February 2019, Grand Forks, ND
Photo by Wes Peck.
Continuing the ongoing saga of North Dakota's first fatbike-only race, the Bikecicle Fat Fifteen uses 15-20 miles of Greenway trails and the surface of the icy Red River of the North. With multiple warming stations, this is the perfect race for both rookies and veterans to fatbiking! It's an ENDracing event, so be prepared for anything.
Date: February ___ 2019
Time: Registration 12:30-1:15, Start 1:30 pm
|Through Feb 24||Race Day|
|Online registration closes 23:59:59 on Thursday. (view roster)
Youth (17 and under) save 50%.
Race will start and finish at Rhombus Guys Brewing Company, 116 S 3rd St, Grand Forks, ND).
Three laps. Course will be a mix of groomed skate-ski track, potentially snowmobile-groomed river surface and backcountry (fatbike- or deer-groomed) sections. Conditions will vary according to how much snow we get race week, how windy it is, and if/when city groomers get out. This ain't the Birkie, so be prepared for technical (though not unsafe) spots.
2018 course will be one of these two maps according to conditions:
Distance: 15-20 miles in three laps depending on race-day snow and river ice conditions.
Entry includes: A great race, cash/gift card awards for top finishers, prize drawing.
|Date||# racers||Results||Photos||Videos||Race Reports||Press|
|2017-03-12||19||Fat Fifteen||Facebook Event||GF Herald|
|2016-02-21||29||Fat Fifteen||Beek||Video||Facebook Event||WDAZ, Results in GF Herald, GF Herald, Marilyn|
|2015||Fat Fifteen, Laps of Mayhem||Aaron||RiiStudios||Facebook Event||GF Herald, WDAZ|
|2013||SBS||Aaron, Aaron||Facebook Event|
|2009-02-14||Race canceled due to rain!||GF Herald|
|We're working on filling this table in for all years. Please send us anything we're missing!|