Mosteiros, Oct 16 (Inforpress) – Young sprinter Adriana Almeida, referred to as one of the greatest promises of Cabo Verdean athletics today, is the newest Olympic scholarship holder for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.
The information was gave by the Cabo Verdean Athletics Federation, revealing that the Cabo Verdean Olympic Committee has already been notified by Olympic Solidarity announcing Adriana Almeida as a scholarship holder for the biggest sporting event on the planet. The young “sprinter” was part of the Cabo Verdean delegation “on merit”, at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires (Argentina) in 2018.
The sport national federation said that others three athletes in the athletics sport, also Olympic scholarship, compete for a passport to Tokyo, all from the Diaspora, Jordin Andrade, Ruben Sança (USA) and Carla Mendes (Portugal).
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