Cyclist Márcio Barbosa (Aviludo / Louletano) today became national champion of cyclocross in Vila Real, revalidating the title won last year.
The elite men's race was dominated by Paços de Ferreira, who represents the Algarve team.
Barbosa isolated himself early in the race, leaving his opponents to fight for the other podium places.
Vitor Santos (Patocycles / Eyres by Shamir) was in 2nd place at 52 seconds while Mario Costa (Axpo / FirstBike Team / Vila do Conde) was in 3rd position at 53 seconds.
Among the veterans, highlight to Irina Coelho (Freebike Shop / Bike Club São Brás), national champion of 30 female master.