24 May

Route Inspection Ride set for May 31 – June 6

TJ Juskiewicz - 11 comments

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 ...

18 May

Tips for Safe Training and Riding for RAGBRAI

TJ Juskiewicz - 5 comments

Safety is the number one priority as you prepare for and ride RAGBRAI

11 May

It’s Bike to Work Week


Bike to Work Week is here. May is Bike Month and May 11 – 15 will be the annual Bike to Work Week celebration across Iowa. The week-long event is ...

5 May

Welcome to the new RAGBRAI web site

TJ Juskiewicz - 34 comments

It was time to keep up with technology and reconstruct our RAGBRAI web site. I think you’ll find it has a few new bells and whistles, while still extremely informative. ...

4 May

Council Bluffs to feature Barenaked Ladies and BBQ

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The RAGBRAI 2009 launch party July 18 in Council Bluffs will include live music, camping, a barbecue festival and a bicycle expo in the middle of the city's casino entertainment ...

4 May

Remembering Clarence Pickard

TJ Juskiewicz - 18 comments

It is most fitting that RAGBRAI finally is going to spend a night in Indianola. The town was the home for many years of Clarence Pickard, who, in the short ...

4 May

2009 host communities

TJ Juskiewicz - 0 comments

RAGBRAI passes through dozens of Iowa towns each year. Find out which towns will be host communities for this year's ride.

11 Feb

Replay RAGBRAI training chat

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Cycling coach David Ertl talked with readers on Feb. 9 about training and preparing for RAGBRAI.

11 Feb

Replay live chat with RAGBRAI director T.J. Juskiewicz

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RAGBRAI Director TJ Juskiewicz answered questions from riders on Feb. 2, a few days after the 2009 RAGBRAI overnight towns were announced.

10 Feb

2009 RAGBRAI overnight towns


For the first time in its 37-year history, the Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa stops overnight in the Indianola farmer’s hometown. He won’t be around to see it ...