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Fat Bike Science: An Extremely In-Depth Guesstimate on the Influence of Weight on a Fat Bike

 

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Test Subject making a 33 degree right hand turn. Jack Kline, also pictured. 

 

We asked the question, and we had a pretty good feeling about how riding a heavy fat bike in a race would go. Science called. We answered.  Continue reading “Fat Bike Science: An Extremely In-Depth Guesstimate on the Influence of Weight on a Fat Bike”

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Vasa Fat Bike Race: Frickin’ Wakeley and Vigland Won Again, Jesus, This Is Getting Repetitive

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A bunch of people showed up but the same two people won again for like, what, the ten millionth time? You know who kind of won? Erin Reicha. For knitting a unicorn hat. A really cool one. There. Someone else won, too, kind of.  Continue reading “Vasa Fat Bike Race: Frickin’ Wakeley and Vigland Won Again, Jesus, This Is Getting Repetitive”

Fat Bike Science: What Does Weight Matter, Anyway?

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We take on the North American Vasa Fat Bike Race on a really old rusty and heavy fat bike to see if weight matters in the snow. We have a feeling it will because of gravity, physics, and general common sense. Continue reading “Fat Bike Science: What Does Weight Matter, Anyway?”

AbsoluteBlack Gravel Rings Now Available

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Some of us at kolo t.c. may have been bugging US AbsoluteBlack distributor BTI for the past six months about these. And we’re excited. Continue reading “AbsoluteBlack Gravel Rings Now Available”

Short’s Brewing Fat Bike Series: Vasa On Deck

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The second SBFBS race is coming up, and the Series leaders look to open up some daylight in the standings.  Continue reading “Short’s Brewing Fat Bike Series: Vasa On Deck”

Marcel Kittel Can Take a Punch

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Astana rider Andrei Grivko has been removed from the Dubai Tour after punching QuickStep sprinter and Ivan Drago look-a-like Marcel Kittel.  Continue reading “Marcel Kittel Can Take a Punch”

Area Fat Bike Racer ‘Just Going Out To Have Fun’ At Vasa Fat Bike Race

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Offering an excuse over a week before race day, local racer Sean Kickbush (M22) reportedly just heading out to enjoy the trails.  Continue reading “Area Fat Bike Racer ‘Just Going Out To Have Fun’ At Vasa Fat Bike Race”

Wade Burch Captures American History At Fat Bike Nationals

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Wade Birch went to Fat Bike Nationals and all you get are these incredible photos of the race.  Continue reading “Wade Burch Captures American History At Fat Bike Nationals”

House, Stuart Take Fat Bike National Titles In Grand Rapids

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2017 Women’s Fat Bike Pro Podium PC: Chris Stuart

The 2017 USA Cycling Fat Bike National Championships are done and lightly dusted in snow, with Cole House taking an excruciatingly close win over heavy favorite and all around nice guy Jamey Driscoll (Clement). Continue reading “House, Stuart Take Fat Bike National Titles In Grand Rapids”

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