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Catching up with Joseph Areruya & Samuel Mugisha in Italy
May 19 2017

Joseph & Samuel are riding for Team Dimension Data Continental this year and have spent most of the spring in Italy. Let's hear what they think about this new experience!

You want to support Team Rwanda but don’t know how?  Read here..
May 10 2017

Andrea Dowd decided she wanted to host a fundraising screening of Rising From Ashes. She's traveling to Rwanda later this month and Team Rwanda was on her MUST SEE list! Read how she helped fund 2 weeks of training camps for our young men.

Meet Richard Mutabazi, Team Rwanda’s NEW Deputy Director
March 30 2017

Hiring and training Rwandans to manage the day to day operations of the team has always been our goal and we are very excited about our new addition to the TEAM!

What happens after your racing career ends?
March 20 2017

Nathan Byukusenge, original member of Team Rwanda, 2016 Olympian and now training the next generation of Team Rwanda

She36 Exhibition: Women in Cycling
March 14 2017

Kimberly Coats was contacted several weeks ago by She36, a fixed gear women's cycling club in Berlin, Germany. They were collecting stories for an exhibition to travel throughout Germany.

Meet Denyse Tesire Inspired by Team Africa Rising
March 08 2017

In celebration of International Women's Day we introduce you to a Rwandan woman living in Ghana who has been inspired to ride by the achievements of her hero, Jeanne d'Arc Girubuntu

Africa Women Cycling: Meet Africa’s 2017 Women’s Champion
March 05 2017

Meet the inspirational Aurelie Halbwachs from Mauritius

Africa Women Cycling: South African Para-cyclist Toni Mould
February 17 2017

In this report, we share the story of Toni Mould, an inspirational female Para-cyclist

Team Rwanda Leaves for African Continental Championships
February 10 2017

Head Coach Sterling Magnell and our riders set off for Luxor, Egypt yesterday

New direction for Africa Rising Women’s Cycling (Press Release)
January 29 2017

Read about how we are planning on changing the face of women's cycling across Africa

Africa Women Cycling: Nouran Salah & the Cairo Cycling Geckos
January 22 2017

This week we tell the story of a group of women breaking norms and getting out on their bikes in Cairo, Egypt

Team Rwanda Cycling: Behind The Scenes Stories #2
December 23 2016

Sharon Bayingana shares her thoughts and experiences behind the scenes with the team

African Continental Championships Preparations: Men’s Team Time Trial
December 16 2016

Ahead of the ACC in Luxor in February, coach Sterling Magnell puts the team to work

Team Rwanda Cycling: Behind The Scenes Stories
December 14 2016

Sharon Bayingana shares her thoughts and experiences behind the scenes with the team

New Generation of Mechanics Get Their Level One Certificates
December 07 2016

Team Rwanda Cycling Head Mechanic Jamie Bissell puts the next gen through their paces

Tour du Rwanda 2016 Team Profiles: No5: The Mechanics!
November 12 2016

As the build-up to the 2016 Tour du Rwanda begins, we profile the mechanics who work hard to keep the racers going.

Become a Member of Team Rwanda
November 07 2016

In 2016, Adam Bucklin, a cyclist from Bend, Oregon, decided he wanted to race for Team Rwanda. At the end of the season, he had donated over $4,000 in race winnings to the team. In 2017, we're looking for many more Adams and Adamettes. Purchase a TRC kit and become a member of Team Rwanda and help us raise money to support the young men and women of Rwanda racing. Just being visible in the TRC kit and telling our story can inspire others to give. JOIN TEAM RWANDA today! Email us at [email protected] for more info. WE NEED MORE ADAMS!

Tour du Rwanda 2016 Race Team Profiles: No3: Team Rwanda (National Team)
November 05 2016

As the build-up to the 2016 Tour du Rwanda begins, we profile the Rwandan riders in the race.

Tour du Rwanda 2016 Race Team Profiles: No4: The Pro Riders
November 03 2016

As the build-up to the 2016 Tour du Rwanda begins, we profile the Rwandan riders in the race.

Tour du Rwanda 2016 Race Team Profiles: No2: Club Benediction
November 03 2016

As the build-up to the 2016 Tour du Rwanda begins, we profile the Rwandan riders in the race.

Tour du Rwanda 2016 Race Team Profiles: No1: Les Amis Sportif
November 01 2016

As the build-up to the 2016 Tour du Rwanda begins, we profile the Rwandan riders in the race.

