Glenwood, Iowa Chosen as the Start Town for RAGBRAI LI

The City of Glenwood and the Mills County Chamber of Commerce are thrilled to announce that Glenwood has been selected as the official start town for the 51st Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI LI). This honor recognizes Glenwood as the launching point for one of the nation’s most iconic and beloved cycling events.

RAGBRAI, known for its scenic routes, vibrant communities, and enthusiastic cyclists, attracts participants from across the country. As the chosen start town for the 8th time in its history, Glenwood is gearing up to host thousands of cyclists and spectators who will embark on the week-long journey across Iowa. Local businesses, residents, and community organizations are excited to welcome RAGBRAI participants and provide a positive, memorable experience.

“We are honored to have RAGBRAI back in Glenwood. While I know it’s a large undertaking for everyone involved, this is a great opportunity to come together, showcase our community, and welcome all of our guests,” said Angie Winquist, Mayor of Glenwood.

While specific details about the route and festivities are in the very early planning stages, organizers assure that more information will be released in the coming weeks. Residents, businesses, and organizations are encouraged to stay tuned for updates on how they can get involved and contribute to the success of RAGBRAI LI.

Visit glenwoodragbrai.com for more information