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Win SRAM GUIDE RSC Brakes - Vital OTB Meribel, France, World Cup
Predict the winning times and riders for Elite Men's and Women's downhill at the 2014 UCI World Cup in Meribel, France, and you could win a brand new set of SRAM GUIDE RSC brakes. How to Play In the comments below, predict the winners and times of Elite ... more »
Chain Reaction's Epic Summer Sale Just Got More Epic
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Vital Power Rankings, Meribel World Cup - The 15 Fastest Going In
All good things must come to an end, and although we're not entirely sure how we ended up here so quickly, the final World Cup of the 2014 campaign is upon us. We've had an incredible season, with first-time winners climbing precipitously to ... more »
Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp - Presented by Royal Racing
UPDATE: Hardtail hucking paid off this week as Artur Wszolek's shot took home a landslide victory, which is sure to please our lucky voter, Vital member Callum to no end. Both our winners will each receive a very rad gear set from Royal Racing ... more »
Sneak Peek: New Additions to 2015 Dainese Line
by Zach White There are still a few of us crusty old riders who remember when Swiss rider, Philippe Parakis, showed up on the 1991 race circuit in bright pink and yellow GP-style Dainese moto protection, modified to race DH in. The motorcycle-specific Italian company had no initial intention to stray from their focus, but Parakis’ popularity
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Smokin’ Hot and on Your Heels - A Mountain Bike Race For the Ladies
by Stephanie Nitsch
The race description read like a trashy fantasy airport novel: “Hot on Your Heels will not be held responsible for any harassment directed towards the volunteers during the day. This includes the after party.” And the criterion ... more »
New Rocky Mountain Flatline Nearing Production?
About a year ago or so, we spotted an unmarked prototype being ridden at Crankworx. The bike featured a 4-bar suspension design with a Horst link, with the shock fixed at the lower shock mount (non-floater). Two rear wheel positions to allow the use
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Golden Hour, Golden Deals - Save Big with These Special Offers!
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First Look: Specialized Boomslang Flat Pedals
Specialized has been working on a new flat pedal for quite some time - in fact, we've seen versions of this pedal going back a couple of years already. With the pedals now in production, it's time to take a closer look at what's been keeping them so busy.
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Details Unveiled! First Look: 2015 Specialized Demo Carbon 650b
You've seen the radical asymmetric design in the wild, now get the nitty gritty details on Specialized's all-new Demo.
First spotted at Crankworx Whistler last year in prototype form, today Specialized released full details for the all-new 2015 S-Works Demo Carbon. Aaron Gwin and Troy ... more »

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