This question was also on the RAGBRAI LI facebook page. Andrea Parrot answered that the store is currently completing inventory and August is also vacation month. So hang in there and give them a chance to catch up.
RAGBRAI has done a media presentation for each day of the ride and expo. Perhaps they will do a presentation recapping the entire week with the numbers. If they did in fact break the now retired record on day 4, they would want to publicize that accomplishment in a big way.
According to an article in the DesMoines Register just before RAGBRAI started, 28,000 passes were sold. The article did not specify if this included day passes. RAGBRAI continued to sell week long passes at the Expo and daily passes throughout the ride. It was estimated that daily totals would average 40,000 per day either an estimated daily…[Read more]
That hardly qualified as a gravel road compared to all the other gravel roads I traveled in Iowa.
This detour was first announced way way back in the Spring on a 2 part Just Go Bike Podcast and described by Matt as the only alternative route to include Colfax. To bypass this very short section of gravel would have added another 10 miles to an…[Read more]
RAGBRAI for the first time took on the task of providing the entertainment thereby taking the burden off the overnight towns both financially and logistically. it was one of the biggest jobs the town had.
VIP seating is nothing new in the concert industry. An air conditioned space with amenities is what some people will pay extra for. You…[Read more]