Thanks to everyone interested in my week-long pass. This pass is spoken for by the first person to reply (Matthew Phillips). In the event that the transaction doesnt happen, I will contact others who have replied.
Thanks for your input. The comfortable riding position (and the cheap price) was exactly why i bought the bike in the first place. I have handlebar extensions so i can reposition my hands throughout the ride so that helps too. I’m starting to lean towards changing out the tires instead of investing in a new bike just for RAGBRAI.
A few years ago I bought a Trek 7.1 Hybrid. It fit my low budget at the time, but I’ve grown to love that bike and ended up doing my first RAGBRAI on it in 2015. Seemed to do just fine for me, but I was usually lagging behind my friends. I’ve also had people tell me that my bike seems pretty heavy.
So I’m looking at doing this year’s RAGBRAI and…[Read more]