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The 32nd International Amendoeiras em Flor Cross Country athletics meeting will be held at Albufeira’s Açoteias track on Sunday.

Beijing Olympics medal winners Guinara Samitova from Russia and Kenyan Eunice Jepkorir as well as already two-time 2009 cross country winner Aniko Kalovics and twice Albufeira victor Yelena Prokophuka are the stars of the prestigious event, which will be preceded by regional schools and national handicapped equivalents held on Friday 27.