my friend fro Japan left her sunglasses on top of the paper towel holder, at the gas station in Westpoint. They are white on top and black bottom frames. Given to her by a family friend. If you found them please let me know
I agree! It was dangerous, and over crowded, couldn’t get to the bike parking so bikes were laying everywhere. We needed water, but couldn’t get any. The park was beautiful, but better suited for a ride of 1,000, not 10x that amount
Hi Caroline! No worries about not keeping pace, as RAGBRAI is a ride, not a race. We have riders of all abilities, and speeds. If this is your first time, this is a good group to go with because they take care of all of the arrangements as far as housing and transportation.
Here is our web page where you can get more…[Read more]
Our Chicago based C.U.B.S. team has room for a few more riders.
The CUBS are the Chicago Urban Bicycling Society. We are a volunteer-led community of riders who join together each year to ride RAGBRAI, enjoy the hospitality of the people of Iowa, and give a little bit back to the state that welcomes the world every July.
* Saturday, July 20th: 4 am (!) meet at Todd Hall School in Lincolnwood – load up bikes & luggage on a truck, board the tour-style bus & be on the road by 5 am.
* Camping in host families’ yards as well as indoor facilities such as libraries, gymnasiums, etc. depending upon availability. Hotel accommodations the night of the banquet dinner.
I ride with the C.U.B.S. team and we have room on our bus if you want to join us! We leave at 5 am on Saturday from Lincolnwood. Free parking for the week too. Week long support, we never stay in the campgrounds, but secure housing with area residents, schools, libraries etc. Continental breakfast, and after ride snack buffet included in the…[Read more]
If you’ll be in northern IL, check out out Facebook page for ride info. We offer various rides of different lengths and abilities. Mostly, we are road cyclist and longer distance trail riders. We would love to have you ride with us if in the area. There will be about 20 of us on RAGBRAI this year as part of the C.U.B.S.…[Read more]