Team USA Minnesota's Heather Kampf finished third in Sunday's women's 800-meters of the Belém, Brazil leg of the the 2012 Brazilian Athletic Series.
The race is the first of two half-mile races the former Golden Gopher NCAA champion will run in Brazil.
Rosibel Garcia of Columbia won the Belém race in 2:04.28, while Brazil's Christiane Ritz was runner-up in 2:04.95.
Kampf will race again on Wednesday in Fortaleza before returning to North America.
Find complete results of the Belém meet (and a fascinating wrap-up of the event written in Portuguese) HERE.