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"Ciclismo de fundo" vs. "ciclismo em populares"

19:22 Oct 13, 2013
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Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / Ciclismo / Cycling
Portuguese term or phrase: "Ciclismo de fundo" vs. "ciclismo em populares"
"Carlos Silva chama a si o título de populares em ciclismo.

Cosme Oliveira é campeão nacional de fundo, Carlos Silva vence em populares e o FC Porto domina colectivamente. Grande jornada nacional do ciclismo azul e branco."

These phrases appear in a text detailing the history of a Portuguese sporting club. So it's Portuguese Portuguese. I'm having trouble finding a solution as to what particular type of cycling "de fundo" and "em populares" refer to. Any ideas?

Many thanks.
Tom Jamieson
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