Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival to Open 2018 Registration on Jan. 1

December 8th, 2017

Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival to Open 2018 Registration on Jan. 1

Festival and events will be held Sept. 15, 2018

CABLE, Wisc. – New Year’s Day will kick off the Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival’s online registration process for the coming year.  The 36th running of the long standing mountain bike event, presented by Trek and produced by Life Time®, the nation’s only Healthy Way of Life brand, will be held over the Sept. 15, 2018 weekend.  Registrations will be accepted online starting Jan. 1, 2018 at

The race spots for the weekend’s main mountain bike cross country events are limited to a total of 3,100 riders.  Split between 2,100 participants in the Chequamegon 40-mile competition and 1,000 in the Short & Fat 16-mile race/tour. The Short & Fat is intended as an introductory event for younger riders, those new to off-road cycling or those not ready to tackle the rigors of the Chequamegon 40-mile yet.

The limited enrollment will be available on a first come, first served basis.

Online registration will open on January 1 at 12:01 p.m. and remain open until the 3,100 race spots are filled. The event sells out quickly every year, so those wanting to register are encouraged to do so shortly after registration launch to get a spot.

The entry fee will be billed at the time of registration, as long as race spots remain available. Five dollars of the 2018 entry fee will be donated in various amounts to the Chequamegon Area Mountain Bike Association, the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation ( and the International Mountain Bike Association ( to support their local trail advocacy.

For complete details of the registration process and other event information visit Direct all correspondence to CFTF, PO Box 267, Cable, WI 54821, and 715-798-3594 or via email to .

About Life Time® — Healthy Way of Life
Life Time champions a healthy and happy life for its members across 129 destinations in 37 major markets in the U.S. and Canada. As the nation’s only Healthy Way of Life brand, Life Time delivers an unmatched athletic resort experience and provides a comprehensive healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment experience that goes well beyond fitness to encompasses the entire spectrum of daily life for individuals, couples and families of all ages.


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Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival to Open 2018 Registration on Jan. 1

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