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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 …

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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 …

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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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Signed BSB tyre to be auctioned for Riders

03 February, 2015

Riders for Health are giving fans the chance to own a unique BSB tyre, signed by past and present stars of the sport. The tyre, which has 19 signatures in total, will be auctioned on the Riders for … read more

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Riders for Health launch exclusive 2015 MotoGP™ passes

28 January, 2015

Riders for Health are looking ahead to another thrilling MotoGP™ season by offering fans the chance to bid for exclusive paddock passes for every race in the MotoGP calendar. The 2015 season … 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.

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

A small team making a big difference

19 January, 2015

With reliable transport, a few people really can have a huge impact. In Kenya, Riders for Health works with small community-based healthcare organisations, helping them to reliably reach patients in their local communities.

Bungoma Home Based Care have been working with Riders for Health since 2009, bringing health care to over 8,000 people living with HIV/AIDS in the Bungoma region. Rider’ … read more

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