The Portuguese rider Francisco Pardal established the best time in the timed session for men elite of the DHI European Championhips, today at Lousã, Aldeias do Xisto, Portugal.
Francisco Pardal finished the timed session in 4’09”133. The French riders claimed the next positions, Benoit Coulanges with more 1,262 seconds and Dylan Levesque 2,818 seconds slower than Pardal.
The Slovenian Monika Hrastnik was the faster in the women elite competition with 4’51”904. Also in the women race the French riders was second and third. Morgane Charre was 1,138 seconds behind the best time and Mélanie Chappaz needed 12,960 seconds more than the fastest rider to end her session.
The best juniors were the Portuguese Tiago Ladeira, in the men competition, and the Austrian Valentina Höll, in the women seeding run.
The junior and elite races can be watched, this Sunday, here, from 2:30 pm (Portuguese time).
The finals starts earlier this Sunday, at 10:50 am, with the masters races.