RAGBRAI rally held in Davenport

Bicycle enthusiasts showed up to learn more about RAGBRAI 2015

By Hillary Kenyon | hkenyon@whbf.com

Published 06/02 2015 08:29PM

Updated 06/02 2015 08:29PM

RAGBRAI is less than two months away and the Quad Cities is getting pumped about the annual ride.

On Tuesday evening, a rally was held at the Freight House in Davenport.

Davenport RAGBRAI committee members were on hand to answer questions, and sign up riders and volunteers.

The Quad City Bicycle Club was also there to offer tips for RAGBRAI riders, reminding them the weekend also falls the same day as the BIX 7 Race.

"There will be 40,000 people coming into downtown Davenport that day, so we're going to have a lot of activity that day," said Jessica Waytenick, Davenport RAGBRAI commitee. 

RAGBRAI is July 19th-July 25th.
About 30 bike riders are pre-riding the route starting in Sioux City this week, and ending at Davenport's Credit Island this Saturday.
You can track their updates by going to www.ragbrai.com 
Here at Local 4 we want to know: are you riding this year's RAGBRAI? Have you participated in the past?
Just head to our Facebook Page WHBF-TV. 
 

 

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