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Sporty And Gorgeous! 200+ Beauties Take Part In Minsk Bike Carnival

Hundreds of Belarusian beauties took to the streets of Minsk to take part in a bicyle carnaval last weekend.

Not your typical bicycle ride.

bicyle carnaval

TUT.BY joined a cheerful crowd of bike lovers who leisurely rode around the city in a colourful parade.

Wearing offbeat urban costumes the women competed for the titles of “Miss Velograce” and “Miss Velosport”.

Read also: Visually impaired man rides bike on busy Minsk atreets and this is why

They showed their skills in bicycle dancing, spinning exercise bike pedals and most graceful walk down the red carpet with a bicycle.

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

bicyle carnaval

The race was led by the eight-time World Champion in track sprinting Natallia Tsylinskaya and “Eurovision” participant Ruslan Alehno

Besides the parade, International UCI Europe Tour road races – 176km Minsk Cup and 145km Grand Prix Minsk – was held in Minsk.

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The 4th edition of the race gathered 160 professional racers from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland and other countries.

Cycling culture is getting more popular in Belarus, with  bicycle parking lotscityride bicycle rental network, various parades and bike challenges.

Recall that last year the European Union has allocated €560,000 to encourage Belarusians to ride bicycles in cities.

Source: TUT.BY

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