BERLIN – Lithuanian cyclist Simona Krupeckaitė won the silver medal in the women’s Keirin at the 2017 UEC Track Elite European Championships in Berlin on Saturday.
Born December 13, 1982 in Utena, Simona Krupeckaitė is a Lithuanian professional track cyclist. She is the 2009 500 m Time Trial World Champion and World Record holder at 33.296s, and the 2010 Keirin World Champion. She also won the 2009, 2010 and 2016 Lithuanian Sportsman of the Year award. In 2010 Krupeckaitė reached one more world record. This time she achieved 10.793 s record at Flying 200 m time trial event.