Have you had your bike looked over yet before RAGBRAI begins? Lakeside Cyclery mechanic, Russell Rayburn says it would probably be a smart idea.
Even if it’s a brand-new bike, making sure it’s safe for the long and grueling journey should be a top priority.
Other things to keep in mind: do you know how to fix a flat tire or put the chain back on if it falls off? Check out the video to learn how.