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50 photos: Zach Boyden-Holmes’ favorite RAGBRAI 2014 photos

50 photos: Zach Boyden-Holmes’ favorite RAGBRAI 2014 photos

Register and Juice photographer Zach Boyden-Holmes road along on this year's route. Check out his 50 favorite photos.

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Video: RAGBRAI rolls through Nora Springs

Video: RAGBRAI rolls through Nora Springs

Experience the morning RAGBRAI excitement in Nora Springs.

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RAGBRAI's Team Tucker rides with St. Bernard in tow

RAGBRAI’s Team Tucker rides with St. Bernard in tow

One of the most beloved first-time riders on this year's RAGBRAI hasn't pedaled a single mile.

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Why I RAGBRAI on a recumbent

Why I RAGBRAI on a recumbent

TERRIL–Mike Leegard calls himself the human power plant. Solar panels behind his recumbent help keep his younger sisters connected to the world during the Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa. “I ...

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Flag flap: Is it OK to bike across the painted Stars and Stripes?

Flag flap: Is it OK to bike across the painted Stars and Stripes?

Rock Valley, Ia. – Here’s why RAGBRAI bicyclists won’t roll across 24 depictions of the Stars and Stripes painted on the highway as they roll out of town Sunday morning between ...

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All You Need to Know About the RAGBRAI Baggage Transport Trucks

All You Need to Know About the RAGBRAI Baggage Transport Trucks

A great benefit of your RAGBRAI registration is baggage transport between the overnight towns. In addition, RAGBRAI establishes a campground exclusively for riders who utilize the RAGBRAI baggage transport.   Here’s how ...

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RAGBRAI 2014 route: Small towns, northern ride

RAGBRAI 2014 route: Small towns, northern ride

A return to small-town Iowa is in store for more than 10,000 riders rolling across the state in RAGBRAI’s 42nd year. The Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa — the ...

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RAGBRAI 2014 logo is revealed

RAGBRAI 2014 logo is revealed

The logo for the next Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa has been revealed. The logo, unveiled Thursday in Des Moines, was designed by Suzanne Milosevich, the designated artist in ...

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  • Introducing the RAGBRAI XLIII Logo!

    We are excited to reveal our new logo for RAGBRAI XLIII and 2015!

  • RAGBRAI XLII Survey Results

    All of us here at RAGBRAI would like to thank those who took the time to complete the surveys after RAGBRAI XLII.  4,470 online surveys were completed, providing ...

  • Des Moines Could Move Part of Great Western Trail

    A section of the popular Great Western Trail in Des Moines would no longer pass through Willow Creek Golf Course, under a plan being pursued by the course's owner.

  • Lost and Found on RAGBRAI®

    Did you get home from RAGBRAI with less than what you started with?  Lost wallets, drivers licenses, and credit cards have already been returned to their owners.  We have several ...

  • Merchandise Returns and Exchanges

    Want to return or exchange an item you purchased on RAGBRAI? Here's how.

  • Meet the woman who rode RAGBRAI in combat boots

    Riders handed her cash from spandex pockets and small-town American Legions put up tip jars to help along the way. So far, Hameister’s raised more than $1,700 for the campaign, ...

  • RAGBRAI Reflections with John Karras

    by John Karras, Grampa RAGBRAI A strange, but predictable, thing happened this year to Ann and I on our way to our umpteenth time to ride RAGBRAI–we were physically unable to ...

  • Rock Valley's Jaydn Faber Wins the RAGBRAI Kid's Art Contest

    The children of the RAGBRAI XLII overnight communities were invited to participate in the annual RAGBRAI Kids’ Art Contest.  The contest called for students in kindergarten through fifth grade to ...

  • RAGBRAI Training: Don’t put your bike away now!

    Well, another RAGBRAI is done and in the books. I hope you enjoyed yourself and I also hope this blogs gave you some advice that helped you prepare adequately for ...

  • Top 10 things we'll remember about RAGBRAI XLII

    After 42 years, each ride can seem pretty much like the one before -- except when they don't.

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  • We are excited to reveal our new logo for RAGBRAI XLIII and 2015! If you join us on our ride across the state next year, you’ll be sure to see welcoming Iowans, lots of farmland and… well you’ll just have to watch the video to find out.

  • Bicyclist Shawn Gosch of Onawa was hit and killed June 20, 2014, by a motorist on Iowa Highway 7 west of Manson. Under Iowa law, the driver of the vehicle was charged with a misdemeanor for unsafe passing and fined little more than $1,550.

  • Look back on the ride of 2014 in this video highlight reel.

  • A group of friends from Canada spent the week on RAGBRAI and recount their best moments.

  • As RAGBRAI XLII comes to an end, friends from California talk about the emotion behind dipping their tires into the Mississippi River at the end of the ride.

  • Riders react at the Guttenberg dip site.

  • Riders stopped for photos on a bluff overlooking the mighty Mississippi River at Guttenberg.

  • Iowan "Bachelorette" competitor Chris Soules greets riders in Strawberry Point

  • Former Iowa Hawkeye and NFL tight end Dallas Clark talks about his second RAGBRAI and his hope of someday moving his family back to Iowa.

  • The LeBeaus are known as royalty in Iowa and for their funky socks!

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