Graphic representations of popular bike races in Iowa that I am trying out for Pedal Art 2012 in association with Bike Month and the Des Moines Bicycle Collective .
RAGBRAI = The Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa.
RAID = Race Across Iowa in a Day. The race is 300 miles and the average speed of the racers needs to be 16mph for them to finish in one days time.
Cirrem is a 100k gravel road race that takes place late in February during the dead of winter.
Spooky ‘Cross is a cyclocross race held during Halloween. Racers are encouraged to wear costumes.