qbp fat bike rennet

JANUARY 19, 2019

10145 Bush Lake Road, Bloomington, MN 55438

The QBP Fat Bike Rennet offers a unique opportunity for fat bikers to ride on the world-class cross-country ski trails in Hyland Lake Park Reserve. An all-day party with free activities for all ages includes music, fat bike and cross-country ski demos, a sponsor village with food, and more. 5K of guaranteed, man-made snow ensures this event is held in almost any condition.

Race options include:
Otso 39K Illuminated Fat Bike and the 45NRTH 13K Fat Bike.

Efforts have been made to bring all aspects of fat biking into this race through partnerships with QBP and many sponsors that bring a competitive, fun race at an affordable price.

Also a cross-country skier? Ski races available at the Twin Cities Orthopedics Ski Rennet earlier in the day.

Online registration is now closed. Race day registration is available.

Races are held rain, snow or shine. There are no refunds for any reason, including event cancellation.

Fees, schedule, directions, parking, packet pick-up, course information.

Many volunteers are needed for this race. One-time helpers are welcome.

Three Rivers takes steps to make the Signature Races safe and sustainable to the environment.

Watch The Post-Race Video

what you get

All Racers

  • Chip-timed results
  • Virtual Race Bag (via email) with the official event guide, exclusive offers, coupons, giveaways messages from our sponsors and other valuable information
  • Limited-edition Fat Bike Rennet travel mug
  • Family-friendly entertainment including music, fat bike and cross-country ski demos, and more
  • Food and beverages
  • Awards for the top 3 overall men’s and women’s finishers

Race Village

Check out the race village to mingle with event sponsors, sign up for raffle prizes, partake in free fat bike and ski demos, and cheer on participants. All are welcome!

Chowgirls Killer Catering will be onsite from 11 AM–8:30 PM offering a variety of beverages for purchase, including beer exclusively from LTD Brewing. Additional concessions will be available for purchase within the Hyland Lake Visitor Center

See the race village map.

Where To Stay

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Bloomington is offering racers a special rate of $85/night for double rooms. The DoubleTree is less than four miles from the Racer Village. Book your room today!

follow three rivers signature races

Test your speed and skill at some of the best singletrack trails in the Twin Cities. Year-round mountain bike races are held at Elm Creek, Lake Rebecca, and Murphy-Hanrehan park reserves.

signature races

July 14 | Lake Rebecca
Shred through one of the newest mountain bike trail system in the Twin Cities at the Big Woods Classic race.

Oct. 13 | Elm Creek
From hard-core distance runners to casual walkers, this annual event offers a 10K, 5K & 1K—something for everyone.

Jan. 18–19 | Hyland
The Twin Cities Orthopedics Ski Rennet, presented by L.L. Bean, features two days of racing on world-class trails with challenging climbs and scenic views of Hyland Lake Park Reserve.