„Latvian Code” documentary about cycle messengers Gentlemen of Riga won 3 awards during National Film Festival Lielais Kristaps.
Ltd Velokurjers fixed bikes on the streets of Riga and participated in a bike ride in Belarus during the European Mobility Week.
3rd to 7th of August in Paris 24th CMWC with 500 participants from 30 countries was held. Latvia was represented by Ltd Velokurjers.
Every year European Cyclists’ Federation members meet in one of the member countries to discuss and share the best practice of cycling infrastructure development. This year 30 member countries were represented, including Latvia.
9th biggest non-commercial velofestival in Kuldīga this year on 28th of May gathered together cycling enthusiasts – day ride 1500 participants, night ride – 1000.
First “KINO PEDĀLIS” festival took place in Valmiera, during which the documentary about messengers Gentlemen of Riga was screened.
Four cyclists have departed to Tajikistan recently, that is to say, on 22 July 2015 to mark the centenary since formation of Latvian Riflemen battalions. They will reach the 5520 meters high mountain pass named in dignity of Latvian riffleman on August 1, the date on which a hundred years ago an order was issued to form the Latvian Riflemen battalions.
The bicycle ride will take place in the region the height of which is several thousand meters above sea level and which is characterizesd by sharp temperature changes from -15 up to +40 grades. A special both summer and winter and so quite heavy equipment and food is provided to the travelers to protect them from the severe weather conditions and reduce the effect of lack of civilisation in mountains.
The Cycling Tour of Kraslava – adventurous and recreational cycling tour along the banks of the Daugava with beautiful landscapes- was held on Saturday, 18 July 2015 during Kraslava town festival. The objective of the event was to promote a healthy lifestyle and use of zero emission transport in public by popularizing cycling.
On Friday, 17th July the Director of Ltd “Velokurjers” Olegs Stoļarovs opened the Peace maple alley planting ceremony during Kraslava town festival.