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Reply to 2016 Fort William World Cup Thread 6/2/2016 11:31 AM

pit bits be up. #longlivechainsaw UPDATED - http://www.vitalmtb.com/photos/features/PIT-BITS-Fort-William-World-Cup,10169/Steve-Peats-Custom-Painted-Santa-Cruz-V10cc-for-Fort-William,106941/sspomer,2

Reply to 2016 Fort William World Cup Thread 6/2/2016 8:59 AM

it's rough that this is the first WC w/o stevie : ( @yt_industries #ytmob representing for Stevie this weekend. #fortwilliamworldcup #longlivechainsaw A photo posted by singletrackmag (@singletrackmag) on Jun 2, 2016 at 5:28am PDT

Reply to 2016 Fort William World Cup Thread 6/2/2016 7:30 AM

minnaar's bike and questionably-clad mechanic Not sure what to comment ..... A photo posted by Greg Minnaar (@gregminnaar) on Jun 2, 2016 at 6:46am PDT

Reply to Is Social Media Putting Too Much Pressure on Athletes? 5/31/2016 4:45 PM

i'm not sure if i'm the target instagram demographic, so this may mean nothing...i basically quit my personal instagram account b/c the majority of the accounts i followed were people, not brands (very few MTBers, mostly surf and skate-related). these ... more »

Reply to Is Social Media Putting Too Much Pressure on Athletes? 5/31/2016 3:46 PM

her quote, "Its almost like "winning a race is cool, but how many likes did you get?" that's gotta be rough to experience or feel that. i'm sure that seems like a reality for so many athletes, though. while not social media, i personally feel that w/ ... more »

Reply to Loic Bruni Breaks Collarbone, Will Miss Several Races 5/25/2016 8:31 AM

such a bummer and have to agree w/ jeff on this one. lay low with the head trauma.

Reply to Getting into trails/dirt jumping 5/20/2016 7:50 AM

our product guide has lots of info and reviews on gear http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/category/Handlebars,38 http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/category/Stems,39 www.plussizebmx.com is a rad site and so is www.the-rise.com for really good video content. have fun with it

Reply to Heads Up Colorado Riders: Spikes Found on Buffalo Creek Trails 5/19/2016 11:12 AM

that's gnarly and sad and disgusting. buff creek doesn't seem like a busy place to me. maybe weekends, but it was usually empty when i rode in the past. how many trail conflicts could there be out there?

Reply to ProGRT Port Angeles Results - Yeah Tanner! 5/16/2016 10:53 AM

Reply to Did Steve Smith die? 5/10/2016 3:38 PM

unfortunately it is true. brain injury from enduro moto accident at home. so sad. RIP Sender. no words for this loss. http://www.vitalmtb.com/news/press-release/Steve-Smith-Passes-Away-at-Age-26,1305

Reply to How to heckle at a race? 5/9/2016 9:47 AM

Reply to How to heckle at a race? 5/9/2016 9:46 AM

all hail Super Fan

Reply to Need YOUR advice 5/4/2016 2:09 PM

in addition to what anyone wants to recommend here, the vital product guide has a boatload of pedal reviews and info that should be helpful. http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/category/Flat-Pedals,20

Reply to Hey Bike Shop Employees, Show Off Your Bikes! 4/25/2016 9:00 PM

di2 in the wild! are you liking it?

Reply to Hey Bike Shop Employees, Show Off Your Bikes! 4/25/2016 10:12 AM

those look clean and fun @whatthewheel! do you get a lot of time in on the slash up there?

Reply to Show Off Your Backyard Pumptrack (Or One You Dream About) 4/21/2016 8:30 AM

claudio/velosolutions' tracks always look so rad.

buell, that track w/ the two bowls looks super fun! all of these here look super fun! ... more »
Reply to Belgian Rider Found with Hidden Motor at CX Worlds 4/18/2016 8:13 AM

busted by a heat gun? http://www.corriere.it/sport/16_aprile_17/scandalo-bici-col-motorino-tutte-prove-chi-usa-trucco-080a285a-045c-11e6-9af5-d262a7a5f049.shtml?refresh_ce-cp

Reply to What The?! This Bike Is The Best Ebay Find Ever 4/10/2016 12:15 PM

Paging Andrextr to the suspension analysis desk. Andrextr? that thing is INSANITY!