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!
Welcome to the first Vital MTB Photo Chop Contest. To kick things off, Pro-Tec will be giving away a Pro-Tec Pro Kit for the best digital alteration of this Geoff Gulevich photo, shot by Ross Measures.
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Long-time BMX component company, Snafu, has made their way into the mountain bike world with the introduction of two dirt/street-specific hardtails - the fully rigid Hawthorne and the suspension-equipped Crenshaw. Both bikes stand out in ... more »
There's nothing better for the winter blues than adding some color to your whip. My dirt jumper just got a KILLER upgrade courtesy of Eastern Bikes. They sent over a set of Nightrain wheels and bars in blingy red. I just threw the wheels on and ... more »
The German brand EGO-Kits recently released footage of its E-Powered Downhill Bike Kit (shown above on a Kona). It certainly looks to be an interesting solution to pedaling your way to the top or shuttling. The kit includes the following: ... more »
The new Giro Xar trail helmet, spawned from the proven Giro Xen, has finally come to market. Vital MTB spent some time at the Giro facilities in Scotts Valley, California to meet the people and see the processes behind the most comfortable trail helmet I've ever
Technology Restores the Versatility of the Mountain Bike By Scott Hart Versatility was the defining purpose of the first “mountain bikes.” We all know the history lesson: By the late 1970s, riders around the world – which included but were not exclusively