Luanda — The long-distance runners that will represent the Angolan national athletics team in the yearend race dubbed "Saint Sylvester" on Sunday won the pre-contest with the same name, which happens two weeks before the main one.
This tem-kilometre race was not an official competition.
THe race was won by Tiago Baptista, followed by Avelino Dumbo (2nd) and David Elias (3rd), the three are Interclube team's athletes.
In females category the race was won by Madalena Silvestre and Cláudia Indo, both from 1º de Agosto.
The main Saint Sylvester race will take place on December 31, in Luanda, starting at 05.00 pm.