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Ride the Rift

When: 1- 9 November 2019 | Where: Kenya

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Registration fee: £1,850 per person  (A 30% deposit is required to secure your place, with the balance due no less than 8 weeks before departure).

Minimum sponsorship: £2,000
(Your commitment explained)

An once-in-a-lifetime 8-night cycling challenge through Kenya’s most iconic landscapes whilst raising vital funds for education in rural Kenya. 

You will be guided on a fully supported 300km cycle starting near Nairobi, then onto the heart of the Great Rift Valley, and through the wildlife rich plains of the Maasai Mara. You will be accompanied by a fantastic team of local guides, cooks, and drivers. Cycling will be on- and off-road, and hardtail mountain bikes are provided to do the job. 

Ride East Africa is organised by The Slow Cyclist  and Charity Links. Fundraising from this event will be split between Build Africa and five other charities which support educational and development work. By cycling for Build Africa specifically, 75% of the funds you raise will go towards Build Africa and 25% will be divided between the remaining partner charities.
 

How do I get started?

  1. Register for Ride the Rift
  2. Set up a fundraising page with VirginMoneyGiving
  3. Start training for your epic event!

If you have any questions about taking part in a Build Africa event, please email [email protected] or call +44 (0)1892 519 619. We'll only use the information you provide to deal with your request.