Story: “Can Africa have a Professional Women’s Cycling Team?”
November 01 2016

Team Africa Rising defies stereotypes while gaining respect. Read more on this piece by Reynolds Cycling

Excitement from the media and sponsors for Team Africa Rising!
September 28 2016

Podcasts, Articles and Interbike - Team Africa Rising Is Big News!

Team Rwanda: Tour of Ivory Coast and Beyond
September 27 2016

What's coming up for Team Rwanda Cycling...

Team Africa Rising’s Jeanne d’Arc Movie wins prestigious award!
August 28 2016

Faustin Niyigena's short documentary wins big at Kenya's Slum Film Festival

First Eritrean female cyclist to race professionally in the United States
August 10 2016

Team Africa Rising helps first Eritrean female cyclist to race at pro level in the United States

Race Report: Ride London Classic
August 01 2016

Team Rwanda Cycling line up with the world's best cyclists

Team Rwanda-Dassi training hard for Ride London Classic
July 29 2016

Our riders take on 150 of the world's greatest bike races on 31 July

Come and cheer on Team Rwanda against the world’s best in London
July 25 2016

Come and cheer our young riders on as they race Chris Froome and other stars this Sunday

Team Rwanda to race the world’s elite
July 24 2016

Our four young riders have been invited will race the Ride London Classic

Race Report: Grand Prix of Wales
July 19 2016

Team Rwanda-Dassi show serious potential at tough Elite Road Race

Race Report: Chepstow Grand Prix
July 14 2016

See how Team Rwanda-Dassi got on at this elite British circuit race

Race Report: Ryedale Grand Prix
July 11 2016

Sunday 10 July saw Team Rwanda Dassi enter the Ryedale Grand Prix in Yorkshire

Coach Sterling takes on the mighty Red Hook in London
July 10 2016

Team Rwanda coach Sterling fulfills a life dream of taking part in a Red Hook Crit

Team Rwanda UK Tour - Bike Fit Day
July 10 2016

Our young cyclists spent a day at Dassi HQ getting professional bike fits

Staff Member of the Week: Janvier
July 07 2016

Janvier has been a guard at Team Rwanda HQ since March 2014...

Team Rwanda honorary rider Adam wins big in Oregon
July 04 2016

Adam Bucklin, an honorary TRC MTB racer won the Oregon State Championship & XC Series on Saturday

Olympic broadcaster tells the Team Rwanda story
July 02 2016

Official Olympic news channel UOL has created several films to tell the remarkable story of Team Rwanda

Adrien is going to Rio!
June 30 2016

Team Rwanda and Dimension Data star Adrien Niyonshuti will represent Rwanda in the Elite Road Race at Rio2016

Bonaventure Uwizeyimana becomes 2016 Rwanda National Champion!
June 28 2016

Rwandan National Championships see a group of new faces become champions!

Joseph and Camera impress the world at Vuelta a Colombia
June 27 2016

After 1,717km, Team Rwanda Cycling's rising young talent gave a good account of themselves

Jeanne d’Arc & Dimension Data riders dominate National ITT Champs
June 25 2016

Adrien Niyonshuti of Team Dimension Data and Jeanne d'Arc Girubuntu win Rwanda Men's and Women's ITT National Champs

Joseph Areruya impresses the crowds on Stage 12 at Vuelta a Colombia
June 25 2016

Joseph and Camera have maintained their strong performance in the 211km penultimate stage of Vuelta a Colombia

Joseph and Camera blitz Stage 9 of Vuelta a Colombia
June 23 2016

U23 superstar Joseph Areruya and Elite rider Camera Hazuzimana pull some huge performances out of their lockers on Stage 9 in Colombia

Team Rwanda fundraiser Adam Bucklin making a big difference
June 22 2016

Adam Bucklin, racing as honorary Team Rwanda rider, is smashing the Epic MTB Series!

Team Rwanda going well at Vuelta Colombia
June 19 2016

Camera and Joseph have impressed so far in South America at half way point...

