Images: No one goes away thirsty [Image 8 of 9]
Photo by Senior Master Sgt. Mike Battien
Master Sgt. Phil McKinley of the 132FW Fire Department and Iowa Air National Guard's RAGBRAI water provider-Team H2O, fills coolers with water for thirsty bicyclists on RAGBRAI 2012. RAGBRAI is The Register's Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa; the largest and longest organized bicycle ride in the world. This year's week-long ride covered 471 miles-starting in Sioux City and ending in Clinton, Iowa. Team H2O provides water stops along the way each day for thirsty riders. As many as 25,000 riders pass by the team's water station every day of the trip.