Athletics: McCartney added to World Indoor team

Eliza McCartney wins the Emerging Talent Award during the 2016 Halberg Awards. Photo / Getty Images
Eliza McCartney wins the Emerging Talent Award during the 2016 Halberg Awards. Photo / Getty Images

Eliza McCartney's impressive recent form has seen her added as a late inclusion into New Zealand's World Indoor Athletics Championships team.

The pole vaulter followed up her national record of 4.71m earlier this week with a 4.65m best effort at the Auckland Track Challenge in Waitakere last night.

It brings the team, originally named earlier this week, to five.

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