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Riders for Health and MotoGP™ are offering fans the chance to discover the exclusive paddock at the TT Circuit Assen, on Wednesday 24th June – just days before the MotoGP race.  …

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Riders for Health has been named as the winner of the prestigious Barry and Marie Lipman Family Prize, which celebrates leadership and innovation among organisations creating positive social impact. …

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See the stars of MotoGP™ at Day of Champions

26 March, 2015

Tickets for Riders for Health’s Day of Champions 2015 will go on sale from 9am on Monday 13th April through the Silverstone website and ticket-line. Riders for Health is the official charity … read more


Riders named as finalists for prestigious prize

13 March, 2015

Riders for Health are delighted to have been named as one of the three finalists for the Lipman Family Prize 2015. The Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize at the University of Pennsylvania is an … read more


Riders for Health and Ford to explore data driven health care

10 February, 2015

Riders for Health have teamed up with Ford Motor Company as part of a brand new initiative designed to address growing global transportation challenges. At this year’s Consumer Electronics … read more

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Riders Blog

Our blog is a space for debate and discussion around development issues. Riders for Health staff share our expertise on strengthening health systems and the critical link that this plays in saving lives in Africa.

Running for Riders

23 April, 2015

This Sunday, thousands of runners will be taking to the streets of the capital to take part in the 35th London Marathon. Hannah Heslop and Frank Miller will be among them, pounding the 26.2 miles of tarmac on behalf of Riders for Health.


Hannah first heard about the work of Riders through her motorcycle-loving Grandfather who is a long standing supporter of the charity. Hannah is also … read more

Jeanette Wragg (1957 – 2015)

05 March, 2015

Jeanette was a life-size fairy in a fairy story. When we started Riders we didn’t really know what to do, or what we needed, and neither did Jeanette. She read about the early-day Riders somewhere and thought it sounded like a good idea.

Ordinary people leave such things at that, moving on to another story or going to make a cup of tea. Jeanette didn’t. She found the phone number … read more

How to keep transport on the road

18 February, 2015

Riders for Health are the experts when it comes to keeping transport on the road. We aim to ensure that no motorbike or vehicle is out of action when it could be delivering life-saving health care. But how do we make sure our bikes are in top condition when they are often hours away from the nearest workshop or garage?

This is where our team of expert mechanics come in. Gerald Sebisi is a Riders … read more

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