Trans Iowa Radio

 

Trans Iowa Radio

Trans Iowa is a self-navigated, self-supported, 300-plus mile gravel road event held in late April on Iowa gravel roads. The 2016 race, held on Saturday, April 23rd and Sunday, April 24th, is the 12th year of this test of endurance and preparation.

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HOW TO — USE AND LISTEN TO TRANS IOWA RADIO

RIDERS:

Call In to (888) 573-4329 and leave an update anytime before or during the race. Your audio update will be posted on this page below under “Listen to Trans Iowa Radio.” We want you to call to share your experiences with family, friends, fans, sponsors, and TI Radio listeners!

LISTENERS:

We will be providing every update, as often as we can (depending on service), to this page below. You can stream and download directly from this page.


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LISTEN TO TRANS IOWA RADIO

Below you will find the updates from Guitar Ted, Trans Iowa racers, and Ben before, during, and after the race.

Racers should call (888) 573-4329 to leave an update.

Sunday, April 24

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114. Crystal Wintle finishes…but after the cut-off. (4/24 at 3:45pm)

113. Joe Frost checks in after his race and gives his thanks (4/24 at 3:35pm)

112. Guitar Ted concludes the 2016 Trans Iowa (4/24 at 2:10pm)

111. Vince Cox from the finish (4/24 at 12:20pm)

110. Jim Phillips takes you across the finish line (4/24 at 11:11am)

109. Trenton Raygor slaying the dragon that is Trans Iowa. 3rd place singlespeed. (4/24 at 10:31am)

108. Guitar Ted update (4/24 at 8:27am)

107. Crystal Wintle is going slow but it’s going well (4/24 at 8:13am)

106. Dan Buettner is sounding good and riding with Al Brunner (4/24 at 7:23am)

105. John Bloom is eating a burrito and slept in the ditch (4/24 at 6:53am)

104. Will Ritchie ends his day with a mechanical (4/24 at 6:52am)

103. Guitar Ted with more results – Women’s Winner (4/24 at 6:29am)

102. “The” Guitar Ted is getting tired…more finisher info (4/24 at 6:03am)

101. Guitar Ted has the winners (4/24 at 4:13am)

100. Bill, Special K, and Brian G – things are getting weird (4/24 at 3:22am)

99. Warren Wiebe calls in from the land of the sleeping in the ditch people (4/24 at 3:01am)

98. Jim Phillips puked (4/24 at 2:56am)

97. Guitar Ted gives the number of people left and an update on leaders (4/24 at 1:05am)

96. Dan Buettner is tired, but optimistic (4/24 at 1:01am)

Saturday, April 23

95. Jess is calling in for Scott Sumpter. He’s planning to finish in the early morning. (4/23 at 11:35pm)

94. Guitar Ted checks in (4/23 at 10:39pm)

93. Crystal Wintle is digging the night (4/23 at 10:24pm)

92. Dan Buettner finds it lonely out there (4/23 at 9:00pm)

91. Jason Kulma sounds good (4/23 at 8:40pm)

90. Matthew Kutilek has 100 miles left (4/23 at 8:23pm)

89. The supporters call back in (4/23 at 8:13pm)

88. Jim Phillips – have a good night Jim! (4/23 at 8:12pm)

87. A group of TI supporters calls in (4/23 at 8:09pm)

86. Ben Shockey is getting a quick bite to eat (4/23 at 8:04)

85. Bill Graves is getting ready for the night (4/23 at 7:45pm)

84. John VanDis is going into the wind with a team effort (4/23 at 7:41pm)

83. Robert Frye officially closes CP2! (4/23 at 7:35pm)

82. Guitar Ted gives some info on the leaders (4/23 at 7:29pm)

81. Guitar Ted checks in and he has numbers (4/23 at 6:45pm)

CLICK TO LISTEN TO ALL OF THE PREVIOUS CALL IN’S BEFORE #81

 


 IMPORTANT LINKS TO FOLLOW FOR TRANS IOWA UPDATES

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One Response to Trans Iowa Radio

  1. Harley kilby April 25, 2015 at 10:44 pm #

    Thanks for the up-dates & reports. Hope everyone enjoyed the ride and all are healing. I’ll stay on the trails. h

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