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Finals Videos from 2011 Descida das Escadas de Santos
Check out the finals videos from the Descida das Escadas de Santos in Brazil...the race down the holy stairs. This was broadcast on live TV throughout Brazil and South America. Mario Jarrin (Ecuador), 1st Place
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The Dan Atherton Interview Part 2: Long Walks in the Mind's Cage
by Seb KempIn part one we learned how Dan had created a psychological barrier in order to deal with the immediate aftermath of his neck-breaking accident while spending three long, excruciating months bed-ridden in the confines of his halo. This piece of
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Winner, Vital MTB Photo Chop Contest 1
THUNDERBRINGER wins the first Vital MTB Photo Chop contest and gets a Pro-Tec Pro Kit for this incredible Ghostbusters version of Gulevich. Stay tuned for more Photo Chop contests and view all the entries here. Thanks for playing everyone!
2011 iXS Phobos Helmet and Slope Knee Guard
Our friends at iXS Protection just sent over a huge box of gear to review.  While we're out testing their shred-ability, here's a quick look at two of their premier products - the Phobos Helmet and the Slope Knee Guard :
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Osiris Goods in the House
Osiris, long-time player in the skate shoe market, has recently set its eyes on mountain biking and are sponsoring a strong crop of dirt jumpers and freeriders like Cam Zink and Mike Montogomery. They just sent over this care package with ... more »
Vote for the Winner of the Vital MTB PhotoChop Contest
With 50 awesome entries, it was really tough to narrow the field down to 5 finalists, but we've done it. Now you get to determine the winner! Leave the number (1 thru 5) of your favorite entry in the comments below and the overall winner will get a Pro-Tec
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GoPro Launches the LCD BacPac
GoPro just officially released details about the new detachable LCD Screen for their 1080p HD HERO Camera. This is the first of several removable expansion modules slated for the camera. Press release, product specs, video, and images below:
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The Dan Atherton Interview Part 1: Long Walks in the Mind's Cage
By Seb Kemp On 6th July 2010 Dan Atherton fell directly onto his head, fracturing the C1 and C2 vertebrae. He was taken to the hospital where they told him he was lucky to be alive. Had his fractured vertebrae moved and damaged the nerves that run through
Photograph: Sven Martin
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New Snafu MTB Products Are Now Available in the USA
Our pals at Sidewall Distro just gave us a heads up that Snafu's long awaited MTB products are now available in the USA.   Check the specs:
4130 MTB Bar Butted and tapered 4130 chromoly construction 38mm rise x 725mm width x 5° backsweep 31.8mm OD ... more »
You Ask Aaron Gwin 17 Questions
Vital MTB is going to be at Ray's Milwaukee this weekend and so is Aaron Gwin. We need to do a 17 questions with Gwinny and my brain is tired, so YOU ask the questions. ASK YOUR QUESTIONS IN THE COMMENTS BELOW!
Aaron Gwin doing some self-dentistry in the fall of 2009.

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