Happy Birthday, Grampa RAGBRAI!

  • 10 March, 2011

We wish the happiest of birthdays to RAGBRAI co-founder, John Karras.  Karras, along with Donald Kaul, founded the bicycle adventure that is known today as RAGBRAI.  John still rides RAGBRAI each summer and plans to ride RAGBRAI XXXIX.  Happy Birthday, Grampa RAGBRAI!


  1. Sandaltan .

    Happy birthday gramps and thanks for what you started.

  2. SFC JKL2

    Happy Birthday John. Best wishes, and I’ll see you this summer.

  3. karen p

    Happy birthday! Hope you are well and still cycling!

  4. Scott Dickson

    You need to make it back this July so that we can retell stories from the 1973-79 rides.

  5. Sheephead

    You’ve created tremendous wonderful memories for thousands! Thanks John!!!

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