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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 …

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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 …

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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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Royal Enfield auctions bike for Riders for Health

12 January, 2015

Royal Enfield, the world’s oldest motorcycle brand in continuous production, has raised £3,500 for Riders for Health, after auctioning one of its Continental GT bikes at Motorcycle Live 20 … read more

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Appeal raises half a million pounds for maternal health in Nigeria

08 January, 2015

Supporters of Riders for Health have raised over half a million pounds for the organisation's Miles for Mothers appeal, which will help get more healthcare on the road in Africa. The money, which … 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.

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

Volunteering has double the impact

12 January, 2015

It was the thrill of the MotoGP track that first got volunteer, Nick Fountain, hooked on Riders for Health and now his volunteering has helped raise over £1,000 for our work in Africa through the Sainsbury’s Local Hero Scheme.

Nick began volunteering for Riders for Health 10 years ago, after meeting US Grand Prix star, and co-founder of the charity, Randy Mamola. The pair met at the … read more

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