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Mount Ayr Man on Mission to Improve Safety for Cyclists

Mount Ayr Man on Mission to Improve Safety for Cyclists

Before Chris Doster’s trip to Des Moines for this coming weekend’s bike summit, his road was filled with bumps and curves.

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Free Expo Added to Iowa Bicycle Summit

Free Expo Added to Iowa Bicycle Summit

The Iowa Bicycle Coalition has added an expo to the Iowa Bicycle Summit for the first time in 2012. This event will feature the latest in bicycle gear, events, ...

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Summit Offers Enthusiasts Chance for Winter Bike Fix

Summit Offers Enthusiasts Chance for Winter Bike Fix

The Iowa Bicycle Summit & Expo has grown into more than just a small gathering of engineers. It’s a winter fix for bicyclists looking toward warmer months.

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Pre-bidding Opens for Silent Auction at RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party

Pre-bidding Opens for Silent Auction at RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party

The Iowa Bicycle Coalition is hosting the annual silent auction fundraiser at the RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party on January 28, 2012. Pre-bidding for silent auction items has begun online

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What’s Happening with the Iowa Bicycle Coalition?

What’s Happening with the Iowa Bicycle Coalition?

From the Iowa Goes by Bicycle Challenge to the Iowa Bicycle Summit & Expo, the Iowa Bicycle Coalition does not slow down as winter sets in!

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Iowa Bicycle Summit & Expo Lines up Top Speakers

Iowa Bicycle Summit & Expo Lines up Top Speakers

Would you like to see the best bicycle facilities and trails in your community? Come to the 8th Annual Iowa Bicycle Summit & Expo on January 27 & 28th, ...

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RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party Moves to New Vets Auditorium Ballroom

RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party Moves to New Vets Auditorium Ballroom

Be there as the RAGBRAI XL overnight towns are revealed for the 40th Anniversary Ride! Join us for the RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party benefitting the Iowa Bicycle Coalition on ...

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Portland Bike Coordinator to Lead Iowa Bicycle Summit Workshop

Portland Bike Coordinator to Lead Iowa Bicycle Summit Workshop

Roger Geller will facilitate the bicycle facility workshop for the 2012 Iowa Bicycle Summit. Since 1994, Geller has been the Bicycle Coordinator for the City of Portland, Oregon.

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Big Changes for 2012 Iowa Bicycle Summit & Expo

Big Changes for 2012 Iowa Bicycle Summit & Expo

If you haven’t attended the Iowa Bicycle Summit & Expo yet, this is the year to circle January 27 & 28 on your calendar now. The 2012 event promises ...

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Latest Blog Posts

  • RAGBRAI Training: Rule #3: Ride Fast

    All right, I know I’ve said numerous times in this blog that RAGBRAI is not a race, so why would I tell you to go out and ride fast in ...

  • Wristband Transfer Form Now Available

    Wristband Transfers: If you are unable to participate in RAGBRAI, and won’t be asking for a refund on your registration, you have the option to sell your wristband packet on our ...

  • RAGBRAI Training: Rule #2 : Ride Far

    Rule #1 is Ride Consistently. Rule #2 is built upon Rule #1. Riding consistently will prepare your body for the daily rigors of riding on RAGBRAI. ...

  • RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Day 7 - Washington to Muscatine

    Today we completed our ride from the Missouri to the Mississippi and rode 49.7 miles from Washington to Muscatine with 1,314 feet of climb.

  • RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Day 6 – Ottumwa to Washington

    Today we rode 68.5 miles from Ottumwa to Washington, with 2,541 feet of climb.

  • 45 photos: Friday RAGBRAI Route Preview

    Take a peek at ride what riders could encounter between Ottumwa and Washington in July.

  • RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Day 5 – Centerville to Ottumwa

    Today we rode 53.2 miles from Centerville to Ottumwa, with 1,999 feet of climb. The landscape stole the show today, we had to stop many times for photo ops.

  • RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Day 4 – Leon to Centerville

    Today we rode 65.1 miles from Leon to Centerville, with 2708 feet of climb. Some riders braved the wind and added 32.3 miles to the route to complete the Karras ...

  • RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Day 3 – Creston to Leon

    It was nice for Tuesday’s ride to be a shorter day allowing riders to recover from some longer hilly days.  The ride checks in at 58 miles of beautiful southern ...

  • 20 photos: Tuesday RAGBRAI route preview

    Take a peek at ride what riders could encounter between Creston and Leon in July.

Latest Videos

  • RAGBRAI 2016 Jersey

  • Merchandise Monday! Riders Try on the 2016 RAGBRAI Jersey

  • Darrel Harken of Riceville said goodbye to his daughter Grace as she headed home on her bike. Moments later he and his other daughter Hannan stop at a car accident only to discover the woman who was hit by a car is Grace.

  • Where will RAGBRAI ride in 2016? See the full RAGBRAI XLIV route including overnight and stopover towns.

  • Register reporters talk with RAGBRAI founder John Karras about the announcement that RAGBRAI and the Des Moines Register were working to create a statue of Karras and fellow founder Don Kaul.

  • RAGBRAI director T.J. Juskiewicz talks about the southern Iowa 2016 route. "We haven't been to some of these towns in a long time!" he says.

  • Miss the live RAGBRAI 2016 overnight town announcement show? Join Kyle Munson, Michael Morain as they chat with RAGBRAI riders and towns vying for a spot on this year's route. And learn the overnight towns, of course!

  • Watch as RAGBRAI director T.J. Juskiewicz unveils the 2016 RAGBRAI overnight towns. The route is heading to the southern cities of Glenwood, Shenandoah, Creston, Leon, Centerville, Ottumwa, Washington and Muscatine.

  • Get the details on this year's RAGBRAI overnight towns in southern Iowa.

  • Join the "Tr3s" amigos for the 2016 BACooN ride June 18 on the Raccoon River Valley Trail. There will be a plethora of bacon.

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