Fat Bike, MTB

Salsa taking the lead with the BUCKSAW

There has been a lot of fuzz about the new Fat bike sus fork from Rock Shox on the web lately. Borealis and Rocky mountain is releasing new front suspension models that looks really great. But then a newsletter from awesome Salsa cycles hits the inbox. Introducing the Bucksaw! Back in 2012 Mike "Kid" Riemer… Continue reading Salsa taking the lead with the BUCKSAW

Fat Bike, Random fun

Fat bike gospel at the Icehotel

A few weeks ago the fabulous Icehotel invited us to their ice harvest festival. When their season moving to an end they harvest the ice in the river. The ice will be used in next years hotel. The harvest is a day on the ice with happenings, kites, barbecue, dogsleds, snow mobiles and this year,… Continue reading Fat bike gospel at the Icehotel

Bikes, cycling, Inspiration

Ride in style

A few weeks ago we had a photo session for our shop. Me and my brother been running it since 1997. Being a small business we're doing everything by our selfs - retail, marketing, cleaning and so on… A few years ago we decided to make our own advertising pics. We don't afford a fancy… Continue reading Ride in style

Fat Bike

Pimp my Muk´Part II. Get One up

The One Up rear sprocket and front Raceface wide/narrow chain ring has being waiting to get assembled for a while now. Early spring has made me run the Singular Peregrine to work the last couple of weeks and the Muk been resting. However, heavy snow fall last night made me stay up late installing the… Continue reading Pimp my Muk´Part II. Get One up

Fat Bike, Workshop

Pimp my Muk´

Finally i´m getting things done on the fat bike. I ordered new wheels from Slam69. Surly Larry rims and Hope Fatsno hubs. A beautiful custom hand build set with white spokes from The Slam Man. I also wanted to go 1x10 but due snowy conditions needed the low gears. With OneUp components awesome 42t sprocket… Continue reading Pimp my Muk´

cycling, Inspiration, Random fun

Super heroine to the rescue

Being an old comic book geek i wanted a cool illustration logo for Bike life in Swedish Lapland. I contacted my fellow super heroine Liv-Jenny a super talented illustrator for the job. She happily accepted and i send her some bike pics. She worked her magic and then The Lars helped me with text and… Continue reading Super heroine to the rescue

Inspiration, MTB, Random fun

Bike life in Swedish Lapland, The POD CAST

Big things happening up here in Swedish Lapland. The Lars is now a co-writer on the blog, he being a noob is going to bring some new fresh thoughts about cycling. Also, about a week ago i was contacted by Ben at Mountain Bike Radio. It seems that we are going to be a part… Continue reading Bike life in Swedish Lapland, The POD CAST

Inspiration, MTB

I´d rather be klunking

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVWP6VaLtvw This reminds me how young mountain biking really are. Klunkers appeared in California in the seventies. A bunch of dudes going out in the woods ripping the crap of old cruiser bikes. Many of the original klunkers are still around. Like Gary "the fish" Fisher (he is on instagram) and they truly are the… Continue reading I´d rather be klunking

Fat Bike

Contrasts and new tires

Finally got my hands on VEE rubbers Snowshoe. The snowshoe is supposed to be 4.7" But the only measure around 4.3. Which suits the Mukluk just fine since it´s made for 4.0" tires. They fit fine in the frame but the chain line is a bit to tight with just 5 millimeter left to the… Continue reading Contrasts and new tires

Fat Bike, Trails

One love, one bike

I´m almost feeling like spamming my own blog with ice riding posts. But conditions on the ice is just so totally awesome that i cant let todays ride pass without writing about it. Waking up to a bright sunrise and having the morning off calls for ice riding. As i wrote in the last post… Continue reading One love, one bike