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Wallpaper Wednesday – Pole

Antti Hakonen sent us this shot back in March for a Foto Gordo entry, but it was so good, we made it this week’s Wallpaper Wednesday. It’s his Pole Taiga and he took this magnificent pic with a Nokia 808 PureView phone. Got your own Wallpaper Worthy Photo? We love to feature your fat-bike photos from […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Taustakuva Keskiviikkona

  Taustakuva Keskiviikkona is Wallpaper Wednesday in Finnish. This week’s Taustakuva Keskiviikkona comes to us from Antti Hakonen. Here’s what Antti shared about this week’s new gorgeous wallpaper image. Here’s my candidate for Taustakuva Keskiviikkona. I was going to shoot some sunset photos at a nearby lakeshore but got distracted and shot pics of my Pole […]

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Fat Video Tuesday – Finnish Easter Egg Hunt

Our Fat Tuesday Video comes to us all the way from Lappeenranta Finland! We’re the international house of fat-bikes and Marko Lankinen and some of his amigos share what it’s like to ride on snowy snowmobile trails with just the sound of crunching snow under their tires. The lack of a musical soundtrack means that you can […]

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Independence Day Fat Video!

It’s Sven’s Birthday and Independence Day (my favorite holiday) so we took the day off and let our euro-amigos take over the site with  a “behind-the-scenes” quick edit of a film, shot in Lapland this winter. Damien rode in support for  Nathalie Courtet using a Fat-Bike, made by Salamandre Cycles. Natalie was travelling across Lapland on […]

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Fat Foto Friday ♦ Finnish Double Feature

Juha Liukkonen shot these two ghostly images riding his sweet Snowblind Pugsley on some snow packed trails near Ristiina, Finland. You can check out Jula’s blog at www.liukkonen.net and view his rad pug build here –  Pug’s Year -gallery. Fat Foto Friday is a weekly feature where we try to help kick off everyone’s fat-bike weekend(s)s with a little Fat […]

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Fat VIDEO Tuesday ~ A Midwinter Night

The video was filmed by Peter Nylund and features Peter and Toni Lund (www.tonilund.fi). You can check out Peter’s blog at (www.yetirides.com)   Share your video with the rest of World Wide Fat-Bike Tribe! If you’ve got a fat-bike related, short film that you feel is “Fat (Video) Tuesday” material, slap a link in an email with what, […]

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Fatbiking in Finland – Part I

The fatbike boom has landed on other countries too. In this three part series I take a look how fatbiking has progressed in my home country, Finland. The country’s location in Northern Europe means that we have snowy and cold winters, although in the southern and western parts the winter conditions can be milder and […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Finnish Sunset

Another BEAUTIFUL shot from our man in Finland, Toni Lund showing his 9:Zero:7 basking in the amazing light of a winter Finnish sunset. Check out Toni’s blog at: http://tonilund.blogspot.com/ Feel free to download this image and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the image to open the full sized-version which you can right-click […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Fat-Bike in Finland

Toni’s been riding his 9:Zero:7 in Finland since April 2011 and he is preparing a two part review of the bike, the first part will coverriding from spring to late fall and the second part winter riding. His blog has trip reports of his adventures, mainly overnighters, and photo recaps and small stories of commutes […]

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