Cutting weight

Today’s ride was for Namatovu Patience. Happy Father’s Day to all the dads!! It was a pretty chill day today – 32 miles on part dirt and part pavement into the town… Read More

Boda bandits and volleyball

Today’s ride was for Namukisa Miriam – one who was sponsored by the silent auction. It felt like another very lazy day – at least this morning. We woke up to a… Read More

Waterfalls and Laundry

When we first began talking about this ride, we thought it would be best to ride for six or seven days and then have a day of rest. Today’s spot in Sipi… Read More

And I thought yesterday was hard

Today’s ride was for Nakyambadde Peninah and I needed her motivation every pedal stroke. I was wrong about yesterday being hard. Even though we did a lot of miles, they were relatively… Read More

Baboons and blisters

Today’s ride was for Ssenyonga Eric because I knew it would be long and push my limits. This little man is special to me as he was one of the main inspirations… Read More

Ugandan highways

Today’s ride was for Ndagire Esther. In the interest of giving our butts a break, getting a little reprieve from the constant attention and yells of MUZUNGU!! and putting in some miles,… Read More

Half day

Today’s ride was for Josua. The Kipling Lodge (where we slept last night) and its staff were so lovely that we decided to stay through lunchtime and only have a 20 mile… Read More

Seeing the Nile

I realized I have forgotten to say who we are riding for each day. Day one was for Ssenyonga Jane, the one who has been in and out of the hospital in… Read More

Day two in the books

Well, I started sweating at 7:30 when we woke up to start packing and didn’t stop until about 8 pm after I had made us some dinner using our alcohol stove…thankfully using… Read More

Here Goes…

I actually Googled this phrase and this is what came up: I don’t know about ‘something brave’ but this is definitely something I have never done before. I have never left my job… Read More