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Added a comment about photo Logan Peat's Prototype Santa Cruz Slopestyle Bike 4/18/2015 8:03 AM
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Santa Cruz posted up some photos of the build process. Check them out here: https://www.facebook.com/santacruzbicycles/posts/820318581355069

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Added a comment about feature Over $2000 in Prizes - Vital OTB, Lourdes World Cup - Win a RockShox BoXXer and Birzman Studio Tool Kit 4/13/2015 4:57 PM
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Congrats to GusV, the winner of the Lourdes World Cup OTB contest, RockShox BoXXer World Cup fork and Birzman Studio Tool Kit!

Of 577 entries, only one person correctly guessed that both Gwin and Ragot would win. That person was GusV, whose predictions were off by a combined time of 11.28 seconds. Nice work!

We'll have several more OTB contests throughout the season, so check back often.

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Added a comment about photo 2015 Fezzari Timp Peak X01 3/4/2015 6:34 PM
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Read the Timp Peak review: http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/guide/Bikes,3/Fezzari/Timp-Peak-X01,15549#product-reviews/2032

Catch several photos of it up close and in action: http://www.vitalmtb.com/photos/features/2015-Test-Sessions-Fezzari-Timp-Peak-X01,8653/2015-Fezzari-Timp-Peak-X01,87287/bturman,109

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Added a comment about photo 2015 Liv Giant Intrigue 1 3/3/2015 9:53 PM
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Read the Intrigue review: http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/guide/Bikes,3/Giant/Womens-Intrigue-1,15056#product-reviews/2031

See photos of it up close and in action: http://www.vitalmtb.com/photos/features/2015-Test-Sessions-Liv-Intrigue-1,8648/2015-Liv-Intrigue-1,87243/bturman,109

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Added a comment about product review 2015 Test Sessions: Santa Cruz Nomad Carbon X01 2/27/2015 12:21 AM
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Cheers for voicing your concern. Part of the reason why we have multiple testers ride each bike is so that a system of checks and balances is in place, preventing scenarios like the one you mention. In this case I personally verified the statements written above by Steve, the bike owner, in addition to writing many of them myself. Steve's extensive time on the bike only strengthens his positive and negative ride impressions, in my opinion.

We also don't discuss our ride impressions with one another prior to jotting down our ride notes, just to prevent preconceived notions.

The Nomad rules, and after riding it at Test Sessions I'd willingly buy one with my own dollars too.

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Added a comment about photo 2015 Santa Cruz Nomad X01 2/26/2015 6:40 PM
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Read the Nomad review: http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/guide/Bikes,3/Santa-Cruz/Carbon-Nomad-27-5,15577#product-reviews/2028

See several photos of it in action and up close: http://www.vitalmtb.com/photos/features/2015-Test-Sessions-Santa-Cruz-Nomad-Carbon-X01,8637/2015-Santa-Cruz-Nomad-Carbon-X01,87142/bturman,109

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Added a comment about video Vital RAW - Eddie Masters // Reece Potter // Skyline MTB Park Madness 2/26/2015 1:54 PM
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Holy shit balls indeed.

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Added a comment about photo 2015 Orange Alpine 160 RS 2/25/2015 8:21 AM
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Read the Alpine 160 RS review: http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/guide/Bikes,3/Orange/Alpine-160-RS,15576#product-reviews/2024

See it in action and up close: http://www.vitalmtb.com/photos/features/2015-Test-Sessions-Orange-Alpine-160-RS,8635/2015-Orange-Alpine-160-RS,87123/bturman,109

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Added a comment about product review 2015 Test Sessions: Mondraker Foxy Carbon RR 2/12/2015 4:08 PM
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Bingo. We dig them. For something more concave and that super secure feel, check out the ME05T or AE05.

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Added a comment about product review 2015 Test Sessions: Mondraker Foxy Carbon RR 2/12/2015 3:17 PM
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They're made by HT Components. Check them out here: http://www.ht-components.com/ht_portal/product/list?cname=pedal

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Added a comment about product review 2015 Test Sessions: Mondraker Foxy Carbon RR 2/9/2015 10:37 AM
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For reference, here's the previous review TRex mentions: http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/guide/Bikes,3/Mondraker/Foxy-XR,11747

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Added a comment about product review 2015 Test Sessions: Mondraker Foxy Carbon RR 2/9/2015 10:32 AM
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Mondraker has some bikes with 10mm stems, and others with 30mm stems. This was designed around the 30mm option. The bars that replaced the originals had a comparable rise.

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Added a comment about product review 2015 Test Sessions: Mondraker Foxy Carbon RR 2/9/2015 10:30 AM
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To put Mondraker's geo in perspective, know that a Medium Foxy is the same length as most XL bikes from other brands.

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Added a comment about photo 2015 Mondraker Foxy Carbon RR 2/8/2015 9:34 PM
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Read the review: http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/guide/Bikes,3/Mondraker/Foxy-Carbon-RR,14525#product-reviews/2010

Check out 22 photos of the Foxy: http://www.vitalmtb.com/photos/features/2015-Test-Sessions-Mondraker-Foxy-Carbon-RR,8574/2015-Mondraker-Foxy-Carbon-RR,86557/bturman,109

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Added a comment about photo Overcast Shredding 2/8/2015 2:42 PM
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Rad shot

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Added a comment about photo 2015 Canfield Balance 2/5/2015 4:56 PM
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Read the Balance review: http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/guide/Frames,7/Canfield-Brothers/Balance,13425#product-reviews/2009

See 23 photos of it up close and in action: http://www.vitalmtb.com/photos/features/2015-Test-Sessions-Canfield-Balance,8568/2015-Canfield-Balance,86495/bturman,109

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Added a comment about photo 2015 Specialized Rumor Expert EVO 2/3/2015 6:43 PM
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Read the Rumor EVO review: http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/guide/Bikes,3/Specialized/Womens-Rumor-Expert-EVO-29,15584#product-reviews/2007

Check out 22 photos of it up close and in action: http://www.vitalmtb.com/photos/features/2015-Test-Sessions-2015-Specialized-Rumor-Expert-EVO-29,8551/2015-Test-Sessions-2015-Specialized-Rumor-Expert-EVO-29,86333/sspomer,2

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