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Weekly Dose of Fat – 4-29-16

Check out this trail fodder fittin’ a ruin Fatbassador Travis’s ride! If this was your tire, what would you do? Ideas on a fix? Leave a comment below! You radio show hosts Sven, Gomez and JK continue their spring break this week. Meanwhile check out the fat-bike news of the week! Event of the Week Decorah Human […]

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Weekly Dose of Fat 4-22-16

Weekly Dose of Fat 4-22-16 Sven, Gomez and JK are on a break this week as we plan out our Summer Show Schedule. Meanwhile check out the fat-bike news of the week! Event of the Week Next Saturday, April 30th, is the Fat Bike Freeride Rally at Mt Bachelor in Bend, OR. This is a fat […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Budnitz in the Snow

Earlier this year the folks at Budnitz took one of their FTB Titanium fat-bikes to the summit of Vermont’s Mt. Mansfield at 4400 feet of elevation; and rode it all the way down! Check out these links for more info: There are more photos here: http://budnitzbicycles.com/gallery/moments/summit-to-sunset And a write-up of the day’s adventure here: http://blog.budnitzbicycles.com/post/139612684142/fatbike-snowy-mountain Download […]

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Show 100 Raffle! Show up and win!

Big doings at the Fat-bike Radio Show 100 HQ! Gomez shook down the peeps who helps us keep this site goin’ and got us some killer prizes that we will raffle off at the Show 100 Party! Oh! There are A LOT MORE PRIZES THAN WHAT WE ARE SHOWING! Stupid CAPS lock. Anyway, yes, you […]

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Fat Camp Show 10-1- Closing Out Winter and Stoked for Spring!

Hey folks! Ken and Andy are back with another edition of Fat Camp and they are closing out winter and getting stoked for spring! Have a listen! Show Links http://www.maxxis.com/tires/bicycle/fatplus-tires http://45nrth.com/ http://www.trekbikes.com/us/en_US/equipment/cycling-components/bike-tires-tubes/bontrager-barbegazi-fat-bike-tire/p/12996 http://surlybikes.com/parts/tires http://veetireco.com/product/snowshoe-2xl/ http://surlybikes.com/parts/wheels/my_other_brother_darryl http://sun-ringle.com/mtb/rims/mulefut-80sl/ http://www.wolftoothcomponents.com/collections/merchandise/products/singletrack-pogie http://www.quiringcycles.net/stock-frames-and-forks/triple-b-fatbike/ http://www.ridefox.com/2016/filter.php?m=bike&t=forks#forks http://www.trekbicyclesuperstore.com/product/bontrager-haru-carbon-fatbike-fork-242194-1.htm http://www.manitoumtb.com/products/forks/magnum/ http://www.mrpbike.com/stage https://www.dtswiss.com/Components/Rims-MTB/XM-481 http://www.ibiscycles.com/bikes/mojo_3/ http://whiskyparts.co/catalog/rims

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Methow Valley Crust Riding

Dave was riding spring crust at sunrise and took this shot in the Methow Wildlife Area near Winthrop, Washington. Spectacular! Rider and photographer: Dave Acheson (ain’t self-timers great?) Date taken: March 8, 2016   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 […]

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Fat Bike Birkie – Quick Report

Will Ross repeated as the 47K Fat Bike Birkie winner for 2016! Brad Bingham was a close second. Jenna Rinehart was the first in the Women’s 47K again this year with April Morgan coming in second! Meanwhile, Matt Acker edged Jeff Hall at the line and that should give Matt the Great Lakes Fat Bike Series […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – New Jersey Shore

“Icebiker” Greg sent in this picture of his friend Zoller negotiating what’s left of the munitions docks at Fort Hancock, NJ, not far from the remains of Batteries Kingman (1941) and Mills (1942). It was an unusually warm Sunday in February and we timed low-tide perfectly! Download the appropriate size and use it as your […]

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Fat Camp Show 10 – The Snow Show

Rollers are a common fat bike grooming implement and Wildcat seem to be making some of the best right now: http://www.wildcatgroomers.com/home.html Compaction drags are another option for grooming. This is a compaction drag used in Traverse City Michigan. The crew up in Marquette, MI are always ahead of the curve on grooming and have a lot of pictures […]

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US Open Fat-bike Beach Championships Are Returning to Wrightsville Beach, NC in 2016

Ben Brown, 2015 Expert Division Champion, will defend his Championship at this year’s US Open Fat-bike Beach Championships photo by Bill Baggett Making it’s 2nd appearance on Wrightsville Beach in North Carolina event chair Shawn Spencer is finalizing details on The 2nd Annual US Open Fat Bike Beach Championship, scheduled March 11-13, 2016, in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. “Fat-biking  is […]

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ITI To Kick Off in Anchorage With the Fat Bike Expo Feb 26th and 27th

2015 ITI Start – photo Angie Glover – Willow, Alaska For the first time this year, the legendary Iditarod Trail Invitational, an intimidating, human­powered chase along a historic Alaska mail route from Knik to Nome,­­ kicks off in Anchorage. The 70 ITI competitors from around the globe will converge on the state’s largest city for the […]

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