The Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa

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26 Jun

Top 10 Training Tips for RAGBRAI #9 – Thar She Blows, Ride Like the Wind

TJ Juskiewicz - 4 comments

You can count on one thing, there is almost always wind in Iowa.  So you’d better be ready to deal with it.  Headwinds are a fact of cycling life, so ...

23 Jun

Alert Iowa will Warn Riders of Severe Weather During RAGBRAI

TJ Juskiewicz - 5 comments

ALERT IOWA is an emergency messaging system that will send you text message warnings of severe weather during RAGBRAI

19 Jun

Top 10 Training Tips for RAGBRAI #8 – Get Ready for the Hot, Humid Days of RAGBRAI

TJ Juskiewicz - 6 comments

We’ve been in a warm spell the past couple of weeks, just in time to remind me of things to consider when cycling in the heat and humidity.

15 Jun

AAA- The Auto Club Group will Provide Complimentary Light Service to All Registered RAGBRAI Support Vehicles

TJ Juskiewicz - 0 comments

Light service will include activities such as battery, lockout, tire and fuel service, but will not include free tows.

14 Jun

Tide: America’s Beloved Brand Partners with RAGBRAI

TJ Juskiewicz - 4 comments

RAGBRAI is pleased to announce a partnership with Tide for this summer’s ride. Be on the lookout for Team Tide as they’ll be handing out samples on the route.

2 Jun

Top 10 Training Tips for RAGBRAI #7 – Iowa isn’t Colorado, But There are Still 13,000 Feet of Climbing on RAGBRAI. Get Your Climbing Legs On!

TJ Juskiewicz - 2 comments

Iowa has a reputation of a being a flat state. So it’s a little surprising that I get so many questions about how to train for the hills on ...

1 Jun

Online Registration for RAGBRAI Ends Today (June 1)

TJ Juskiewicz - 4 comments

The online registration system will not be available after June 1. To confirm your registration status, go to My RAGBRAI/My Profile/Registration Status.

30 May

RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Set for June 4-10

TJ Juskiewicz - 2 comments

For the 13th consecutive year, the RAGBRAI staff and a select group of cyclists will ride the entire RAGBRAI route 50 days in advance of the event.

26 May

Are You Interested in Becoming a RAGBRAI RIDE RIGHT Ambassador?

TJ Juskiewicz - 9 comments

We appreciate any help that we receive from RAGBRAI clubs and individuals to help make RAGBRAI as safe as possible. We are asking for volunteers to serve as RAGBRAI ...

24 May

Top Ten Training Tips #6: Is Your Bike in Shape?

TJ Juskiewicz - 0 comments

So far these training tips have focused on getting your engine (you) in shape for RAGBRAI. But you don’t do it alone.