Mohammed Ahmed breaks 9-year-old Canadian record
St. Catharines, Ont., native sets new mark in 3,000m outdoor race
Mohammed Ahmed has set a new Canadian men's 3,000-metre outdoor record at the IAAF World Challenge.
Ahmed, from St. Catharines, Ont., finished third in the event in a time of seven minutes 40.49 seconds.
That time broke the mark of 7:41.61 set by Kevin Sullivan in 2008.
Ahmed also owns the 3,000 indoor record of 7:40.11, set at the 2016 Millrose Games.