… it’s been a long time I haven’t posted anything. Here I am. First of all giving my greates honours to Samuel Mugisha, the King of the thousand moutains.
Growing up, Samuel dreamed of being a part of the Rwandan national cycling team, Team Rwanda, as he believed it would be a way to help make money for his family. What he discovered was something else entirely. In a country trying to get over the trauma of a genocide, Team Rwanda represents a lot more than sport. It represented hope.
London finally welcomes the World to the Olympics 2012
…… and Rwanda Sent Its Best Performers….
Athletics or Swimming Events
Dieudonne Disi is a two-time Olympic competitor in the men’s 10000m. He achieved Rwanda’s best Olympic result in both 2004 and 2008, finishing 17th and 19th respectively. He is hoping to compete again in 2012.
Olympic medal history
- Medal total: 0
- Medals per head: 0
- Olympic debut: 1984
- Total Games appearances: 7
Athletes have so far achieved qualifying standards in the following athletics events (up to a maximum of 3 athletes in each event at the ‘A’ Standard, and 1 at the ‘B’ Standard):
To see their results:
Source: Wikipedia, London Olympics2012