Limping into Masindi

Today was a big ride. We rode 100 km (5 hours and 45 minutes over the course of 8 hours) with over 3000 feet of elevation gain in the heat for Nesha… Read More

Sunshine and Potholes

We have more students than days left to ride so I’m going to be doubling up on longer days. Today’s ride was for Twahire Joyce and Namata Agnes. I always put the… Read More

Bob Marley on a Bike

Today’s 33 mile ride was for Ayet Nabaliwa, a nine-year-old girl who wants to be a nurse. We woke up to African music, Muslim prayers and the biggest cockroach I’ve ever seen…. Read More

17 June, 2019 07:06

Today’s ride was for Mbabali David who we heard just today had to miss school to visit the dentist with a tooth ache. We said a goodbye to Vincent and our new… Read More

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