The second Forth Fat took place recently in North Berwick, Scotland and Tommy sent us this video to give you all a sense of what you missed if you did’t make the event. Had a good ride lately? We’d love to share your videos! Shoot me a link to your hosted video and we will […]
I had the pleasure of meeting Randy Armstrong at the Frosty Bottom awards ceremony when I visited Anchorage in January. Randy is also a past winner of our photo contest from a couple of years back! He sent me a video that he put together about a ride that he’s been dreaming about. This is what […]
Things in the fat-bike video business must be pretty good up there in Canada’a Atlantic Maritime Provinces. Because frequent fat-bike video director, Shannon Burt, can now afford to hire two dogs to co-star along with his own bad self in this film from….no…. not Prince Edward Island…Shannon snuck across the bridge and shot this tree […]
This is our Fourth video in a series, by our new tribe of correspondents, up along the Atlantic Coast of Canada. Deo and Shannon Burt are playing duelling (fat-bike) videos! This video was shot and edited by Deo and took place in and around Fredericton, New Brunswick. Enjoy another fat video tuesday from Canada’s Maritime Provinces! Where […]
Meet Deo….Deo’s is an adventure-wanderer of the Canadian Atlantic Coast. D’s also a photographer and film-maker that is new to fat-biking. He bought his new Norco fatty earlier this year and is completely loving it! His home base is the snow and ice capitol of Canada’s East Coast, Moncton NB. His travels take him to places that […]
Nicholas sent us this video of a ride on his Genesis Caribou on the trail of Les 2 Alpes in the French Alps. Absolutely beautiful, Nicholas! Winter, Spring, Summer of Fall we’d love to share your videos, one and all! Shoot me a link to your hosted video and we will take a look, firstname.lastname@example.org. Make it good!
Shannon Burt sent us in another film from Prince Edward Island. This winter has created peak riding conditions at PEI’s Winter River trail. This is a mid-week getaway ride after work for fat-riding Shannon. After hearing that heavy rains were coming by week’s end, Shannon along with 4 legged friend, Detroit, hit the trail and […]
Matt Whitehead sent us few of his video clips from his trips to baja. He used a custom fat-cargo bike to tote all of his gear and his surf board up and down the Baja Coastline. Fat-Biking and Surfing! You can check out more from Matt by visiting his blog at http://www.afewsketchymoments.com/.
Snorre Mossing Sent us another great video from Norway featuring some roller coaster sections of trail near his home in Oslo. Here’s what Snorre had to share about his clip. I found fatbike gold, a little by accident – one of my favorite trails runs close to Tryvann Ski Resort, which is a bikepark in […]
This is another of those moments, when I realize soy un hombre muy afortunado! Mui…..Afortunado. I get to share fat-bike fun from all over the planet and this week we get to share a little slice of Newfoundland for everyone to enjoy! Thanks for sharing, Loyal! Send us Your Video Post Card! Send us a link […]
We’re shaking up Friday afternoon’s photo feature with a video from our amigos más cercanos, Low Pressure Productions, from up in Ottawa, Ontario. If I remember my Canadian geography correctly, I believe that would make it the capitol of the entire nation of Canada. They run a bandito race series up there on the banks of […]
Snorre Mossing sent us this video from Norway. It seems that Scandinavia is having a sparse snow season, like we’ve had in the mid-west every now and again. This is what Snorre had to share about his clip. Finally the snow came to Oslo. I had a 4 week Christmas vacation in Florida, so I […]
Don’t speak Italian? Don’t worry about it! The scenery in this trailer alone makes it worth the look. Crisp is a new adventure video about the Iditarod Trail Invitational by Fatbike: it tells the story of first european woman to complete the long distance from Knik Lake to Nome.
