RAGBRAI XLIV Countdown – July 24-30, 2016
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Expo Exhibitors

Here is a list of exhibitors attending the 2015 RAGBRAI Expo.  This list will update with 2016 Expo Exhibitors soon:
  • Adaptive Sports Iowa 
    Providing Sports and Recreation opportunities for athletes with physical disabilities
    Web site: adaptivesportsiowa.org
  • American Diabetes Association – Tour de Cure
    More than just a cycling event, it’s a life changing event.  Riders of all levels join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes.
    Web site: diabetes.org/tourdecure
  • Bianchi USA
    Providing bicycle demos during the week of RAGBRAI.
    Web site: bianchiusa.com
  • Bicycle Illinois 
    Offering bicycle tours in and around the state of Illinois.  Also offering transportation service between Chicago and RAGBRAI®.
    Web sites: bicycleillinois.com
  • Bike Country
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: bikecountry.com
  • Bike Rags
    Reflective bike shirts, made from Bamboo!
    Web site: bikerags.co
  • Bikes to You
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: bikestoyou.com
  • Boonville Missouri Tourism – City of Boonville
    Information for the city of Boonville Tourism and the Katy Trail in Missouri
    Web site: goboonville.com
  • Boston Bill Sunglasses
    Sport and fashion sunglasses
    Web site: bostonbill.com
  • Bracketron (Xventure)
    Smartphone, tablet and action camera accessories
    Web site: bracketron.com
  • Cardiostrong
    Premier sports drink mixes and athlete gels will make sure you have an enjoyable ride from start to finish. Cardiostrong’s products are scientifically based to replenish important electrolytes, vitamins, amino acids, proteins and nutrients, so that your body and mind remain fueled and focused. Easy to carry, mix and consume, we use premium ingredients to boost energy and endurance, and fight dehydration, cramping and fatigue through your ride.  Products contain NO artificial flavors, colors, sweeteners or preservatives and are gluten free, dairy free and vegan.  Additionally, our expertly formulated mixes and gels are affordable, taste great and are gentle on your stomach.  Come sample and see what makes our product line simply the best on the market!
    Web site: cardiostrong.co
  • Cat-Ears, LLC
    Wind noise reduction, ear warmers & covers for cyclists
    Web site: cat-ears.com
  • Chainspirations 
    Affordable Jewelry from recycled bicycle chains! Vivid and colorful – choose your own colors! Necklaces, bracelets, earrings, zipper pulls and more!
    Web site: chainspirations.com
  • Chamois Butt’r
    Non-greasy skin lubricants developed to improve riding comfort.
    Web site: chamoisbuttr.com
  • Christian Cycling
    A group of Christian cyclists building the body through cycling
    Web site: christiancycling.com
  • CLIF Bar and Company
    Samples of CLIF products including CLIF Bars, Bloks, Gels and Drinks. Look for our booth along the route throughout the week!
    Web site: clifbar.com
  • Compel 
    A clothing and accessories brand made for riders by riders.  Cycling appropriate clothing that’s stylish and comfortable.
    Web site: compelwear.com
  • Connecticut Yankee Pedaller
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: cypbikes.com
  • crazeeHeads, inc
    Decorative helmet covers for multi-sport use
    Web site: crazeeheads.com
  • Darla’s Hip Klips
    Mini pocket/purse that clips to your waistband – no need for belts or belt loops
    Web site: hipdarla.com
  • eoGear, Inc
    U.S.-made eoGEAR-brand bags and accessories for long distance roadies, mountain bikers, gravel grinders, randonneurs and ultracyclists.
    Web site: eogear.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
  • Flora Velo
    Designed to be different.  Fun, flattering women’s performance cyclewear.  We focus on fit, design & fabric.  You have to see and feel FloraVelo jerseys to appreciate how much you’ll love wearing them!
    Web site: floravelo.com
  • Funkier 
    High-performance bike wear, including road and mtb styles; shorts, jerseys, gloves, breathable raincoats, wind vests and more!
    Web site: funkierbike.com
  • Glassisum Designs
    Blown and stained glass art work with a bicycle theme.
    Web site: glassisumdesigns.com
  • granGable
    The granGable, powered by Scheels, is a mass participation cycling event that takes place throughout Johnson County, staring and ending in Coralville Iowa. It combines all that is Hawkeye with a commitment to excellence embodied by Dan Gable.
    Web site: granGable.com
  • Green Guru
    Makers of Backpacks, Messengers, Bike Bags and Accessories made from upcycled and recycled materials like bike tubes, banners, wetsuits and factory scraps.
    Web site: greengurugear.com
  • Harpers Cycling and Fitness
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: harperscycling.com
  • HED Cycling Products
    Founded in the mid-1980’s by Steve Hed, the company prides itself on being privately owned and US-operated.  With Steve’s tragic passing in 2014, Hed Cycling continues to embody his design philosophy.
