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Jerome Avery


  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
Name: Jerome Avery
Classification: T11/Guide Runner
DOB: 12/22/1978
Hometown: Lemoore, California
Current Residence: San Diego, California

Paralympic Experience:

  • 2012 Paralympic Games - guide runner
  • 2008 Paralympic Games - guide runner
  • 2004 Paralympic Games - guide runner

Jerome Avery has served as a guide runner for U.S. Paralympics since 2004. He trains full-time with David Brown, one of the top men's visually-impaired sprinters in the world. An Olympic hopeful himself, Avery finished in the top 20 in the 2000 U.S. Olympic Trials and in the top the 15 in the 2004 Olympic Trials. In high school, Avery was his school's MVP all four years, and he was ranked fifth in the state of California in the 100m. Jerome is married to Frances.

Twitter: @Mr_Jerome_Avery
Instagram: _JeromeAvery_

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