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Bike of the Day: Devinci Wilson Carbon 2 1

Another dialed Devinci from the boys and girls at Fanatik Bike Co.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/23/2014 12:33 AM

Helmet Cam Action with Sam Blenkinsop 1

No gloves? No troubs. Blenki rallying the new BoXXer with Charger damper.

Posted by sspomer on 4/22/2014 4:59 PM

Brett Rheeder, Van Steenbergen and Crew - It's Spring Bro 1

One heavy, but fun session with a gaggle of shredders!

Posted by sspomer on 4/22/2014 4:44 PM

Cali Super Shred Session in Life Behind Bars Episode One 1

Brandon Semenuk and crew are BACK with season three of Life Behind Bars. Cali is the destination and big bike shredding is the mission as episode one sees Brandon join up with style merchants Brendog and Vink. Time to get rowdy yeow!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2014 2:17 PM

Win a Specialized P.3 from Mountain Creek Bike Park & Specialized

To celebrate their partnership, Mountain Creek and Specialized are giving one lucky fan a chance to win a 2014 Specialized P.3 complete bike. To enter, head on over to the Mountain Creek Bike Park Facebook page and click on the “Enter to Win” tab. The winner will be chosen and awarded at the Bike Park’s closing weekend celebrations in November.

Posted by jasonvelocity on 4/22/2014 12:04 PM

Green Steeze - Daily Shot 2

Marcin Tarkowski shreds the shrubbery for Monika Marcinkowska's camera.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2014 2:44 PM

Sam Reynolds's SICK EDIT

Sam Reynolds grabs his quiver of bikes and heads out to show you how to make a proper SICK EDIT.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2014 11:05 AM

Smith Optics in Chile: Part 2

The Smith Optics team heads to the Andes Pacifico Enduro race - a blind course with a few surprises as Joey Schusler finds out. Graphic Warning: Joey bleeds all over the place.

Posted by 970biking on 4/22/2014 10:47 AM

Vital Power Rankings: Cairns, Australia World Cup 6

Genius or crazy? It's tough predicting the future, but we're not afraid of a challenge.

Posted by sspomer on 4/22/2014 2:07 PM

Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp - Presented by Panaracer

Want to win Panaracer's latest trail/enduro tire? All you have to do is vote on your favorite shot in our photo comp, and you'll be in the running! How rad is that?

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2014 10:12 AM

KHS in Port Angeles

The KHS Factory crew rips at the first round of the North West Cup and Pro GRT races - with a bit of shenanigans on the side for good measure.

Posted by 970biking on 4/22/2014 11:02 AM

Neko Mulally's Big Year?

Neko has been consistently climbing up the World Cup standings for a couple years now and already cracked the top ten in Pietermaritzburg. Is this going to be a break out year for him?

Posted by McFly on 4/22/2014 9:45 AM

Follow JC in Chile - Part Two 5

Jerome Clementz keeps up his great form from 2013 by taking the win at the first round of the 2014 EWS campaign. Enjoy the vibe and the views from Chile as you get to tag along with Mr. Enduro himself.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2014 8:18 AM

All You Need to See from Enduro World Series #1 1

To say the first round of the 2014 Enduro World Series in Chile was epic is an understatement. The amount of National Geographic-quality images of bikes in the wilderness that came from Nevados de Chillan is nothing short of mind-blowing, which means there's a good chance you may have missed some of the gems. Don't fear, we have you covered.

Posted by sspomer on 4/21/2014 10:23 AM

2013 Season with Zsolt Nagy

Dirt jump eye candy abound in this edit! Zsolt Nagy shows off his 2013 adventures with a camera.

Posted by 970biking on 4/22/2014 6:01 AM

Bike of the Day: Antidote Lifeline 2 7

Carbon goodness and matching DVO build - this is one rad ride!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2014 5:57 AM

Still Lost in Peru

Pushing the envelop when you're already in a wild and remote location may seem unnecessarily suicidal, but when Aaron Chase gets lost in Peru again with Chris Van Dine, Ali Goulet, Katie Holden and Rich Van Every it was never going to be a Sunday stroll, was it?

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2014 5:40 AM

Member Review: Kore Torsion Direct Mount Stem

Vital member SaddleRags weighs in on this simple, solid and reliable Kore stem.

Have an informed and honest opinion about a product? Help out your fellow MTBer by writing a review. The top Vital reviewer each month earns a Jenson USA gift card.

