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Winning Bike, Winning Runs - 2017 Sea Otter Classic Dual Slalom 1

Mitch Ropelato piloted his custom Santa Cruz 5010 to victory at the 2017 Sea Otter Classic, besting GT's Martin Maes in the finals. See the bike that took him to victory and watch his winning runs.

See the Light - Daily Shot 1

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2017 11:58 AM

Cali Cruisin' | Tire Testing with Kevin Aeillo

Join Kevin Aiello for a sick shred session as he puts the hurt on some fresh rubber out in Laguna Beach, CA.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2017 6:57 AM

Winning Bike, Winning Runs - 2017 Sea Otter Classic Dual Slalom 1

Mitch Ropelato piloted his custom Santa Cruz 5010 to victory at the 2017 Sea Otter Classic, besting GT's Martin Maes in the finals. See the bike that took him to victory and watch his winning runs.

Posted by bturman on 4/22/2017 9:15 PM

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Bike of the Day: Foes Hydro 1 4

25th anniversary edition, coming in hot!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2017 2:13 AM

2017 Sea Otter Classic Pit Bits 25

Our Sea Otter gallery has been updated with dozens of fresh goodies that'll stoke you out. See the future of MTB products for 2018 and beyond, and be sure to check back for more as the show goes on.

Posted by bturman on 4/22/2017 10:23 AM

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Announcing Bernard Kerr Signature Wheels with Lifetime Warranty

Introducing the new Blacklabel Bernard Kerr Limited Edition downhill wheelset from Reynolds. With a rider like Kerr sporting them, you know these bad boys rank high in the strength, performance, and durability departments.

Posted by morgan619 on 4/21/2017 9:49 AM

MUST WATCH: When Slopestyle Met Big Mountain 1

Tom van Steenbergen takes his slopestyle moves and his big bike skills to Utah and puts on a show for the ages. Don't miss this one!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2017 6:42 AM

Pinned and Panned - Daily Shot 1

#panshotfriday

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2017 11:07 AM

Not2Bad: Trail Shredding (Full Segment Raw) 2

Did you ever wish the trail bike shred segment from Anthill's Not2Bad movie was available without the music? Just the sound of tires on dirt and 7 world class riders hootin' an' hollerin' their way down the mountain? Your wish has been granted!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2017 3:34 AM

Fox Proframe World Demo Tour

Want a chance to try out the new Fox Proframe fullface helmet? With 54 World Tour demo dates on the schedule, chances are you will be able to!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2017 4:06 AM

Bike of the Day: Intense Tracer 275 Carbon 4 2

How do you make sure your show bike stands out at Sea Otter? Here's one way!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2017 2:50 AM

Slay the Brown Serpent 2

Remember, happiness is only a slop filled shovel away....

Posted by 970biking on 4/20/2017 10:38 AM

Eric Lawrenuk - Night and Day on Cypress Mountain 1

Light and dark come together while Lawrenuk rips through the woods.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 4/19/2017 8:49 PM

First Ride: 2018 Marin Wolf Ridge Pro and Naild R3ACT Suspension 15

It looks odd as can be, but may hold promise for the future of suspension design. Get our first impressions of Marin's new bike and a more clear understanding of how this wild new system functions.

Posted by bturman on 4/20/2017 9:00 AM

New Carbon Cranks, Bars and Wheels from Race Face - Next R Line 12

Race Face expands the Next line with rally-ready carbon cranks, rims, bars, and a slick new power meter.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 4/19/2017 8:00 AM

Bike of the Day: Turner RFX 4 8

The Sea Otter special edition. Sick!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/20/2017 11:02 AM

Faceplants and Rock Barrels - Wentz Hauls on Zen Trail in Saint George, UT 6

#onelapwednesday as Wentz leaves some skin in the game on Zen Trail near Saint George, Utah.

