• Photo: Ryan Heffernan

    Wooden Bike Classic racers run in the streets of Butare.
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    Tom Ritchey, founder of Project Rwanda, takes a break from riding through the hills.
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    Lake Kivu, Rwanda.
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    A young fisherman tries his luck on the shore of Lake Kivu.
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    Wooden bikes are still used throughout the country to haul goods.
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    A Rwandan boy walks home through tea fields.
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    Team Rwanda riders Abraham Ruhumuriza, Nathan Byukusenge, and Nyandwi Uwase (left to right) on the starting line of the Wooden Bike Classic Road Race.
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    School children cheer on Team Rwanda Rider Rafiki Jean De Dieu Uwimana and a Kenyan rider during the race to Butare.
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    Racers wait at the starting line of the Wooden Bike Classic.
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    One of the lucky winners of the Wooden Bike Classic Single Speed Race rests on his prize, a new Project Rwanda coffee bike.
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    The Rwandan wooden bike.
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