From car-hucking grom to grown-up, Sprinter-driving, hair-farming personality, Mike Haderer is a staple on the U.S. mountain bike race circuit. Learn about his clothing choice, his Sprinter van and his future plans in this Fast Five.
We picked a winner of the comment contest! Go wide, go light and go cool with Deity Dirt 30 Bars. Made from custom gradient butted 7075 T6 aluminum, they're 760mm wide (30-inches), have a 25mm rise and 9 degree bend x 5 degree upsweep. ... more »
We picked a winner of the comment contest! Sam Hill knows traction and he helped Specialized develop the Hillbilly downhill tire to maximize grip. What could be considered a low-profile spike, the moto-inspired Hillbilly features aggressive ... more »
We picked a winner of the comment contest! The Collective has released The Collective Anthology just in time for Christmas. Inside this epic faux wood box set of MTB schralpage, you get 4 DVDs (The Collective, Roam, Seasons and The Forest for ... more »
By Vital MTB member, Ewaldsadie The last race on the Western Cape Downhill calender took place last weekend, at the always-entertaining Contermanskloof DH track in South Africa. Both practice and race day saw sunny and clear skies, with Saturday's practice featuring a very
New for 2012, the SDG Duster RL Saddle is the latest in SDG's performance race line. This saddle is perfect for all-mountain and cross-country use. It's based off the popular Formula platform and features slightly narrower sides, a lower profile, squared
I just finished watching From the Inside Out and I have to say that the DSLR Generation has made their permanent mark in the MTB film world. Second Base Films (aka The Coastal Crew) has done a great job of making a mountain bike movie that ... more »
Some HDX Hydration Mix rolled into the office the other day and makes a great gift for mountain bikers, but anyone who needs hydration (oh, that's every human on the planet). I checked out the HDX website to see why they only offer their product ... more »