Dane Garvik from Specialized talks about the 2016 Fatboy fat-bike line up during the Outdoor Demo at Interbike 2015. The Fatboy line has expanded for 2016 with the introduction of Carbon S-Works, Expert and Comp models to compliment the Fatboy fat-bike line including the Helga women’s specific fat-bike as well as 20 and 24-inch models. […]
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Fat-bike Birkie and National Fat-bike Champion, Will Ross, gives us a brief intro to the new 9:Zero:7 Team edition race bike. Shown at the Outdoor Demo during Interbike 2015, the Team Edition here was built up sub-19 pounds! http://907bikes.com
In this video from the show floor at Interbike 2015 Eric from Revelate Designs show us his new, custom Pogies for the Jones Loop Bar. http://www.revelatedesigns.com
Fatback Ambassador, Pat Smage, on his way to victory at the Urban Jungle Cross III Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number 75 – Friday, October 9th, 2015 – Scott Chambers from the Great Lakes Fat-bike Series Sven and Gomez in the studio with JK Livin’. Fat-Bike Radio, and The Weekly Dose of Fat, is […]
From the Show Floor at Interbike 2015 Andy from HED Cycling shows us new 24 and 26 inch aluminum Fat-bike wheels. In this video you will hear Andy extolling the virtues of 24-inch fat-bikes and 24-inch fat-bike wheels. To see more about what can make a 24-inch fat-bike a real consideration for riders of smaller […]
Ben sent us this photo of his On One Fatty with a Cannonade Lefty and Mulefuts from the Blue Sky Trail, Ft Collins, Colorado during a cool morning ride before the rattlesnakes come out! Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below to open the full-sized version which […]
Chris from Cannonade show us the new Fat Caad Fat-bike for 2016 during the Outdoor Demo at Interbike 2015.
JP from Lamere Cycles talks Fat and Plus Bikes at Interbike 2015.
Paul Price from Paul Component Engineering shows us his upcoming “Set and Forget” Thru Axle Skewers at Interbike 2015.
Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number 74 – Friday, October 2nd, 2015 -Special Guest David Ochs from Crested Butte talks about the Fat-bike Worlds! It’s studio time with Sven and Gomez plus JK lIvin’ Fat-Bike Radio, and The Weekly Dose of Fat, is sponsored by the new Surly My Other Brother Darryl tubeless ready […]
Fuzzy John shows the the new Fatback carbon trail fat-bike called the Skookum at interbike 2015. Building on their frozen tundra winning bikes, Fatback is now entering the 3-season fat-bike fray with the Skookum.
Dusty from Revelate Designs introduces us to the Wampack winter hydration pack. The Wampack has several innovative design features to make a bladder-type hydration pack more suited to winter riding and any riding where the temperatures are below freezing. Check out the video and visit revelatedesigns.com for more info.
In this special edition of Fat Camp, Ken and Andy talk to Surly enginerd Thor about the upcoming tubeless-compatible rim, My Other Brother Darryl.
The Niner 29-plus seen above was one of five bikes stolen from Blackburn’s truck right after interbike. Pretty distinctive! Keep an eye out. Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number 73 – Friday, September 25th, 2015 Back in the Fat-bike Radio Studio, it’s Sven and Gomez with our faithful sidekick, JK Livin. Fat-Bike Radio, and […]
Tim from Red Bear Products shows us the Kuroshiro 105mm, carbon, fat-bike rim at interbike 2015. Check out http://redbearproducts.com.
We caught up with our man Chris Reichel from plusbikes.com at the Outdoor Demo during interbike 2015 and checked out the Devinci Hendrix full-suspension, 120mm travel, 27-plus bicycle.
Javier from Madrid, Spain sent in this week’s Wallpaper Wednesday photo. He recently went fat-bikejoring with his faithful companions! Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below to open the full-sized version which you can right-click to save. 1920 x 1440 (4:3) 1920 x 1200 1920 […]
Fun times two! Bill McReady from Santana Cycles show us their new Fat-bike Tandem at interbike 2015. Gomez and I had a ride on it and it really is a blast! Learn more about Santana Tandems at http://santanatandem.com.
From the 100 degree day at the Outdoor Demo during interbike 2015, Steve from Borealis introduces the carbon Crestone fat-bike as well as the new carbon Elite rims made through a collaboration with Reynolds. Check out more at http://fatbike.com.
Preston from VeeTire Co gives us a look at the Snowshoe 2XL which is currently the largest fat-bike tire at 5.05″. For more info check out http://veetireco.com.
Chris from Marin Bikes introduces us to the new Pine Mountain 2 27-plus bike at interbike 2015. With a steel Columbus Thron tube set, XT 1×11, KS LEV dropper and Fox 34 fork, this bike is aimed at the high-performance 27-plus rider.
Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number 72 – Friday, September 18th, 2015 From Interbike in Las Vegas – Eric Sovern from Surly Bikes is our Special Guest It’s the Las Vegas interbike edition with your traveling sideshow, Sven and Gomez. Fat-Bike Radio, and The Weekly Dose of Fat, is sponsored by Surly Bikes. Surly […]
Sean Coffey from Ritchey Bicycle Components reintroduces the Commando as a modern fat-bike. Ritchey is one of the best in the world at steel tubes and the fat-bike platform is a perfect way to pay homage to the original go-anywhere bike the Ritchey Commando!
In this video from the Show Floor at interbike 2015, Erik Noren from Peacock Groove talks about their high-performance, 24-inch Fat-bike designed so people of small stature have a proportionately-sized fat-bike!
