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WINNING BIKE: Kieran Bennett's Zerode G2
How'd you finish at the Top of the South Champs in Nelson, NZ this weekend? I ended up taking the win on both days by a fairly healthy margin, I think 7-seconds on day one and 6-seconds on day two. Talk to us about your bike. Currently I'm ... more »
12 Bike Crashes That Will Give You Nightmares
Halloween is all about fright and there's nothing scarier than crashing your bike. Dig into a handful of MTB wrecks that will leave you hoping the Zombie Apocalypse comes sooner than later. The Original Viral MTB Crash Video Still so gross ... more »
Always Summer Somewhere | New Zealand
SRAM takes you on the MTB journey of a lifetime in New Zealand. The photos, video and story will have you booking tickets immediately. Photos by: Adrian Marcoux and Sven Martin. Video by: Mind Spark Cinema. Words by: Sarah Leishman We always dream
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12 Bike Rides That Will Give You Nightmares
No risk, no reward, right? The difference between a worthy adrenaline rush and pure stupidity is a variable that can't be quantified scientifically, so we'll let you be the judge with these nightmare-inducing bike rides. Happy Halloween Eve. ... more »
12 Bikes That Will Give You Nightmares
We're in the heat of fright season with Halloween right around the corner, so what better way to get into the spirit of scare than to look at 12 bikes that will give you nightmares. The Forkless Bike - FL-01 Outset
Dr. Octagon had that song ... more »
Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp - Presented by Birzman
UPDATE: getting a bit wet proved well worth the while for Pongkird Kongnaka, as his muddy mayhem shot took home top honors in this week's comp - much to the delight of Vital member Feral Marmot, this week's lucky voter! Both winners will each ... more »
INSIDE: Fly Racing
Any fan of motocross or BMX racing is probably familiar with Fly Racing apparel and protective gear. Nearly 20-years ago, the brand was born out of Western Power Sports distribution with the introduction of a moto handlebar and helmet. 13-years ... more »
Vital MTB Bi-Weekly Photo Comp - Presented by Club Ride
UPDATE: It was a close one, but Gabriel Smogorzewski's early morning suicide ended up taking top honors - much to the delight of Vital member om1wan, this week's lucky voter. Both Gabriel and om1wan will each receive a Jack Flannel shirt and a Precinct jersey ... more »
Ken Block's Custom Specialized Demo DH Bike
Ken Block (yes, that Ken Block) just picked up a 2014 Specialized S-Works Demo downhill bike that we had to share. From the custom paint job and decals to the components, this thing looks dialed.
"Received a special delivery a few days ago ... more »
Jared Graves Race Journal - World Champion
There have been so many things going through my head over the last six weeks since the Whistler EWS. All the “what ifs!” My worst result of the season to this point was 9th. On paper, just needing 23rd or better in Finale Ligure sounds easy ... more »

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