at 4th Avenue, Anchorage, 99501 United States
Join us on the biggest fattest ride in downtown Anchorage Alaska on Saturday February 25th 2017 with the largest number of fat bikers ever
The ITI is co hosting the biggest fattest fat bike ride in Anchorage Alaska ever. The public, fat bikers, visitors, race fans, everyone is invited in the fun to join in down town Anchorage with a finale at the Park Strip.We can set a Guinness World Record in Anchorage Alaska!
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Thank you Mayor Berkowitz for joining the first Big Fat Ride! We can make Anchorage the best winter bike city in the world!
Images from the Big Fat Ride!
Big Fat Ride Anchorage
Big Fat Ride new Fur Rondy event Saturday February 27th.
A Big Thank You to all of our sponsors that made the first Big Fat Ride and Fat Bike Expo a big success #fatback #45North #9zero7 #lululemon #Westmark #REIAnchorageI #lululemon #Revelatedesigns #Surly #PenAir #TowerJointReplacementclinic #BrokenToothbrewing #BikeAnchorage #BeckerGear #Wolftooth #Barmitts #Baryak #DarnTough #Newtontiming #Kindbars #TheSiegels #Wisecracker Keri Gronewald
We still have Big Fat Ride T-Shirts left and we sell them for $20.00.
Join the Fur Rondy slow ride Sat. March 5th http://www.furrondy.net/events/new-belgium-slow-ride-bike-race
A good buddy and fellow motorbike rider videographer extraordinaire Xiong Nu, aka NuttyNu, put this together:
what was the final participant count?
Find yourself in these images. You can order them from Andy Romang through his website. http://www.andyromang.com/Sports/2016/Big-Fat-Ride/i-vvFtHZR/A
Andy Romang took these images yesterday. Thank you Anchorage bike community for such a large turnout including the Mayor!! 468 riders. I see huge smiles in these pictures! http://www.andyromang.com/Sports/2016/Big-Fat-Ride/
Super cool event! Thanks to all that made this happen, can't wait for next year!
We are staging riders today on G Sreet between 4th and 5th Ave at 1:45pm.
The new BFR route is a 5 mile loop from 4th Ave/Egan Center to Cordova and Chester Creek Trail to Westchester lagoon from the start to Westchester Lagoon, with a loop around the lagoon, and then returning to 2nd Ave/Christensen to finish. New map is found here: http://www.fatbikeexpo.com/bfr-course-map/
Will you be getting fat in Anchorage on Saturday? http://bikepackersmagazine.com/anchorage-gets-fat-before-first-big-iditarod-trail-event/
Some of our friends at Big Fat Ride gathered their gear at Salvation Army thrift stores. A lot of Alaskans are joining bikers from all over the world to bike the Iditarod starting this Sunday. Glad we could help guys! #thriftythursday
Why we have fat bikes today. http://craigmedred.news/2016/02/26/made-in-alaska-fad/
In case you didn't catch it... be ready to start the Big Fat Ride with Mayor Berkowitz! He's vision is to make Anchorage a safer place to bike.
Buy raffle tickets for $20.00/piece at the Fat Bike Expo at the Egan Center at the Bike Anchorage booth. The fattest prize is this beautiful Carbon Corvus Fatback (any size). A Big Thank you to all of our raffle donations from a long list of sponsors found on our expo website!
We are pleased to announce Amy Rintala & Angie Glover are our 2016 Big Fat Ride Art Contest winners. They both won a free entry to the ride on Saturday and a BFR cycle jersey. Congratulations ladies! #bigfatride #artcontest #fatbikeworldrecord #beatthebirkie
The new route is a 5 mile loop from 4th Ave/Egan Center to Cordova and Chester Creek Trail to Westchester lagoon from the start to Westchester Lagoon, with a loop around the lagoon, and then returning to the 2nd Ave/Christensen to finish. new map is found here: http://www.fatbikeexpo.com/bfr-course-map/
Win this beautiful 9:zero:7 bike sponsored by Chain Reaction Cycles in the Bike Anchorage Fat Bike Expo raffle this weekend. Tickets available at the Egan Center for $20.00/ticket.
Meet Les Matz at the fat bike pioneer round table Saturday night at the Egan Center La Perouse Hall 6:00 PM.
We are offering secure bike parking in a fenced off area next to the Egan Center on E Street for $5.00/bike. We will have volunteers there at all times making sure your bike is safe and visit the Fat Bike Expo for those riders riding into downtown! Friday 10 am to 8 PM Saturday 10 am to 7:30 PM
Thanks for visiting!