Fat-biking: the miracle solution to cycling on sand

by Bicycle NewsAugust 15, 20180 comments

Peter Kimpton finds a bike that’s perfect for riding on the beach and explores the Glamorgan coast near Porthcawl

Smooth tarmac to rough, , , , , but they are the last place you think of for a bike ride. Yet a fat-bike defies the laws of traction and discomfort, and allows you to explore thousands of miles of coast in a fraction of the time it would take to do so on foot. But where best to try it?

Porthcawl, , , , , and was a film location for Lawrence of Arabia. And for one weekend a year, ,000 Elvis devotees.

Peter Kimpton travelled to Bridgend by train, stayed at Olivia House B&B in Porthcawl, and hired a bike from Porthcawl Bike Hire

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