I’m looking to join someone with a motor home as I can’t sleep in a tent. I have RA and getting up and down to the ground is not easy. I did the last 2 days in 2018, and ride a recumbent trike. Hope to hear from anyone looking for others! Thx
I did the last 2 days last year for my first ragbrai. Rode a terratrike traveler with 20” wheels, but I’ve upgraded to 24” wheels. The ride was great last year, just make sure you have a super low gear for the steep hills. Yes, I was passed by every bike, just stay to the right and accept it, but, I was pedaling as some bikers had to walk their…[Read more]
Hi fellow “bents” , I’m a newbie this year. I grew up in Cedar Rapids but left in late 70’s and finally getting back to try the last 2 days this year.
I’m on a TT traveler trike, it has a Nuvinchi 380 on the back, and it’s getting a Patterson Metropolis on the front now. I rode a 2 wheel Haluzek Horizon for a few years and loved it, but stopping…[Read more]
Am I the only one who would rather wear a little more loose fitting jersey? I bought one of the clearance priced 2015 mountain bike jerseys, and it’s great! I could wear it anytime. I’m just not a fan of showing off my stomach to everyone! Suppose there will be another one this year or it it too late?
I’m just doing the last 2 days, as my first try at Ragbrai, it won’t let me join your group, but I’ll be there, coming from SoCal. Looking forward to meeting others! I’ll be the trike with a Hawkeye flag, and maybe an upside down California flag!
I’m brand new here, first post, so be gentle! I left Cedar Rapids in the late 70’s moved to So Cal, but always wanted to ride Ragbrai, I ride a Terra Trike due to having RA, and want to give part of the ride a shot. Planning on the last 2 days. I’m concerned about keeping up with riders though, I might be slow, but I’m comfy! Any suggestions? Ps,…[Read more]