The idea of the event is to popularise velorolling as an exciting family sport. The event will start at 11 a.m. on the 31st of August and continue in several stages and participants divided into several groups depending on their age and bicycle sizes. The event will also include a parade of masks and velorolling demonstrations. For the first time, electric bicycles are permitted to participate in the competition.
Thematic division: Riga Carnival
Begins : 31.08.2014 08:00
Ends: 31.08.2014 14:30
- Uzvaras bulvāris 15
Form of event:
Category of event:
- Participation of the public
Audience of event:
A presentation of velorolling – a hybrid sport created in Latvia that combines cycling and inline skating where a skater is pulled by a bicycle (akin to winter skijoring).
Web address: http://riga2014.org/skijorings