Who won the 2012 Olympic marathon?

Who won the 2012 Olympic marathon?

The event was won by Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda, the nation’s first Olympic men’s marathon victory and the nation’s only medal in 2012….Athletics at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men’s marathon.

Men’s marathon at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
Competitors 105 from 67 nations
Winning time 2:08:01

Which event did Mo Farah win at the 2012 Olympics?

10,000 m gold
2012: Double Olympic champion At the London 2012 Olympics, on 4 August, Farah won the 10,000 m gold in a time of 27:30.42. This was Great Britain’s first Olympic gold medal in the 10,000 m, and came after two other gold medals for the country in the same athletics session.

Which race did Mo Farah fall over?

10,000 metres race
The London 2012 star actually fell over during the 10,000 metres race when he was accidentally clipped by his own training partner Galen Rupp. But he battled back to be right on the shoulder of Kenya’s Paul Tanui going into the last lap.

What animals can outrun Usain Bolt?

6 Animals That Are Faster Than Usain Bolt

  • North African Ostrich.
  • Greyhound. en.wikipedia.com. There’s a reason why greyhound racing exists.
  • Thoroughbred Racehorse. en.wikipedia.com.
  • Pronghorn Antelope. bigbendnow.com.
  • Cheetah.
  • Peregrine Falcon. mendobrew.com.

What animal can run faster than Usain Bolt?

The Australian Kangaroo, the Grizzly Bear, Warthog and not surprisingly a domestic cat, clock in at a quick 30 mph. The fastest Elephant is only slightly faster than Bolt, reaching speeds of up to 25 mph….Ruto’s big day.

Animal Speed(mph)
Warthog 30.00
Elephant 25.00
Usain Bolt 23.50
Black mamba snake 20.00

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