#SovietUnion

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Bike in the USSR: The strange history of Soviet biker gangs

The Soviet Union didn’t have Hell’s Angels, but, as you can see in these pictures, a vibrant biker subculture formed in the 1980s during perestroika.   

Sports | Cycling

WorldRiders2, Cycling the USSR, 1989 | Pinterest |

First foreigners allowed to cycle across the Soviet Union we entered from Romania and I exited into Xinjiang, China. A very exciting time of change, Glasnost, Perestroika and new found freedoms after a massacre.

Music | Music

Eduard Khil - Mr. Trololo (FULL PERFORMANCE 1976)

Full Soviet TV special.