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Mon, 01 Jan 2018 13:27 - Updated Mon, 01 Jan 2018 13:31

Paralympic athlete Ngula wins Luanda's yearend footrace

Luanda - Silvestre Ngula a paralympic athlete of the T47 category (physical disability) won on Sunday the 62nd edition of the Saint Sylvester pedestrian race at the level of the adapted sport, in a 10-kilometer competition held in Luanda City's streets.

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EMELOIDE FERNANDO wins adapted athletics yearend competition

Photo: Gaspar dos Santos

The second position of the race that finished in the Coqueiros stadium was occupied by the long distance runner Manuel Jaime (T46 category), from Cuanza Sul Province, who won the
competition in 2016.

João Feliciano, from Bie, in the visually impaired class (T11) ended up in the third place.

The men’s race was combined, that is, several categories participated but all competed for a single classification.

In women's category, Emeloid Fernando, from Namibe (visually impaired, T11) won the first place, followed by Befília Mbuio, from Bié (T11).

 Anita Ngueve, from Huambo (T11) was the third ranked.

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