A survivor of atrocity in the recent genocide in Burundi, @Tuhabonye tells us his story of faith, ultimate forgiveness and running with joy. #runningmotivation @gzlfoundation @AmistadBooks #runningbooks https://t.co/6mip6rsJQh
Gilbert featured in People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive Issue
Pick up the November 22, 2021 issue (on stands now) of @PEOPLE Magazine and read about Gilbert's amazing journey. See an even more detailed version of the story online at People TV.
Sometimes the world can be an unfair and cruel place. Yet even amongst the worst of circumstances and in the midst of unfathomable tragedies, hope and happiness prevail.
Gilbert Tuhabonye knows this.
Gilbert has endured great suffering in his life. Yet his message isn’t one of sorrow or anger; it’s one of joy, faith and forgiveness. Driven by a desire to unleash the potential of anyone who seeks it – in running and in life – Gilbert’s indomitable spirit moves everyone he meets. He inspires others to believe that they can achieve anything, regardless of the circumstances or obstacles. He is a living reminder that humanity is greater than the sum of all the world’s injustices. And he is proof that the work of a few – or even just one – can make this world, our world, a better place.