A Thin White Line is the story of the 2001 Iditasport adventure race featuring racers on foot, bike and ski, as they challenge the 1000 mile Iditarod Trail in the Alaskan winter. This is before modern fat-bikes were developed. We also are archiving this link to our fat-bike history page. Get out the popcorn and […]
Zach Monack is Captain of Wrenches, at Erik’s Bike Shop in Burnsville Minnesota. He made a little day in the life film noir project for us with some of those funky time beats for our listening pleasure. Here’s what Señior Zack had to say about it all… My video is a ride around Lebanon Hills in […]
Ryan Sandy sent us this week’s fat-clip straight outta Nampa Idaho! Ryan and Adam Haynes run the local bike shop, in town, called Rolling H Cycles. Ryan told us “ Fat bikes are really hitting the scene out here in Idaho and our small community of Nampa.’ These two central Idaho bike slingers, put together a […]
Here’s a blast from the past! Mark Forman contacted us about a television segment that he produced for the Discovery Channel about fat-biking before there were fat-bikes! We asked Mark to share some insights into this historic clip and here’s what he had to say. Original Budget was $55K Money got back on the project […]
Shannon Burt sent us a GFBD video from Prince Edward Island (PEI), on the east coast of Canada. This is what shannon had to say about their ride. We did our fat-bike ride this morning, and shot a little video for ya. There are about 6 fat-bike riders here in PEI, but on this particular day, […]
On Thanksgiving morning in Southern MN a group of fat bikers got together for a pre-fattening ride along the Minnesota river. Dan Oachs was the only one not on a fat bike so he did his best to pretend that he had one and filmed the event with a helmet cam. It started off a […]
The action documentary “Cold Rolled” will be released in five weekly installments beginning Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 (Global Fatbike Day). Total length of the film is approximately 20 minutes, however Cold Rolled has been developed as a series of 3-5 minute webisode chapters that will be released weekly, on Saturdays, throughout December and early January. […]
Fat Video Tuesday is Back in the Saddle with a little clip that makes me wonder how many others are waiting for winter to blow into town. This was shot in Oslo. If my calculations are correct, that puts us in Norway. Snorre Mossing created this great little clip. Show him some love over on […]
Pete Basinger put together this week’s clip of fat-bike fun, shot around Moab with some pack-rafting footage on the Green River with Mike Curiak and Borealis Bikes. What’s on your hard-drive? Send us your fat-bike funski’s a la beta-max of the future. Forget about the keyboard and let your pixels do the talking. If you can […]
Peter Basinger put together this video of the 2013 Alaska Ultrasport Iditarod Trail Invitational. Pete has done the 350 mile race 13 consecutive times and won 6 times. Pete was one of the guys in the early days of “fat bikes” using a mountain bike with 2 rims welded together to make them “wide” and has seen just about […]
Olov Stenlund shared his first fat-bike video with us last week. This is what Olov had to say about it! “I’ve had the fat bike for a week now. I just gotta say. It´s the most incredibly fun bike that I’ve ever owned. It sure is a eye catcher. If you want to be discrete […]
Fat-Bike.com is proud to present the 2009 documentary ‘Fat Bike’ by Carl Battreall! Carl’s film can always be found on our Fat-Bike History page accessed under the “Resources” Tab at the top of the home page.
Our long time amigo,Ward Whitmire, sent me this vid from the 3rd annual meet at Ocean Shores, Washington. Fourteen riders gathered out in the Pacific Northwest for a Saturday group ride and then enjoyed beers and some of the ‘best food’ on the coast at ‘Bennett’s Fish Shack’, followed by more riding and a fire on the beach. […]
Aaron Peterson is a writer-photographer-filmmaker from Marquette, Michigan. His local trails organization has developed a winter singletrack system for fat tire bikes, believed to be the first of its kind, he and his crew are making a short action documentary about it for release in November. ’till then check out the trailer!
