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january 16, 2016

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The 3rd Annual Fat Cycle Challenge returned with something for everyone including fat bike races, demos for the public, a beer garden, and live music from DJ Naka G.

JUST ANNOUNCED! THE 2016 FAT CYCLE CHALLENGE WINNERS ARE:
Competitive Division
1st : Mike Pritchard $300
2nd : Joel Mischke $200
3rd : Bill Boughton $100

Recreation Division
1st: Kevin Passmore
2nd: Aaron Humphrey
3rd: Jessi Rochel 
 

Special Lodging Rates Available! Contact stayaspensnowmass.com/fatcycle or 888-667-5666
 

Check out the 2014 Fat Cycle Challenge Event Video 

2016 Schedule of Events

Fat cycle challenge 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Love to bike? This race is just what you have been waiting for. Bring your own fat bike and come hit the snow for this cool winter challenge. Competitive & Recreation Categories. CASH Prizes!

Bike village / DEMO COURSE / FREE CLINIC    10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Haven’t ridden a fat bike yet? Now is your chance! These bikes are made for winter riding, so come test one out on our customized fat bike course. Demos will be available from 12-2 p.m.  If you are new to fat biking, Sun Dog Athletics will be out on the course for a FREE fat bike clinic!

Aspen brewing company BEER GARDEN / FOOD TENT / DJ Naka G  10 A.M. - 2 P.M.

Come cheer on our fat cycle friends!! Beer, snacks, and DJ Naka G. Beer served from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Don’t forget to bring your I.D.

AWARDS 12 P.M.

We aren’t just talking about fat bikes...we are giving away fat CASH prizes for our fastest challengers.  $300.00 First Place, $200.00 Second Place, and $100.00 Third Place, plus lots of fat swag!

REGISTRATION / COURSE DETAILS

Our Fat Bike Course is a 3/4 mile loop through Rio Grande Park, including single track and bridge crossings.

FAT BIKE RENTALS

Don't have a fat bike of your own (yet)?  Several bike shops in Aspen have some to rent: Ajax Bike & SportsReplay Sports, Stapleton Ski and Ute City Cycles.   Fat bikes are limited, so reserve your bike today!

2016 FAT BIKE COURSE:
 
 

2016 FAT CYCLE Partners

 

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2015 RESULTS 

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR FAT BIKE WINNERS!
Competitive Division:  First Place – Montana Miller, Second Place – Charlie Eckart, Third Place – Jon Harman.  All three competitive winners walked away with cash prizes donated from the Aspen Chamber Resort Association;
Recreation Division:  First Place – Team Replay Sports- Matt Lamm & Tim Power Smith, Second Place Rob Ringle, solo rider, Third Place – Team Bradley- Cori & Rick Bradley.  All three recreation winners received donated prizes including lift tickets, UpSki gift certificates, Aspen Brewery beer and swag, and a new set of fat tires and gift certificate from Aloha Mountain Cyclery.

FAT CYCLE CHALLENGE 2015
(Rio Grande Park)

FAT CYCLE VILLAGE
(Rio Grande Park)

FAT CYCLE CHALLENGE 2015
(Rio Grande Park)

BIKE VILLAGE 2014
(Wagner Park)
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FAT CYCLE CHALLENGE 2014
(Marolt Open Space)
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