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    ride for a change modernjess's Avatar
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    We need FAT Bike forum

    The title pretty much says it all,

    Fat bikes are here to stay. How about it?

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    Gets my vote.

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    Agreed

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Show me enough interest that it will work and not just sit there. The only forum I ever created without a strong interest demonstrated was the Adaptive Cycling forum, because I thought it was needed, and still think so. That's a forum that we don't care if it ever makes us a dime, it simply needed to exist due to special needs being addressed there.

    Too much specialization kills a forum and the fat tire bikes are used in multiple disciplines.
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    Senior Member GTryder's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    Show me enough interest that it will work and not just sit there.

    Too much specialization kills a forum and the fat tire bikes are used in multiple disciplines.
    Thanks for the reply - not sure how to show interest - as you say "used in multiple disciplines" and search results confirm that.

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    Senior Member GTryder's Avatar
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    In the interest of those who showed interest ahead of me - threw the idea out to a few forums which I frequent and/or have the potential to apply to Fat Bikes and have create some interest in at least one area:
    Fat Bikes

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by GTryder View Post
    Thanks for the reply - not sure how to show interest - as you say "used in multiple disciplines" and search results confirm that.
    Perhaps posting fat bike events will help.We also have a vendor in our Goods and Services area who specializes in Fat Bikes. Be discrete though, in promoting the idea so our antispam software doesn't get you on its radar. I have to program exceptions to save a member who falls afoul and gets that antispammer autoban and isn't a spammer and it's time consuming.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    Perhaps posting fat bike events will help.We also have a vendor in our Goods and Services area who specializes in Fat Bikes. Be discrete though, in promoting the idea so our antispam software doesn't get you on its radar. I have to program exceptions to save a member who falls afoul and gets that antispammer autoban and isn't a spammer and it's time consuming.
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    Ride what and in what manner pleases you. Those that mind don't matter, and those that matter don't mind. srsly.
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    Quote Originally Posted by no1mad View Post
    Thank you for adding the Fat Bike Sticky in the Mountain Bike Forum

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