• Farah Wins 5000m in Portland
The double Olympic and world champion in 5000m and 10000m Mo Farah returned to to track with a 5000m race on Sunday night at the Portland Track Festival in Portland, Oregon.
Farah, who ran his first race after finishing 8th at the London marathon in April won the Portland Track Festival's men's 5000m High Performance race with a time of 13.23.42 seconds clocking blistering 53 seconds over the last 400m.
Before heading to commonwealth games the Briton is scheduled to compete also at the Diamond League meeting in Glasgow on July 12 in 5000m.
Mo Farah will intend to compete in 5000m and 10000m for England at the Commonwealth games in August in Glasgow.
Men's 5000m High Performance Results
Event 24 Men 5000 Meter Run High Performance ================================================================ Meet Record: R 13:19.78 6/9/2012 Dathan Ritzenhein, Nike Or USATF-A: A 13:32.00 Name Year Team Finals ================================================================ Finals 1 Farah, Mo Nike Oregon Project 13:23.42A 2 McNeill, David New Balance 13:28.13A 3 Rono, Aron Wcap 13:35.80 4 Stilin, Joseph Zap Fitness 13:36.21 5 Keveren, Sean Ragged Mount 13:39.26 6 Quigley, Daniel Oregon Track Club 13:41.37 7 Pennel, Tyler Zap Fitness 13:41.56 8 Peterson, Jonathan Team Usa Mn/Brooks 13:42.65 9 Bruchet, Luc Point Grey Tfc 13:45.66 10 Fernandez, German Nbsv 13:47.08 11 Finan, Eric Team Usa Minneso 13:47.83 12 Dahlberg, Scott BoulderRunCo/adidas 13:56.94 13 Kwiatkowski, Chris Pacers New Balance 13:58.67 14 Reid, Phillip Asics Aggie 13:59.02 15 Britt, Barry Vandal Track Club 14:01.38 16 Puskedra, Luke Nike Oregon Project 14:01.48 17 Zarda, Zach Unattached 14:13.05 18 Halsted, Trevor Unattached 14:21.59 19 Gildea, Sean Colorado Sch 14:34.39 -- Smail, Nouredine American Dis DNF