Mountain bikers from Portugal and Germany claimed downhill titles today at the World University Cycling Championships in Portugal.
Francisco Martins won the men's title at the International University Sports Federation-organised event on the 1.28 kilometres course in the city of Fafe, in the Armil region.
He won comfortably in a time of 2min 32.605sec.
Anton Abbou of Germany was second in 2:35.180.
Micael Pereira of Portugal took the bronze medal in 2:37.037.
Nina Hofmann of Germany won the women's event in 2:56.180.
She proved a dominant winner on a tough course as Portugal's Daniela Araujo and Ana Catarina Moreira took silver and bronze medals respectively in times of 5:31.579 and 5:53.956.
The event is due to close tomorrow in Braga with the road race and the Closing Ceremony.