Glasgow 2014: Kate Avery added to Team England for 10,000m

By Joe TownsendBBC Tees Sport
Great Britain runner Kate Avery
Avery is currently studying at Iona College in New York, USA.

England have called up Kate Avery to replace Jo Pavey in the 10,000m at the Commonwealth Games, reports BBC Tees.

The 22-year-old from Newton Aycliffe as she was fourth-ranked in both the 5,000m and 10,000m.

But she will now be in Glasgow after four-time Olympian Pavey withdrew, to concentrate solely on the 5,000m.

Avery ran for Great Britain in the 3,000m at the finishing ninth in an outdoor personal best of 8:56.24.

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