“Mo Farah Name Declared In Shortlist of world Athlete Years Awards “

In details:

International Association of Athletics Federations has announced the list of the year awards for 2013 for the best world athletes.

Farah is known as the 2nd person in a world who has completed the Olympic and world ‘double-double in different events successfully.

He has won the 5,000m to 10,000m running winner title and achieve gold medal on the Saturday.

This was the tough competition between Farah & Kenyan Isiah Kiplangat Koech, but after running hard Mo Farah won the title of “fifth global outdoor”.

In his interview after winning such a big achievement he said

“I am very proud to represent my country and hold the Union Jack. To all the people who give me great support I can’t thank you enough. Thank you to all the people back home – I am very proud.”

MO Farah Achievement List

World Championships gold

201310,000m & 5,000m
Olympic gold201210,000m & 5,000m
European gold2012(5,000m)
World Championships2011gold (5,000m) and silver (10,000m)
European Indoor gold20113,000m
European gold201010,000m & 5,000m
European Indoor gold20093,000m
European silver20065,000m

In this competition other players were also having good achievement background , as Bolt the age 27 is a winner of three gold medals for the world championship.

Kenyan Wilson Kipsang was the third one person who were easy to beat has broke the world’s marathon record.

In the women list Ethiopia’s Meseret Defar name is included for winning 5,000m golds for Olympic title.

IAAF will announce the name of three men and three women between the member of “World Athletics Family” winners and result will be declared on 16th of November.

Here is a list shortlist

Men’s Shortlist:

Mohammed AmanEthiopa
Usain BoltJamaica
Bohdan BondarenkoUkraine
Ashton EatonUSA
Mo FarahGB
Robert HartingGermany
Wilson KipsangKenya
Aleksandr MenkovRussia
LaShawn MerrittUSA
Teddy TamghoFrance

 Women’s shortlist

Valerie AdamsNew Zealand
Abeba AregawiSweden

Meseret Defar

Tirunesh DibabaEthiopa
Shelly-Ann Fraser-PryceJamaica
Zuzana HejnovaCzech Republic
Caterine IbarguenColombia
Sandra PerkovicCroatia
Brianna RollinsUSA
Svetlana ShkolinaRussia
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