A little over five years ago, Mike Curiak joined Eric Parsons, Dylan Kentch, Doom Fishfinder, and Roman Dial for a tour of SE Alaska. They rode the beach out of Yakutat and traveled along Alaska’s outer coast, via fat-bike and packraft to Glacier Bay. Five years ago, most of us were just trying to figure out how to put […]
Our video this week is from our long time friend from Scotland, Bruce Mathieson! Bruce took his Pugsley out for a bit of a spin, but we’ll let him tell you about it in his own words. Hey Gomez, hope you are well and having a good summer! Here is a wee film you may want to […]
Here’s a video from our amigo Deo that qualifies as both Fat (video) Tuesday and Wheelie Wednesday! Just another day in the life, up there in eastern coastal Canada! What’s your day look like? You could let us know if you like. All you have to do is send a post card to the church […]
Our rants about the bike industry not believing in the ‘year round’ awesomeness of fat-bikes must be working! We just received this from our Amigo, Justin, from Whiskey Parts up there at the QBP Mothership. Whisky Parts Co. wants to remind you that Summer is here and to get out on the trails. The Whisky No.9 70w […]
Matt Haiduk sent us a clip of some late summer suburban fat-bike funski’s on the Fox River. The fat-bike dot com research bunker and testing grounds are nestled in the terminal moraines about 70 miles (as the crow flies) up river from where Matt plies his trade as a fat-bike evangelist to the brothers and […]
Mike Ripley tagged us in this video on twitter and it made me want to go and ride the Oregon coast, now, more than ever! Mike is the man behind mudslinger events in Oregon and our long lost fat-bike cousin. This clip is practically guaranteed to send you searching travel sites for tickets to Portland! Share your […]
In Search of the Storm is a story of India’s first fat biking expedition that took three riders to the Indian village, Chitkul at the Indo-Tibetan border during the dead of the Himalayan winter. You can read the full story on www.untold.in/insearchofthestorm. Share your Adventures You don’t have to be some place exotic to collect dramatic pixels of […]
Our newest Bike Black Ribbon Test Pilot and long time amigo, Jeff Price sent us another in long line of killer video’s from the UK. Jeff is awaiting the arrival of a MAXX Haraxdax that he’ll be reviewing for us, after he gets back from holiday with the fam. Here’s what JP had to say […]
Weekly Dose of Fat – Show Number #56 Friday, May, 15th- 2015 – Interview with Ned Overend Sven and Gomez are joined in the studio by Mr. J.K. Livin. The weekly dose of fat is sponsored by the good folks at Surly Bikes. Surly sells steel cycles across the seven seas. Learn more at http://surlybikes.com. […]
Arto Keipi sent us a video of his time on the northern coast of Estonia. You may want to turn down your volume on this one, because the surf sound is pretty loud intermittently through the clip. The scenery is gorgeous and I have to admit, that I had to go to the word atlas […]
Scott and Aileen Frey are old friends of the site and Aileen has shared quite a few of her video’s, with us, from the great state of Idaho! This clip was submitted by Aileen’s husband, Scott, a few weeks back and when I saw that it was from one of my favorite places on earth, I saved it […]
Pat Smage is one of the Fatback ambassadors and has been getting rad all over the US on his Corvus. This video is all about snow! Pat says: I have been trying to ride in the snow since I was a kid, but it never worked. I had all but given up, then I got […]
In this video from the 2015 Sea Otter Classic Steve Kaczmarek talks about what’s happening at Borealis Bikes. Check it out!
The Gangster of Fat-Bike Wheelies, Ruben Sevilla from Spain! Where does your Fat-Bike Take You? Share your hosted video with us and we’ll provide you with the virtual theater of the inter-webz, right here on Fat (dash) Bike (dot) com. Send a post card to email@example.com!
We ran into Travis Ott, Trek’s mountain bike brand manager, at the Sea Otter Classic last weekend and he showed us a couple of the upcoming fat-bike models that Trek is working on for the 2015/2016 season. Look for these bikes in August/September 2015.
Amazing Moonlight video shot in Zermatt Switzerland at the bottom of the famous Matterhorn. Moonriders from Christian Mülhauser on Vimeo.
Our amigo Jeff Price is back with a beach cruise that’s practically in his back yard! We’ll let Jeff tell you all about it! Since it’s been nearly 3 months since my last video I thought I’d take full advantage of the spring low tide and head for the beach 3 miles from home. With a […]
Our amigo, Eric Parsons (from Revelate Designs) and some of his amigos took a trip on the ITI route, but the opposite direction that the racers were going. This is a cool little edit from that trip. If this doesn’t get your motor running, you might, just be wired wrong or have iron poor blood. […]
My old gnome-fest cousins Joe and Renee from Fresh Sights Digital Media were up at the Birkie National Championships with their drones and cameras and captured this grand and sweeping view of the largest fat-bike race that we know of….dare we say the largest fat-bike race in the world? Thanks for sharing this with us Joe & […]
Buck rips the New Theo Trail in Minneapolis on his fat-bike.
Kiwi Enduro racer Eddie Masters taunts and then shreds a Specialized Fatboy in this entertaining video!
Steven from Saris demonstrates the fat-bike features of the Freedom Superclamp 2 hitch rack at Frostbike 2015.
Sov and Charlie The Bikemonger Talk Surly and Fat-bikes at Frostbike 2015.
