Have you heard of fat biking? No, it’s not riding a bike in the hope of getting rid of some of that post-festive season flab, it’s riding on a layer of snow. Snow isn’t exactly the first choice most Canadians have when it comes to biking, and many would even suggest it is likely a hellishly foolhardy task.
But that is one of the main reasons that fat biking is quickly catching on and becoming the preferred means of exercise for a growing number of Canadians. Riding a bike on unkind terrain is indeed challenging, which happens to make it one of the best ways to make short work of fitness goals. [Read more…]