Résidence: Gaspé, Canada
Jean-François Tapp is one of those who have managed to unite their passions to give meaning to their action. Proud Gaspesian, lover of wide open spaces and outdoor sports, cycling remains at the heart of his activities in his part of the country and when he travels!
Founder of B2O Sport Aventure, which contributes to the development and promotion of adventure tourism in Quebec. He is also the initiator of the Gaspesia Race Series, which notably includes the Raid-Marathon Gaspesia 100, the Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 and the Gran Fondo Forillon by bike.
Since 2017, JF has been co-owner of Camp de Base Coin-du-banc, a magnificent inn in Percé offering an authentic Gaspé experience in addition to a multitude of local fatbike adventure formulas. It is definitely a must place to try for outdoor and adventure lovers.
Chic-Chocs 27.5Fatbikes*** SOME DEMO BIKES AVAILABLE AT SPECIAL PRICE. SELECT DEMO FROM THE DROP DOWN MENUS BELOW *** The Chic-Chocs has proven its abilities over the past few years in endurance races and winter expeditions. Whether it's for the Raid du Fjord, the Wendigo Ultra, or riding with confidence on groomed trails, the Chic-Chocs delivers. A stable geometry with a long wheelbase increases traction and flotation on soft surfaces. In addition, the Chic-Chocs is designed with a 205mm q-factor, the narrowest available for use with tires up to 5" wide. Not to be overlooked for an ergonomic position. Two Shimano drivetrains available with RaceFace cranksets and cockpit. Quality SunRingle rims and hubs (ready for -30degC!), and studdable tires that can be easily converted tubeless complete the package. Throw on some 29x3" wheels when the snow melts, and you've got a 4-season bike ready for backcountry bikepacking trips!2,299$ – 3,429$ (CAD)