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. […]

Šarūnas Jasikevičius
Sports

Žalgiris coach Jasikevičius named honorary citizen of Kaunas

The City Council of Kaunas on Tuesday named BC Žalgiris Kaunas head coach Šarūnas Jasikevičius an honorary citizen of Lithuania’s second-biggest city. […]

Bronislovas Vyšniauskas
Sports

President of Lithuanian Weightlifting Federation suspected of doping distribution

Bronislovas Vyšniauskas, president of the Lithuanian Weightlifting Federation and the coach of several well-known athletes, is suspected of doping distribution, which he denies. […]

No Picture
Sports

Government to sign agreement with Football Federation

The government approved on Wednesday a draft agreement with the Lithuanian Football Federation that is expected to pave the way for renewing the country’s football infrastructure and involving more children in the sport. […]

Lithuania’s Andrej Drukarov at the Olympics after the GS
Sports

Baltic skiers attack Olympic giant slalom

Lithuania’s Andrej Drukarov and Estonia’s Tormis Laine made their Olympic debut in the men’s giant slalom Pyeongchang while Latvija’s Kristaps Zvejnieks scored a personal best. […]