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Fat Bikes revolutionize the Titan Tropic Cuba by Gaes

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Fat Bikes revolutionize the Titan Tropic Cuba by Gaes

The next edition of the Titan Tropic Cuba by Gaes, to be held in the Caribbean island from 3rd to 8th December, will incorporate a new category, Fat Bikes. This type of bikes is having a big impact thanks to its much wider wheel, that had success during the last Gaes Titan Desert by Garmin, the hardest MTB race that there is in the world and takes place in Morocco.

Barcelona 12-07-2016- The next edition of the Titan Tropic Cuba by Gaes, to be held in Cuba between 3rd and 8th December, will feature a new category for participants. Thus, the Fat Bikes have their own category in the race and allows the travel experience to Cuba in a different way, with a bicycle away from the traditional canons.

RPM organizer of the race, always looking to keep abreast of new trends that offer bicycle manufacturers. After its premiere successfully in the Gaes Titan Desert by Garmin, classification Ajram Fat Bikes changes continent to reach Cuba.

The broker, coach and athlete Josef Ajram from Barcelona sponsored this classification with its new bikes brand in the toughest MTB race of the planet and will do it again in the Titan Tropic Cuba by Gaes.

The winner of this category in Cuba will win a free registration to participate in the Gaes Titan Desert by Garmin 2017, which last year had up to 17 participants in this mode, with victory for the cyclist Daniel Haussman.

Today there are very few people in the industry who do not know the recent rise of this new type of bicycle. With a striking appearance that leaves no one indifferent, the Fat Bikes offer a range of skills depending on the context can exceed the best “traditional” mountain bikes. The same Josef Ajram participated in the last edition of the Titan Tropic by Gaes getting a creditable twelfth place in the overall classification between mud and rain.

The oversized covers of the Fat Bikes allow very little air pressure to increase traction. Buoyancy against rough terrain means night and day against the common pneumatics. It lets move with solvency in snow, mud, stones, rocks or sand. It is therefore a bicycle used by the explorers in their most extreme expeditions. It is noteworthy that transmit sensations to the user totally different from the above and also represent a plus of security and stability for both steep descents as technical tracks.

"The Fat bike helps a lot in this type of terrain. Provide much stability and can pass very well the areas of mud and sand. I am convinced that I made the twelfth in the overall thanks to it, as there was much level in the race. It's a very competitive Bike!, "said the Ajram Bike boss, Josef Ajram, who has also defined the Titan Tropic Cuba by Gaes as" a unique experience in a unique place with wonderful people. "

With the addition of this new classification, Fat Bikes users have an incentive to participate in one of the most special MTB races in a tropical paradise such as the Titan Tropic Cuba by Gaes.


It is a race that consists of a prologue through the streets of Old Havana and five stages in the tropical forest. A week of competition in which participants live together in camps with individual tents, located in spectacular placements in the middle of nature. Undoubtedly, it is a sportive and also a personal experience that becomes more popular every day, for those whom are looking for an adventure.

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