I’m up to 2037 miles not counting miles on rides over 100 miles that my bike computer runs out of battery juice on. This will be my first attempt at Ragbrai. I’m 50 yo originally from St. Ansgar. Now living and riding in Southern California.
Is anyone thinking of doing the ride to Hawarden on Sunday? I’m not sure what time I will get into Orange City on Saturday and might want to spend more time at the expo. From Orange city to Hawarden then to Spencer is 119.1 miles with elevation gain of 3177. If I’m riding from 6:00 am to 6:00pm I still would only have to average a little less tha…[Read more]
I’m entertaining the idea of carpooling to Ragbrai. I’m 50 YO and will be driving a Honda CRV so with gear and bikes and all only expect to be able to carry one other person. I plan on parking my car in Orange city, and using a charter service to get back to Orange city after the ride.