Each year these ten Official RAGBRAI® Bike Shops have their repair vans on the bike route taking care of the riders. Other than RAGBRAI, these bike shops are the only vendors with permission to sell official RAGBRAI t-shirts and other RAGBRAI mementos. If you need help to prepare for RAGBRAI, any of these shops will be happy to assist you.
The Official RAGBRAI® Bicycle Shops will be providing daily copies of the Des Moines Register for RAGBRAI participants and residents of the host communities.
Remember to wear your helmet whenever you are on a bike and always RIDE RIGHT®!
- Bike Country
825 East 1st Street
Ankeny, IA 50021-2058
Web site: bikecountry.com
- Bike World
5950 Village View Drive
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Web site: bikeworldiowa.com
- Bikes to You
921 Broad Street
Grinnell, IA 50112-2047
Web site: bikestoyou.com
- Boulevard Sports
4211 Chamberlain Drive
Des Moines, IA 50312-2210
Web site: blvdsports.com
- Connecticut Yankee Pedaller
906 Court Avenue
Chariton, IA 50049-1826
Web site: cypbikes.com
- Harper’s Cycling & Fitness
1106 Grandview Avenue
Muscatine, IA 52761-1631
Web site: harperscycling.com
- Letsche’s Bike Shop
215 West Main Street
Cherokee, IA 51012-1851
Web site: letsches.com
- Rasmussen Bike Shop
301 Grand Avenue
West Des Moines, IA 50265-3715
Web site: rasmussenbikeshop.com
- Rider Sales, L.L.C.
102 East 3rd Street, Suite B
Washington, IA 52353-2205
- Spoken Wheel Cyclery
420 Washington Avenue
Iowa Falls, IA 50126-2313
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!
Bicyclists on The Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa love to dream up wild, kooky team names that often are as loud and colorful as their Spandex duds. Real RAGBRAI ...
The Quad Cities Bicycle Club, the sixth-largest cycling club in the United States, celebrated their 50th Anniversary this past year while also celebrating the life of one of the most ...
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.
Do you think you can pick the eight overnight towns for RAGBRAI XLIII? Enter the contest and see how close you come. Last year, 6 of 8 towns was the best ...
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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