Fat Bike

fatbike (also called fat bikefat tirefat-tire bike, or snow bike) is an off-road bicycle with oversized tires, typically 3.8 in (97 mm) or larger and rims 2.16 in (55 mm) or wider, designed for low ground pressure to allow riding on soft, unstable terrain, such as snow, sand, bogs and mud. Fatbikes were invented for use in snow and sand but are capable of traversing diverse terrain types including snow, sand, desert, bogs, mud, pavement, or traditional mountain biking trails. The sport is sometimes referred to as fatbiking or fat-tire biking.

Winter Membership

The MCA offers a “Winter membership” to participate in sanctioned club rides: November to December and January to March. For an additional $20.00 a year, riders can also be insured for individual training rides (outside of MCA sanctioned activities).


Join a Club

Want to find a group to ride with? There are dozens of clubs in the city offering a wide variety of rides and adventures.

Fat Bike Committee Coordinator

Email: ed.mbcycling@gmail.com

Phone: 204-925-5686


To start a club or organize an event, please contact the MCA at 204-925-5686

Fat Bike Events

Bike Fest

MEC will once again be hosting their annual Bikefest community event. Come out, join the fun and connect with your local bicycle community. This year the activities and clinics will

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BMX – June 14 (cancelled)

Please be asdvised that the BMX event for Sunday, June 14th has been cancelled. Note: Members of the BMX committee will have a booth at Bike Fest this weekend between 11am-4pm. 

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