Rwanda at 2018 Commonwealth Games

Rwanda is a sovereign state in central and east Africa and one of the smallest countries on the African mainland. Kigali is the capital and largest city of this country.

Athletes from Rwanda will compete in the 2018 Commonwealth Games which is scheduled to take place in the Gold Coast, Australia from 4 to 15 April 2018.

Rwanda has been taking part in the Commonwealth Games since 2010 Commonwealth Games and so far have participated in 2 commonwealth games.

Rwanda has never managed to win a medal at Commonwealth Games.

Rwanda at 2018 Commonwealth Games

I am sure people of Rwanda would be eager to know about Athletes / Participants taking part in 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Rwanda Athletes Participating in 2018 Commonwealth Games :

17 athletes from Rwanda will take part in 4 sports events at 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Athletics –


Track & road events –

James Sugira – 5000 m
Christophe Tuyishimire – 5000 m
Alexis Nizeyimana – Marathon


Track & road events –

Alice Ishimwe – 800 m
Beatha Nishimwe – 1500 m
Salome Nyirarukondo – 10000 m

Beach Volleyball –

  • Charlotte Nzayisenga, Denyse Mutatsimpundu – Women’s Beach Volleyball

Cycling –

Road Cycling –


  • Joseph Areruya – Road race
  • Didier Munyaneza – Road race
  • Valens Ndayisenga – Road race
  • Jean Paul Ukiniwabo – Road race
  • Jean Claude Uwizeye – Road race
  • Bonaventure Uwizeyimana – Road race
  • Joseph Areruya – Time trial
  • Didier Munyaneza – Time trial
  • Valens Ndayisenga – Time trial


  • Beatha Ingabire – Road race, Time trial
  • Magnifique Manizabayo – Road race, Time trial

Powerifting –

  • Vedaste Niyonzima – Men’s lightweight

Live Broadcast, Live Streaming of 2018 Commonwealth Games in Rwanda :

In Rwanda, Live Streaming of Commonwealth Games 2018 will be available on while Live Broadcast of the Event in Rwanda will most likely be available on DirecTV, CBU, CWC, ESPN, etc. TV Channels.