Moscow Cyclists Brave Minus 25 Degree Freeze For City Bike Marathon

Moscow's bicycle lovers took to the streets for the capital's annual winter cycle marathon this weekend, despite freezing temperatures of minus 28 degrees Celsius.

The marathon, which took place alongside the Kremlin Walls and the frozen Moskva River, is held in a bid to promote the need for better cycling infrastructure in the capital.


'Always Ready!' 95 Years of the Soviet Union's Pioneers

The Soviet Union's Pioneer Organization marks its 95th anniversary today, May 19, 2017. The Moscow Times looks back at the Soviet Union's "always ready" children.

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