July 2011

Day #6 of RAGBRAI – Fairfax to Anamosa, IA – 48 miles

7/27/12 – Day #6 of RAGBRAI – Cedar Rapids (Fairfax) to Anamosa – approx. 48 miles Absolutely perfect day for riding. Clear, blue skies with temperatures in the low to mid 70’s to start. Easy rolling hills. Wind no real factor. I took the opportunity to drift along with my thoughts. I started thinking about […]

Day #5 of RAGBRAI – Marshalltown to Cedar Rapids, IA – 85 miles

7/26/12 – Day #5 of RAGBRAI – Marshalltown to Cedar Rapids – 85 miles (actually stayed in Fairfax, IA) Randy and I got on the road into Marshalltown around 6:30 am, and stopped at the Tremont Cafe for breakfast. It was the first time since RAGBRAI started that I sat down and ate at a […]

Rest day in Sioux City, IA

7/20/12  Rest day in Sioux City, IA Had a wonderful day just taking it easy and getting a few things done before leaving tomorrow for RAGBRAI. Took a short ride to stretch my legs and find an ATM and Starbucks to stock up on via for the next coming weeks. I found a big, clean, […]