RAGBRAI

  • Bicycle Fit Is the Place to Start

    Alyx Sacks gets a bicycle fitRecently, KCCI's Alyx Sacks stopped by to talk to Kyle about bicycle fit. They discussed why it's so important for any ride, but specifically for RAGBRAI (Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa).

    Bad form can lead to "my knee hurts, my back hurts, my hands are going to sleep, my neck hurts…" Bad form is not usually the riders fault. It comes from the bicycle fit, which come down to where we touch the bike: our seat, our feet, and our hands.

    We invite you to watch Alyx's video to learn more.

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  • Six Biking Pro Tips for Long Rides

    Kyle gave Elias Johnson five biking pro tipsKyle and staff have been helping riders get ready for RAGBRAI (Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa) and other long rides since we opened in 2008, offering a biking pro tip or two.

    So, when Local 5's Elias Johnson was getting ready for this year's RAGBRAI, he visited Kyle and produced a video series of these tips to help his viewers get ready for the ride.

    We have gathered the tips here to help you see them all.

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  • Big Ride Final Prep Repair Event 2018

    Big Ride Final Prep Repair Event 2018You're busy getting ready for RAGBRAI. Final training rides. Tent pulled out from the closet. Air mattress patched. Last checks of the packing list. … But is your bike ready?

    We don't want you to break down at the side of the road during the big ride. You don't want to break down.

    Kyle and staff are up for a challenge, and will be doing while-you-wait repairs at the shop on Saturday, July 14th from noon to 5:00 p.m.
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