BBC Sport - European Championships: Jo Pavey wins 10,000m title at 40
Pavey wins 10,000m European title at 40
- From the section Athletics
Britain's Jo Pavey races away from France's Clemence Calvin to win the 10,000m title at the European Championships in Zurich.
The 40-year-old becomes the oldest ever female athlete to win a European title after seeing off Calvin and her compatriot Laila Traby.
Pavey led at the bell of the 25-lap race and kicked away on the last bend to win in a time of 32 minutes 22.39 seconds.
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