March 8/13 13:32 pm - Hardwood Fatty Frost Cross - Fat Bike Race (Ontario)
Posted by Editoress on 03/8/13
Tomorrow (March 9th) Hardwood Ski and Bike are hosting Hardwood Fatty Frost Cross, the first Fat Bike Race in the area, where riders will see how many laps they can complete in two hours.
The course will be approximately three kilometres and include flats, berms, table tops, climbs and more. This will be a spectator-friendly course with lots of action for everyone.
Fat bikes have over-sized tires, typically 3.7" or larger, designed for riding on soft unstable terrain such as snow and sand. Bikes are built around frames with large forks to accommodate the wide rims required to fit these tires.
Under 30 and Over 30 for both male and female participants.
Average age under 30 and average age over 30
This event is being put on with the help of the following sponsors:
Gold Title Sponsor: The Bike Zone Barrie
Silver Sponsor: Muskoka Outfitters Bracebridge
Bronze Sponsor: Clif Bars
WHEN: March 9th, start time 1:00 pm
WHERE: Hardwood Ski and Bike, 402 W Old Barrie Rd, Oro Station, Ontario
Hardwood Ski and Bike is a family oriented cross country skiing, mountain biking and outdoor recreation facility with 300 acres of beautiful trails. Hardwood Ski and Bike has 80 kilometres of mountain bike, 74 kilometres of cross country and 18 kilometres of snowshoe trails. The facility is located 15 minutes north of Barrie just off Highway 400, within a 75 minute drive from downtown Toronto.