What You Need to Know about the Fat Bike World Championships

Colorado is paradise to those who love the great outdoors! With exciting outdoor activities you can enjoy all year long, this state attracts countless adventurers. One sport that has become more and more popular here in recent years is fat biking. Fat bikes have tires that range from 3.7 inches to 5 inches. These extra-wide tires make riding on snow easier and more fun. As this pastime grew increasingly popular, the Fat Bike World Championships was born! This is a spectacular, four-day event held in Crested Butte, CO, that features races as well as vendors. Discover everything you need to know about these Colorado fat bike races and make plans to attend this year!

Everything You Need to Know about the Fat Bike World Championships in Crested Butte

When and Where

The next Fat Bike World Championship will take place January 26th-29th, 2017. The races will take place at various locations throughout Crested Butte, such as the North Village, the Crested Butte Mountain Resort, and the East Side/Town Ranch. You can view their full schedule with times and locations online.

What to Expect

The Fat Bike World Championships are thrilling events, both for participants and spectators alike! In addition to watching the races around Crested Butte, you can also enjoy some delicious food, like burgers, bratwurst, and more from the many food vendors. There will be also be beer from local breweries you can try throughout the event. There will also be live music, prizes and giveaways, free gifts, and much more. There will even be a Demo Day, during which you can test out the latest bikes of 2017!

How to Register

Do you want to take on the challenge of the Fat Bike World Championships in 2017? If so, you can easily register online! You can sign up as an individual or gather a group of friends to compete together as a team. You can buy passes for all the races or buy them individually if you don’t want to participate in every race. Start preparing today so you can compete for your chance to be crowned the Fat Bike World Champion!

Where to Stay

Make the most of your winter getaway to Colorado by staying in the best accommodations! Alpine Getaways provides each one of our guests with luxurious vacation rentals located throughout the most picturesque parts of this town in the Rocky Mountains. Each of our outstanding cottages, cabins, apartments, and villas is comfortably furnished and fully equipped with the finest amenities. Regardless of season, you’re bound to find the perfect vacation home to suit all your needs. You can choose to settle down close to the historic downtown with all their numerous shops and cafes, or bask in the peace and quiet of a more secluded, scenic area. No matter where you choose to stay, you’ll be impressed by the quality of comfort our vacation rentals provide! Check our availability online today to start planning a trip that everyone in your family is guaranteed to remember forever.

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