Cycling

Europe exposure will make transition to professional riding better,-Fly Club Coach

Line-up of the European races 1. Desselgem (86.7km) – July 7th 2. Menen-Kemmel-Menen (126.9km) – July 11th 3. Dentergrem (84.5km) – July 14th 4. Zottegem-Strijpen (88km) – July 15th 5. Zottegem-Strijpen (88km) – July 16th 6. Opwijk (96.6km) – July 18th...

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 10:15pm

Fly Cycling Club juniors set for race series in Europe courtesy of Skol sponsorship

Line-up of the European races 1. Desselgem (86.7km) – July 7th 2. Menen-Kemmel-Menen (126.9km) – July 11th 3. Dentergrem (84.5km) – July 14th 4. Zottegem-Strijpen (88km) – July 15th 5. Zottegem-Strijpen (88km) – July 16th 6. Opwijk (96.6km) – July 18th...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 7:57pm

Riders enter residential camp ahead of Tour du Rwanda

A total of 18 riders yesterday began an intensive residential training camp at the Africa Rising Cycling Center (ARCC) base in Musanze district ahead of the forthcoming 2018 edition of Tour du Rwanda. This year’s 10th edition is scheduled to get underway from August 5th and run until August...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 9:28pm

Cyclist Uwizeye wins second race in France

Saturday  Manche-Océan – 154km  Top five 1. Jean Claude Uwizeye – 3:39:00 2. Mael Boivin – 3:39:29 3. Ben Carman – 3:39:34 4. Willy Perrocheau – 3:39:38 5. Cyrille Patoux – 3:39:38 Rwanda international Jean Claude Uwizeye has won his second...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 12:15am

Team Rwanda to race in the second edition of Colorado Classic

For the second year running, the national cycling team (Team Rwanda Cycling) will return to the Colorado Classic race in the United States. The 2.HC UCI race is slated for August 16-19. Same as last year during the inaugural edition, Team Rwanda will be the only African and sole national team at...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 10:51pm

“I wanted to debut Tour de l’Avenir as national champion,” says Munyaneza

RWANDA international Didier Munyaneza has asserted that his stunning victory on Sunday in this year’s national road race championship was largely inspired by the desire to debut at the forthcoming 2018 Tour de l’Avenir as the national champion. The 20-year-old Club Benediction rider...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 9:46am

Areruya out to prove a point in national championships

Today Individual Time Trial (ITT): Nyamata 10am Itinerary Women: Nyamata-Mbyo-Nyamata 25km Junors’ men: Nyamata-Mbyo-Nyamata 25km Elites & U23 men: Nyamata-Ramiro-Nyamata 41.8km Sunday Road Race: Kigali-Kigali 9am Itinerary Amahoro stadium – Kimironko –...

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 12:44am

Rwanda takes bold step to become a cycling powerhouse

Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) says that the country will soon become a continental cycling powerhouse, following a government decision to waive the 25 per cent levy that is currently  imposed on imported sports bicycles. While presenting the Rwf2.4 trillion budget for the 2018/2019...

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 11:42pm

FERWACY to stage maiden team presentation ceremony for Tour du Rwanda

Team Presentation Ceremony: Kigali Convention Center Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) will for the first time hold a team presentation ceremony prior to the official start of this year’s Tour du Rwanda. Rwanda Cycling Federation, Ferwacy, president Aimable Bayingana confirmed the...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 9:15pm

Tour du Rwanda 2018 route revealed

The 2018 Tour du Rwanda stages November 5 Stage 1: Rwamagana – Rwamagana (104km) November 6 Stage 2: Kigali – Huye (120.3km) November 7 Stage 3: Huye – Musanze (195.3km) November 8 Stage 4: Musanze – Karongi (135.8km) November 9 Stage 5: Karongi – Rubavu (95....

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 9:40pm

Ukiniwabo now eyes Tour du Rwanda glory after Tour du Cameroun exploits

Youngster Rene Jean Paul Ukiniwabo has said he feels confident and motivated to impress at the forthcoming 2018 Tour du Rwanda following what he described as a very encouraging performance at the just-concluded Tour du Cameroun.  The 20-year old Club Les Amis Sportifs prodigy was part of Team...

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 8:03am

Joseph Areruya set for debut at Germany’s Rund um Köln race

June 10 Rund um Köln (Tour of Cologne) Köln – Köln   (207.7km) Rwanda international and Africa’s highest-rated rider Joseph Areruya will this week mark his debut in one of Germany’s oldest classic cycling races, Rund um Köln, with his French UCI professional...

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 1:02pm

Congratulations to Bona, Team Rwanda Cycling!

Rwanda Cycling Federation has masterminded another victory. This time around through 25-year-old Bonaventure Uwizeyimana, fondly known as Bona, who won the 15th edition of Tour du Cameroun yesterday, to become the first Rwandan to win the annual UCI-rated race. Team Rwanda swept all three top...

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 7:41am

Byukusenge keen to retain Rwanda Cycling Cup

Rwanda Cycling Cup champion Patrick Byukusenge says he wants to become the first rider to win the competition twice since its inception in 2015. The 26-year old Benediction Club Cyclist said this in an interview on Friday. After finishing 17th at the Tour of Senegal last month, Byukusenge...

Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 11:24pm

I want to be back to my best, says cyclist Hadi

Following his first appearance on international scene in two years, star rider Janvier Hadi has relished a chance to revive his career. Hadi, 26, was part of Team Rwanda’s six-man roster that participated at the 17th Tour du Senegal a fortnight ago. Rwanda finished top among the 12 national...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 11:42pm

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