Tour of Rwanda social media footage offers glimpse into passionate cycling support ahead of 2025 Worlds

The UCI announced in September 2021 that Kigali, Rwanda, will host the 2025 UCI Road World Championships

Tour of Rwanda riders tackle the Wall of Kigali
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Social media footage from the sixth stage of the Tour of Rwanda has offered a glimpse into just how entertaining the 2025 UCI Road World Championships could be, with the UCI announcing in September 2021 that Rwanda's capital city, Kigali, will host the event. 

Sports journalist Sammy Imanishimwe shared scenes of Nyabugogo - a Kigali neighbourhood - on Twitter, highlighting the thousands of spectators lining the streets and hanging over balconies just to catch a sight of the Tour of Rwanda riders in the final few kilometres of the race.

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1