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Tested: Acre Traverse Short 1

We take a look at a high-end, minimalist short with a clear focus on the little details.

Liv Launches Three New Women-Specific Mountain Bikes 3

Liv Cycling announces the release of three completely new bikes with women-specific carbon layups, geometry and design: the Hail, Pique and Embolden.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 6/29/2016 12:55 PM

Forum: There's Just Something About BMX 3

Simple, cheap, dirty and raw. I like it.

Posted by sspomer on 6/29/2016 12:27 PM

Lean It Over - Daily Shot 1

Turning is fun.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/29/2016 1:10 PM

Tour de Pump with Velosolutions

Six guys riding four different asphalt pump tracks in Switzerland in just two days.

Posted by 970biking on 6/29/2016 10:27 AM

London Living | Bernard Kerr 1

Bernard Kerr has it going on!

Posted by iceman2058 on 6/29/2016 1:23 AM

Bike of the Day: Specialized Enduro S-Works 3 8

Smooth, suave stealth from Specialized.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/29/2016 2:17 AM

Rough Loops

Straight l-i-v-i-n' in the 'loops!

Posted by 970biking on 6/29/2016 10:38 AM

Tested: Acre Traverse Short 1

We take a look at a high-end, minimalist short with a clear focus on the little details.

Posted by bturman on 6/29/2016 7:39 AM

Home Turf: Rampage 2

Jaunt VR and Cam Zink revisit Rampage in this immersive 360 video.

Posted by 970biking on 6/28/2016 11:05 AM

Ben Wallace Wrecking Whistler

If this doesn't make you want to ride, you might want to check your pulse. 15-year-old Canadian up-and-comer Ben Wallace absolutely nuking the Whistler Bike Park.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 6/28/2016 10:05 AM

Pallet Road Gap - Daily Shot 2

Road gaps built with old pallets are somehow extra rad.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/28/2016 11:51 AM

Matt Macduff's Loop of Doom 4

On a scale from one to "batshit crazy," this one comes in right around "off the reservation."

Posted by iceman2058 on 6/28/2016 5:48 AM

Member Review: Five Ten Maltese Falcon LT Shoe

Vital member lagocza goes deep in this review of a popular Five Ten clipless shoe.

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 6/28/2016 8:27 AM

Six Bikes | One Trail 4

Shredding six custom rigs down one rad trail.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 6/28/2016 12:00 AM

Bike of the Day: Santa Cruz V10 CC 6 10

Amazing what a pair of painted lowers will do for a build.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/28/2016 6:08 AM

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The First GPS App Specifically for Bike Parks

Could this new app be a viable alternative to Strava? BikeParkPRO is the first GPS app built specifically for bike park riders looking to track their rides.

Posted by patrickjmale on 6/27/2016 6:50 AM

Wade and Remy Shred the Shore 2

"No Frenchy freeride lines on the Shore, dude....This ain't a bike park."

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 6/27/2016 3:09 PM

How Well Do You Know Your World Cup DH Bikes? 16

Think you know your World Cup DH bikes? Take this cool little quiz to find out!

Posted by iceman2058 on 6/27/2016 1:07 PM

Downhilling a Walmart Huffy 8

How far will $170 take you down a proper downhill trail? About as far as you'd expect...

Posted by iceman2058 on 6/27/2016 12:13 AM

RACE REPORT: VP EnduroFest at China Peak

The California Enduro Series event was full of great vibes and killer trails with flowy singletrack and tech rock gardens. Lopes and Pruitt take victories in the Central Sierra Nevadas.

Posted by sspomer on 6/27/2016 6:21 PM

Back on the Big Bike

Brage Vestavik suffered a broken back during UCI World Cup in Cairns, Australia earlier this year but thankfully now he's now back on his bike!

Posted by 970biking on 6/27/2016 10:47 AM

Hauling in the Himalayas - Daily Shot 2

Meanwhile, back in India...

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/27/2016 1:18 PM

Through my Eyes: I Like It 1

Cedric Gracia's adventures in the mud of Les Gets and Morzine during Crankworx!

Posted by 970biking on 6/27/2016 10:39 AM

WINNING BIKE: Anita Gehrig's Ibis Mojo HD3

Keeping it all together is the secret to winning the Trans-Provence and Anita Gehrig and her Ibis did just that.

Posted by sspomer on 6/27/2016 7:37 AM

Bike of the Day: Santa Cruz Bronson 2 2

The purple edition.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/27/2016 12:27 AM

Trackside 2016 British Downhill Series Moelfre

How to #Brexit a turn. Sorry, we had to... :)

Posted by iceman2058 on 6/27/2016 4:19 AM

March to the Med - 2016 Trans-Provence Conclusion

The journeys, the destinations and the comradery make the Trans-Provence a highlight for anyone's mountain biking bucket list. Experience the smiles and suffering with Sven Martin and Duncan Philpott as six days of adventure come to a close.

Posted by sspomer on 6/27/2016 7:00 AM

Dirt Surfing - Daily Shot 1

So pitted bro.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/26/2016 11:32 AM

Meggie and Lauren Mob Mountain Creek 1

Berm to berm transfers, gaps, and drops - join Meggie and Lauren as they go full enduro at Mountain Creek Bike Park.

Posted by iceman2058 on 6/26/2016 5:10 AM

Bike of the Day: GT Fury 3 7

To make a bike your own, custom vinyl wrap and sexy spokes is a good place to start.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/26/2016 2:55 AM

Caroline Buchanan's Road to Rio

Caroline Buchanan is currently putting all her effort into her BMX riding, with the Olympic Games in Rio just around the corner. Although this edit is not MTB related, Caroline slays it on the big bikes too, so join us in wishing her all the best!

Posted by iceman2058 on 6/26/2016 12:19 AM

Fly on the Wall - Daily Shot 1

Stylish slices.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/25/2016 11:57 AM

And the Winners Are...Everybody! Trans-Provence Final Results and Day 6 Action 1

It's in the bag! The 2016 edition of the Mavic Trans-Provence adventure race has rolled into Menton, crowning race winners but leaving everybody feeling like champions.

Posted by iceman2058 on 6/25/2016 12:48 AM

Bike of the Day: Polygon DH9ii 3 6

The candy rainbow edition.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 6/25/2016 8:25 AM

WINNING BIKE: Nico Lau's Cube Stereo 140 C:68 29 7

A front derailleur, electronic shifting, DH brakes and 29-inch wheels. Nico Lau spared no detail when preparing his bike for the 2016 Trans-Provence and it paid off.

Posted by sspomer on 6/25/2016 9:47 AM

ONE LAP - Luca Cometti & Lucas Cowan, Angel Fire Pro GRT 3

Dry, loose, and plenty of fun. Wild and high-speed ripping with Intense Factory Racing's Luca Cometti and The Palmer Project's Lucas Cowan from this year's Angel Fire Pro GRT.

Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 6/25/2016 6:00 AM