cycling, Fat Bike

Big mountain weekend – Day two

The second day in Björkliden served up single track paradise. We headed for the highest situated mountain station in Sweden at 4000 ft above sea level. We did about 3000 ft on nine kilometers. One hell of a climb. But well worth the effort since we got a fair decent as reward. Låktatjåkka mountain station… Continue reading Big mountain weekend – Day two

Fat Bike, Trails

Boys of summer

There is not much riding being done right now. I´m managing the shop by my self for a couple of weeks as my brother is on vacation. Over the last few days temperature has been rising to over 30 degrees Celsius and business is slow. I thing i have watched every single mountain bike edit… Continue reading Boys of summer

Bikes, Family life, Fat Bike, Random fun

BFF

I finally edited the film clips from our easer weekend with our dear friends in Lassbyn. Thanks again Anna and Fredrik for your hospitality. You guys are awesome! Make sure to check out Annas blog Lassbyns Alleanda and Aurora Safari Camp. I also had a little official chat with Fredrik for the podcast. Here is… Continue reading BFF

Fat Bike, Mountain bike radio

We´re on the air baby

I can't believe we did it. But we did! Our first episode of Bike Life in Swedish Lapland the pod cast is on the air on Mountain bike radio. Its our first staggering steps as pod casters. We went along and just did it. This first episode is trail and error for me and The… Continue reading We´re on the air baby

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, Workshop

Time for change… of gear

A few weeks of bad weather has made winter cycling almost impossible. Snow that reminds of slush and rain wakes the mechanic in me. New drive train, cockpit and wheels for the Fat bike coming up. Oneup sprocket and Raceface narrow/wide chain ring waiting for assemble. Also new wheels from Slam69 on the way. I… Continue reading Time for change… of gear

Fat Bike, Trails

Ice ice baby

Since temperature has dropped to comfy -16°c(?) I took a little spin up river today. A damp warm beginning of winter. Followed by a few super cold weeks and no snow dumping has made the ice perfect for riding. You can literally ride any where you like. Go in one direction and just, hey! I… Continue reading Ice ice baby