Snow Flyers: Fat Bike Pioneers
This event has ended. It was scheduled for 12/6/2019.
6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6Fourth floor
Hear fat bike pioneers talk about what drove them to merge their love of biking with the winter weather. Presentations followed by Q&A and a short film. Experts include:
- Greg Matyas of Speedway Cycles and Fatback Bikes
- Billy Koitzsch of Artic Cycles, the first person to solo bike the Iditarod and Iron Dog trails on a fat bike
- John Evingson, independent bike builder who showed his custom fat bikes to Surly in the early 2000s leading them to the first production of the fat bike, the Pugsley
- Roger Cowles, early bicycle racing innovator who designed and built the Bigfoot bike to compete in the 1990 Iditabike