FAQ

Join us for PIGTAILS III – May 18, 2019!

REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

QUESTION: Can I still register for Pigtails?
ANSWER:  Yes, REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

QUESTION: How long is this ride?
ANSWER: This Pigtails Ride is about 48 miles. It is an out and back ride utilizing the trails.

QUESTION: Can men register?
ANSWER: Anyone can register for the Pigtails Ride but this fun springtime ride is geared towards women. In previous years, this ride has been 99% women. How cool is that! Both the jerseys are women’s fit only.

QUESTION: Where can I park while I am on the ride?
ANSWER: We have parking available at the DMACC Campus.  Please park in J&N lots and leave Prairie Trail parking spots open for customers coming to area businesses.  There will be no long term parking in the Prairie Trail.  To get to the DMACC lots, drive past Jethro’s until you get to the Prairie Trail Parkway.  Take a left at Campustown Court and follow to lots J&N. Please do not park in any of the business parking lots while you are riding.

QUESTION: How do the jerseys fit?
ANSWER: The gemini tank runs small and the long sleeve jersey runs true to size.

QUESTION: How large do the jerseys go?
ANSWER: The gemini tank is available in sizes S – 5XL. The long sleeve jersey is available in sizes S – 3XL.

QUESTION: Will there be music?
ANSWER: Yes indeed! Damon Dotson will be performing at the Flat Tire and Jeana Calvert will be the DJ at the Oasis on the ride back to Ankeny. Can you say dance, dance, dance?

QUESTION: Vegetarian options?
ANSWER: There will be plenty of vegetarian options for breakfast at Jethro’s. Bars and chews will be available in Slater. In Madrid, the only available lunch consists of a pork slider and chips so maybe grab an extra bar before leaving Slater. Or have lunch in Slater.

QUESTION: What if I can’t finish the ride?
ANSWER: Sag service will be available if needed.  Keep in mind sag vehicles can not drive on the trail so you will need to get to a cross street and wait for your ride. A phone number will be provided on the day of the ride.

Check out the complete SCHEDULE for the PIGTAILS III RIDE!