Rwanda Ride Tips from Coach Craig

The Rwanda Ride is just around the corner. I have been asked by many “how do I prepare for this endurance ride?” Well, the single smartest thing you can do is increase your single day ride hours. By doing this, you will learn about how you, your bike, and the … Read More

How to Train for the 50 Mile Ride for Rwanda

Share this Post So you’ve decided to attempt the 50 Mile Ride.  That’s AWESOME!  And for a great cause.  Maybe this is your first time hitting a big distance, or maybe you’ve done it before and want it to hurt a little less.  Wherever you are in your cycling journey, … Read More

Qhubeka Info: 700 Bikes this year

Qhubeka Last year we had an opportunity to utilize a new bike providing parter in Qhubeka and were able to deliver 700 bikes to Eritrea!  This is an increase in over 450 extra bikes that will now be changing the lives of the less fortunate.  We are absolutely amazed and … Read More

Help Us get to $1,000,000 Raised this Year!

You have been at this with us for 11 years – changing peoples’ lives in Rwanda an surrounding communities for the better. Thank you!!! This year, we are projected to break the $1,000,000 mark for funds raised over the last 11 years. Due to your amazing hearts, the countless hours … Read More

We Have Changed Our Name… Slightly

All of you old school guys and gals know that 50 Mile Ride for Rwanda was always called “The Rwanda Ride” by nearly everyone. This year, as we looked back on where we have been and where we are going, we realized how big this event has become and all … Read More

“Dougie Style Mustache” Contest

We are celebrating the ten year anniversary of the 50 Mile Ride for Rwanda this year! As I am sure many of you know, our founder, the heavily mustached Doug started this event on his 50th birthday (hence the 50 mile distance) and this year he is turning 60! And … Read More

720 Utility Bikes to Eritrea This Year

Thanks to YOUR participation as a rider, sponsor, donor, or volunteer – we will be able to deliver 720 utility bikes into the African country of Eritrea this year! Our friends at Team Africa Rising have been working closely with the Eritrean Commission of Sport, the Cycling Federation, UNDP, the … Read More