2017 was my first year.. what a phenomenal time I had.. it lived up to all I read about.. now I’m hooked.. I’ll be doing it again this year.. I read a lot of advice on this forum.. all were spot on.. even still I packed to much.. double check your list.. it is easy to over pack.. less is best.. this is the number one tip.. there’s lots of great…[Read more]
Last year.. My friend & I finish RAGBRAI on Saturday in Lansing.. stayed the night in Lansing then drove to Milwaukee to see Cubs Vs Brewers on Sunday 1pm game.. then drove to Chicago for a 9:30pm flight.. great game.. this year I see there is a minor league game in Cedar Rapids on Sunday there is a good chance I’ll be at the game.. have fun..it’s…[Read more]
I did it this year for the first time.. I already miss it.. It was such a phenomenal time.. looking over the last few years you would figure Des Moines or Cedar Rapids… It’s such a high for 8 days… if you never done RAGBRAI it’s hard to explain to people…
SFC JKL2.. A lot what you said makes sense.. RAGBRAI is the highlight.. Training never ends.. it might change.. there’s still plenty of bike riding season left… High Bridge Trail in Farmville, VA.. Gran Fondo Hincapie in Greenville, SC… Thanksgiving weekend if the weather is descent.. The Virginia Creeper Trail… hopefully next spring Great…[Read more]
I know it’s a long shot.. but I thought I give it a shot.. On Wednesday In Rockwell.. I was in the clubhouse has having a few beers with new friends.. waiting for the rain to let up.. when I went to my bike to put my helmet on.. I forgot to secure my hat.. never to be seen again.. hoping someone found it.. please message me..
My Kids & I collect crushed pennies from as many places as I can get.. what started out as a novelty.. will there be many opportunities to get in any of the overnight towns? I like to add to my collect…
This is my first RAGBRAI.. been wanting to do it for as long as I can remember.. I try never to under estimate a challenge.. I rode my bike 10 straight days.. July 1-10.. the last 3 days.. 65 miles, 54 miles, 51 miles.. now I’m tapering.. REST.. since January I’ve biked 2,131 miles… I looked at every hill as a must do.. going out of my way to…[Read more]
This is my first RAGBRAI.. been wanting to do it for as long as I can remember.. I try never to under estimate a challenge.. I rode my bike 10 straight days.. July 1-10.. the last 3 days.. 65 miles, 54 miles, 51 miles.. now I’m tapering now.. since January I’ve biked 2,131 miles… I looked at every hill as a must do.. going out of my way to hit…[Read more]
Rick thanks for posting.. I definitely would do the ride on Saturday if I had a shuttle to Carr’s Landing.. If I got to ride round trip, I’ll decide on Saturday morning.. for the same reason, I rather spend more time in Orange City & and the Expo… Please message me if you hear anything…
It’s a funny thing.. I didn’t get a email.. I was starting to worry.. and I received mine Saturday 6/24.. to my surprise with my Jersey, T shirt, water bottle was in box.. #239169.. time to get excited.. RAGBRAI 2017.. Orange City here I come..