Artūras Kasputis

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Artūras Kasputis
Artūras Kasputis - TDR 2012.jpg
Kasputis at the 2012 Tour de Romandie
Personal information
Full name Artūras Kasputis
Born (1967-02-22) 22 February 1967 (age 48)
Klaipėda, Lithuanian SSR
Team information
Discipline Road and track
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1992 Postobón
1994–2002 Chazal-MBK
Managerial team(s)
2013– Ag2r-La Mondiale

Artūras Kasputis (born 22 February 1967 in Klaipėda) is a retired track and road racing cyclist from Lithuania, who represented the USSR at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. There he won the gold medal in the men's 4.000 team pursuit, alongside Viacheslav Ekimov, Dmitry Neliubin and Gintautas Umaras. During the Soviet time he trained at Dynamo sports society in Klaipėda.[1] He was a professional road cyclist from 1992 to 2002, and afterwards became a cycling manager in the professional circuit.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Panorama of the 1986 Sports Year (in Russian). Moscow: Fizkultura i sport. 1987. p. 179.