UPDATED PIT BITS - New Santa Cruz Hightowers for Josh Bryceland and Josh Lewis 8

The Joshes are in town for spot of enduro racing too, and they have those famous are-they-protos-or-aren't-they Hightowers with them...

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/25/2017 2:12 AM

Bike of the Day: Rock Machine Blizzard 3

It's called the Blizzard, and that's all we know.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 5/26/2017 12:18 AM

The U.S. Open is Back! And We're There

A fresh, new track for a fresh, new generation of American DH racing.

Posted by sspomer on 5/26/2017 4:00 AM

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Kamloops Crushing with Reece Wallace on his Giant Glory Advanced

Kamloops, a downhill bike, perfect light and a shredder = must-watch radness!

Posted by sspomer on 5/25/2017 2:47 PM

Save Big with Memorial Day MTB Deals

Bikes, gear, parts and more are offered on big discounts this weekend!

Posted by sspomer on 5/25/2017 12:40 PM

Ratboy's Prototype Santa Cruz 4

More enduro bike spy shots - here's Ratboy's new whip, which the Santa Cruz aficionados are calling the Hightower LT. True or false...time will tell!

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/25/2017 11:05 AM

Motive #2: The Trail Builders

Join Curtis Robinson and Dylan Dunkerton to discover how and why they devote so much time to building lines on the sides of mountains, knowing that it will give just 40 to 45 seconds of ride time.

Posted by 970biking on 5/25/2017 11:46 AM

This is Sick Series

Look back on the highlights from 14 episodes of Fabio Wibmer's Sick Series!

Posted by 970biking on 5/25/2017 11:41 AM

You Can Have a 29er Downhill Bike - Trek Introduces the New Session 27.5 and Session 29 10

Big DH wheels for the masses and refinements across the board for the Trek Session.

Posted by sspomer on 5/25/2017 8:06 AM

Desert Days - Daily Shot 1

The freedom of freeride.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 5/25/2017 11:37 AM

SuperEnduro Off To a Super Start 1

To get you in the mood for the EWS race coming up this weekend, here's a sweet recap from the first round of the Italian SuperEnduro series.

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/25/2017 10:46 AM

Bike of the Day: Evil Wreckoning 5 5

Small frame, big build!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 5/25/2017 4:09 AM

Crank Brothers' 2017 Lineup Now in Vital MTB Product Guide

Trying to track down your next set of pedals, dropper post, wheelset, or multitool? Crank Brothers' 2017 range is now in our Product Guide for your browsing pleasure. Already own some Crank Brothers' goods? Well get in there and review it!

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 5/24/2017 4:57 PM

Cows, Cannons and Crashes | Atherton Diaries e4 1

Whats happens when you strap a GoPro to a bean cannon projectile and launch it into a field of cows? How crazy is Dan with a digger? How tough is Gee? Answers to these questions and lots more in another jam-packed episode of the Atherton Diaries.

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/24/2017 1:07 PM

Peaking in the Peak District

Abigale Lawton, recent winner of the senior women's category at Peaty's Steel City DH makes the most of a fine day in the Peak District. Britain you sure know how to be beautiful too!

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/24/2017 12:38 PM

Droppin' In - Daily Shot 1

Riding takes you places.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 5/24/2017 1:18 PM

All Rides Lead To Roam

Things aren’t always black and white. In everything we do there are short, but vital moments, easily missed. Times where we choose, without knowing. Details. Emotion. Intuition. All of these define your chosen line, or your position in the frame.

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/24/2017 12:00 AM

Bike of the Day: Orange Five 5 3

A very British build.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 5/24/2017 12:03 AM

Vital MTB’s Guide to Must-Hit Whistler Trails - Part 1, Whistler Bike Park 3

You're going to the greatest mountain biking destination on the planet, Whistler, B.C., so make sure you ride the greatest trails this MTB mecca has to offer!

Posted by sspomer on 5/24/2017 12:05 AM

The Inside Line Podcast Ep.11 - Chris Cocalis, Founder and Owner of Pivot Cycles 2

A passion for riding, tinkering and building breeds a brand.

Posted by sspomer on 5/24/2017 7:25 AM

Five Ten's 2017 Lineup Now in Vital MTB Product Guide

Looking to pick up a new set of MTB shoes and can't figure out which are the right fit for you? Five Ten's 2017 range is now in our Product Guide for your browsing pleasure. Already own a pair? Well get in there and review them!

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 5/23/2017 4:47 PM

Keeping It Real at the T.D.S. Enduro

If you can blag an entry, the TDS Enduro looks like it would be well worth your while! Check out this year's race report and get stoked.

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/23/2017 11:29 AM

Blood Road 3

Blood Road follows the journey of ultra-endurance mountain bike athlete Rebecca Rusch, her goal: to reach the site where Rebecca’s father, a U.S. Air Force pilot, was shot down in Laos more than 40 years earlier.

Posted by 970biking on 5/23/2017 10:54 AM

Roost - Daily Shot 1

Roosting is racing!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 5/23/2017 12:10 PM

Grounds | Yannick Granieri Revives a Vineyard

When Yannick Granieri saw the state of the old buildings at his parent's vineyard, it gave him some ideas for an unusual edit. With a lot of hard work, and Yannick's incredible talent on a bike, those ideas have now come to life!

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/23/2017 9:36 AM

Components of Adventure: Reunion Island

Majestic views, tropical climate, fun trails and hero dirt - looks like Reunion Island was just added to the bucket list!

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/23/2017 12:36 AM

Bike of the Day: FIKK Trail 2 8

After the DH bike, here's the trail version. More DIY radness from Thadeus!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 5/23/2017 1:24 AM

First Ride: 2018 Pivot Mach 5.5 Carbon – A Ripping Next-Generation Trail Bike 13

As trail riding continues to progress, Pivot strikes a home run with this future-proofed carbon beauty and hints at things to come. See the bike in action and read our initial impressions from two days of rallying in Moab.

Posted by bturman on 5/18/2017 9:36 AM

Rally Down Telonics with Wentz and Wiley 2

One of mountain biking's most classic DH trails gets ripped.

Posted by sspomer on 5/23/2017 7:24 AM

First Look: Kali Shiva 2.0

With an updated look and plenty of new tech to boot, Kali launches their new Shiva 2.0 full face helmet, which happens to meet a number of certifications in a super light package.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 5/22/2017 10:49 AM

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Grits, Hero Dirt, and Fresh Rubber: 2017 Maxxis Appalachian Summit 27

Wider rubber, more options, and something studded for your pleasure. We check out Maxxis' 2017 goods. Updated: availability information direct from Maxxis in the comments.

Posted by toddtoth on 5/22/2017 6:45 AM

Keep It Low, Let It Flow - Daily Shot 1

Eyes on the prize.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 5/22/2017 12:35 PM

Luke Strobel's Evil Wreckoning in DH Mode 13

One of America's rippingest flat-pedal destoryers lets us take a look at his Evil Wreckoning 29er in DH mode. #USDH

Posted by sspomer on 5/22/2017 9:16 AM

Bike of the Day: Commencal Furious 1 2

The extra plush suspension edition.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 5/22/2017 5:48 AM

These Guys Just Want To Ride Their Bikes

And so will you, after watching this rad, lo-fi edit. Yay bikes!

Posted by iceman2058 on 5/22/2017 4:25 AM

Lost Bikes Prototype LP29 DH Machine 1

Handmade, steel 29er DH prototypes from the PNW just because they can. Lost Bikes and their journey with big wheels and downhill. #madeintheusa

Posted by sspomer on 5/22/2017 8:38 AM

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