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RAGBRAI XXXVII Survey Results

RAGBRAI XXXVII Survey Results

We thank you for your feedback that will help make RAGBRAI safer and more enjoyable for all!

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RAGBRAI Reunion Recap

RAGBRAI Reunion Recap

It was a beautiful end-of-summer day for riding. We appreciate those who helped make this inaugural event take place. Mark your calendars for August 28, 2010 in Ankeny ...

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RIDE RIGHT Community of the Year Award: Council Bluffs

RIDE RIGHT Community of the Year Award: Council Bluffs

The RIDE RIGHT Community Award is presented each year to the town that best promoted safety events and improved the safety level for riders in their community during RAGBRAI. Council ...

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The 2009 Rider Cup Award:  Henry County High Wheelers Bicycle Club

The 2009 Rider Cup Award: Henry County High Wheelers Bicycle Club

The Rider Cup Award is presented to the club or team that best promotes the RIDE RIGHT® philosophy before and during RAGBRAI. The Rider Cup will be presented to the ...

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RAGBRAI is over, now what?

RAGBRAI is over, now what?

After RAGBRAI is over I always notice a lot less bike traffic on the bike trails around Des Moines. I suspect a lot of people make it through ...

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Tyson Helps to End Childhood Hunger by Feeding Riders

Tyson Helps to End Childhood Hunger by Feeding Riders

Tyson's commitment to "Powering the Spirit" is helping to end childhood hunger in Iowa by raising funds and awareness to feed children in our communities.

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Miller Lite Returns as Official Beer of RAGBRAI

Miller Lite Returns as Official Beer of RAGBRAI

RAGBRAI welcomes the return of the Miller Brewing Company as a Friend of RAGBRAI. Miller Lite is the official beer for RAGBRAI XXXVII. Miller Lite also hosts the music stops ...

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Arriving at RAGBRAI and more...

Arriving at RAGBRAI and more…

Information on campgrounds, airport shuttles, long-term parking, maps & directions and a complete list of activities and entertainment at the start of the ride in Council Bluffs and the ending ...

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Iowa Telecom Trailers Return to RAGBRAI

Iowa Telecom Trailers Return to RAGBRAI

The Iowa Telecom Trailers will be located in several overnight towns and other locations along the way. Stop by to check up on your e-mail messages, surf the web, or ...

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RAGBRAI Support Vehicle Route Maps

RAGBRAI Support Vehicle Route Maps

Download the route for Support Vehicles to utilize during RAGBRAI.

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Latest Blog Posts

  • What to look for Wednesday

    Here’s a quick look ahead toward Wednesday’s 38-mile ride from Emmetsburg to Forest City

  • RVs roll alongside bikes in Forest City

    Bicycles make the main appearance during RAGBRAI, but in Forest City, motor homes and recreational vehicles are king.

  • Munson: Celebrating a legend in Bancroft

    Tuesday was unofficial legends day on RAGBRAI XLII.

  • Milford police: Drunken driver injured RAGBRAI pedestrians

    A central Iowa woman was charged with drunken driving and failure to use headlamps late Sunday after authorities said she ran into two pedestrians who had been riding RAGBRAI, the ...

  • RAGBRAI, Lance Armstrong come to Mr. Pork Chop.

    Riders gave their best impressions of the pork chop call (check your volume before playing this video),

  • Time-lapse video: RAGBRAI through Bancroft

    We set up a camera in Bancroft to create this time-lapse video of RAGBRAI passing through. Take a look:

  • Braving the Karras Loop

    BANCROFT, Ia. — Some RAGBRAI riders decided to drudge through an extra 26 sweaty miles and conquer the Karras Loop, Tuesday. The loop, which went through Burt and Lone Rock, is ...

  • Video: Slow-motion toilet toss in Burt

    This is exactly what it says on the tin. The toilet toss in Burt on the Karras Loop, in slow motion.

  • Video: Meet the NPR crew and Matt Bernhard

    The Register's Michael Morain interviewed Matt Bernhard, son of Mr. Pork Chop Paul Bernhard, and Don Gonyea, Scott Horsley and Arnie Seipel of National Public Radio at the meeting town, ...

  • Peppermint spray refreshes cyclists

    "We're doing a peppermint aromatherapy spritz to kind of cool people off," said licensed massage therapist Christina Gibbs, owner of Spa-Dee-Dah.

Latest Videos

  • A high pressure system will bring cooler, drier air to central Iowa on Wednesday. RAGBRAI riders can look forward to a much more comfortable ride

  • Lance Armstrong met riders and the famed Mr. Pork Chop during a RAGBRAI stop in Bancroft on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

  • Bancroft is the home town of Paul Bernhard, the original Mr. Pork Chop.

  • The Andorfer family, led by father Gene, 80, uses RAGBRAI as a chance to spend a week together.

  • We asked RAGBRAI riders about their porkchop from the famous Mr. Pork Chop in Bancroft.

  • Titonka firefighters hostes a water battle fundraiser with fire hoses Tuesday afternoon.

  • A time-lapse video shows the flow of bicycles through Bancroft on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

  • The NPR crew and son-of-Mr.-Pork-Chop Matt Bernhard speak to the Register's Michael Morain.

  • Riders who took the Karras Loop for a 105-mile day got a special bonus: the toilet toss in Burt. We've slowed the video down for extra fun.

  • It's been very comfortable, except for being a bit warm when it's 100 degrees out.

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