105. Georgian Nordic Fatbike!

Substance Projects, a Fatbike, Some Candles, and Georgian Nordic Well you can't beat that combination. I mean it would be impossible to beat that combination, right? Substance Projects...at Georgian Nordic...for a fatbike race. Sweeeeeet. Although...hmmm...I guess there could be a way to make it better. Like maybe if the conditions were spectacular. Yeah, like that … Continue reading 105. Georgian Nordic Fatbike!

News: The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway!

The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway! Once again, Team Colin is holding a super sweet, totally awesome, massively huge, REALLY BIG GIANT GIVEAWAY. It's FUNTACULAR! It's BOOMTASTIC! It's a FUNDEMIC! My son suggested the first two names. Once again, mountain biking is about to get a little bit awesomer, with the Team Colin Really … Continue reading News: The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway!

Review: Norco Ithaqua

Team Colin Reviews the 2017 Norco Ithaqua Christmas came early this year for Team Colin, in the form of a test ride weekend with a 2017 Norco Ithaqua 6.1.  Norco’s answer to the question “Hey Norco, could you please build a racing fatbike for me?   They answered “Yes”, and the Ithaqua is many other … Continue reading Review: Norco Ithaqua

Review: Salsa Beargrease

A Salsa Beargrease, the Snumbler, and Team Colin On my third foray into the world of bicycle reviews, I dipped my feet into a pool of Salsa, and demoed a 2016 Salsa Beargrease X01. The Salsa Beargrease (and Mukluk, and Bucksaw)  have a huge chunk of the fatbike market. The Mukluk is most popular because … Continue reading Review: Salsa Beargrease

33. Snumbler ’17

Best fatbike ride ever!  Saturday's Northumberland Snumbler, race #4 in the 45NRTH Ontario Fatbike Series, was, by far, the most fun I've ever had on a fatbike.  Ever. Wait, the Frozen Beaver was 10 days ago, and the Snumbler was 3 days ago?  Yup, two fatbike races in two consecutive weekends.  Please don’t pinch me--if … Continue reading 33. Snumbler ’17

32. Frozen Beaver ’17

Race day! My first race of 2017.  My first fatbike race of the season.  My first bike race since October. Race 3 in the 45NRTH Ontario Fatbike Series:  The Frozen Beaver, in Dufferin County Forest (just up the road from Mansfield Outdoor Centre).  The race was presented by Substance Projects and Cycle Solutions. What.  A. … Continue reading 32. Frozen Beaver ’17

31. Frozen Beaver ’16

Brrr.  Nobody likes a frozen beaver--especially the beaver. We're a few days away from the Frozen Beaver, race #3 in the 45NRTH Ontario Fatbike Series, presented by Dan Marshall and Substance Projects, along with Cycle Solutions.  Are you registered? I'm not.  BECAUSE I SOLD MY FATBIKE AND IT'S ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND AN XL FATBIKE … Continue reading 31. Frozen Beaver ’16