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Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp
Update:  Mauro Marcovecchio and Maroto rallied the troops and gained enough votes to edge out the shot of Werner Speeckaert by Nicolas Niederprüm. The winner will receive either the impact ready Pro-Tec Shovelhead 2 Helmet or a pair of the super comfortable ... more »
2012 Specialized Covert Helmet
Specialized just dropped some information on their new half shell, skate-style helmet, dubbed the Covert. It's CSPC-certified, looks clean and comes in colors that all of us can handle. Check the specs, the pics, buckle and go... 2012 Covert Helmet Specs
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Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp
UPDATE:  Reuben Shaul's photo of Johan Hjord railing a berm takes the cake this week. Rueben will receive his choice of the impact ready Pro-Tec Shovelhead 2 Helmet or a pair of the super comfortable Gravity Knee Pads. If you'd like your photos to be considered ... more »
Race Report: 2012 Reaper Madness at Bootleg Canyon
Cool desert breezes and razor sharp rocks greeted downhill racers who entered the 2012 Reaper Madness at Bootleg Canyon in Boulder City, Nevada. Building on a long-standing, off-season tradition, Reaper Madness was sanctioned as the Nevada State Downhill
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Evil Undead Carbon Downhill Bike Spy Shots
Photos of this little gem came to our inbox today from our spy at the Chilean border patrol. It's going to be under Polc at Valpo this weekend. That's all we know.
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Just In: Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Comp EVO
Ladies and gentlemen, I am pumped and I think you can see why. I just received a Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Comp EVO to test. Before opening the box to even see the bike, I was excited about this ride because it's NOT the super-baller Expert Carbon version. Even though the Expert Carbon
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Down Time: Brendan Fairclough
Brendan Fairclough has a completely fresh start in 2012. He has a new bike & team (Scott11), new suspension (Fox), new tires (Schwalbe) a new knee and a new face. During some recovery and training time in SoCal, Taylor Sage caught up with @brendog_1 to
Flat pedal power.
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Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp
Every Tuesday we hold a photo competition where five of seven 'Daily Shots' from the previous week go head-to-head in a winner-take-all photo face-off. A perfectly timed wipeout, creative use of exposure and composition, straight up talent ... more »
2012 ONE Industries MTB Apparel Sneak Peek
ONE Industries has been in the motocross business for 15 years, and during that time they've grown into one of the most recognizable and respected brands. The company is well known for their racing apparel, protective gear, seat covers and graphics kits
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Personal Progression: Photographing a Race with Only One Lens
Round 3 of the Australian Mountain Bike National Series was on this past weekend and I gave myself a photo challenge.  Shoot with nothing more than a 300mm. No zoom, no flashes, no fisheye, nothing that I normally use. This was the first (and probably
Damian with his one and only lens for the race.
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