Road racer Mancebo wins Spanish marathon title

Road racer Francisco Mancebo proved that he is also fast offroad by winning the Spanish marathon national championships, with over 1,700 participants, in Cordoba on Sunday. The Spaniard, who races on the road for Rock Racing, raced his mountain bike for 85km to claim the national title.

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Sue George is an editor at Cyclingnews.  She coordinates all of the site's mountain bike race coverage and assists with the road, 'cross and track coverage.