    Web site: hedcycling.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.  See us to schedule events, races and demos!
    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/ragbrai
  • ICE Dot
    Emergency identification and notification services. Products include, but not limited to, bands, stickers and crash sensors.
    Web site: icedot.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
  • Iowa Hospital Association
    The organization that represents Iowa hospitals and supports them in achieving their mission and goals.
    Web site:  ihaonline.org
  • Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation
    A private nonprofit conservation organization working to ensure Iowans will always have beautiful natural areas – to bike, hike, and paddle.
    Web site: inhf.org
  • Iowa Renewable Energy Association (IRENEW)
    Founded in 1992, IRENEW is a membership-based educational non-profit organization supporting education and policy encouraging renewable enerby technologies and development.
    Web site:  irenew.org
  • Jamis Bikes
    Holding road and mountain bike demos featuring the latest Carbon Xenith SL and Cabon Xenith Endura Elite
    Web site: jamisbikes.com
  • Johnson Charger
    Kickstands, lights, frame accessory mounts, jerseys, slap koolers.
    Web site: johnsoncharger.com
  • Kaddy Rack
    Handlebar rack that allows the rider to attach more items to their handlebars & cleans up the clutter!
    Web site: kaddyrack.com
  • KATY Bike Rental
    Complete outfitting on the Katy Trail including Shuttle, Bike Rental, Baggage Transfer, Guided Trips, souvenirs and accessories.
    Web site: katybikerental.com
  • Kinetic
    Indoor trainers and cycling accessories
    Web site: kurtkinetic.com
  • Letsches Bike Shop
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
    Web site: letsches.com
  • Lift
    Bringing style and function to recreational cyclists
    Web site: liftcyclewear.com
  • Live The Ride, LLC – Apres Velo
    After cycling apparel and gifts, Funkier cycling shorts
    Web site: livetheride.net
  • Madame Mary, LLC
    Templeton, Iowa’s premium small batch Bloody Mary mix (non-alcoholic)
    Web site: madamemarymix.com
  • Moxie Cycling
    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
  • National MS Society
    Don’t just ride, Bike MS. The National MS Society, Upper Midwest Chapter hosts six premier bike rides in Iowa, Minnesota and North & South Dakota
    Web site: bikems.org
  • NextGen Climate Iowa
    NextGen Climate acts politically to overt climate disaster and preserve American prosperity.
    Web site: ia.nextgenclimate.org
  • Nub Nub
    Bike mounted bottle opener
    Web site: nubnub.us
  • Nuun and Company
    Nuun is an electrolyte drink that comes in a tablet form. It is a low sugar, low calorie sports drink that is meant to optimally hydrate.
    Web site: nuun.com
  • Orthopedic Institute
    Orthopedic Institute is the premier provider of orthopedic care in the region. New office is open at Dakota Dunes.
    Web site: orthopedicinstitutesf.com
  • Peace Corps
    Peace Corps is an international service organization that works in grassroots development in more than 60 countries.
    Web site: peacecorps.gov
  • Peak 1 Sports
    Custom Cycling Jerseys and apparel for Teams and Clubs.
    Web site: peak1sports.com
  • PeopleForBikes
    Collaborating with millions of individual riders, businesses, community leaders and elected officials, PeopleForBikes unites Americans to boost bicycling on a national level for results that can be seen locally.
    Web site: peopleforbikes.org
  • Po Campo
    Functional and versatile bicycle bags.  Practical enough for work commutes, and stylish enough to take into the office.
    Web site: pocampo.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
  • Protein2o 
    Protein2o is the first line of naturally flavored, low-calorie waters enhanced with 15g protein and electrolytes giving you a way to keep your body in optimal health. Our light, thirst-quenching flavors will change the way you think about protein.
    Web site: drinkprotein2o.com
  • Road Titans 300
    A three-day fully supported premiere cycling adventure and a professional-like experience like no other cycling event
    Web site: roadtitans300.com
  • Rider Sales, L.L.C.
    One of the official RAGBRAI bicycle shops!
  • Save Our Soles
    Socks proudly stitched in Colorado!
    Web site: sossocks.com
  • Scheels
    Bike clothing, accessories, Go Pro, camping equipment, FroggTogg, Oakley sunglasses
    Web site: scheels.com
  • Sedalia Convention & Visitor’s Bureau
    Bike Katy Trailhead maps, visitor guides, bicycle shop brochures, and Sedalia visitor information. A 225 mile rails to trails state park.
    Web site: visitSedaliaMO.com
  • Sharing America’s Marrow (SAM)
    Registering bone marrow donors to the national registry – all it takes is a cheek swab and consent.  See the story of Alex and her sister Sam and their journey to find a bone marrow match for Sam.
