THANKS TO ALL OF THE RACERS, VOLUNTEERS, PArtners, and NORTH SHORE COMMUNITIES FOR AN AMAZING WEEKEND. WE ARE ALREADY LOOKING FORWARD TO SATURDAY JANUARY 6, 2018 FOR AN EVEN BIGGER AND BETTER EVENT.
The largest fat bike racing series in the United States, the 45NRTH Great Lakes Fat Bike Series is a showcase of the best fat bike races in the Great Lakes region. Click here to learn more about the series.
- Long course 24 miles $50
- Short course 16 miles $40
Course will be run predominately on the Norpine cross country ski trails.
This event is in cooperation with and under a Special Use Permit from the U.S. Forest Service.
THERE IS NO PRE-RIDING THE COURSE. ANY ATTEMPT BY FAT BIKERS TO RIDE THIS COURSE OUTSIDE OF RACE DAY JEOPARDIZES THE FUTURE OF THIS RACE. DO NOT RUIN THIS UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY — PLEASE STAY OFF THE NORDIC SKI AND SNOWMOBILE TRAILS.
Mass start at the Superior National clubhouse - Long and Short racers will start together.
Fat Bikes shall be defined as bikes with 3.7" or wider tires.
Only the long race will count towards the series point standings.
E Bikes are not allowed in Great Lakes Fat Bike Series races.
Click here for more information on the series rules.
Limited to 200 racers.
Long Course cash prizes provided by 45NRTH.
*1st overall m/f -$250 *2nd overall m/f - $100 *3rd overall m/f - $50
Top 3 finisher awards Provided by Wolftooth Components.
- Long Course course 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50+
- Short Course course 14-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50+
LET THEM KNOW YOURE RACING THE NORPINE FAT BIKE CLASSIC AND PAY FOR 2 NIGHTS AND THE 3RD NIGHT IS FREE. OR SAVE $20 PER NIGHT ON ANY LUTSEN RESORT LODGING OR AT THE LUTSEN MOUNTAIN INN*. NOT VALID WITH THE 3RD NIGHT FREE SPECIAL.
PAY FOR 2 NIGHTS AND 3RD NIGHT IS FREE. A LANDMARK PROPERTY ON THE NORTH SHORE OF LAKE SUPERIOR, PROVIDING WARM HOSPITALITY SINCE 1927, CASCADE LODGE FEATURES LOG CABINS, A HISTORIC MAIN LODGE, MOTEL UNITS, AND AN AWARD-WINNING RESTAURANT AND PUB.
THE LARGEST SELECTION OF PRIVATELY OWNED VACATION RENTAL HOMES AND CABINS ON MINNESOTA'S NORTH SHORE. PLEASE MENTION THE NORPINE FAT BIKE CLASSIC WHEN MAKING YOUR RESERVATION.
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