I have several jerseys that have stains in them that won’t come out. I believe its caused by the sun screen mixed with sweat that causes this. As you all know, these jersey’s can be quite expensive, 40$- 120$, so I would like to wear again but I won’t wear something that looks dirty even though I know its clean unless I just have too. This…[Read more]
I’m thinking about doing the gravel loop but I don’t want to carry any extra wider tires. I run the standard 700 x 23’s on my bike. Will these do ok on the Iowa gravel? I know some gravel can be deep and cause your bike to slide out from under you. Any suggestions, opinions, thoughts, or experiences appreciated.
This will be my fourth year with PBV. I come from south of Houston by myself so I’m looking forward to seeing some of the PBV folks I’ve met on previous rides. PBV puts allot into there efforts to take care of their riders. Very friendly staff, individual locking charging stations, a running water restroom trailer, tent setup/takedown, bags in…[Read more]
I don’t see me getting a new bike. I’ve become emotionally attached to this one. There have also been those times when I was physically attached too if you know what I mean. It rides good and its paid for.
I have a “Roubaix” style road bike. I’ve ridden it on three RAGBRAI’s. Is this the style bike I should be riding or is there something better for long, multiday rides? I also own a commuter bike that I love riding but not sure I want to push 40#’s of commuter bike that far and long when I can push 17#’s. What are some of the differences between a…[Read more]