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Gravity Offers New Deep Red and Skye Blue Colorways
Gravity dropped the news that they have two new colors for their popular Gravity Lite handlebars. Check out the video with Gravity rider, Skye Schillhammer in Washington, then get the words and specs from Gravity below: "We’ve got a ton of ... more »
Bike Part Bargains - Don't Miss These Deals
Easton Havoc 35 Handlebar Regularly $90.00 Now $67.50 Shimano SLX M675 Disc Brake Regularly $129.99 Now $69.99 Rockshox SID XX Fork 27.5 Regularly $845.00 Now $539.99 Easton Havoc DH Wheelset Regularly $799.99 Now $279.99 Fox 34 Float FIT 150 CTD Regularly $1,565.99 Now $782.99 Urge Real Jet Custom Series Helmet
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Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp - Presented by Urge
UPDATE: Mateusz Tomanek's shot raced to a landslide victory this week, which will please Vital member Feral Marmot, this week's lucky voter. Both winners will each receive a Supacross helmet from Urge! The Supacross is the result of the marriage ... more »
Alex Rankin's Sprung 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5!
Alex Rankin made mountain bike movie history with his "Sprung" series of videos, and now he's making them available to view online, for free. Immerse yourself in the troubled youths of Steve Peat, Brian Lopes, Rob Warner, Chris Kovarik and many more
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From Bizet with Love Episode 1 with Bonus Video and Photos
Freeride slayer, Antoine Bizet has been hard at work, ripping it up in the U.S. Enjoy the videos, photos and his recap from an epic trip to the desert southwest and California. Antoine escaped the bad weather in Europe to keep training during ... more »
Friendship Barspins - It Never Hurts to Ask for Help
Watts and McCaul in 2006. photos by gordo
They say team work is the dream work, so when we saw Justin Skinner's and Bobby Lamirande's double friendship barspin, we were stoked! They're taking the power of friendship and doubling it. Get pumped on friends and bicycles with a look at ... more »
Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp - Presented by VP
UPDATE: Ewa Kania's shot of Albert ripping the turns took this week's top spot. Brian Cahal was the lucky voter to also win. Our two winners will each receive their choice of one of the new VX pedals from VP (Trail, Adventure, or Race models). ... more »
Best of Vital - April 2014
When it rains it pours. The racing season couldn't get here fast enough, then came April and an absolute onslaught of red hot between-the-tapes action from the Southern Hemisphere. The World Cup circus got off to a flying start in hot and dusty ... more »
The Man Behind BOS - Interview with BOS Suspension Founder, Olivier Bossard
Written by Daniel Slusser. Images by Sven Martin, Duncan Philpott, Joe Bowman and Daniel Slusser
Unassuming, often recoiling from media attention, Olivier Bossard prefers to do the hard work of developing suspension products that win World Cup DH titles rather than sitting down for an interview. When asked about his approach to the relationship ... more »
First Look: SRAM X1 Drivetrain - 1x11 Trickling Down
Ever since SRAM's XX1 turned the drivetrain world on its head in 2012, many riders have been waiting for the technology to trickle down to more affordable levels. SRAM provided a partial answer in 2013 when it launched the X01 drivetrain, which retails for about $200 less than XX1 for the complete
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