September 18, 2017

2017 RIDE: DAY 9 RECAP

Wheels4WaterDay9_2017 from Rule29 on Vimeo. It’s hard to believe that after all of the planning, deserts, mountains, flats, record heat, being chased by dogs and an amazing time that we are one day away from completing our trip. It’s been a challenging but exhilarating journey. We are humbled by all the support given from family,…

September 18, 2017

2017 RIDE: DAY 8 RECAP

As we swam our bikes through Mississipi and Alabama we were thinking about the reality that we are just two days away from finishing this epic adventure. We also thought about the hope to hit our fundraising goal which would bring thousands safe water, sanitation and hygiene education in the Kaliro District of Uganda. We…

September 15, 2017

2017 RIDE: DAY 6 RECAP

2017 RIDE: DAY 6 RECAP from Rule29 on Vimeo. As we rolled into Gilmer, Texas to complete day 6 it marked an incredible day. Beautiful sunshine combined with some challenging headwinds was the weather for the day, but the people we met were amazing. On several of our stops we were able to talk to…

September 14, 2017

2017 RIDE: DAY 5 RECAP

2017 RIDE: DAY 5 RECAP from Rule29 on Vimeo. We are so excited that we have made it to the halfway mark after a challenging, sometimes windy and hot first part of the ride. We feel privileged that we can do this ride thanks to your support and the support from our co-workers and families!…

September 13, 2017

2017 RIDE: DAY 4 RECAP

2017 RIDE: DAY 4 RECAP from Rule29 on Vimeo. Day 4 started with an early departure from El Paso and a trek up and through the Guadalupe Mountains National Park. And although temperatures hit over 100 degrees again it was so easy for us to get water out of the RV Fridge. Or buy some…

September 12, 2017

2017 RIDE: DAY 2 RECAP

The Wheels4Water team had a challenging second day as they worked their way through a smoking hot Arizona. Needing to start early to make up a 60-mile deficit the team needed to start with some highway riding. The day also included a little bike repair, dealing with several flats, and an unforgiving 106-degree heat and…

August 22, 2017

Wheels4Water Team Story: Change

Dave Weller is one of the new Wheels4Water riders this year. In this video he shares his heart and story about the change we are cycling for in partnership with Lifewater. Our goal is for our four-year total impact to serve over 10,000 Africans. Support Dave and our efforts here!

August 16, 2017

Wheels4Water Team Story: Empathy

Justin Ahrens, one of our founders, shares about his work with Wheels4Water and why he’s riding across the United States to help thousands of Ugandans get access to safe water for life. Learn more and donate at https://give.lifewater.org/events/wheels-4-water-2017/e108439

August 16, 2017

Wheels4Water Team Story: Perspective

Brian MacDonald is the principal of Wonderkind Studios and one of the founding members of Wheels4Water. In this video he shares a story that shifted his perspective and why he’s cycling across the United States in 10 days in the hope to serve over 10,000 Africans. Learn more about the ride and donate at wheels4water.org/

June 28, 2017

Wheels4Water Team Story: New Hope

Wheels4Water Team Story: New Hope from Rule29 on Vimeo. Meet Daren Wendell, a new member of the Wheels team this year and a key team member on the Lifewater International staff. He shares about why he is riding across the United States in 10 days and the new hope it can provide. Please watch and…