For Day 3 the interbike circus moved indoors at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. Sven and Gomez bounced around the show floor putting in miles and miles of walking and hours and hours of talking to bring you these here images and words about what we saw. A lot of what we […]
Sov from Surly Bikes gives us the low down on the new Wednesday fat-bike during the Outdoor Demo at Interbike 2015. The Wednesday is a new symmetrical fat-bike that will retail for $1500! A super price point for entry onto the Surly family. Will have more info on fat-bike.com when we get to throw out […]
In this fat-bike.com video, Steve from Borealis introduces the new Flume at interbike 2015. The Flume is a well-specced entry into the Borealis family. Check it out at fatbike.com.
Show notes for Fat Camp Podcast #5 Snowshoe 2XL on Fat-Bike.com Bike Rumor article on the new Fat and Plus Bikes from Cannondale Surly Wednesday on Fat-Bike.com My Other Brother Darryl Rims Scott’s B+ Offerings Alchemist Rims Kuroshiro Rims New Trek Tires We didn’t have time to talk about these but are noteworthy for beach […]
This week’s photo of a Carbon Salsa Bucksaw from the Salsa Demo at Hartman Rocks in Gunnison Colorado comes from Gunnyrose! Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number 71 – Friday, September 11th, 2015 It’s the Weekly Dose of Fat radio teleplay with your hosts, Sven and Gomez! We are joined in the studio today by JK […]
Tony sent in this photo of his 9:Zero:7 from a lunch time ride in Burnsville, MN for this week’s Wallpaper Wednesday. Right on, Tony! Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below to open the full-sized version which you can right-click to save. 1920 x 1440 […]
This is a well done promo for the second edition of the Snow Bike Festival that will take place in GSTAAD from January 22 to the 24, 2016. Events include a 3 Day Stage Race, Eliminator Night Race, Fun Ride, Snow Bike Party & Fat Bike EXPO. Check out Switzerland! Jumping on the fat-bike train!
We have our first batch of goodies up and available for you to adorn yourself, or your stuff, with fat-bike.com goodness. Let the world know you love fat-bikes and fat-bike.com! You can check out the store by clicking here! or click the “Buy Now” button under each picture to directly to that product. Use a browser […]
Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number 70 – Friday, September 4th, 2015 Andy Skoglund from Surly is our Special Guest Above – Frédéric Paulet and his gang bringing omni-terrain to a whole new level! As you’ve become accustomed to, Sven, Gomez and JK are in the studio. This week we welcome special guest Andy Skoglund […]
Fatbassador, Travis from Anchorage, AK sent in this report on a local trail known as The Power Line Trail for obvious reasons. Check out the report and thanks, Travis! Last week my good friend Al Heckart and I decided to head up to the Anchorage hillside for a ride on the Power Line Trail. We […]
Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number 69 – Friday, August 28th, 2015 Todd “The Wild Man” Lyons from SE Bikes is Special Guest Sven Haamer, Tio Gomez and Mr. JK Livin guide you through today’s show. Fat-Bike Radio, and The Weekly Dose of Fat, is sponsored today by the Brand New Surly Wednesday and […]
With Eurobike kicking off today, Kuroshiro is introducing a new carbon fat-bike rim called the ensō6105. The 6 in the name is for 26″ rim and the 105 designates the width in millimeters. You may recall the zig-zag design of the spoke reinforcement area from other Kuroshiro rims as they no make four sizes for the fat-bike and […]
When Jon from OneUp Components sent us their most recent Press Release touting their new chain guide it looked like it was well thought out but I initially wondered who it was for and how does it fit in with fat-bikes! Well, with the evolution of more trail oriented fat-bike designs many of the new frames […]
Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number 68 – Friday, August 21st, 2015 Aussie Beach Fat – photo by Joshua Macpherson This week JK makes his presence known along with Sven and Gomez! Fat-Bike Radio, and The Weekly Dose of Fat, are made possible through support from Surly Bikes. You can learn more about […]
Alaskan Fat-bike Ambassador, Travis Hubbard of Anchorage, sent this shot along with his story about the Crescent Creek Trail in Alaska. Travis says to make a lot of noise, this is bear country! Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below to open the full-sized version which […]
From one of our Alaskan Fat-bike Ambassadors, Travis Hubbard of Anchorage, comes this story that will make you want to get out on that fat-bike! The weekend of August 1st and 2nd, 2015 the wife, dog and I camped out at Quartz Creek Campground on the Kenai Peninsula. This is by far my favorite campground […]
Arboreal Pugslys – Photo by Evan LarSSon Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number 67 – Friday, August 14th, 2015 Sven, Gomez and JK are joined in the studio by musical guest, Uncle Dick! Fat-Bike Radio, and The Weekly Dose of Fat, is brought to you by Surly. Learn more about bikes at http://surlybikes.com. On […]
Christian sent us the story about riding in the Maah Daah Hey 100 this year on his Surly Ice Cream Truck. The Maah Daah Hey 100 has been around as a race for The trail itself is described on Wikipedia thusly: The Maah Daah Hey Trail is a 96-mile (154-kilometer) trail that connects the […]
Chris took this shot in Iceland while on a Fat-bike.com mission to test the Lauf fat-bike suspension forks. Incredible! Check out Chris’s stories on the Lauf Carbonara Fat-bike Fork Launch and his test of the Lauf Carbonara here. Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below […]
A nicely done video done by the folks from the Coos Cycling Club who held the first Fat Bike Race in the Northeast in January 2014 in heart of the White Mountains at Moose Brook State Park in Gorham, NH. About 50 competitors rode the first year in 5 degrees F/-20 wind chill conditions!