Weekly Dose of Fat 11-4-11

salsa muklukLots going on out there in the fat-bike world. Below is a collection of fat-bike related news we ran across this week. Heck fat-bikes are becoming so popular that outside Magazine even has an article down there somewhere!

http://billsmagicalmysterytour.blogspot.com/2011/10/growing-fat-bike-craze.html – Bill weighs in on the growing trend of Fat-Bike Mania!

https://acrobat.com/app.html#d=yvU8-ezgLcA9JiPHGVWfEQ – Far North Fatbikes Newsletter with info about fat bike rides and rentals in Fairbanks, Alaska.

https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=255659617817748 – BLBBRBK (Think Blubber Bike!) Fat-Bike Enduro at Afton Forest Preserve in Illinois.

http://thegoldenwrench.blogspot.com/2011/10/moonlander-had-moonlanding-at-midtown.html – Moonlander at Freewheel Midtown!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Far-North-Fatbikes/217403921630125 – Far North Fatbikes – Located in Fairbanks’ Goldstream Valley, where fatbiking was born!Far North Fatbikes is the only fatbike rental business north of the Alaska Range.

https://www.facebook.com/pages/fatbikescom-9Zero7-Snow-Bike-907/153386961343217 – 9:Zero:7’s Fat-Bike Fan Page on Facebook

http://www.outsideonline.com/blog/its-dumping-snow-bikes.html – Outside Magazine is getting in on the fat-bike love!

http://salsacycles.com/culture/fall_fatbiking/ – Fall fat-biking along the flood plains along the Mississippi. Beautiful photos! This is what fat-biking is all about.

http://www.bicycletimesmag.com/content/readers-write-diy-walmart-snow-bike – DIY fat-bike made from a Walmart cheapie left behind.

http://singletrackworld.com/forum/topic/29er-fatbike-how-long-before-it-happens – Someone had to ask the question! Truthfully, though, they already exist! Our current fat-bike wheels are very close to a 29’er in outside diameter. Rolling over obstacles everywhere.

http://coastkid.blogspot.com/2011/10/early-doors-and-low-tide.html – An early morning, low tide ride with pix from the Coastkid’

http://thelazyrando.wordpress.com/2011/10/30/victoria-bc-fat-tire-riders-unite/ – The Lazy Rando is looking to hook up with Victoria, BC Fat-bikers!

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Greg Smith, known to many site visitors as Sven Hammer, founded Fat-bike.com in 2011 and the site quickly became the #1 online community for all things Fat. You can currently find Greg outfitting Everyday Cycles; a Milwaukee, WI retailer of gear for fatbikers, adventure cyclists and urban assault riders.