A Ride with Rafiki from Rwanda

Two worlds collide when fabled cyclist Jock Boyer guides a team of Rwandan genocide survivors to the Olympics. Rising from Ashes is about Team Rwanda, redemption, recovery, and riding the bike.

After a screening in Seattle, I rode with Rafiki, a member of the team who said, team is team.

That means, “the freedom of the bike gives purpose to their pain.”

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Rising from Ashes soundtrack samples were composed by Joshua Myers. Find the documentary online and at a screening near you.

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