    Web site: SharingAmericasMarrow.com
    A scarf that is a purse.
    Web site: SHOLDIT.com
  • Shuttleguy, LLC
    Distinctive small group bicycle tours in beautiful Wisconsin – RAGBRAI charter and bicycle tour services
    Web site: shuttleguy.com
  • South Sioux City Nebraska Tourism
    Promoting tourism in the Siouxland area.  Pick up a gift bag while supplies last!
    Web site: southsiouxcity.org
  • Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce
    Come see why they are a choice tourism destination
    Web site: bikesparta.org
  • Spinning Wheels Publishing – Bob Kinderman Author
    Sale of Bob’s two books, Tailwinds Across America and Beans And Lolo’s Big Bike Ride
    Web site: tailwindsacrossamerica.com
  • Spirit Cyclewear
    Women’s cycling clothing – multifunctional performance apparel that can be worn on the bike and off. Skrunch Cycle Skirt, bicycle shorts, performance fashion tops.
    Web site: spiritcyclewear.com
  • SteepGrade Bike Racks
    Bicycle racks for transporting bicycles in the cargo area of the vehicle.
    Web site: steepgrade.bike
  • Sweet Spot Skirts
    Women’s workout apparel – workout skirts, tights and shorts
    Web site: sweetspotskirts.com
  • Team Archaeology/Dare to Discover Mobile Museum
    The University of Iowa office of the State Archaeologist and Pentacrest Museums are partnering to link Iowa’s past resources and landscape to the present.
    Web site: uiowa.edu/mobile-museum
  • Tired Ol’ Belts
    Belts made out of recycled bicycle tires and other parts. Everything on each belt is from a bike!
    Web site: tiredolbelst.com
  • Tonik Cycling
    Real jerseys for real women, cycling wear that makes you look as good as you feel. Discover the Tonik difference.
    Web site: tonikcycling.com
  • Transitions® Adpative Lenses
    See life in the best light with Transitions® adaptive lenses. Our everyday lenses automatically adjust from clear to dark and every shade in between.
    Web site: transitions.com
  • University of Iowa Children’s Hospital
    Bicycle safety program for children.  Stop by to pick up great giveaways that will come in handy on the ride!
    Web site: uichildrens.org/KeepingKidsSafe
  • U.S. Marine Corps
    U.S. Military recruiting booth with pull-up bar challenge and Marine branded items to earn
    Web site: marines.com
  • Velo Orange
    Design, manufacture, wholesale, retail, distribute bicycle frames, components and accessories.
    Web site: velo-orange.com
  • Visalus (Body by Vi)
    Protein shakes, protein cereal, 100% all natural energy drink – Neon.
    Web site: prbossow.bodybyvi.com
  • Yakima Products
    Bike racks, watersport racks, cargo boxes, baskets & bags.  Everything you need to hit the road this summer.
    Web site: yakima.com


Here is a list of Participant Guide advertisers not attending the expo:
  • Aero Tech Designs
    Manufactures and sells high quality cycling apparel. Made in the U.S.A.
    Web site: aerotechdesigns.com
  • Auto Rack Lights
    A patented auxiliary lighting system for the back of your vehicle.  Be seen with Auto Rack Lights.
    Web site: autoracklights.com
  • Bike Florida
    Non-profit organization supporting Florida’s Share the Road and promoting safe cycling in the state of Florida – fundraising through bike tours
    Web site: bikeflorida.org
  • Bike Maine
    Week long bicycle tour put on by The Bicycle Coalition of Maine to promote bicycle tourism and spur economic development in small towns
    Web site: bikemaine.org
  • Gran GABLE
    The granGable, powered by Scheels, is a mass participation cycling event that takes place throughout Johnson County, starting and ending at the Iowa River Landing in Coralville.  It combines all that is Hawkeye with a commitment to excellence embodied by Dan Gable.
    Web site: iowacitycoralville.org
  • North Carolina Amateur Sports (Cycle North Carolina)
    Web site: ncsports.org
  • Pork Belly Ventures, LLC
    Bicycle and Luggage shipping to and from RAGBRAI.  Serving as a RAGBRAI charter for several years.
    Web site: sendmybike.com
  • Ride Idaho
    7-day Bike Tour in the state of Idaho
    Web site: rideidaho.org
  • Stone Cold Outdoor
    Offering an innovative bicycle beer pannier and bike trunk, a bicycle cooler bag for maximum hydration
    Web site: stonecoldoutdoor.com
    Inn-based tours of Southern Indiana with camping options featuring the Indiana State Parks
    Web site: triri.org
  • Velo View Bike Tours
    Velo View Bike Tours offers highly personalized, carefully crafted and surprisingly affordable all-inclusive bike vacations that provide spectacular scenery and a safe & fully supported cycling experience.
    Web site: veloviewbiketours.com

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