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20 Jul

These moves are oh-so-Swede

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Stanton, Ia.—The to-do list for Billy Cleveland’s first time on RAGBRAI included seeing Mr. Porkchop and eating a lot of pie. On Monday, he accomplished something he never would have ...

19 Jul

The sun sets on day one

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Riders were still battling their way up the final grueling hills on the way to Red Oak when the sun set on Sunday. –L. Lars Hulsebus

19 Jul

Three cheers for the bachelorette

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Four alumni of St. Edmund Catholic School in Fort Dodge hit the road this week as Team Rah Rah, as they have for the last 6 or 7 years.

19 Jul

Skip spandex; these guys ride in kilts

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The 30-some member team is touring the state in a flame-emblazoned bus complete with stripper pole. Every man on the team wears a kilt, and every woman dresses differently throughout ...

19 Jul

Colorado riders know big races

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Giant athletic events are nothing new for Barry Siff. The Boulder, Colo. resident has organized more than 60 multi-sport events, including last week’s Boulder Peak Triathlon, and has competed in ...