RAGBRAI XLIV Countdown – July 24-30, 2016
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Save $5 on your RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party ticket!

Save $5 on your RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party ticket!

Hurry, early ticket discounts end on January 15!

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Spazmatics to Play 2014 RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party!  Tickets and Tables Now Available

Spazmatics to Play 2014 RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party! Tickets and Tables Now Available

Be there as the RAGBRAI XLII overnight towns are revealed for the 42nd ride across Iowa! Join us for the RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party benefitting the Iowa Bicycle Coalition ...

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Looking for New Custom Team Jerseys?  Visit Primal at the Iowa Bike Expo this Weekend!

Looking for New Custom Team Jerseys? Visit Primal at the Iowa Bike Expo this Weekend!

Primal will be out at the Expo to show support for both organizations and will be signing up teams and clubs for 2014 custom cycling apparel.

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The Weekend of January 25-26 Hosts Big Events for Bicycling

The Weekend of January 25-26 Hosts Big Events for Bicycling

Many bicyclists ride year round, but others dream of warmer weather and make plans for a full summer of riding. January 25 and 26 hosts events that will put ...

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More Vendors Roll in for the Iowa Bike Expo

More Vendors Roll in for the Iowa Bike Expo

More and more vendors are lining up to be a part of the Iowa Bike Expo on January 26, 2013 at the Iowa Events Center in Downtown Des Moines! It's ...

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Iowa Bike Expo Expands to Accommodate More Vendors

Iowa Bike Expo Expands to Accommodate More Vendors

The Iowa Bike Expo on January 26 will expand to 50,000 square feet as it moves to Hall A at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines. Some booth ...

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Cyclists gear up for 2013 Iowa Bike Expo & Summit, RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party

Cyclists gear up for 2013 Iowa Bike Expo & Summit, RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party

Break out those bikes, and bundle up! The Iowa Bicycle Coalition is proud to announce the 2013 Iowa Bike Expo, Iowa Bicycle Summit and RAGBRAI Announcement Party. Last year’s ...

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Johnny Holm Band Returns for RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party

Johnny Holm Band Returns for RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party

Be there as the RAGBRAI XLI overnight towns are revealed for the 41st ride across Iowa! Join us for the RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party benefitting the Iowa Bicycle Coalition ...

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Latest Blog Posts

  • Honoring the Veterans of RAGBRAI on Monday

    This year RAGBRAI wanted to pay tribute to all the armed service members on our ride - so in Creston on Monday night, we will host a short service in ...

  • "Mile of Silence" and Iowa Bicycle Coalition Petition Brings Awareness to Fatal Bike Crashes

    There have now been eight people that died in bicycle deaths on Iowa's roads and trails. Eight is double the number from 2015 and the highest total since 2010. ...

  • RIDE RIGHT SAFETY TIP #10: The RIGHT Condition

    This is my final article on RIDE RIGHT before the big ride. Ironically, the big tip is “Get yourself in good physical shape.” We start riding on Sunday, ...

  • Free Health & Wellness Screenings in Leon on RAGBRAI in Memory of Chris Charron

    In memory of Chris Charoon, Decatur County Hospital, an affiliate of the Mercy Health Network, has partnered with the Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines and Hy-Vee to offer health and wellness ...

  • Donations Accepted at the RAGBRAI Expo and Karras Loop for Karras/Kaul Statue

    RAGBRAIers have the opportunity to immortalize the individuals that created this event that is known as RAGBRAI!

  • Chris Charron's Legacy will Live on During RAGBRAI

    On Tuesday evening in Leon, RAGBRAI will remember Chris Charron. Chris's passion pushed RAGBRAI into the digital age with their first website as well as his Virtual RAGBRAI.

  • Stop by the PeopleForBikes Booth During the RAGBRAI Expo

    PeopleForBikes is uniting millions of individuals, thousands of businesses and hundreds of communities to make bike riding better for everyone. Stop by their booth during the RAGBRAI expo to ...

  • RIDE RIGHT SAFETY TIP #9: The RIGHT Attention

    It isn’t easy to concentrate for seven days of bicycle riding with 10,000 or more people, but you have to. There are all kinds of things to pay attention ...

  • Only Riding a Few Days on RAGBRAI This Year?

    You can purchase day wristbands or non-rider wristbands before the start of the ride.  Look for our registration table at the Glenwood High School on expo day, Saturday, July 23 from ...

  • RIDE RIGHT SAFETY TIP #8: The RIGHT Attitude

    Having the Right Attitude can go a long way when riding on RAGBRAI. You need to be considerate of others on the ride, as well as being predictable as ...

Latest Videos

  • RAGBRAI FRIDAY: Stop by West Chester Community Center, a former school which in its first year graduated two students in 1921. It is now known for its current \u0022residents\u0022 as locals call the ghostly sightings confirmed by two paranormal gro

  • The Todd House Museum in Tabor, was formerly a stop on the Underground Railroad during the Civil War era.

  • Lyle Dumont talks about his impressive model train display at the Dumont Museum in Sigourney. He began building it in 2008. You can see it Friday on RAGBRAI.

  • Whistle Nut and his bull, Ole, will be in Humeston offering RAGBRAI riders on Wednesday a chance to ride a professional rodeo bull.

  • As RAGBRAI rolls into Villisca on Day 2, riders may want to take advantage of $5 tours of the Villisca Ax Murder House. So what really happened? A tour guide explains one of Iowa's most gruesome, unsolved crimes.

  • Imogene, a small town in southwest Iowa is adding two additional Masses for RAGBRAI riders who wish to attend Sunday service on the first day of this year's ride.

  • Yep, for real. You're welcome. But here's the scoop from gravel-cycling expert Craig Cooper on this year's gravel loop on Day 1 of RAGBRAI.

  • In 1983, Steve Saxton and his family decided to build a lake. One year and over a million yards of dirt later, the Saxton's had built Little River Lake where many a RAGBRAI rider will cool off.

  • On Tuesday, June 28, 2016 a "ghost bike" was installed in rural Boone County to mark the spot where Mark Snopek was killed while riding his bike on August 8, 2007.

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