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Cyclists ride on Gilbert Street in Iowa City, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this years ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)

Cyclists ride on Gilbert Street in Iowa City, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this years ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)

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Cyclists ride on Gilbert Street in Iowa City, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this years ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)


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Riders on a tandem bike just outside Wellman, Iowa rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's RAGBRAI, Friday, July 27th, 2018. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Jim Townsend poses in front of his crane holding a chain of bicycles and an American flag, in Wellman, Iowa on the morning of Friday, July 27, 2018 as riders began trickling in to town. Jim provided this display and other supplies for free, explaining, "It's RAGBRAI. When it's your hometown, you got to do your part." Jim is the owner of Townsend Cranes. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Cyclists ride outside of Wellman, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Members of The Lower Deer Creek Church welcome riders to Kalona, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Dave Hendricks poses for a portrait in Wellman, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Dave owns the Connecticut Yankee Pedaller bike shop in Cheriton. 2018 is his ninth year providing maintenance along the RAGBRAI route. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this years ride. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Tim James, Ron Cornelison and Dudley Rutherford of Los Angeles California relax on benches in Kalona, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. The three are part of a group that rides RAGBRI every other year. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Madison Flynn, daughter of Kevin & Brenda, selling water and Gatorade on their farm just outside Wellman, Iowa, where they were hosting the Mr. Pork Chop caravan of vendors during RAGBRAI's sixth morning on Friday, July 27th, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Matt Bernhard a.k.a. Mr. Pork Chop poses for a portrait outside of Wellman, Iowa along the RAGBRAI route on Friday, July 27, 2018. Bernhard inherited the Mr. Pork Chop title from his father Paul who began selling pork chops on the RAGBRAI route in 1983. “When they come over the hill they see the smoke and they see the pink bus and they know it’s me” Bernhard said. “We’ve been here 35 years, we’re part of RAGBRAI.” (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Mr. Pork Chop Employees cook pork outside of Wellman, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Mr. Pork Chop Employees cook pork outside of Wellman, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Pork Chops sit in a cooler outside of Wellman, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Ben Schwartz of Appleton, Wisconsin, Tim Francis of Davenport, Iowa, and Ed Feeney of Dubuque, Iowa enjoying one of Mr. Pork Chops vittles on the Flynn family farm, just outside Wellman, Iowa during the sixth morning of RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27th, 2018. When asked how the ride was going, Ed said, "The rain a couple nights ago just tore up my tent. I had to tie my poncho over top. It's kept together by clothespins and ducttape now. But it only has to last one more night." Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Pat Ellis of Kalona, Iowa is seen watching riders fill up Kalona, Iowa during the sixth morning of RAGBRAI, on July 27th, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Charles Rhodes of Yuma, Arizona is seen eating a Kalona bar in Kalona, Iowa, while watching riders from RAGBRAI fill the town on Friday, July 27th, 2018. Charles, who was just in town to visit friends, was surprised to learn there would be 20,000 riders passing through. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
A RAGBRAI rider is seen posing with the miniature model U.S.S. Riverside in Riverside, Iowa, on the sixth day of the event, Frida7, July 27th, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Ron Harland poses for a portrait in his yard in Kalona, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Harland was born in Kalona and has lived there for 85 years. He works at a local library and had just returned home from work as the bulk of riders began to arrive in town. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Riders stop on the side of a road in Riverside, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Kyle Hughes of Coralville, Iowa is seen in Kalona, Iowa on the sixth day of RAGBRAI, Friday, July 27th, 2018. Kyle is a rider of the University of Iowa's RAGBRAI team. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
The wheel chair of a rider ride for Team Adaptive Sports Iowa sits empty in Kalona, Iowa, on Friday, July 27th, 2018, during the sixth day of RAGBRAI. Another team rider, Emily Medina, explained that the goal of ASI is, "to show that disability is no inability." Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Gavin Drucker, 15, of Madison, Wisconsin is seen relaxing in Kalona, Iowa on the sixth day of RAGBRAI, on Friday, July 27th, 2018. This is Gavin's twelth year riding. "I started out in my dad's Burley. Then we moved to a tagalong. Then I got my first road bike," he explained. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Irene Leaton sits on her porch with her grandsons Niah Leaton and Wylde Hill in Kalona, Iowa watching RAGBRAI riders enter town on the sixthday, Friday, July 27th, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Karen Kaufmann of Spirit Lake, Iowa is seen relaxing in Kalona, Iowa while speaking to a member of her RAGBRAI team, for whom she drives the support vehicle. This is Karen and her team's 20th year riding RAGBRAI, Friday, July 27th, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Herky and cheerleaders from the University of Iowa welcome RAGBRAI riders into Iowa City on July 27th, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Jared Krauss/The Daily Iowan)
Alan Carlson of Waterloo sits for a portrait in Kalona, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Carlson was waiting for his Team Bagadonuts teammates and said that today was his turn to drive the trailer. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Riders ride on Gilbert Street in Iowa City, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Riders walk their bikes up a hill in Wellman, Iowa during RAGBRAI on Friday, July 27, 2018. Riders rode from Sigourney to Iowa City on Day 6 of this year's ride. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)

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