Got 34 RAGBRAI’s under my belt. Don’t believe I need to explain my pace, but I’ve been really fast and I’ve been really slow. Seen it all. Finished some days at noon and finished a bunch after dark. The latter were EPIC DAYS. It’s a ride not a race after all. But when the IHP closes things down it’s no longer a surprise, but leave the food/water…[Read more]
Has there been any decision made or announcement about mask wearing on or off the bike for RAGBRAI this summer? There have been comments made in other threads but I don’t see anything official on the website. Thanks for the help.
My first ride was RAGBRAI X in 1982. I’m one of five brothers that have been on the ride. I was painting houses that summer and with some last minute plans changing, I ended up going mostly solo that year. I borrowed my brother’s ten speed bike and headed out with zero training miles. I was in my mid 20’s and an athlete, but I was too big for t…[Read more]