For years I’ve thought about getting a chain tattoo on the inside of my right calf!! There’s a “temporary” chain marking there half the year anyway. I’m liking some of the ideas I see but will still put it inside the right calf!
I live in NC. My hubby from IA. A gal in a hair salon out here from IA said that her sister who still lives in IA told her this would be the last year. I didn’t believe it but needed to confirm. This will be 11 for me and 6 for my husband. 3 of our 4 children have done it. Our 4th is planning on 2019 and I have plans for our grands to ride some d…[Read more]
I rode solo my 4th and 5th RAGBRAI. My husband rides with me now on a tandem. I’ve always used the RAGBRAI baggage truck so I didn’t even have team mates. The only time I was really alone was sleeping at night. There are always people to talk to while riding, stopped in towns and at the over night stops. I rode two days with one young man who was…[Read more]
I hope you are with a charter considering what all you plan to bring. This will be my 11th ride. I have cut down enough over the years to now be able to bring some luxury items such as a battery fan to hang in the tent, lightweight chairs and a lightweight shade for our campsite. I ride a tandem with my husband for the last 5 years so it makes…[Read more]
I’ve ridden eight years, always with the baggage truck. I pay to register so I’ve never felt the need to be on a team. Two of the years I rode solo. There are always people to help you out if needed or just for company. The baggage truck works great, but make sure your bag will stand out in a pile. It will cut down on how much time you spend…[Read more]