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Team Navy Visits Team RAGBRAI



The RAGBRAI staff was honored to welcome representatives from Team Navy that were in town during Veteran’s Day.  Rear Admiral Craig McDonald, Rear Admiral Ben Gaumer, Steve Kelly, John McCormack and Sr. Chief Brent Arntze presented RAGBRAI an appreciation plaque and gifts as a token of their appreciation.

WE APPRECIATE WHAT YOU HAVE DONE AND CONTINUE TO DO FOR OUR GREAT COUNTRY!  THANK YOU!

 

5 Responses on “Team Navy Visits Team RAGBRAI

Doug

November 12, 2012 at 12:03 pm

Thank you for keeping us safe at home. Take care!

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kim schroder

November 12, 2012 at 1:14 pm

Thanks for your service Team Navy
(and a big thanks to the Team Navy rider that stopped and helped my husband & I with a flat!)

Michael Knapp

November 16, 2012 at 2:21 pm

Welcome aboard for another year Team Navy. It’s good to see the blue and gold on the ride. I’m an “old salt” now known as Big Bird on Team Flamingo. Will be looking for you on this year’s RAGBRAI. I’ll be the guy in pink shouting, “Make a hole, regular Navy coming through.” ha!

Dirk Debbink

November 18, 2012 at 4:04 pm

BZ, Team Navy!

Abers

November 27, 2012 at 10:40 am

Thank u for keepin us safe here at home! I will always look up to u guys. GO TEAM NAVY!

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