Frosty’s Race Series Kicks Off with Two Downhill Fat Bike Races


Fat bike racing is becoming more and more popular each winter, with races taking place pretty much anywhere it snows. But while most fat bike races are XC-style endurance events, the Frosty’s Fat Bike Race Series is adding a new dimension: fat bike gravity racing. The first two stops on the Frosty’s tour offers a downhill race, …

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A Fat Bike for the People: Raleigh Rumson Review


A Proletariat Porker As nice as it is to wish for the latest and greatest in the world of mountain bikes, not everyone has the expendable income to spring for that $9,000 carbon full-suspension bike, and will need to adjust their sights to a more attainable two-wheeled goal. Thankfully, in this day and age, buyers …

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8 Reasons to Ditch the Trainer and Ride Outside This Winter


As we recently witnessed the first snow of the season here in Pennsylvania, my mountain biking friends and acquaintances seem to be dividing into two camps–those that love winter and embrace the white stuff with open arms, and those that relegate themselves to indoor workouts on the trainer until spring, claiming that below-freezing temperatures are no …

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Fatback Releases Redesigned Carbon Corvus Fat Bike

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The Fatback Corvus has made a name for itself by setting the course record for the Iditarod Trail Invitational, an adventure race across Alaska of epic proportions. But fat bike technology is constantly changing, and Fatback thought that it was high-time that the Corvus get an update. Calling this merely an “update” would be selling it …

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Celebrate Global Fat Bike Day on December 3


Whether you love fat bikes or hate them, there’s no denying that they have become a solid fixture in the world of mountain biking, and invite their own following and unique culture. They even have their own holiday–Global Fatbike Day, which takes place on the first Saturday in December. Global Fat Bike Day (GFBD) started as …

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10 Essentials to Create the Perfect Winter Fat Biking Kit


Winter is coming in the northern hemisphere, but the onslaught of cold temperatures, limited daylight, and snowy conditions doesn’t require you to stop mountain biking. The advent of the fat bike means that off-road, two-wheeled fun can continue all year long. But the cold temperatures and wet snow do require a special level of preparation. Choosing the right …

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