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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

  • A big thanks to nuun hydration for supporting RAGBRAI

    A big thanks to nuun for supporting RAGBRAI and keeping riders hydrated this summer!

  • Thank you to TransIowa Equipment

    Thank you to TransIowa Equipment for helping keep the #RAGBRAI towns clean every day!

  • Thanks Jamis!

    Just wanted to thank Jamis Bikes for supporting #RAGBRAI this summer. This is the 3rd year Jamis has brought a fleet of bikes to Iowa.

  • Thanks Bianchi!

    Just wanted to thank Bianchi for their continued support of #RAGBRAI every summer by bringing their demo team to Iowa!

  • RAGBRAI Web Store Now Open!

    The RAGBRAI Web Store is NOW OPEN!

  • RAGBRAI Training: Now that RAGBRAI is Over for Another Year, What Should You Do?

    Well, RAGBRAI came and went, and I hope you were well prepared and had a great time. Hopefully you learned something to do better for next year.

  • Adventure Traveler's Video Captures the Essence of RAGBRAI

    Check out this great ‪‎RAGBRAI‬ video from Ryan Van Duzer, who travels the world and creating content aimed at inspiring people to hit the road.

  • Congratulations to the Dream Team on Another Great Year!

    The Dream Team uses the power of a bicycle to assist youth in developing a positive approach to life’s challenges.

  • Congratulations to Grace from Shenandoah for Winning the 2016 RAGBRAI Kid’s Art Contest

    This year’s winner of the RAGBRAI Kid’s Art Contest is 9 year old Grace from Shenandoah. Grace’s artwork depicted the local theme in Shenandoah of “Peace, Love, Ride”

  • Good and bad luck of another unforgettable RAGBRAI

    Amid tragedy and serendipity, you can't make this stuff up.

Latest Videos

  • Take a look back on all the fun moments the Des Moines Register staff captured on video during RAGBRAI 2016.

  • Riders brave the swinging bridge in Columbus Junction.

  • Winds remain out of the northeast for Saturday and with partly sunny skies, highs will hold in the lower 80s. The weekend looks dry for the most part, perfect for those finishing up Ragbrai or maybe heading out to the Indianola Balloon Classic.

  • Omaha-based Team Pump's bus is one of the most colorful, and oldest, team buses currently operating in RAGBRAI.

  • Hal Colliver has been collecting signs since 1973. Its a hobby of his he loves to share with others who often stop by to look at his barn.

  • Teresa Condon and Tracy Henriksen have fun in their infant costumes.

  • Riders take over Wooden Wheel Vineyard

  • The complete century ride, including the Karras Loop, from Leon to Centerville on RAGBRAI 2016.

  • Lyle Dumont has built and rebuilt enough model trains and full size tractors to fill 30,000 square feet of space. Take a look around his collections

  • \u0022The best part of this job is hearing all the thank-yous,\u0022 Iowa State Patrol trooper says.

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