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sspomer added a news blog MTB April Fools Comedy 3/31/2015 3:24 PM

MTB companies and websites come alive on April Fools Day. Enjoy all the hijinx right here. NSMB's Hilarious Guide to April Fools Cane Creek Goes Pogo Infinite Adjustment!! – Hope Futureproof Hubs

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sspomer added a news blog RIP Dirt Magazine (Print) 3/30/2015 7:28 PM

It's sad to learn that the best print mountain bike magazine in the business is closing its doors. Dirt Magazine announced that its parent company, Factory Media, is ceasing production of the print title. The details are on dirtmountainbike.com, which ... more »

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sspomer added a feature All Things Crankworx and Enduro World Series Rotorua 3/30/2015 1:13 PM

The first major event of 2015 was a cracker with more action than a Stephen Segal movie. Vital's extensive coverage is listed below so you can make sure you didn't miss a single roost or barspin with photos from Sven Martin, @maddogboris and Lee Trumpore.

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sspomer added a news blog Greg Minnaar's Thumb Injury Update 3/29/2015 3:16 PM

by Sven Martin via Greg Minnaar Greg Minnaar had an unfortunate injury during Crankworx Rotorua this past Wednesday. He pulled the tendon from his thumb in practice crash. Acting quickly and leaning on some connections in the medical world, ... more »

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sspomer added a feature Spank Shut-Up and Whip Photo Contest #spankwhipoff 3/15/2015 1:07 PM

As a celebration of the Oceania Whip Off Champs event happening at Crankworx Rotorua, Spank Industries and Vital MTB have partnered to help you get in on the action. Your best motowhip photo could win you a Spank Vibrocore Team cockpit or a ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Ladies in Shred - JULIANA BICYCLES LAUNCHES THE NEW JULIANA-SRAM PRO TEAM 3/12/2015 9:37 AM

Press Release Juliana Bicycles is proud to announce the launch of the new Juliana-SRAM Professional Mountain Bike Team. Anka Martin (RSA) is joined by Kelli Emmett (USA) and Sarah Leishman (CAN) to complete a trio of female athletes who will ... more »

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sspomer added a feature Crowdfunder or Crowdblunder? 11 Bike-related Projects on Kickstarter and Indiegogo 3/7/2015 7:50 AM

For every great invention, there are least 178 crazy people trying to turn their wild ideas into undeserving success stories. Well, as the old saying goes, if at first you don't succeed, you can always ask for money on crowdfunding sites like ... more »

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sspomer added a feature Crowdfunder or Crowdblunder? 11 Bike-related Projects on Kickstarter and Indiegogo 3/6/2015 11:48 AM

For every great invention, there are least 178 crazy people trying to turn their wild ideas into undeserving success stories. Well, as the old saying goes, if at first you don't succeed, you can always ask for money on crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter

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sspomer added a press release Mongoose Adds DJ Brandt, Mountain Bike Slopestyle and Dirt Jump Rider to Its Roster of Athletes 3/2/2015 5:32 AM

Press Release Madison, Wis. – Feb. 25, 2015 – Mongoose, a brand of Dorel Industries (TSX: DII.B, DII.A), is excited to add up-and-coming mountain bike slopestyle and dirt jump rider DJ Brandt to its roster of talented athletes. The 21-year-old ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Neko Mulally, Anneke Beerten Win Southridge Winter Series 4 at Fontana 2/23/2015 8:42 AM

Neko Mulally takes his new Scott GSTAAD ride to the top of the podium in Fontana this past weekend, winning by the slimmest of margins against local regulars like Logan Binggeli and Kevin Aiello. Anneke Beerten stomped the small Pro women's ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Vital MTB Seeks Content Manager for Our Growing Team 2/18/2015 10:31 AM

It's true, Vital MTB is hiring! Who is Ratboy? Do you use the word "boosh" while describing a mountain bike ride? Have you ever responded to a clips vs. flats forum post? Do you know what it means to embed a video? If you answered... Josh Bryceland, ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Team Chain Reaction Cycles Partners with PayPal, Adds New Junior Rider 2/17/2015 9:05 AM

Press Release Following their most successful season in 2014, we’re pleased to announce PayPal as the new joint title sponsor for our downhill race team, Team Chain Reaction Cycles PayPal. It’s exciting to have a company of PayPal’s calibre ... more »

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sspomer added a feature #RIPpostoffice 2/16/2015 9:32 AM

So long Post Office trails. You will be missed. #rippostoffice

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sspomer added a press release BIGGER, BETTER GHOST-RRP TEAM 2/16/2015 9:12 AM

Press Release FIRST FULL GHOST-RRP TEAM APPEARANCE IN PRAGUE Georg Danner proudly presents new additions to the GHOST-RRP Team. In January 2015, Johannes von Klebelsberg from Italy and Jana Bártová from the Czech Republic joined the Downhill ... more »

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sspomer added a press release SUNN Introduces Enduro Team 2/16/2015 7:41 AM

SUNN makes it official that they'll have a presence on the Enduro World Series with the announcement of their two-rider team in 2015. Check the press release below.

Machecoul, 16th of February 2015 - Sunn, mountainbike world icon, introduces ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Polygon UR Announces Team Partners for 2015 2/11/2015 11:05 AM

CousCous just sent over this press release listing the new equipment partners for Polygon UR in 2015. The UR Team is starting fresh for 2015. From now on DH, Enduro and Slopestyle riders will be riding for the Polygon UR team. For the past ... more »

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sspomer added a feature 26 Ain't Dead - Build A Killer Ride For Less Than You Think 1/23/2015 11:23 AM

26-inch wheel aficionados may be some luckiest riders right now because their wallet can stay fat while their bikes stay dialed. Thanks to the help of a friend of Vital, we've been turned on to some screaming deals on brand new parts to create ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Griz Institute is Back in 2015 1/23/2015 7:59 AM

Press Release - San Diego, CA - The Griz Institute of MTB is back at the SouthridgeUSA Winter Series after a successful inaugural year in 2014. Notable changes for 2015 are the addition of mechanical support from Foust Tuning Works (CJ Foust) ... more »

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sspomer added a feature Remeber That One Time? Vital Gram Central 1/22/2015 2:54 PM

The holidays are over. People are back at work, back into their routines. Life continues as if nothing ever happened and New Year's resolutions were never made. Click, tag, comment, like, follow all in the name of remembering that one time ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Bell Announces Third Annual ‘Bell Built’ Program 1/20/2015 11:36 AM

Annual Campaign to Reach $300,000 in Total Grant Funding for Local Mountain Bike Projects Across Country Press Release - Scotts Valley, CA. (January 12, 2015) – Bell Helmets, a company that since 1954 has delivered purpose-built helmets marked ... more »

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