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Fat Tire Society 2017 Annual Meeting

Posted on Jan 23, 2017 in GFTS News, Meetings

Fat Tire Society 2017 Annual Meeting

It’s time again for our Annual Meeting! This year we are meeting at Liberty Brewery and Grill on Monday February 13, 2017. Meeting begins at 7pm. We will be there at 6pm, come in early and grab something to eat prior to the meeting. No worries if you can’t get there early, you can also eat during the meeting.  The meeting is open to everyone, member or not. If you’d like to join, we’d love to have you, click here to Join/Renew   2017 Fat Tire Society Annual Meeting Liberty Brewery and Grill (at Oak Hollow Mall) 914 Mall Loop Road High Point, NC  27262  ...

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Fat Tire Social 1/19/2017

Posted on Jan 13, 2017 in GFTS News, Miscellaneous

Fat Tire Social 1/19/2017

Fat Tire Social next Thursday January 19, 2017 6:30pm – 9:30pm at The Bearded Goat, 116 E Lewis St, Greensboro. No food served but it’s located around the corner from Mellow Mushroom Pizza. Come by, have a cool one and talk bikes or anything else that comes up. Hope to see you there.

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Fat Tire Trail Workshop at Guilford College

Posted on Dec 13, 2016 in GFTS News, Trail Work Days

Fat Tire Trail Workshop at Guilford College

The Trail Workshop hosted by the Greensboro/Piedmont Fat Tire Society filled up fast! We had close to 50 folks come out to learn the fundamentals of sustainable trail construction in the morning then spend the afternoon in the beautiful woods on the Guilford College campus applying what they learned. The trail being built leads to an old growth Tulip Poplar tree that is hundreds of years old. A very impressive tree to say the least. Guilford College Students will complete the trail over the winter. Below is a link to an article (with video) from the Greensboro News & Record and some...

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Fat Tire Social Friday evening at Gibbs

Posted on Dec 8, 2016 in GFTS News, Miscellaneous

Fat Tire Social Friday evening at Gibbs

We are having a Fat Tire Society get together at Gibbs Hundred Brewing Company this Friday evening, 12/9/16 from 7-10 pm. We’ve got a couple goodies to give away and I think I heard the Crafted Taco truck will be there. Stop by and see how many folks you can recognize without their bike or riding gear on. Looking forward to seeing you...

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Trail Building Workshop

Posted on Nov 27, 2016 in GFTS News, Miscellaneous, Trail Work Days

Trail Building Workshop

Dear Trail Enthusiast, We are pleased to inform you about the Fat Tire Societies upcoming Trail Building Workshop. By attending the Trail Building School workshop, attendees will have the opportunity to learn the basics of planning, designing and constructing sustainable hand-built trails. Our goal is train those volunteers who are willing to help us build new single track trail in the next two years. The class will be from 8:30 – 4:00 on 12/10/16. Class size is limited. Click here to register now! Our morning will begin with a classroom presentation as we detail the fundamental steps...

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Burn the Turkey 2016!

Posted on Nov 22, 2016 in GFTS News, Group Rides

Burn the Turkey 2016!

It’s Thanksgiving week, time for Burn the Turkey! Join us at Bur-Mil Park, Shelter #2 by the Big Loop trail head near the swimming pool  Saturday November 26, 2016 9am – 2pmWe’ll have a variety of rides depending on the groups we have turn out. Beginners, old-timers, kids, short rides, longer rides etc… If somebody wants to ride, we will do it.  We will have a couple pots of Chili, corn bread, and hot cocoa to warm up with after you ride.We will be collecting canned food and cash for the Second Harvest Food Bank, so please bring something to donate and help support...

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