Two juniors from BTT Loulé / Elevis are part of the Portuguese Olympic cross-country team (XCO), which will take part next weekend in the UCI Junior Series scoring event in Marseille, France.
On Saturday, Diogo Neves (BTT Loulé / Elevis) and Tiago Sousa (AXPO / FirstBike Team / Vila do Conde) compete in the men's race, scheduled for 13:45.
Juniors Daniela Campos (BTT Loulé / Elevis) and Ana Santos (AXPO / FirstBike Team / Vila do Conde) enter the track at 12:45 on Sunday.
"It is the beginning of the international course of these boys. It will be important because it means the beginning of a long desired course. It will therefore be essentially a formative moment for most of the best juniors in Europe, "national mountain bike rider Pedro Vicario said in a statement.