Posted by sspomer on 4/19/2017 12:21 PM

The Inside Line Podcast - Ep. 8, Jose Gonzalez, Director of Suspension Development at Trek 24

Deep roots in moto and suspension fueled by a passion for mountain biking.

Posted by sspomer on 4/19/2017 5:00 AM

Big Days, Great Whiskey

The highest bus stop of Switzerland. A 3,000 meter peak soaked in history. And right at the end, the smallest whiskey bar on earth. This ride down Piz Umbrail is a trip full of superlatives.

Posted by 970biking on 4/19/2017 10:34 AM

Downhilling, Fire, Booze and Mayhem - #vanzacs 6

We're happy to report there were only two clips of enduro bike riding in this video. #morevanzacschaosplease

Posted by sspomer on 4/18/2017 8:24 AM

First Look: Truvativ Descendant CoLab TLD Bars with RockShox Stickers 7

Truvativ shows its wild side through a special collaboration with Troy Lee Designs and RockShox, bringing your whole bike together with a bit of classic TLD style.

Posted by bturman on 4/18/2017 7:00 AM

First Ride: 2018 FOX Float 36 RC2 Fork 9

With larger negative air volume, fewer seals, and slightly reduced weight, FOX is aiming to keep its well-regarded 36 Float fork at the top of the class for 2018 and beyond. Did they succeed? Find out inside!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/18/2017 8:03 AM

Bernard Kerr - Queenstown Dreaming 1

Effortless style meets massive Dream Track jumps in this fresh video featuring Pivot rockstar, Bernard Kerr, who spends his winter in New Zealand preparing for a season full of Crankworx and World Cup events. So sick!

Posted by bturman on 4/17/2017 11:21 PM

Living The Ride - New Zealand

Follow Barry Nobles and Caroline Buchanan "Living The Ride" around the beautiful north and south island of New Zealand.

Posted by 970biking on 4/18/2017 11:09 AM

Martin Söderström BTS

A behind the scenes insight into Martin’s career so far - and where he aspires to go... plus some awesome unique footage!

Posted by 970biking on 4/18/2017 10:59 AM

NW Cup DH Port Angeles Action

Some raw footage from Port Angeles NW Cup courtesy of Vital member, aburns70. We're fans of trackside documentation! #USDH

Posted by sspomer on 4/18/2017 9:24 AM

First Ride: Nukeproof Horizon CS Clipless Pedal

There's a new player in the clipless pedal game. With more than a little resemblance to the awesome Horizon flat pedal, the new clipless version had us intrigued and wanting to know more - so we put it to the test. Jump in to find out how we got along.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/17/2017 5:00 AM

Bob Gnarly Bonus Lap

Nothing quite like all day shuttle laps in Pemberton!

Posted by 970biking on 4/17/2017 10:26 AM

Going with the Flow - Daily Shot 1

It's all in the hair.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/17/2017 1:43 PM

Van Dieman Dust

Bryan Regnier throws down some serious flow on Van Dieman!

Posted by 970biking on 4/17/2017 10:22 AM

RESULTS: NW Cup #1, Port Angeles

A healthy turnout for the first race of the NW Cup DH series means some really tight race! If you have U.S. downhill event information, results, photos or videos, add the goods to our ever-growing #USDH forum post.

Posted by sspomer on 4/17/2017 7:32 AM

Ultimate Playground - A Year in BC

Is British Columbia the ultimate outdoor playground? Hard to argue against it after watching this sweet slideshow!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/17/2017 8:02 AM

The Neo-Retro Project: YYZ | Devinci Turns 30 2

Devinci built something special to celebrate their 30th anniversary.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 4/17/2017 12:43 AM

Rob Warner's Commencal Meta AM V4.2 5

Hates pedaling. Won't ride carbon. Rob Warner shows off his Commencal trail bike while telling some epic stories in the process.

Posted by sspomer on 4/17/2017 8:46 AM

Springtime Shred Session - Daily Shot 2

Spring, sprang, sprung.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/16/2017 12:31 PM