At 8 a.m. in Pembroke on Saturday, Jean-Aime Bigirimana, better known as JaBig, was up and ready to begin the Quebec leg of his cross-Canada cycling trip.
Mornings are a tough time for JaBig, as most nightclub DJ’s would normally be heading to bed around that time after a Friday night.
“I wake up at 5 a.m.,” says the 41-year old, born in Rwanda. “By the time I start getting ready its 7 o’clock. So it takes me two hours to wake up.”
Almost everyday since August 6 in Victoria, B.C., JaBig has gotten on his bicycle as he tries to complete his ride from the…