This impressive achievement was made on the 13th of April 2006 at a 500-meter competition in Bordeaux, France where the World Championships were held. President Alexander Lukashenko congratulated the outstanding Belarusian cyclist with this victory.
Natalia Tsilinskaya started last on the shortest distance, but was able to overtake all the leading competitors for the gold medal and won the title of the World Champion in this discipline for the fifth time.
Natalia Tsilinskaya is the face of Belarusbank brand on international competitions. She has won the title of World cycling Champion seven times.
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