RAGBRAI XLIV Countdown – July 24-30, 2016
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RAGBRAI Expo Exhibitor Preview



The RAGBRAI Expo is always a great way to start off a week of RAGBRAI – and this year’s vendors won’t disappoint. You’ll be able to check out the latest bicycles, clothes and accessories, get that last-minute tune up on your bike from one of our 10 RAGBRAI Bicycle Shops, pick up your official RAGBRAI gear and more! The current list of vendors is below, with more to come as we get closer to July. It all happens at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs on July 20th, from noon until 9:00 p.m.

  • Adaptive Sports Iowa 
    Sports and Recreation programming for the physically disabled population
    Web site: adaptivesportsiowa.org
  • American Red Cross 
    Providing a cooling station at the expo
    Web site: redcross.org
  • Bicycle Illinois 
    Bicycle tours in and around the state of Illinois
    Web site: bicycleillinois.com
  • Bike Country
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: bikecountry.com
  • Bikes to You
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: bikestoyou.com
  • Boonville Missouri Tourism
    Catch the Katy to Boonville! Let Boonville, Missouri Tourism help you plan your trip on the Katy Trail.
    Web site: GoBoonville.com
  • Boston Bill Sunglasses
    Sport and fashion sunglasses
    Web site: bostonbill.com
  • Chainspirations 
    Jewelry from recycled bicycle chains! Vivid and colorful – choose your own colors! Necklaces, bracelets, earrings, zipper pulls and more!
    Web site: chainspirations.com
  • Connecticut Yankee Pedaller
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: cypbikes.com
  • Des Moines Register
    Official RAGBRAI XLI Souvenir Packs
  • Chamois Butt’r
    Chamois Butt’r is the original non-greasy chamois cream and the favorite of professional and recreational cyclists.
    Web site: chamoisbuttr.com
  • Draft Cyclery 
    Technical, innovative, stylish and comfortable cycle clothing make to enhance the cycling experience – affordably!  We carry the entire gamut of apparel by Funkier.
    Web site: draftcyclery.com
  • Ellsworth Correctional Facility Bike Shop
    We are a bike refurbishing program distributing bikes to families in need across the globe.
    Email: casey.strong@doc.ks.gov
  • Enzo’s Cycling Products, Inc.
    A skin and chamois cream designed to increase a cyclists’ ride quality in and out of the saddle
    Web site: enzoscyclingproducts.com
  • Eruption Effervescent Energy
    Eruption is a new, natural effervescent energy supplement that can be added to any beverage. It is low caffeine, low cal, and has low carbs; plus it has more electrolytes than leading sports drinks. Eruption’s small packet means you can easily carry it with you in your pocket while biking.
    Web site: eruptionusa.com
  • Feedback Sports
    Our mission is to create products that we are proud of and believe in with a company that our customers feel good about.
    Web site: feedbacksports.com
  • Harpers Cycling and Fitness
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: harperscycling.com
  • High Roller USA
    Oh man, remember that thunderous roar? Remember those relentless power slides? At High Roller USA, we believe your inner child needs to get out more. We believe your vivid memories of your best toy ever are valid. We believe that kind of joy still has a place in your life. The High Roller USA Adult Size big wheel trike can take you there. Adult size, race ready.
    Web site: HighRollerUSA.com
  • High Country Shipping 
    RAGBRAI works with High Country Shipping (HCS) for all bike shipping to and from our event.
    Web site: highcountryshipping.com
  • Human and Natural History Partners
    The office of the State Archaeologist and the Iowa Geologic and Water Survey, partnering to link Iowa’s past resources and landscape to the present.
    Web site: iowaarchaeology.org
  • Iowa Bicycle Coalition
    The Iowa Bicycle Coalition builds partnerships, educates Iowans, and helps to establish safe and enjoyable bicycle transportation and recreation networks throughout Iowa.
    Web site: iowabicyclecoalition.org
  • Letsches Bike Shop
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: letsches.com
  • Madame Mary, LLC
    Non-alcoholic Bloody Mary mix – two flavors, original and spicy
    Web site: madamemarymix.com
  • Moxie Cycling Company 
    Moxie Cycling, where high performance meets high style, Moxie cycling is a women’s specific cycling apparel company leading the evolution to bring a woman’s unique needs to the forefront of cycling apparel. Ultra comfortable, performance oriented, and stylish women’s cycling apparel by and for women with moxie.
    Web site: moxiecycling.com
  • None The Less Garments
    We strive to develop highly functional clothing that can be worn commuting through intense weather conditions, however, look and feel good in a work environment.
    Web site: nonethelessgarments.com
  • Peaceful Mountain, Inc.
    Chafe rescue lotion – Homeopathic lotion with soothing herbs which may relieve irritated skin and redness caused by friction.
    Web site: peacefulmountain.com
  • Pope Photography 
    RAGBRAI XLI souvenir photos. Sign up at the RAGBRAI Expo or at various points along the route.
    Web site: stevepope.com
  • Primal Wear 
    High quality custom cycling apparel for clubs, teams and events.
    Web site: primalwear.com
  • Raccoon River Valley Trail 
    Promoting the Raccoon River Valley Trail. “Becoming One of America’s Best Recreational Trails.”
    Web site: raccoonrivervalleytrail.org
  • Rumble Yell
    Rumble Yell is the hilarious new book about America’s biggest bike ride, by national best seller Brian David Bruns.
    Web site: BrianDavidBruns.com
  • Rider Sales, L.L.C.
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
  • Save Our Soles
    Selling cycling socks.
    Web site: sossocks.com
  • Sedalia Convention & Visitor’s Bureau
    Bike Katy Trail maps, visitor guides, fliers & coupons. A 225 mile rails to trails state park.
    Web site: visitSedaliaMO.com
  • Shuttleguy, LLC
    Distinctive small group bicycle tours in beautiful Wisconsin.
    Web site: shuttleguy.com
  • Specialized Bicycles 
    Test the Best! We will have test bikes available for you to try throughout the week.
    Web site: specialized.com
  • Swiftwick
    Swiftwick is the number one selling sock in cycling, combining compression, moisture-wicking, and blister-free technology.
    Web site: swiftwick.com
  • Tour d’Afrique
    Choose a tour on one of 6 continents and in over 60 countries around the world. From two weeks to four and a half months, we have an amazing cycling expedition waiting for you!
    Web site: tourdafrique.com
  • United States Marine Corps 
    The chance to become one of the few.
    Web site: marines
  • Watertown Bicycle Club
    Hosting the Gran Fondo South Dakota and the Tour de Prairie
    Web site: watertownbicycleclub.com
  • WD-40 Bike
    The new line of WD-40 Bike products was developed for riders who love keeping their rig in top condition…whether it’s on the move or standing still
    Web site: wd40bike.com

See you there!

2 Responses on “RAGBRAI Expo Exhibitor Preview

Sandaltan

April 20, 2013 at 5:15 pm

Ya know….Saturday is my favorite day of RAGBRAI. No hills and so what if it is hot or rains???? A time to meet old friends, make new friends, relive some great rides and of course….eat and drink. The ride just gets better every year.

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