Specialized rolls out fat bikes for kids

Fatboy now available with 20 and 24in wheels

Specialized is releasing two new versions of its fat bike, the aptly named Fatboy. The new bikes are intended for budding young fat bikers and will be available with 20 and 24in wheels, shod in 4in wide tyres.


Both models have butted aluminium frames with matching forks, 170mm rear axle spacing and 100mm wide threaded bottom bracket shells. Likewise, the build kits for these two fatties are nearly identical, with SRAM 1×9 drivetrains, Tektro mechanical disc brakes, 90mm wide Specialized rims and 4in wide Specialized Ground Control tyres.

Both the fatboy 20 (shown here) and fatboy 24 will be available in four colorways:

Each model is available in four colourways


According to Specialized, the Fatboy 20 and Fatboy 24 will retail for US$1,000.