If you are new to RAGBRAI, welcome! You can create your profile on entries.ragbrai.com. Click on “Create a profile,” which is the first step towards submitting a RAGBRAI entry. You’ll create a log-in that you can use to register and to check the status of your entry. Fill out the form, click submit and you will receive an email from RAGBRAI con
firming your profile creation and your username and password that you will use to log-in when you register for RAGBRAI XLI.
If you have registered for RAGBRAI in the past, you will now see that we are accepting an online waiver for all riders that are over the age of 18! We hope this simplifies the registration process for individuals and team/group members.
If you registered for last year’s ride, please take a minute to review your online profile and make any necessary changes. Have you moved? Do you have a new email address? These are important forms of contact that need to be accurate in order for you to receive correspondence from RAGBRAI.
To review your profile, go to entries.ragbrai.com; log-in with your username and password; click “Edit your profile,” located on the right side of the page; and update your profile as needed.
Forgot your password? Click on “Lost Password” on entries.ragbrai.com; type in your username and email address; click “Recover”; and an email with your password will be sent to you.
Forgot your username? Send and email to email@example.com with your first name, last name, and date of birth. We will be glad to send you an email with your current username.
RAGBRAI XLI Registration Fees
- Week-long Rider ~ $150
- Week-long Non-Rider ~ $35
- Daily Wristbands ~ $25 a day
- Vehicle Passes ~ $35
- RAGBRAI XLI Jersey ~ $50
(Purchased with registration, saves $10!)
- RAGBRAI XLIFull Kit (Jersey & Shorts) ~ $100
(Purchased with registration, saves $20!)
- RAGBRAI XLI Full Kit (Jersey & Bibs) ~ $110
(Purchased with registration, saves $20!)
NEW FOR 2013For the first time ever, RAGBRAI is offering a women’s sleeveless raglan cut version of the official RAGBRAI XLI jersey. Also new to RAGBRAI XLI, we have expanded the men’s jersey sizing to include 5XL.
Key Dates for 2012/2013
December 1 (Saturday)
“Guess the Route Contest” Opens Online
January 25-26 (Friday-Saturday)
Iowa Bicycle Coalition’s Iowa Bike Summit
January 26 (Saturday afternoon from 3pm-5pm)
RIDE RIGHT Meeting for Clubs & Teams
Veteran’s Auditorium in Downtown Des Moines
January 26 (Saturday evening from 8pm-11pm)
RAGBRAI’s Route Announcement Party
Veteran’s Auditorium Ballroom in Downtown Des Moines
benefitting the Iowa Bicycle Coalition
February 15 (Friday)
Deadline for Paper/Manual Applications
Pass-Through Route Announcement
April 1 (Monday)
Deadline for Applications
May 1 (Wednesday)
Lottery Results Online
May 15 (Wednesday)
Deadline for Refunds
July 20 (Saturday)
July 21-27 (Sunday-Saturday)
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