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Africa Cycling Revolution

Africa Cycling Revolution
Africa Cycling Revolution

A lively journey across sub-Saharan Africa to uncover a new generation of cyclists and how the sport is reaching new audiences. 

Episode 1: The taxi bike riders of thousand hills

The incredible tale of top Rwandan female cyclist Jeanne D'arc Girubuntu, and how she became a role model for young cyclists in her country.

Produced by the Olympic Channel

Episode 2: South African BMX stars are made in Velokhaya

How does the Velokhaya Life Cycling Academy creates champions - on and off South Africa's BMX tracks? 

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Episode 3: Kenyan Cycling legends in the making

"We can't just put a runner on a bike." How Kenya's cycle teams are trying to emulate the nation's sporting heroes.

Produced by the Olympic Channel

Episode 4: Attitude at Altitude: Ethiopian cycling on the rise

The behind-closed-doors story of how Alen Girmay became the first winner of the Tour of Ethiopia. 

Produced by the Olympic Channel

Episode 5: A family affair: The Eritrea cycling dynasty

Discover the reasons why cycling is the most popular sport in Eritrea and how the top riders become national heroes.

Produced by the Olympic Channel

Episode 6: The secrets of DR Congo's cycling Revolution

In a nation devastated by an active volcano and 20 years of permanent war, meet the young cyclists aiming for Olympic Games glory.

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