I’m optimistically looking for a good turnout because bikes suitable for RAGBRAI are sold-out (local bike shop back orders go until January 2022) across the nation and local bike trails are busier than ever. People are getting out more than in the last several months as evidenced by fewer empty seats the local light rail.
I’m hopeful RAGBRAI…[Read more]
Which bike is my question. I’m wondering about drop bars for better “aero” compared to upright handlebars for comfort. How much are headwinds a factor compared to tailwinds along the I-O-way? (Truthfully, I want to bring both!)
I’m glad to see a few more miles added to the adventure. We are further inspired by the differences in mileage day by day. A long day to start, then a few shorter days to recover (while riding), then another big day. We’re planning the use the short final day as a celebration ride looking forward to sipping champagne on the Champs-Élysées i…[Read more]