RAGBRAI XLIII Countdown – July 19-25, 2015
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Legendary RAGBRAIer Steve is in Need of Some RAGBRAI Love

Legendary RAGBRAIer Steve is in Need of Some RAGBRAI Love

Steve Van Deest has been riding his "custom" hand-cycle tandem bike for many years on RAGBRAI with his loving sister Carla pedaling behind him. Occasionally other family members would ...

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  • RAGBRAI Pre-Ride Day 2 - Storm Lake to Fort Dodge

    Here is what you can expect to see on RAGBRAI on your ride from Storm Lake to Fort Dodge!

  • RAGBRAI Pre-Ride Day 1 - Sioux City to Storm Lake

    Here is what you can expect to see on RAGBRAI on your ride from Sioux City to Storm Lake!

  • 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 ...

  • RIDE RIGHT Safety Tip #2:  The RIGHT Gear

    Almost all RAGBRAI riders will agree that a helmet is an essential piece of equipment that every rider needs. A helmet will protect your brain if you are involved ...

  • Spirit Lake Elementary 4th Graders Go for a Ride

    The event was called the 4th Grade BRAWL (Bike Ride Along West Lake) and was used by the PE teacher, Tim O'Hagan, as an opportunity to expose kids to a ...

  • RAGBRAI Registration Packages

    The first of many shipments of RAGBRAI registration packages is on its way. It will take about 6 weeks to mail out all the packages for those who registered ...

  • 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 ...

  • Thank You

    In honor of those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our Country and our Freedom.  We thank you

  • Happy Armed Forces Day

    Happy Armed Forces Day to all of those who answered the call to serve. Each summer, all of the branches of our military have several large and small teams of ...

  • RAGBRAI Training: The 4H's of RAGBRAI

    This year's RAGBRAI goes through north-central Iowa, somewhat south of Clarion, Iowa. One of Clarion's claims to fame is that it is the birthplace of the 4-H symbol. ...

Latest Videos

  • Scenes from the second day of the RAGBRAI preride route inspection between Storm Lake and Fort Dodge.

  • Scenes from the first day of the RAGBRAI preride route inspection between Sioux City and Storm Lake.

  • RAGBRAI director TJ Juskiewicz points out highlights of the pass-through towns along the route cyclists will follow July 19 to 25, 2015.

  • RAGBRAI director T.J. Juskiewicz previews the 8 towns that the ride has never touched.

  • Tune in to RAGBRAI.com this weekend to be the first to know the details of this year's route. RAGBRAI director TJ Juskiewicz shares when the rookie pass through towns, full route map will be announced.

  • RAGBRAI director TJ Juskiewicz annouces the 2015 overnight towns. Ride will start in Sioux City and end in Davenport.

  • The Register's Kyle Munson and Michael Morain attempt to get an early look at the 2015 RAGBRAI route

  • 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.

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