It was a for Italy as Giulio Molinari and Sara Dossena claimed hometown victories as they won Challenge Forte Village Sardinia this weekend. Molinari secured his victory in an impressive 4:00:10. Belgian Pieter Heemeryck finished 2nd in 4:01:53 and defending champion Alessandro De Gasperi rounded out the podium.

Sara Dossena ran her way to the win in 4:32:37. Dutch Tine Deckers took 2nd at 4:35:04 and Michelle Vesterby finished in 3rd in a time of 4:36:02 to close out the podium. Take a look through the spectacular day of racing.

photos by Jose Luis Hourcade