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RAGBRAI XLI Expo Keeps on Growing!



We have been busy adding new vendors to the RAGBRAI XLI Expo roster! From bike gear to mementos to cycling related non profits, there is something here for pretty much everyone:

  • Auto Rack Lights
    A patented auxiliary lighting system for the back of your vehicle.  Be seen with Auto Rack Lights.
    Web site: www.autoracklights.com
  • I Can Shine
    I Can Shine is dedicated to the delivery of quality recreational programs for individuals with disabilities.
    Web site: www.icanshine.org
  • Live The Ride, LLC
    Cycling apparel and gifts
    Web site: www.bicyclegifts.com
  • Liveality
    Personalized,  commemorative event photo book.
    Web site: www.liveality.com
  • Peak 1 Sports
    Custom Cycling Jerseys
    Web site: www.peak1sports.com
  • People For Bikes (Bikes Belong)
    Collecting pledges for better biking to unite one million voices for better and safer biking in the U.S.
    Web site: www.peopleforbikes.org
  • Q7 Cycling
    Quality gear for the sphere!  Cycling apparel!
    Web site: www.q7cycling.com
  • R & B Bicycle Stands
    Superstand Bicycle Stands and Accessories
    Email: GKreute@aol.com
  • S & K Innovations
    IQ Massager Pro, Click It Hot & Cold pads
    Email: s.buncey@hotmail.com
  • Swiftwick
    Number one selling sock in cycling, combining compression moisture-wicking, blister-free technology
    Web site: www.swiftwick.com

Click here for a complete list.

The RAGBRAI XLI Expo will be held at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs on July 20th, from noon until 9:00 p.m.

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Before above above, socks can be useful for the purpose of absorbing the actual sweat generated by the feet.It attraction the sweat to parts where free-flowing air dries the perspiration avoiding feet odor build-up.Equally, in cold environments, socks will serves as as remover of moisture generated by the foot and decreases also of a person being ?nduced with frostbite.

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