Match Vilnius Culture Night
Freetime

New take on FIFA World Cup fever in Vilnius

Much like the rest of Europe, World Cup fever has hit Vilnius. However, focus shifted away from the tournament yesterday and onto another interpretation of the world’s most popular sport – a football-inspired dance performance piece called Match. The performance was one of many that took place yesterday throughout the evening and into the early hours of this morning as part of Vilnius Culture Night, an annual summertime event that transforms the city into numerous open-air stages for music, dance, theatre, cinema and photography. […]

Coach Antanas Jakimavičius could with doping substances
Sports

2 Lithuanian national track cycling team coaches suspected of doping distribution

Police in Klaipėda have brought formal suspicions against two coaches of the Lithuanian track cycling national team as part of a pre-trial investigation into prohibited doping substances. […]

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Foreign affairs

Lithuanian, Russian officers discuss preparations for 2018 FIFA World Cup

Lithuanian and Russian officers gathered in the border city of Pagegiai on Wednesday to discuss handling of bigger flows of travelers to the Russian Kaliningrad region for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. […]

Ieva Januškevičiūtė at the the women’s giant slalom at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang
Sports

Alpine skier Ieva Januškevičiutė shows attitude in Olympic GS

Ieva Januškevičiutė finished the women’s GS in 54th position; Mikaela Shiffrin of the U.S.A. won her first of what is likely to be several gold medals of the Games. […]