Tour du Rwanda 2016 edition expected to be best ever
June 12 2016

President of Rwanda Cycling Federation promises most exciting edition yet

Our debut at Vuelta a Colombia!
June 12 2016

Team Rwanda will be making our debut at the Vuelta a Colombia from 13-26 June

Jeanne d’Arc named as one of 21 Global Cycling Heroes!
June 07 2016

Jeanne d'Arc Girubuntu features in Bicycling as one of its heroes of world cycling

Matrix Fitness Cycing Team Hit The London Nocturne
June 06 2016

Matrix Fitness Cycling - supporters of Team Rwanda's Jeanne d'Arc - race hard at London Nocturne

Head Coach Sterling takes on the Red Hook Crit in London!
June 01 2016

Rwanda national team head coach Sterling Magnell invited to race for our friends Giant Camden

Africa Kit Appeal draws over 1,000 items of new & unused cycling Kit!
June 01 2016

The Africa Kit Appeal, organized by Team Dimension Data pro rider Matt Brammeier, has collected over 1,000 items of kit for young male and female riders in Rwanda and across Africa

Nathan’s Road to Rio 2016
May 30 2016

2016 is a huge year for Team Rwanda's Nathan Byukusenge! Read more to hear his story...

Extreme photo competition winner announced!
May 25 2016

Congratulations to our fan Tim Burton, who took this amazing photo on the side of a huge volcano, on the continent of Antartica!

Interview: US MTB Rider Adam Buckin Races For Team Rwanda Cycling
May 24 2016

We are very excited to have a new honorary team member racing US MTB for Team Rwanda Cycling

Team Rwanda racing hard in Eritrea
May 17 2016

Watch Head Coach Sterling Magnell's new movie showing our riders in beautiful Eritrea

Head Coach Sterling Magnell takes part in Q&A at top London bike cafe
May 16 2016

London audience quizzes Team Rwanda Cycling's head coach Sterling Magnell following screening of our film Rising From Ashes

Samuel Mugisha hits the power!
May 16 2016

Samuel Mugisha, one of our rising U23 stars blasted out an incredible 420W today

Ground-breaking partnership with Matrix Fitness Cycling to support Jeanne d’Arc
May 03 2016

Check out our new partnership with Matrix Fitness Cycling to support the development of Jeanne d'Arc Girubuntu - Rwanda's first female pro rider

#FastestWomanInAfrica film released about the amazing Jeanne d’Arc Girubuntu
May 03 2016

Famous Rwanda film-maker Faustin Niyigena has just released a debut film about the life of Rwanda's first ever female rider

Team Rwanda Cycling on the BBC
May 01 2016

Sterling Magnell interviewed by Peter Okwoche for BBC's Focus on Africa

Meet Valens Ndayisenga
April 24 2016

Check out this movie about one of our star riders, Valens Ndayisenga...

Nathan Byukusenge finishes third in 2016 cape epic and breaks SA dominance of the race
March 30 2016

Team Rwanda has a long and proud history of competing in the Cape Epic in South Africa. 2016 was our best ever result!

Areruya shines in Grand Cycling Tour of Algeria
March 10 2016

Team Rwanda Cycling performed incredibly well at this year's Tour of Algeria!

Jeanne d’Arc honored as ‘Woman of Courage’
March 09 2016

Team Rwanda Cycling's Jeanne d'Arc Girubuntu receives major award on International Women's Day

Ethiopia’s Hadnet Asmelash dreams of turning pro in Europe
February 26 2016

Check out the latest news about one of Africa's leading female cyclists

Jeanne d’Arc shines at African Continental Champs
February 24 2016

Rwanda's first female professional cyclist wins Silver in Morocco!

Two More Team Rwanda riders turn pro
February 10 2016

Valens Ndayisenga and Bonaventure Uwizeyimana join Dimension Data's Continental Team

Total Women’s Cycling Profile Jeanne d’Arc Girubuntu
February 10 2016

Rwanda's first female professional cyclist Jeanne d'Arc Girubuntu is profiled in this month's Total Women's Cycling

Team Rwanda Cycling Star Bosco secures a professional contract in Europe
February 01 2016

Following in the footsteps of our famous rider Adrien Niyonshuti, 2015 Tour du Rwanda winner Bosco turns pro

Moto Pacing Training - 5 hours of intense training
January 05 2016

Check out this highlights video of our guys moto pacing on Rwanda's amazing roads. Team Rwanda Cycling riders are elite athletes...

Profile: Youth rider Jean Paul Rene Ukiniwabo
January 01 2016

A major part of Team Rwanda Cycling's mission is discovering new talent and nurturing these young riders

Head Coach talks to millions on the BBC World Service
December 01 2015

Team Rwanda head coach Sterling Magnell spends time with BBC Africa

Samuel Mugisha - King of the Mountains movie released
May 01 2015

Samuel Mugisha is one of the up-and-coming stars of Team Rwanda's U23 group of riders

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