New road for track king: Farah aims for Olympic marathon gold | News | Al Jazeera

New road for track king: Farah aims for Olympic marathon gold

Mohamed Farah, the UK's most successful distance-runner, is switching from track races to road races, intent on tackling and winning the Olympic marathon.

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    One of the world's most well-known athletes will start a new chapter in his career on Friday.

    Mohamed (formerly "Mo") Farah is in Qatar to run the Doha half-marathon - a first step towards his new goal of Olympic marathon gold.

    Al Jazeera's Sohail Malik reports from Doha.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera News


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