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The longest stage of the Tour du Rwanda(Nyanza-Rubavu) is won by Simon Pellaud. He therefore becomes the yellow jersey beholder taken from Rwandan Areruya Joseph. 70 riders started riding from Nyanza towards Rubavu early this morning.  It is 180 long with hilly and cold regions. 

Valens Ndayisenga alias Rukara and the Yellow jersey beholder Joseph Areruya

The journey towards Rubavu has to pass through areas including Ruhango Muhanga, Kabadaha, Rugendabari, Ngororero, Cyome, Cyapa, Ngororero center,  Byungu center, Rugarambiro, Rurambo, Kabaya, Nyabihu district.

From there riders will enter Gitebe, Giciye, Rambura in Gasiza,  Mukamira ,Musanze before entering Rubavu.

They are meant to enter Rubavu via Jenda, Kora, Shaba Kijote of  Bigogwe.

After entering Rubavu they will ride in regions such as  Nkamira, Bazirete, Nyundo, Pfunda, Rugerero, before entering Gisenyi city.

Simon Pellaud the 25 years old rider won the Nyanza-Rubavu stage

The  top 10 best performers of the today’s stage:


Areruya Joseph signing in the Tour List
The technician who accompanies the riders
Some of the officials from the Rwandan cycling federation
Team Rwandan riders getting ready for the action
Ladies in place to make the event more successful
Mugisha told Umuseke that team Rwanda aims at protecting Areruya as to remain the yellow jersey beholder
Valens Ndayisenga the legendary
Before the action starts…
Simon Pellaud as he arrived at the finishing line of the second stage



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