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New thread 2015 Red Bull Rampage Build 10/3/2015 12:41 PM

If there is one single event that gets us all more excited than anything else, it's got to be Rampage. The world's best big terrain riders will once again gather in the desert outside Virgin, Utah, to battle it out for the biggest crown in freeride.

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New thread UCI Reduces Number of WC DH Riders, Increases Team Fees 9/26/2015 1:24 AM

We picked up the following paragraph from a statement published by the UCI yesterday: "Rationalising the great appeal for Downhill Mountain Bike, it was agreed to reduce the total number of riders at the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup presented by Shimano.

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New thread 2016 Racing Rumours 9/9/2015 7:07 AM

We're not ones to dwell on the past. We may still be hungover after Worlds and slightly pissed that the racing season is essentially over, but we can already start looking forward to a busy offseason of transfer fun. Who stays and who goes where are ... more »

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New thread FEST Series Awesomeness from Aggy's Reunion 5/14/2015 5:01 AM

It's that time again - time for another FEST Series event! After the nastiness that was last month's Cruzfest, we head to Kamloops BC for the second installment of Aggy's Reunion (May 17-18). With legendary Kamloops dirt and unlimited terrain ... more »

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New thread Clearly The Silliest Bike Helmet Ever Made 11/14/2014 1:58 PM

We picked this up from the Daily Mail. Not quite sure what else there is to say, really...

Cycling helmets are becoming increasingly sophisticated, but one conceptual design, which is packed with technology, includes a controversial extra – ... more »

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New thread 3 Runs, 3 Cams, 3 Times the Taxco Stoke 10/28/2014 10:19 AM

With so much coverage coming out of the Taxco urban DH race, we thought it would be interesting to have a look at 3 different runs shot on 3 different cams. We wonder what that extra water on the course is, but we're glad to see at least it's there for ... more »

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New thread 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 9/8/2014 11:52 AM

Well well well, no sooner had the last rat crossed the finish line at Worlds, did the music start up for another round of Who Fancies Who. Forget finding your perfect match on Tinder, MTB's Yearly Musical Chairs has more love drama than Big Brother after

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New thread 2014 World Champs Special Stuff 9/2/2014 2:33 PM

That's right, the ultimate race of the 2014 DH season, both literally and figuratively speaking is upon us. It's the World Champs, and as any race fan knows, this special race means all kinds of special stuff for the bikes and the racers too. There are

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New thread What Do You Enjoy in Mountain Biking Besides Mountain Biking? 6/2/2014 12:06 PM

We all love to ride, but as any rider will tell you, there's more to this sport than just the riding itself. When you're not on your bike, what bike-related activities occupy your mind and your time? Shopping for parts, fixing up the bike, watching vids, ... more »

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New thread Online vs. Bike Shops - Inevitable Change? 5/28/2014 3:08 PM

For a few years now, online sales of mountain bike components has turned into one of the principle means of acquiring new bling for your bike. More recently, spearheaded by the likes of Canyon, whole bikes are being sold over the internet as well, completely ... more »

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New thread 2014 Team Updates - Who's In, Who's Out? 1/2/2014 2:06 AM

2014 is upon us, and with a new year comes the inevitable shuffling of riders among the teams. Who's in, who's out - we'll keep you updated as news (and the odd rumor, perchance) trickle in, right here! First up, lots of changes for Team CRC/Nukeproof. ... more »

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New thread The UCI - The Empire Strikes Back? 4/9/2013 12:32 PM

Once upon a time, in a galaxy far far away, the UCI decided to enforce a rule that prohibits UCI licensed riders from participating in non-sanctioned races and events. This means that every Pro racer will now have to choose between racing sanctioned and non-sanctioned ... more »

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New thread Vital MTB kicking butt in the Dirt Fantasy Game 6/11/2012 2:08 AM

Turns out, Vital MTB members know their shit when it comes to WC DH racing. Vital's private league is currently sitting top of the leaderboard of all the private leagues running on the Dirt Fantasy game! Beating out Ridemonkey, Sicklines, and

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New thread Strength in Numbers - live stream? 4/24/2012 1:09 PM

Red Bull TV site says they will be streaming Strength in Numbers shortly, is there any truth to that? It's not on the schedule...but here it is anyway: EDIT: it's now on the schedule...for some reason that page said April 24 when I first looked ... more »

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New thread MERRY XMAS VITAL! 12/24/2011 9:46 AM

Here's to a real Merry Xmas for the Vital crew and all the fans out there! May Father Xmas bring sledfulls of shredsleds, and may you all find a bit of sweet dirt to schralp for the holidays!

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New thread How big can you go??? 12/19/2011 6:26 AM

This is getting silly.

truly out of this world, that shot!!! Edit: changed the link, didn't realize you had to be logged in on another site to see the previous version...

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New thread Pedals for DJ/pumptrack 11/13/2011 7:47 AM

So, I've just picked up a new DJ/pumptrack bike (Norco Havoc), got a question for those in the know. What kind of pedals do people run on these rigs? For now, I've put on an old pair of Wahwahs, just wondering if there is something specific I should ... more »

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New thread New video player issues 8/6/2011 12:53 PM

So with the changes now to Vital vids, it seems we a. can't see them in window anymore (it opens a new quicktime window), b. it won't stream until fully downloaded, and c. no more external embedding? Seems a high price to pay for mobile support (although ... more »

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New thread DH bike ban - MBA at it again! 3/21/2011 12:46 PM

So, a lot of posters here probably saw this over on MTBR already, but it's worth a link: Gravity riders unite - MBA needs to hear from you just what you think of their proposal (to label and subsequently ... more »

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