How do I win an Iowa Gravel Series race?

This isn’t a posts on how to win races. No, this post is about the requirements racers have to fulfill to receive their prizes when placing 1st, 2nd, or 3rd on a Iowa Gravel Series race. Basically, there are 3 requirements to win a race… You have to start with the group start. Most of the races and rides have a group start and then an open start period. This …

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How do aid stations work?

A self-described “total noob”, i.e. someone new to gravel riding, reached out and asked a completely legit question, “explain it to me like I’m 5–how do the aid stations work?” This is a great question and I’m glad you ask. Aid stations are an opportunity for you to stock up on water and food and sometimes give you access to restroom facilities. We’ll have several coolers of water, a few …

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What if something goes wrong?

What do we do when the weather is crazy on race day? Don’t worry we got plans. In fact, our plans have plans, so read on to see what happens when mother nature is playing games with the Iowa Gravel Series.

What about timing?

Timing is kind of an important part of a race. So, what do we plan to do for the Iowa Gravel Series? Well, we want to make sure you have a great day in the saddle

Bottom Bracket Biking Podcast

When I was thinking about the Iowa Gravel Series and how to get the word out, I knew I wanted to talk to Anthony and Jenn. So, I reached out and they were amazing. To say the least, if I hadn’t already been a huge fan of the show, I certainly am now!

Site is live! There’s so much to do…

Getting a site live is a big deal, so I’m just going to take a moment to celebrate this… Alright… celebration done. Now back to work. The idea of putting on 5 races in one season has been on my mind for some time. And, in theory I knew it would be a lot of work, but I didn’t realize how many thing I would want to do to support …

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