Praia, Jan 12 (Inforpress) – Veteran athletes Pedro Vasconcelos “Txutxula” and Jove are the honorees of the 13rd edition of the Freedom Race takes place this Wednesday, January 13, in a joint organization of the City Hall of Praia and Cabo Verdean Athletics Federation.
“Jove is a reference source for young people. In this edition, he goes back to the podium, next to Txutxula, to receive a special and fair tribute from FCA almost 20 years after the first ”, justifies the FCF.
According to the direction of the Cabo Verdean Athletics Federation, persistence and determination were taken into account when choosing these two enthusiasts for the sport, as like Jove, Txutxula or Tchulay, as this athlete from Bairro Craveiro Lopes is known, participates systematically in all the races in this city.
Txutxula is considered a reference, since, according to him, he has been participating in the race, uninterruptedly, for 21 years without, however, having once reached the podium.
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