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150 new electric bikes arrive in Kaunas: How many years should they last?

The temporary capital has become the first and only city in Lithuania where people will try out the modern design and state-of-the-art “Bolt” electric bicycle, which will be unveiled in 17 European countries this year. “I’m sure Kaunas was randomly selected for such a service near other European cities. We promote a culture of cycling, …

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Klaipėda police target bicycles and motorbikes

As the weather warms and more people ride bicycles and motorbikes off the streets, officials’ attention to traffic safety of these vehicles also increases. 2022-04-27 Klaipėda County Traffic Police Officer in the port city on Taikos Ave. And Kaunas st. Crossroads implemented a measure in which they monitored how the rules were enforced by wheeled …

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“Wheelchair 2022” will run from Alytus to Varėnas for the sixteenth time

Photo: Olita-Orany On May 21, the “Olita-Orany” association, which organizes mountaineering and cycling, is organizing a 16-day “2022 bike” walk on the route of the former Alytus-Varėna railway for the 16th time. The railway was built in two phases and was completed in 1899. It was discontinued in 1926. According to Alytus cycling tour organizers, …

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From today, overtaking will be banned on some roads – new changes to KET take effect

They will be installed where it is not possible to install bike lanes or bike lanes, bikes will be able to ride without having to line up and not need to get too close to the right edge of the lane. It will also not be possible to overtake bikes on these roads. Lukas Balandios …

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“Queen of Biking” Edita Pučinskaitė: “Wearing the Lithuanian national team jersey is a great honor”

Edita Pučinkaitė. Photo: Personal Archive “Queen of Bikes” – That’s how one of the best Lithuanian cyclists of all time, Edita Pučinskaitė – is called. During her more than 20-year career as a professional cyclist, she has won possible trophies such as the “Tour de France”, the “Giro d’Italia” world championship and the Lithuanian championship. …

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By bike to Juodkrantė – Crossing the hole: repairs will have to wait

Jurgita, who went to Juodkrantė a few weeks ago, said the trip was intense. Klaipėda, who loves cycling, said the days at the resort were great, but she probably did not want to travel again this summer. It has been announced that the reconstruction of the bike lane will begin this year, but it seems …

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Olympian in the starting lineup of the MTB Bicycle Marathon Cup

Daiva Tušlaitė-Ragažinskienė. On Sunday, Anykščiai will host the first stage of the 2022 MTB Bicycle Marathon Cup, where nearly a thousand cyclists will test their strength. The 21st season welcome event will take place in three Lithuanian cities this year: the second stage is planned in Ignalina and the third in Vilnius. “I am happy …

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At the Lithuanian street cycling championship, 19-year-old A. Mikutis won the E. Šiškevičius

The Lithuanian Road Cycling Championships take place on Wednesday in Kuldyga along with the Latvian champions. I. ulesulienė, representative of the Italian team “Aromitalia – Basso Bikes – Vaiano”, covered a distance of 17 km in 24 minutes. 20.3 sec. (Average speed – 41.9 km / h). Inga became the national champion of the event …

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