To a couple email responders. I have considered that outside vendors make money in stop towns, but I don’t believe for one minute those towns expect zero return from Ragbrai participation in their backyards, that’s why I say if they’re organized funds can be acquired, whether outside vendors are there or not. Regarding the track hazards, I am…[Read more]
The last two years I have determined the route inspection is a joke, has nothing to do with the track we’re going to ride or is manned by the blind, sorry to insult the blind. That said yes if you take the time to paint or mark holes, you would think some tar to relieve the problem temporarily for safety sake would take place, especially in pass…[Read more]
I ride 14mph pretty much the whole ride, faster than average, but not a left lane regular. As a middle right uphill grinder I will hold my line pass people to the right and be passed by left lane riders motors or not. I believe if you leave space to your left and hold your line there’s nothing to say or do but ride and be alert. Telling others to…[Read more]
Really, what are they inspecting? Are these folks blind or inspecting another route? Some towns had well marked giant pot holes, but couldn’t fill them?
How do you have time to mark them, but no reason to fill them for 10-15K bike riders?????