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Get Ready for Shred Season - Killer MTB Gear Deals
Troy Lee Designs GP Air Cyclops Jersey Regularly $49.95 Now $29.87 Kindshock Lev Seatpost 150mm Regularly $449.99 Now $335.99 Yeti Cycles SB-66 Enduro Bike Regularly $3,699.95 Now $2,589.96 Shimano M640 Zee Disc Brake Regularly $229.99 Now $129.99 Fox Racing Shox 32 Float 140 CTD Fit Fork Regularly $810.00 Now $405.00
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First Look: 2014 Corsair Imperium DH/FR/Slopestyle Bike
Remember when Cam Zink spun 360-degrees off the Oakley Icon Sender and won the 2010 Red Bull Rampage? He was riding a prototype Corsair Dominion frame. Three and a half years later, the bike has been reborn under a new name and will actually go to production this ... more »
Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp - Presented by Kenda
UPDATE: Ti Peng's cool shot of Bruce Klein racing Fontana took home the votes and the win, much to the delight of Vital member JeanNo2a, this week's lucky voter. Each winner will receive a pair of Nevegal X Pro tires from Kenda! When Kenda ... more »
Spy Shot! Prototype Burgtec Clipless Pedal
If there was ever a company that held true to the "Flat Pedal Thunder" slogan it was Burgtec. Much to the dismay of their hard-earned fan base, today they leaked a photo of a prototype clipless pedal in the machining phase. As they wrote on instagram,
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First Look: 2014 Canfield Brothers AM/DH Cranks
Known primarily for their frames, Canfield Brothers also crafts some very nice components. From super thin pedals to complete wheels and fancy hubs, each product they create offers some unique advantage over most others on the market. Today they released a new crankset that follows
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Spy Shot! Prototype Devinci Wilson Spotted
Eagle-eyed viewers of the recent New Zealand DH National coverage have spotted what appears to be a revised Devinci Wilson frame under Devinci Global Racing's Nick Beer.
Compared to the 2013 Wilson, the most obvious update is a new downtube ... more »
Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp - Presented by Truvativ
UPDATE: Svenn Fjeldheim's Rainy Day Selfie was the runaway winner this week, which will greatly please Villbass, our lucky voter. Both Svenn and Villbass (Thomas) will receive the Stevie Smith Blackbox Bar from Truvativ/SRAM! Stevie Smith. He rides the gnarliest ... more »
How Much Money Does a Bike Mechanic Make? The Answer May Surprise You
Here's an interesting presentation from Donny Perry, the SBCU Global Development Manager at Specialized Bicycles. In it he discusses how much a bike mechanic earns on average in the United States, how their salary compares to other careers, ... more »
First Look: 2014 Troy Lee Designs Helmets, Including New Aaron Gwin and Cam Zink Signature Editions
For several years in a row, Troy Lee Designs has created the most sought after helmets by Vital MTB readers world wide. From the classic D2 full face to stylish D3 and the recently introduced A1, TLD's styling and well thought out features are hard to
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Good Riddance, Pinch Flats! Introducing Dual Chamber Tire System from Schwalbe
Schwalbe is making waves across the internet today with a new dual chamber tire and wheel system that makes extremely low air pressure possible, improving traction greatly while also nearly eliminating the chance of a pinch flat or burping ... more »

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