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sspomer added a feature WINNER TAKES ALL - Vital OTB Lenzerheide, Win a SRAM X01 DH Drivetrain 7/1/2015 8:19 PM

Predict the winning times and riders for Elite Men's and Women's classes at the 2015 World Cup Downhill in Lenzerheide, Switzerland, and you could win a brand new SRAM X01 DH 7-speed Drivetrain! How to Play In the comments below, predict the winners and times of ... more »

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sspomer added a press release KORE USA is Hiring 6/30/2015 10:11 AM

Our friends at KORE are looking for a North American-based sales and marketing Manager. If you think you may fit the bill, hit up http://kore-usa.com/blog/entry/kore-is-hiring for all the info.

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sspomer added a feature Spank Shut-Up and Whip Photo Contest #spankwhipoff 6/22/2015 11:09 AM

As a celebration of the European Whip Off Champs event happening at Crankworx Les 2 Alpes, 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 ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog RESULTS - Leogang World Cup Downhill Final 6/14/2015 5:40 AM

photo by Johan Hjord
​Leogang provided arguably the most dramatic race we've ever experienced from the UCI World Cup Downhill with incredibly close racing and unbelievable race run tales. The Elite Men Top 5 were separated by less than 2-seconds. The Leogang downhill ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog RESULTS - Leogang World Cup Qualifying 6/13/2015 6:39 AM

photo by Johan Hjord
Leogang World Cup Downhill qualifying went down under fantastic conditions and slightly overcast skies. Aaron Gwin, Rachel Atherton and Andrew Crimmins posted up fastest times. The new sections have consistent main lines forming and the track ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Marcelo Gutierrez and Rachel Atherton Fastest in Timed Training at Leogang 6/12/2015 8:15 AM

​Timed training at the Leogang World Cup Downhill took place this afternoon giving us an indication of speeds and times for the newly-modified course in Austria. Times are slightly slower than 2014 apparently due to the new course. New sections of the

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sspomer added a feature WINNER TAKES ALL - Vital OTB Leogang, Win a SRAM X01 DH Drivetrain 6/11/2015 9:32 PM

Predict the winning times and riders for Elite Men's and Women's classes at the 2015 World Cup Downhill in Leogang, Austria, and you could win a brand new SRAM X01 DH 7-speed Drivetrain! How to Play In the comments below, predict the winners and times of Elite ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Fort William World Cup Downhill Final Results 6/7/2015 6:02 AM

photo by Duncan Philpott
​Survival was the name of the game at the 2nd round of the 2015 UCI World Cup Downhill in Fort William, Scotland. Cold temperatures and blistering winds made the 5-minute runs extremely challenging for the fastest mountain bikers on the planet. ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Fort William World Cup Downhill Qualifying Results 6/7/2015 3:57 AM

One day of qualifying and racing rolled into one. Loic and Manon go fastest with Enduro ripper, Martin Maes first in the Junior class at Fort William. The Top 80 Elite Men and Top 30 Juniors make it to the finals. Elite Men's Qualifying Results ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog Troy Brosnan and Manon Carpenter Fastest in Timed Training at Fort William World Cup 6/5/2015 8:52 AM

Troy in Lourdes. photo by Sven Martin
Timed training results from the Fort William World Cup tell us that Troy Brosnan and Manon Carpenter were fastest on the classicly-rough downhill course. The course has had some slight modifications compared to last year's World Cup race and ... more »

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sspomer added a feature WINNER TAKES ALL - Vital OTB Fort William, Win a SRAM X01 DH Drivetrain 6/4/2015 1:50 PM

Predict the winning times and riders for Elite Men's and Women's classes at the 2015 World Cup Downhill in Fort William, Scotland, and you could win a brand new SRAM X01 DH 7-speed Drivetrain! How to Play In the comments below, predict the winners and times of ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog iXS European Downhill Cup #1 Results and Race Report 5/18/2015 8:08 AM

The first race in the highly-competitive iXS European DH Cup didn't disappoint despite a last-minute change in venue. The Slovenia course at Kranjska Gora was technical, slippery and everything we'd expect from an iXS EDC race. Check the race ... more »

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sspomer added a feature What a Difference 5 Years Makes in MTB 5/4/2015 9:12 AM

Isn't it fascinating how 5 short years can seem like an eternity or a flash in the pan? MTB's ubiquitous, standard 26-inch wheel has gone from everywhere to nowhere. I'm not here to argue the merits of one wheel size over another, that's been ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog RACE RESULTS - Port Angeles ProGRT / NW Cup 4/26/2015 5:31 PM

Connor Fearon and Jill Kintner take pro wins in Port Angeles for the first ProGRT of 2015. Stay tuned for a full race report slideshow. Pro Men's Top 20

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sspomer added a news blog QUALIFYING RESULTS, Port Angeles ProGRT / NW Cup 4/25/2015 6:50 PM

Connor Fearon - photo by Dennis Yuroshek
The ProGRT / NW Cup held downhill qualifying today in Port Angeles. Australian Connor Fearon took the fastest time of the day by nearly 4-seconds over Remi Gauvin followed closely by local, Luke Strobel in 3rd. Claire Buchar was the fastest ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Trek Issues Voluntary Nationwide Quick Release Safety Notices 4/21/2015 11:31 AM

Cyclists urged to bring their bikes to authorized retailers for quick inspection and tune up ahead of the season (Waterloo, WI) - In a continued effort to ensure safer riding conditions for cyclists, Trek Bicycle is issuing voluntary nationwide ... more »

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sspomer added a press release Griz Institute is Back in 2015 - spomer 4/13/2015 1:07 PM

Our good friend Griz wants you to know about his training camps taking place in Fontana. If you need the secret to speed, check out his clinics . -gordo For Immediate Release // San Diego, CA - The Griz Institute of MTB is back at the SouthridgeUSA ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog WORLD CUP RACE RESULTS - Lourdes 4/12/2015 5:50 AM

An epic track results in unforgettable race action in Lourdes, France, during the first round of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup Downhill. The track was getting rougher and drier with every rider, creating even more challenging conditions despite ... more »

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sspomer added a news blog QUALIFYING RESULTS, Lourdes World Cup Downhill 4/11/2015 5:04 AM

photo Johan Hjord
Qualifying at the 2015 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Lourdes, France, has concluded with Loic Bruni, Tracey Hannah and Laurie Greenland on top after a brutal and surprise-filled afternoon. 175 Elite Men were registered for a start and the ... more »

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