Mo Wins Record Sixth North Run

9 September, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Mo Wins Record Sixth North Run

Britain's Mo Farah has won a record sixth successive Great North Run with a personal best time. Farah, 36, finished in 59 minutes seven seconds after racing ahead of Ethiopian Tamirat Tola in the final mile. Kenyan Brigid Kosgei, who won the London Marathon in April, set a new half marathon world record to take the women's race in 1:04:28. David Weir won his eighth wheelchair title, with Jade Jones-Hall making it a British double in the women's race.


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