Pat Smage is a Geneva Lakes Homie and a Fatback Ambassador! Oh and did we mention, seven time AMA Moto Trials National Champion! So for Fat Tuesday we’re going to humbley suggest ~ Laissez les bons temps rouler! (and Read what Pat shared about his edit!) This video showcases my first couple weeks on the […]
“Fatbike on Snow” offers guided Fat-bike tours in Austria at Ramsau am Dachstein. With its many constantly groomed winter hiking trails, carriage roads and cleared forest roads Ramsau am Dachstein has ideal conditions in winter for great times on fat-bikes. They have 10 brand new Norco Fatbikes including the necessary equipment for their winter adventure […]
Euan shared this video with fat-bike.com and says: I was biking in the Dandenongs, east of Melbourne down here in Australia recently, and riding with me was a mate, (or as you might say, an Amigo), who is the Maharajah of moving pictures, Iain Groves. He happened to have a GoPro secreted about his person, […]
Mitch Ropelato workin’ snow, sand, and trails on his Specialized Fatboy.
Our man in Wales, Jeff Price sent in his latest bivy-quest with a distinct winter flair. This is what Jeff had to share with us about the clip. As snowfall in Wales can usually be confined to the mountain summits, when it gets down low I had to make the most of it. So […]
The Godfather of Beach Riding, Bruce Mathieson, sent us one of his excellent video clips to share. Bruce presents this film as a joint effort, created with his amigos Brian and Craig. Where does your Fat-Bike Take You? Share your hosted video with us and we’ll provide you with the virtual theater of the inter-webz, […]
Our man Deo is back with a session clip from Hopewell Rocks on the Hopewell Cape in New Brunswick, Canada. He stopped just to take some photos, but then this happened! Reach Out! Deo started sending us videos and as we got to know each other’s work we set him up with a monthly slot to […]
We just received our Rocky Mountain Blizzard for long term testing, so when I saw that Andreas from RM had gotten his freeride amigos, Brett, Wade and Gulley together to make a fat-bike edit, we just had to share it! This is what they shared about Fat Free! We have to admit, we were hesitant about the fat […]
I saw this video, from Mike Curiak, that our Amigo Eric Parsons had put on the Revelate Designs page on FaceBook. Mike is a very talented photographer, and rider that also runs a wheel building company called lacemine29.com. Mike also posted some still photos along with the video on his blog. This is some especially great work by […]
Global Fat-Bike Day isn’t all about big group rides. It can be a solo ride if that’s what you can swing. Some folks (like me) love going out for solo rides. The same is true of our amigo Rusty Knorr. The rust-man sent me this clip of his GFBD ramble on the beaches of the […]
We got this video from Bill of the rAdelaide Global Fat-bike Day ride. Look at how wide that beach is! A trip “down under” is definitely on my bucket list!
The Atlantic Coast Fat-Bike Mafia is alive and well. Our old amigo Deo has a new Scott Big Ed and can wheelie with the best! You’ll be seeing more of Deo’s clips here on Fat (video) Tuesday over the winter. Deo’s agreed to make us a monthly special edit! Body of Work (Video!) If you’d like […]
Chris C. sent in this video recap of the Global Fat-Bike Day ride. The ride was put together by Jonathan Bistodeau and Stephen Boyd at the Minnesota River Bottoms in the Twin Cities. The ride started with 49 bikers and converged with 35 more from another Twin Cities Global Fat-Bike Day ride for an awesome photo […]
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 […]
A great video from one of my favorite videographers. This was shot over 4 years ago along Burton Beach in Kodiak Alaska. These are some of the first Fatback bikes that I ever saw, back then. If you look close you’ll see an old spider tire, getting some miles on the beach. The beaches in this […]
Our main man, Jeff Price, got together with a friend from work and few riders that he met through the UK Fat Bike Forums to conduct his Monthly Bivy in Wales. One of those other riders is our amigo John Moore. John’s photos have been featured on the site multiple times. You can check out […]
Aaron from Maxxis introduces the new Chronicle 29+ tires as well as the new Mammoth fat-bike tires. You can subscribe to our YouTube Channel at http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=fatbikedotcom to see all of our upcoming videos.
Our man Jeff Price is back to show us another slice of why the UK is such a hot-bed of fat-bike fun! You may remember that Jeff made a promise to himself to get out once a month for an overnight bivvy. This is what Jeff shared about this trip. Yes it was getting to […]
Scott from Felt Bicycles introduces us to the 2015 Felt Double Double Fatbikes. Learn more at – http://www.feltbicycles.com/USA/2015/Bikes/mountain/fat-bike.aspx You can subscribe to our YouTube Channel at http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=fatbikedotcom to see all of our upcoming videos.
Stan from Stan’s NoTubes discusses the Hugo Tubeless Rim that will be available in 26″ Fat-bike, 29+ and 650B/27.5+ sizes. Learn more at http://www.notubes.com. You can subscribe to our YouTube Channel at http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=fatbikedotcom to see all of our upcoming videos.
Here’s a clip of local wonder, Pat Smage, showing off some bike handling skillz on his old school Salsa Mukluk. Pat’s a six-time AMA/NATC Trials National Champion and in 2007, he was named AMA Sports Athlete of the Year – the youngest rider to ever receive that title. It’s little wonder that Pat called this […]