Praia, Feb 1 (Inforpress) – Edena Lima and Samuel Freire were the winners of the first edition of the São Domingos Febreru Race, promoted this Sunday by the City Hall in partnership with the Cabo Verdean Athletics Federation.
In the race, held from Praia Formosa / Várzea de Igreja city, Edena Lima, in the female senior category and Samuel Freire, in the male senior category, as has been customary, cut the finish in first place after covering the eight kilometers.
Edena Lima, athlete from Santo Antão residing in the City of Praia, shared the podium with Adalgisa Varela and Ana Furtado, who were in second and third places respectively, and Samuel Freire was accompanied by Wilson Cabral and Gil Mendonça. In the five-kilometer race for male and female veterans, winners were Ariana Rodrigues (first veteran) and Emanuel Tavares (first veteran).
In the junior female category Elisabete Rocha was the winner and shared the podium with Edmira Furtado (2nd place) and Suela Rocha (3rd place) and in the male junior category Samuel da Veiga came first, followed by Hélder Varela and Gilberto Barbosa, who came in 2nd and 3rd places, respectively.
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