Weekly Dose of Fat – 11-25-16

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Fatbassador, Travis, took this photo on a late October ride in Anchorage, AK.

Sven, Gomez and JK are taking the show on the road next week for episode #115 of your favorite fat-bike radio show. We will be checking out the preparations for the Freewheel Winter Bike Festival in Minneapolis, talking to a few special guests and much more. The show will air on Saturday this time around so we can bring you some extra special news so check it out!

Fat Camp Episode #18 is all set to go live any 10am CST tomorrow, Saturday the 26th. Check in with Kan and Andy for all the goodness.

A snowy update for today’s Pie Burner in Hibbing – https://joboo1967.wordpress.com/2016/11/23/the-final-pie-burner-update/

Global Fat-bike Day is Saturday, December 3rd. Here are some of the many events planned. Find one in your area and get out on your fat-bike!

The second annual California State Fat Bike Championships is Dec. 10 at Rim Nordic. Competition will include cross-country and downhill mountain bike categories. Fat-bikes with tire widths of 3.7 or wider are required! To register or for more information, visit www.rimnordic.com.

Fat-bike Links

Get your fatty ready for cold and flu season – http://www.einsteincycles.com/blog/winter-ready-fat-bike-maintenance

EXP bike packing line of gear from Salsa – http://salsacycles.com/culture/introducing_salsa_exp_series_bikepacking_bags

Saturday Cycle with Bruce – http://coastkid.blogspot.com/2016/11/saturday-cycle-berwickshire-trails.html

More with Bruce – http://coastkid.blogspot.com/2016/11/autumn-gold-in-binning-woods.html

Bogus Basin near Boise, ID adds more fat-bike access – http://www.idahostatesman.com/outdoors/playing-outdoors/article116364663.html

Lots of fat-bike action in store around Jackson Hole this winter – http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/stepping_out/trails_excursion/excursion/website-offers-complete-nordic-ski-guide/article_35e07055-8591-57a6-96e7-f4c93fda590b.html


Stay tuned for the following important reminder!


Our printing partner for all fat-bike.com apparel prints all of our orders on demand and ships directly from their facility. In order to ensure you have the best chance to get your holiday orders delivered before 12/25/16 check out the following important deadlines :

Domestic (that means the USA!) – Order Deadline 12/14

APO – Order Deadline 12/5

Canada – Order Deadline 12/5

International Every Where Else but Below – Order Deadline 11/30

Africa/Central and South America and Middle East – Order Deadline 11/23

Our supplier uses the United States Postal Service to deliver all orders and while the above dates should ensure delivery before 12/25/16, delays after items leave the production facility are out of our control so, order early!


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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.