qbp fat bike rennet

JANUARY 19, 2019

10145 Bush Lake Road, Bloomington, MN 55438

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:
39K Illuminated Fat Bike and 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.

Registration opens on July 11. Races are held rain, snow or shine. There are no refunds for any reason, including event cancellation. There is a $20 fee for transferring to another race.

Fees, schedule, directions, parking, packet pick-up, and 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.

2018 Video Highlights

what you get

All Racers

  • Chip-timed results
  • Limited-edition Fat Bike Rennet item
  • 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

Visit 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. Concessions will be available for purchase within the Hyland Lake Visitor Center. All are welcome!

See the race village map.


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

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.

Jan. 19 | Hyland
This race offers the unique opportunity for fat bikers to ride on the world-class cross-country ski trails in Hyland Lake Park Reserve.