Posted by bturman on 4/21/2014 11:26 PM

Tested: Troy Lee Designs A1 Helmet 3

Troy Lee took some time to enter the half-shell, "Enduro-specific" helmet market, but when they did, it was with a serious offering well worthy of TLD's long-established heritage as a premier manufacturer of protective head equipment. Find out how we got along with the A1 in our long-term review.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/22/2014 4:46 AM

Sea Otter Sender Highlights - What the Guys on Hardtails Were Doing

It's been a dizzying couple of weeks after a long dry spell of mountain bike news. The bad news is that you can't relax yet, because here comes even more Sea Otter action. This time you get a sassy bike to bike transfer for your troubles.

Posted by jasonvelocity on 4/21/2014 7:56 PM

Fears, Tears, and Beers - One of America's Oldest and Toughest Races 1

This race was Enduro before you were, but you still have a chance to prove yourself against some of the best. Grab your yellow helmet and head out to Nevada in June to show you have what it takes.

Posted by jasonvelocity on 4/21/2014 7:38 PM

First Look: 2014 Kali Shiva - World's Lightest DOT Certified Full-Face Helmet 5

Claimed to be the World's lightest DOT-certified helmet, the Kali Shiva also meets the new ASTM downhill mountain biking standard. What does that mean? Now you can do both activities in one helmet knowing your head is well protected. Learn more inside...

Posted by bturman on 4/21/2014 8:26 PM

Race Action from Stages 4-6 of the Enduro World Series, Chile 8

It's never over until it's over. The first event of the 2014 Enduro World Series concluded high in the Andes. Soak up the story from Sven Martin, Gary Perkin and Dave Trumpore

Posted by sspomer on 4/21/2014 9:52 AM

Bell Built West Winner Announced, Voting for Central Region Live Now 1

Out of the four western regional finalists, the Ft. Tuthill Bike Park in Flagstaff, AZ, rallied up the most votes and will be one of the three winning projects to split the $100,000 prize in the 2014 Bell Built contest.

Posted by sspomer on 4/21/2014 3:57 PM

Fabien Barel Injury Update - A Close Call 8

Fabien Barel posted up some chilling words from the hospital about a big crash he had in Chile.

Posted by sspomer on 4/21/2014 1:59 PM

Jurassic Shred - Daily Shot 2

They may not have real dinosaurs at Jurassic Park, but the riding looks awesome!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2014 2:11 PM

Welcome to Makkedonia 2

Welcome to the land of long days and short nights. Where fat whips are worth more than big tricks. Where nobody keeps score, and everybody is a winner. Welcome to Makkedonia.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2014 1:19 PM

Chris Tutton of Race Face Purchases Easton Cycling 2

Chris Tutton, President of Race Face Performance Products Ltd, has purchased Easton Cycling from newly named BRG Sports.

Posted by sspomer on 4/21/2014 11:19 AM

DirtTV: Race Day 2, EWS 2014 Chile

Racing fans rejoice, DirtTV is back with the second and last day of racing from Chile. Check out the action on track and hear from the riders mere seconds after they cross the finish line - looks like pretty hard work this Enduro thing.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2014 1:37 PM

Riding the Highest Mountain of Northern Africa 4

At 4167m, Djebel Toubkal in Morocco is the highest mountain of Northern Africa. Join Peter Riesch and Gerhard Czerner as they ride it in both directions in what looks like an epic adventure!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2014 6:57 AM

Bike of the Day: Pivot Phoenix 1 1

Stealthy-in-black DH slayer.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/21/2014 1:10 AM

Interview - Jerome Clementz, Winner of the Enduro World Series, Chile

Jerome Clementz keeps his winning ways alive as he takes a victory at the first race of the 2014 Enduro World Series in Chile. Listen to how Jerome made up a significant deficit against Jared Graves on the final day of racing.

Posted by sspomer on 4/20/2014 4:33 PM

Jerome Clementz and Anne-Caroline Chausson Win the Enduro World Series in Chile 5

It all came down to the final stage of this epic two-day event, and in the end, Mr. Enduro proved just how good he is at managing races by grabbing the lead when it mattered the most. Full results inside while you wait for slideshow goods.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/20/2014 1:11 PM

WINNING BIKE: Jerome Clementz's Cannondale Jekyll 27.5 5

Jerome Clementz is not a nice man to his bikes. They don't seem to mind, however, and keep helping him climb to the top step of the podium.

Posted by sspomer on 4/20/2014 10:26 PM

DirtTV: Race Day 1, EWS 2014 Chile 2

Video action from Chile! While you wait for Day 2 racing to get underway, take a look back at Day 1 courtesy of Lord Cunny and DirtTV.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/20/2014 6:32 AM

Slovakian Slaying - Daily Shot 2

Getting leaned over in Cerveny Breh, Slovakia.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/20/2014 9:42 AM