Results tagged “Mo Farah”


Sports fans were queuing five hours ahead of Mo Farah's arrival at Canary Wharf on Monday to guarantee their meeting with the legendary athlete.


Olympic hero Mo Farah is the latest sportsman to announce a visit to Canary Wharf this month.

The Newham and Essex Beagle, who scooped gold in both the 10,000m and 5,000m events in front of a home crowd at London 2012, will be at the estate to sign copies of his autobiography on Monday.

CS26997354Britains Mo Farah L r.jpg

This year's London Grand Prix athletics meet will be moved from Crystal Palace to the Olympic Stadium to mark the first anniversary of the opening ceremony.

The London Legacy Development Corporation made the announcement on Thursday morning to the delight of Team GB medalists.


Those responsible for London's Olympic successes both on the track and behind the scenes in 2012 have been rewarded with titles in the Queen's New Year honours list.

Members of the Canary Wharf-based London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG), which conducted preparations for 2012's sporting spectacular from its offices in Churchill Place, were recognised with a range of accolades.


September 11 marks a sombre day in for many across the globe.

A team at Canary Wharf, however, continues to use that famous date on the calendar for good, raising many millions of pounds for charity.