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Event Notice – USA Cycling Fat Bike National Championships – February 14th, 2015

Ogden, Utah and Powder Mountain are the site of USA Cycling’s Fat-bike National Championships. This is your chance to win one of the first-ever fat-bike Stars-and-Stripes jerseys! Check out the event flyer for more info or go to http://www.usacycling.org/2015/fat-bike-nationals for course info, eligibility requirements and other rules for participation.

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Urban Decay

Greg shot this photo on a recent Urban Milwaukee ride. Fat-bikes make perfect vehicles for exploring the underbelly of a city! 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 […]

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Beaver Guard Fatbike Mudguards

Beaver Guard Fatbike Mudguards are simple shapable, flexible mudguards that come in versions for Blutos as well as a Rigid forks. They are enduro-style and offer protection behind the fork and, as owner Christian LaLonde says: They help to stop mud, muck, water and snow from hitting your suspension’s stanchions & helps to give a […]

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RaceFace Atlas Pedal – Long Term Review

  Seven Months ago, I threaded a set of RaceFace Atlas platform pedals onto my Fatback, and it’s probably time to check in and show how they’re holding up! I introduced the RF Atlas pedals in a Product Spotlight back in May 2014. I ride flats all year long and I’ve been kind of spoiled for the last few […]

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Weekly Dose of Fat – Happy New Year Edition – Show #37 – 1-2-15

Weekly Dose of Fat – Show #37 – Revisiting our interview with Ned Overend –  1-2-15 This week’s show, as always, is sponsored by Surly Bikes. Ring in the New Year with a new ride from Surly! You can always check them out at http://surlybikes.com. Links The CoastKid looks back on 2014 http://coastkid.blogspot.com/2014/12/retrospect-2014.html December Fat-bike Randonee Report […]

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Snow Dance Contest!

We’re in the need of some snow in our neck of the woods, so we’re going to crank up the old fat dash bike dot com contest generator and send out an all points bulletin for all of our readers to put together an entry to win a prize package that can only be referred to […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Smile You Should

Ed sent in this colorful shot of a Capitol Squatch fat-bike. Check them out at http://www.squatchfatbikes.com. We kept this week’s image in the original format to preserve the photographer’s vision! Just click on the image above to open the full-sized version which you can right-click to save. Got your own Wallpaper Worthy Photo? We’d like to feature fat-bikes […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – SE Utah

Andrew owns bedrockbags.com In Colorado and just returned from a great solo trip out in SE Utah (near Lake Powell) and shared a this image. Andrew says “Winter is a little slow in getting started in SW Colorado so the sand washes of Utah are still a good choice for the fat!” Download the appropriate size and use […]

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Salsa Introduces Anything Cage HD

Salsa’s Anything Cage HD is an evolution of the original Anything Cage bolt-on gear carrier. The new Anything Cage HD features a new design and is manufactured from injection-molded impact resistant nylon rather than the original’s aluminum. Like it predecessor, the original Anything Cage, it mounts via Salsa’s Three-Pack boss pattern, found on many fat-bike […]

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Oddity Cycles Custom Fat-bike

Burnsey from Oddity out Fort Collins way sent us this phot of his new custom fat-bike along with the following description. So, The Fat-bike – We don’t have a name for it yet. I call it the Sex Machine…but that’s prolly not gonna stick The idea with this build was to create an Oddity style […]

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Sram has Good News for One x 10/11 Users!

NEW SRAM X-SYNC™ DIRECT MOUNT CHAIN RINGS A DIRECT MOUNT UPGRADE WITH A RANGE OF GEAR OPTIONS FOR EVERY STYLE OF RIDING: 26T – 40T Make SRAM 1x™ even better with the simplicity of the new SRAM X-SYNC™ Direct Mount chain ring. Engineered in Germany, the new Direct Mount rings bring lighter weight and greater […]

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Turnagain Releases Extended Temperature Range Seal Kit for the RockShox Bluto

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO— Turnagain Fat Bike Components, a subsidiary of The Fat Bike Company, is launching its new Extended Temperature Range – ETR Seal Kit designed for the RockShox Bluto fat-bike fork. After extensive testing and months of real­‐world riding, Turnagain Components is thrilled to announce they will begin shipping these aftermarket kits right away […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Urban Salsa

Fat-bike.com tester Derrick took this shot of fellow tester Ross’s Mukluk while out testing the Framed Minnesota Fat-bike Tire. Check out our mid-term review of the Minnesota here. 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 […]

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide

With all of the new fat-bike owners facing their first winter, we thought that we’d put a little X-Mas wish list to help the folks that are shopping for the fat-biker on their list. We asked our Bike Black Ribbon Test Pilots what they wanted to find under the tree for themselves and the list is pretty […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Icelandic Chumba

We featured a color shot previously in Wallpaper Wednesday from photographer Brett Davis of Joey Parent’s 550 mile tour of Iceland on the Chumba USA, Ursa Backcountry 29+. This B&W shot was another winner from the trip! Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below to open the full-sized […]

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Fat (Video) Tuesday – Going Fat in Livigno

Michele is the producer of this video about a Fat-bike experience in Italy, Livigno to be precise. It was shot by Martino Vincenzi who Michele says is a young and emergent Italian director who is already experienced in filming bikers. Check out – www.missgrape.net – for the backpacking bags that Michele makes! You can check out the location in Italy, one of […]

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