Suarez took advantage of the absence of leader Felipe Orts, in Silvelle (Italy) participating in the European Championship, to prevail in a men's test with Cantabrian dominance. Since Ismael Esteban was second, 35 seconds into the winner's time goal, which was 1 hour, 1 minute and 24 seconds.
Third in the Biscayan race was the Belgian Dieter Vanthorenhout, who yielded on arrival at 1.16 in Suarez.
In the women's event, the winner of the 2018 Spanish Cup, Aida Nuno, won with 49 minutes and 20 seconds and an advantage of just over two seconds over the leader of the contest, also the Asturian Lucia Gonzalez.
The Cantabrian Sandra Trevilla completed the podium, which finished at 1.53 of the winner.
The remaining winners of the Karrantza test races, the seventh of the Basque cyclocros calendar, were Igor Arrieta (junior), Miguel Gonzalez and Maria Mediavilla (cadets) and Isabel Castro, Inaki Carro, Ivan Hevia, Xabier Mendiaraz and Roberto Camiruaga in the different master tests. EFE