The Benfica athlete, Samuel Barata, has become, this Saturday, at Jamor, National Road Running Champion, after completing the 10 km in 29m36s.
The benfiquista beat Rui Pedro Silva (Sporting) and the fellow Club athlete, Rui Pinto, who registered the time of 29m48s.
Within the top 10, the Eagles were also represented by André Pereira, with the time of 30m00s.
Collectively, Benfica was fighting for the Sixth title, but finished second in the men's competition, with 23 points, therefore, not being able to defend the National Title.
Text: Marco Rebelo
Pics: Isabel Cutileiro / SL Benfica