Rwandans scoop four medals at Africa Cup in Eritrea
Rwandan riders put in a strong performance at the inaugural continental Africa Cup that was concluded on Sunday in Asamara,Eritrea.
The Rwandan U23 team of Mugisha Samuel, Munyaneza Didier,Mugisha Moise and Manizabayo Eric took the silver medal at the team time trial events on the first day of the competition.
It’s SILVER for #Rwanda🥈!Congratulations to our national U23 team on winning the silver medal in the team time trial events on the 1st day of the #AfricaCup! #Rwanda finished ahead of #Ethiopia and behind #Eritrea to set the second fastest time! 🇷🇼🚴🏿♂️💨🙌🏿 pic.twitter.com/YmLQBODqh4
— Cycling Rwanda (@cyclingrwanda) November 21, 2018
Tour du Rwanda reigning champion Mugisha Samuel added two other medal finishing second the men’s elite and third in U23 road races with the bronze medal in the individual time trial going to Mugisha Moise.
The medals keep coming for 🇷🇼 as @samuelmugisha97 grabs two medals 🥈🥉in today’s elite men & U23 road race finishing 3rd and 2nd respectively!Congratulations boys!#proudofyou🇷🇼🚴🏿♂️🚴🏿♂️🚴🏿♂️🚴🏿♂️💨 pic.twitter.com/ocieZ6aI86
— Cycling Rwanda (@cyclingrwanda) November 24, 2018