He broke Cam Levins' 27:07 mark from 2015.
Jerry Schumacher thinks Ahmed's best days are to come. "He's a young runner with a lot of fun upside."
Christopher Kelsall writes that despite similar credentials, Levins has always garnered more attention in the Canadian media. But then Ahmed took the lead with a lap to go at Pre and caused a "social media flutter".
Derrick lives with six BTC teammates. "Mo Ahmed, German Fernandez, and Ryan Hill refer to themselves as the “Enchilada Team,” but usually Elliott Heath and I will cook and they'll clean.