St. Petersburg cyclists open the season!

19 April 2017

Spring bicycle ride will block the central streets of the city. On Sunday the lovers of eco-friendly transport will open the season with a mass bicycle ride. It is expected that 5 thousand people will ride in a convoy.

 

Cyclists will start the ride from Roshchino (an urban-type settlement in Leningrad Oblast) at 10 a.m. The bike convoy will move along Primorskoe shosse through Setroretsk and will reach the Park of the 300 Anniversary of Saint Petersburg. It is expected that there will be held various celebrations in honor of the opening of the bike season.

After that at 3 p.m. the sportsmen will ride to the Dvortsovaya Square and cover more than 13 km distance. At that time, the traffic on ulitsa Savushkina, Primorskoe shosse, Kamennoostrovsky prospekt, Troitsky most and Millionnaya ulitsa will be blocked.

After the finish, the winners will be awarded at the Dvortsovaya Square.