Lolo Jones, and Mark Spitz whose earning are in several million dollar.

He was been honored by the British government as CBE or Commander Of The Order Of the British Empire for his performance in Olympic. In 2013 he broke 1500m record in Monaco Championship. On the same year in Moscow World Championship, he again bagged the both gold medal for 10,000 m and 5,000m run. This way he becomes the first British Athletic who won both World and Olympic champion.

In 2013 he also been chosen as the Sports Personality of the Year by BBC and become the second best sports person in Britain after Andy Murray, the tennis champion.  He again bagged double gold in Zurich European Athletics Championship in 10,000m & 5000m. Mo Farah just kept his tradition alive when he bagged with two gold medals, again in 10,000m & 5000m run at Rio Olympics 2016. This legendary Athletic is presently living in Portland, Oregon in the USA along with his Wife Tania and stepdaughter Rihanna.

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