|The author anticipating the start of the 2006 Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival, sporting the kit from our friends at Cat 6.|
It's that time of year already - time for you to make fill out a form, write out a check wish your application luck, and mail it off to the crew of the Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival. That's right, TODAY (March 15) is the deadline for race lottery registrations to be mailed (must be postmarked today) in to race headquarters.
The PDF which you need to fill out and info on the lottery can be found HERE on the Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival website (note that this link likely won't work after the March 15 deadline).
The Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival is the premier xc mountain bike race / festival in North America with a variety of events. The main event is the 40 mile event starting on Main St. Hayward, WI and finishing at Telemark Lodge near Cable, WI. For a full rundown of the event, see our pre-event writeup HERE from September 2009.
If you're not lucky enough to be selected through the random lottery, you still may be able to get into the race through programs like the race crew offer such as their essay contest, etc.
Welcome my friends - it's officially bike season now!