Wheels4Life – Providing Low Cost Quality Bikes for Third World Countries

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W4L Gala Taichung, Taiwan Nov. 20th 2015

W4L GALA Taiwan info

Event: Wheels 4 Life Taiwan Charity Event

Date: November 20th 2015
Location: Windsor Hotel Ballroom, Taichung, Taiwan Time: 6:00 pm – 10:00 PM

Who is Wheels 4 Life ?


Wheels4Life is a non-profit charity (501c(3)), that provides free bicycles for people in need of transportation in Third World countries. We partner with local individuals, organizations and other groups to help us identify persons who sincerely need a bike to be able to go to school or to work. Often these people live in very primitive and remote areas with no access or means to public transportation. The closest school, doctor or work-place might be 10 or 20 miles away. Having a bike can make all the difference in somebody’s life and can give ...


Events & Promotions:

Singletrack 4 LIfe ride in Genk, Belgium Dec. 13th 2015

On Sunday December 13th 2015, the beautiful singletracks in Genk (Belgium) will be the location for a charity ride for ‘Wheels4life’.

The different rides will be available on GPS.

You can register for different distances and levels; 34, 42 and 50km. Groups (ca10-13 people/group) will be decided upon registration. Places are limited so be quick to not miss out on the already legendary 1st edition! 

fee; 30euro

Registration will be confirmed after receiving payment.
Bank account : BE87 7360 2230 3394

Meeting from 9am, start times will be confirmed by email.

bike wash, parking, cyclocross on TV from 3pm, bbq & beer!!

Visit the Singletrack for Life facebook page for more info und updates. Thank you Mark Maurissen 


The Wheels 4 Life Story

Our Story:

For most of us bicycles are recreational equipment, but for some people a bicycle can mean survival.

A bicycle can make all the difference in a persons life. It can be the difference between having a job or not, going to school or not, seeing a doctor or not…

Hans with a woman in Africa

Wheels4Life is a non-profit organization that provides bikes for people in developing countries in need of transportation to get to work or to school, including health care workers. Wheels4life was founded by extreme biking legend and former Mountain Bike World Champion Hans Rey [hansrey.com].

Hans has been a professional athlete for 20 years, he still travels the world promoting biking and riding the unridable. He has been competing and demonstrating his talents in 60 countries, in recent years he been filming documentaries with his ‘Hans Rey Adventure Team’, combining his extreme biking skills with different cultures, always in search of something historical or mysterious.

Wheels4Life is Hans’s way of giving something back to the people he has met on his journeys; Hans remains grateful for the opportunities and career he had through the sport.