Bikes, Fat Bike

Back on the ice

After seven days of constant snowing, resulting in a new record, 113 cm, the sun showed her face again. I finally got to take a little ride on the ice before work. It's a blessing to get out for about 30 minutes and do this. The iceroad goes aroud our town and is a great… Continue reading Back on the ice

Bikes, cycling, Fat Bike

30 seconds to nowhere

Everything went according to plan. Slam69 delivered the new cranks from Raceface and i fitted them on my lunch break today. After fitting the cranks and having a quick snack i had about 15 minutes for a test ride.   I took a spin down the harbor. It´s just right down the street, about a… Continue reading 30 seconds to nowhere

Fat Bike, Trails

Bay of Bothnia Fat Bike Summit

I´ve been contacted by a few people around the globe who wants to come and ride on the ice with us up here. So i just thought we would do a little unofficial fat bike summit. The plan is to do a few ice rides the days around the race day. Due to day there… Continue reading Bay of Bothnia Fat Bike Summit

Fat Bike, MTB

Bothnia ice race and new trails

All of a sudden the seasonal trails start to wake up. Still no snow up here but cold weather allows the ice take control over our archipelago. It amazes me every year. How a whole new world gets easy access. Soon we'll be able to ride across the ice and hit new trails never ridden… Continue reading Bothnia ice race and new trails

Fat Bike, MTB

Pre winter depression

I´ve bee lazy. No riding, no writing, no podcasting. All work and no play just like on the Overlock hotel. October and November is just the worst time of year. It´s all a long wait for proper winter to arrive. We had some cold beautiful days with temperatures below freezing. Then when it starts snowing… Continue reading Pre winter depression

Bikes, Fat Bike

Fat-Bike.com

In the beginning of the summer a certain Mr Lake Gomez contacted me regarding reporting fat bike adventures form Swedish Lapland. We were just about to leave for our summer vacation so i got some time to think about it. Not that i needed that. Of course i will write for the best source of… Continue reading Fat-Bike.com

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

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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, Trails

Kevin on ice

Due to all the publicity we gave to the Bothnia race a fellow from England decided to take his Pugsley and fly over to us in Luleå. Kevin is an adventures brit and stayed a whole week to get some proper winter cycling on ice and snow mobile trails. Little did we know that this… Continue reading Kevin on ice