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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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)
RAGBRAI begins July 19 in Sioux City and ends July 25 in Davenport.
62 photos from the Ragbrai Route Announcement Party at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines.
Here's what you need to know about Saturday's overnight town announcement party and how to be the first to know.
The Register's Kyle Munson and Michael Morain attempt to get an early look at the 2015 RAGBRAI route...
Can't make it to the Route Announcement Party? Head to RAGBRAI.com for a live stream of the event starting at 8:30 Saturday night!
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Do you have the best team jersey? The Iowa Bicycle Coalition and Primal Wear is hosting a Best Bike Jersey contest during the 2015 RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party.
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We are pleased to introduce the official 2015 RAGBRAI XLIII jersey!
RAGBRAI director TJ Juskiewicz annouces the 2015 overnight towns. Ride will start in Sioux City and end in Davenport.
The Register's Kyle Munson and Michael Morain attempt to get an early look at the 2015 RAGBRAI route
We are excited to reveal our new logo for RAGBRAI XLIII and 2015! If you join us on our ride across the state next year, you’ll be sure to see welcoming Iowans, lots of farmland and… well you’ll just have to watch the video to find out.
Bicyclist Shawn Gosch of Onawa was hit and killed June 20, 2014, by a motorist on Iowa Highway 7 west of Manson. Under Iowa law, the driver of the vehicle was charged with a misdemeanor for unsafe passing and fined little more than $1,550.
Look back on the ride of 2014 in this video highlight reel.
A group of friends from Canada spent the week on RAGBRAI and recount their best moments.
As RAGBRAI XLII comes to an end, friends from California talk about the emotion behind dipping their tires into the Mississippi River at the end of the ride.
Riders react at the Guttenberg dip site.
Riders stopped for photos on a bluff overlooking the mighty Mississippi River at Guttenberg.
Iowan "Bachelorette" competitor Chris Soules greets riders in Strawberry Point
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