Product managers are really starting to embrace the clever video product launch. This week’s video comes from Charge Bikes and it features the 2014 Cooker Maxi. The Cooker Maxi complete bike retails for $1599 in the US and £1200 in the UK and will be available in October of 2014. Click the photo (below) to […]
Just in time for EuroBike, German bike maker, Nicolai, is introducing the Argon Fat. The Argon comes belt ready and sports a set of beefy square aluminum stays, along with a dropper post for the ‘all mountain euro sport’ package. Chain tension is achieved with sliding drops and it looks like carbon forks out front. […]
And then there’s this from Bruce Mathieson: aka: the coastkid. Bruce is the Viceroy of Scottish Beach Cycling and rides, one hell of good wheelie! His clips of exploring the scenic beach riding around East Lothian, have inspired thousands – (myself included!) A trip to Scotland to ride fat-bikes on the beach is, most definitely, on my […]
In this short video, Grannygear from twentynineinches.com interviews Scott Stroot, from Specialized Bicycle about their new fat-bike called the Fatboy. I can’t wait to ride some of these new fat-bike offerings coming down the pike. The new 5″ ground control tire, from Specialized, is also high on the list of things to get our hands on […]
Ken Blakey-Shell and Scott Quiring, of Quiring Cycles, have been exploring some local Off Road Vehicle (ORV) trails on their fat bikes and it turns out they are really, really fun. Ken shared the following description of what the Manistee National Forest, in Northern Michigan, has to offer. “This video was taken on one of the […]
I always like to feature a winter joint in the middle of summer. Jay Grozelle supplies this weeks foray into the unknown with a little nostalgic look back on 4 years of chills and spills at Fort McMurray. Where does your Fat-Bike Take You? Share your hosted video with us and we’ll provide […]
Some of our readers across the net asked to see the splash down of our amigo, Eric, busting out a dead sailor off of the ramp that we built, at last weekend’s beach party. We didn’t have any photos, but we do have some video! Watch Eric stick the landing….and don’t try this at […]
Ladies and Gentlemen, we give you the 2014 Norco Bigfoot Fat-Bike. Thanks to Dustan Sept from http://www.beermebc.com/, Norco Bicycles, Growler Cage and Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers for making this video possible.
Fat-Bike BMX from Finland! That a whole lot of umlauts boys and girls! Share your Fat-Bike Funskis! Send us your sweet fat-bike vids and we’ll share them right here! Email your hosted video along with the low-down on the ho-down to email@example.com.
Our old amigo Bruce – aka coastkid, is world famous for his video artistry and fat-sporations along the coast of Scotland, but somehow, we haven’t featured one of his works here, for quite some time. Today we remedy that situation by sharing a clip that Bruce describes, thusly…… “a cycle out to Sandwood Bay in […]
Written By Josh Spice ‘Camp at clam gulch rec area on the 8th of june. Ride beach through the 11th. Super duper casual. A rolling beach party.’ ~ Jason Boucher’s invitation to ride the beach with the Salsa crew & friends to Homer Three guys from Salsa Bikes, one of their contest winners, members […]
Aileen Frey sent us a great video, but I have to warn you ahead of time, that there’s skinny bikes mixed in with fat-bikes, wild horses and a beautiful snake. The Frey’s and some friends toured their loaded bikes over 100 miles of gravel roads in the Owyhee Uplands of southwestern Idaho this spring. I love the […]
I shot this last Saturday at the 29th Fat Tire Tour of Milwaukee. The thing is…..this is just a tiny fraction of the two-wheeled fun that followed! Wolskis is one of the oldest drinking establishments in Kilwaukke and riding the stairs has become somewhat of a tradition at the FTTM. As you can see, Colin […]
Rusty Knorr sent us his very first fat-vid to share with the rest of you earthlings. Rusty captured this footage outside of Seattle Washington, just north of a small town called Edmonds, just a few days ago! Fresh Fat-Bike Fun from the pacific northwest! I think it’s safe to predict that we’ll see more great videos […]
Glenn Johnstone shot this clip on a short ride through some local fields to the woods at the end of his Street (Sout Stanley Woods). He’s riding a Sandman Hoggar Fatbike and using a Pace Rehab cycling socket and Bartlett Tendon. Send Us Your Videos! Email us a hosted video along with some 411 and we’ll […]
A couple of fat duallies going for style points…The answers to your questions are Turner, 65mm and forty-two (42)… What about next week? Do you like your bikes, fat and your latte’ skinny? Try to keep your stick on the ice and send us your fat-bike videos! The gnomes that read my email….you know the […]
David Peterson sent us a video clip from down under and had this to say about it. “My vid was filmed in a place that’s about an hours dive east of Melbourne (Oz) in a place called Mount Dandenong but it’s know to us more as just ‘The Dandenongs’. There are many walking and cycling […]