Wheels4Life – Providing Low Cost Quality Bikes for Third World Countries

A message from one of our recipients

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One Bike uplifting our life:

My name is Betty  Otoo  37 year  a widow and peer counselor in my village Acet (Gulu District). I would like to greatly thank Wheels4 life and VAC-NET for providing us free bikes that have changed our lives, I received my Bike in September 2011, and this bike has brought an indisputable change into our family.

Apart from me using the bike to attend weekly reproductive health meetings, I use my Bike to transport greens which I plant in my garden to the market and in return  I buy posho (Cone) for my children this has never happened before  I got this bike.  My son John Bosco uses the bike to go to school and on the same rout he carries our milk to diary where we sell and get some money. The bike which was given to me turned to be a great tool within our family the change we are realizing within the ...

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Rotwild R2 Worldcup Crank Brothers Dreambike for auction now

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This weeks Crank Brothers Dreambike auction: Rotwild R2 Worldcup (M)

Link to auction: http://www.ebay.com/itm/170774205393?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1558.l2649#ht_560wt_1110

Rotwild

frameRotwild R2 World Cupframe sizeMediumframe colorblack w/ red/orangeparts colorRed/Blackframe materialCarbonheadsetMixed TaperedforkRock Shox SID Teamfork travel100mmrear shockDT Swissshock travel110mmfront axle spacing110mm QRrear axle spacing135mm QRwheel size26”wheelsCrankbrothers Cobalt 3handlebarCrankbrothers 11 - 700mmstemCrankbrothers Cobalt 3 - 700mmgripsCrankbrothers CobaltbrakesAvid Elixir CRshiftersSRAM XO 9 speedcranksTruvativ Noir - 3x9pedalsCrankbrothers Candy 3rear der.SRAM XO 9 speedfront der.SRAM X9cassetteSRAMseatpostCrankbrothers Cobalt 11saddleFizik TundratiresContinental Race King 2.2estimated msrp$7,000

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2011

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2011 was a milestone year for Wheels 4 Life. Thanks to so many fundraisers and individual donations we were able to provide over twice as many bikes to people in great need than in 2010. Donations were up and by the end of the year we had a total of 1201 bikes distributed.

I cannot deny that this is very exciting for us and extremely rewarding when we can see so many positive direct results thanks to the work we are doing together. We received so many heartfelt letters of thanks and reports from every single project listing the names with photos of the people with their new bikes. To hear from school children, medical workers and people trying to earn an income to support their families, to read of their joy at having their own transportation is so gratifying. To know that we are making headway, getting stronger, growing and the number of bikes we can give is escalating ...

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IBIS Mojo SL (S) Carbon Crank Brothers DREAMBIKE

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Ibis Mojo SL

 

 

 

 

 

 

Follow this weeks Crankbrothers DREAMBIKE auction on ebay to buy this custom IBIS Mojo SL (size S) full suspension carbon mountain bike:  http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=170769539673#ht_664wt_1110

All the proceeds of this bike will benefit our charity to buy people in need of transportation their own bike. Whoever will buy him or herself the sweet custom bike, will automatically buy 25 - 50 bikes to people in the Third World. Please help us spread the word, since its a win-win for all of us. 

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Tomac Supermatic 120 (M) Crankbrothers Dreambike for auction now

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Tomac low

Tomac Supermatic 120 (M) Cross Country and Trail Bike.

Ebay link: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=170765606452#ht_641wt_1110

If you want to have your cake and eat it too, then you are at the right place. The new Supermatic 120mm carbon bike is pure sexy combined with ultimate performance. Its’ 120mm of travel is delivered in one of the stiffest packages to date, and it provides massive pedaling efficiency with bump absorbing abilities. It’s been developed and ride tested by the greatest ever, constructed with the highest end materials, and uses the latest in design and lab testing techniques. The Supermatic 120 is a serious two-wheeled weapon.

 

frameTomac Supermatic 120frame sizeMediumframe colorBlackparts colorSilver/Blackframe materialAluminumheadsetGravity Itegrated/TaperedforkRock Shox Revelation U-Turnfork travel120-150mmrear shockFox RP23shock travel120mmfront axle spacing110mm QRrear axle spacing135mm QRwheel size26”wheelsCrankbrothers Iodine 3handlebarCrankbrothers Cobalt 11 - 740mmstemCrankbrothers Iodine 2 - 80mmgripsCrankbrothers CobaltbrakesAvid Elixir CRshiftersSRAM XO 9 speedcranksTruvativ Noir 3 x 9pedalsCrankbrothers Candy 3rear der.SRAM XO ...

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