Crack in road causes falls on RAGBRAI route

A crack in the center of a road east of Yale is causing some trouble for Ragbrai riders, said RAGBRAI Medical Director Bob Libby. The crack is on the RAGBRAI route east of Yale on the way to the overnight town of Perry. About four riders have been transported to a...

Des Moines stop: By the numbers

Tuesday’s ride climbs about twice as high as 801 Grand, seen here towering above the Des Moines skyline. (Register file photo) RAGBRAI is a statistician’s dream any way you slice it — by the number of riders, the miles traveled, the feet of climb, the calories burned....

Riders indulge in state’s top tenderloins

Hamlin – Mr. Porkchop had some competition today along the RAGBRAI route. Hundreds of riders stopped at Darrell’s Place for cold beer and a famous breaded tenderloin. The restaurant won the inaugural “best breaded pork tenderloin” award from...