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20 photos: Tuesday RAGBRAI route preview

20 photos: Tuesday RAGBRAI route preview

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

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RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Day 2 – Shenandoah to Creston

RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Day 2 – Shenandoah to Creston

Today’s ride is the longest of the week with over 75 miles of scenic riding with about 4,000 feet of climb. Click the link to read more about the ...

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RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Day 1 – Glenwood to Shenandoah

RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Day 1 – Glenwood to Shenandoah

Over 35 riders gathered in Glenwood to start the annual RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride. We rode just under 50 miles and 2,614 feet of climb. Click the link to ...

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RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Ready to Launch from Glenwood

RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Ready to Launch from Glenwood

The RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Team arrived in Glenwood this afternoon preparing for their seven-day journey across the state, encompassing 420 miles across the state, from Glenwood to Muscatine.

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RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Set for June 5-11

RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Set for June 5-11

There really is only one good way to inspect the selected roads for a bike event… get out and ride it on a bike! And that is exactly what ...

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RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Ready to Launch from Sioux City

RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Ready to Launch from Sioux City

The RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Team arrived in Sioux City this afternoon preparing for their seven-day journey across the state. One of their first visits was checking out the ...

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RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Set for May 31- June 6

RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Set for May 31- June 6

For the eleventh consecutive year, the RAGBRAI staff and a select group of cyclists will ride the entire RAGBRAI route 50 days in advance of the event. The mission ...

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RAGBRAI pre-ride team ready to roll from Rock Valley

RAGBRAI pre-ride team ready to roll from Rock Valley

The Route Inspection Pre-Ride Team arrived in Rock Valley this afternoon preparing for their seven-day journey across the state. Jim Green, Dan McKay and the RAGBRAI Staff (T.J. Juskiewicz, ...

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RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Set for June 1-7

RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride Set for June 1-7

There really is only one good way to inspect the selected roads for a bike event… get out and ride it on a bike! And that is exactly what ...

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Revisiting the RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride

Revisiting the RAGBRAI Route Inspection Pre-Ride

We had a great week on the RAGBRAI route visiting the towns along the RAGBRAI route and inspecting the roads and traffic patterns along the way. Here are some ...

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Latest Blog Posts

  • 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.

  • RAGBRAI paves road to adulthood for 6-year rider

    DeAndre Parson said he wouldn't be in the position he's reached without the Dream Team.

  • Second cyclist dies while riding RAGBRAI; suffered heart attack

    A second cyclist has died along the RAGBRAI route this week. Clifton Kahler, 60, of Florida passed away Tuesday following a heart attack he suffered while riding along Highway 2, according ...

  • What to look for Saturday on RAGBRAI

    The final day of RAGBRAI 2016 promises to be the easiest of the week!

  • Check out one of RAGBRAI's oldest buses

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

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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