Mo Farah is hailed as Britain's greatest ever athlete after repeating his Olympic success with a double victory at the World Championships.
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The starting pistol has been fired for the elite men's race in the Great North Run.
Mo Farah is taking part.
With poor weather set to affect conditions at the 2013 Great North Run between Newcastle and South Shields, hoodie-clad Olympic champion Mo Farah waits to start the race.
One of the world's greatest long distance runners has told ITV News he thinks that Mo Farah is wrong to move to road running.
Haile Gabrselassie says he made the same mistake when he first went from track to road.
Mo's is aiming to be the first British male to win the Great North Run this weekend, in his first ever half marathon. Luke Hanrahan has the story.
27 time world record breaker - Haile Gabrselassie says it's too soon for Mo Farah to switch the track for the road.
Mo Farah has another target in his sights this weekend as he bids to become the first male Briton to win the Great North Run since 1985.
Mo will be joined by two of the modern era's greatest distance runners, Keninisa Bekele - and Haile Gebrselassie.
It's the first time the three runners have lined up together to race...
Haile Gabrselassie says he thinks it is too soon for Mo Farah to move to the road from the track.
Speaking to ITV News Gabrselassie explained he made a mistake switching disciplines in 2002, and has questioned Farah's decision to move to longer distance.
Mo Farah told ITV News that he would love to be called 'Sir Mo'. It comes after David Cameron said he would "warmly welcome" a recommendation for him to be knighted.
Mo Farah has sacrificed spending time with his family to concentrate on training. At one point he was spending so much time away, that one of his daughters didn't even recognise him.
Farah said: "She didn't recognise me. Now she's getting to know me a bit better. I've been giving her sweets and chocolate, kind of bribing her a bit!"
ITV News has spoken exclusively to Britain's most successful long distance runner, Mo Farah after his incredible year. The Londoner made history by becoming the first ever Briton to win the long distance double at both last year's Olympics and the World Championships last month.
Mo Farah described how his remarkable career was about to step up a level, as he sets his sights on competing in the London Marathon next year. Speaking to Rags Martel, he said:
"I've never run the marathon, I've run a couple of half marathons, it's quite a long way. I'm really looking forward to it. I've watched it before, some great athletes have won it. It'll be nice to continue that and be good at the marathon - but I don't know, we'll find out."