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Documentary tells Team Rwandas moving story

Updated: May 8, 2013, 3:06 PM ET
By Kathryn Bertine | Special to espnW

In the spring of 2012, African cyclist Adrien Niyonshuti qualified for the London Olympics in mountain biking. While all Olympic qualifications are remarkable feats, Niyonshuti's triumph brought a litany of firsts. He was the first black African to compete in mountain biking. He was the first Rwandan cyclist at the Games. But before those accomplishments came an achievement more impressive than any other: Niyonshuti was part of the first cycling team composed of Rwandan genocide survivors.

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