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Mon, 01 Jan 2018 09:30 - Updated Mon, 01 Jan 2018 09:30

Yearend Race: 1º de Agosto's athlete wins 62nd edition

Luanda - The athlete of Angola's 1º de Agosto club, Simão Manuel, won last Sunday the 62nd edition of the yearend footrace dubbed Saint Sylvester, by timing 31 minutes and 29 seconds.

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Yearend: 2017 Saint Sylvester race

Photo: Gaspar dos Santos

The second position was taken by Alexandre João, an athlete of Interclube (Angola) with 31.35 minutes, followed by David Elias (Interclube) with 31.37 minutes.  

The 10-kiolometre race was disputed by about 1,700 athletes, in the north-western Lunda Province’s capital, Luanda City.

The winner of the competition, Simão Manuel, will be awarded 5000 US dollars.   

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