Cycle For Education

African Circumnavigation Solo Bike Ride

Jolandie Rust, an accomplished South African cyclist, will act as Iduka’s Goodwill Ambassador for the duration of her 40,000 kilometers solo tour of Africa. She departed from Cape Town on April 27, 2011, and will be traveling through 34 African countries in a clockwise fashion. Cycle For Education Route (PDF file).

Jolandie Rust passing through Aggeneys, a small mining town in Northern Cape, South Africa.


Raise funds and awareness to support girls’ post-secondary education in Africa.


  1. deliver an open letter to African leaders asking them to promote and protect higher education in Africa.
  2. raise funds and award scholarships to local students.
  3. mobilize volunteers in every country.

Jolandie at the Tzaneen Waterfalls in the Limpopo province in South Africa.

How You Can Help:

Please join forces with Jolandie and support this effort by:


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