Joseph Areruya Crown the Tour du Rwanda on its 9th EditionPosted By: Saddam MIHIGO - On:19/11/2017
Areruya 21 used 20 hours, 21 minutes and 29 seconds in 816 km distanced road. Areruya won the Kigali-Huye Stage before crowning the Rubavu-Musanze stage even Simon Pelaud was with the Yellow Jersey.
Talking to media, Areruya thanked the Fellow Rwandans for the support and his teamates from Team Dimension Data.
"I am very happy for the results and our hard working as Rwandans who were participating. Thanks to FERWACY and our fellow Rwandans as well as our leaders from Team Dimension Data".
Tour du Rwnda 2017 top 10:
4.Nsengimana Jean Bosco
7. Jeannes Matthieu
Tour du Rwanda Holders since 2009:
2009: Adil Jelloul (Maroc)
2010:Teklemanot Daniel (Erythrea)
2011:Kiel Reijnen (USA)
2012:Lill Daren (USA)
2013: Dylan Girdlestone (South Africa)
2014: Ndayisenga Valens (Rwanda)
2015: Jean Bosco Nsengimana (Rwanda)
2016: Ndayisenga Valens (Rwanda)
2017: Areruya Joseph (Rwanda)
The 2014 and 2016 winner, Valens Ndayisenga won the Kigali-Kigali stage this Sunday
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Joseph Areruya is the Tour du Rwanda 2017 Champion