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Schedule Changes and News for 2014 UCI World Cup
Pietermaritzburg local and DH track designer, Nigel Hicks sent over the following schedule changes for the 2014 UCI World Cup. The UCI have altered the date of the first event in Pietermaritzburg from the 5th, 6th April to the 10-13th April. Big changes
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Race Report: NZ MTB Cup Round 1
by Amie Marsh After a spell of hot dry weather, a short but challenging track in Christchurch’s Victoria Park tested some of the world's elite riders in the MTBNZ Gravity Canterbury Open, the first round of the New Zealand National series.
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RACE RESULTS: Kevin Aiello Wins Fontana DH Round 1, Aaron Gwin 2nd, Waylon Smith 3rd
Kevin Aiello comes in hot at the first Southridge Winter Series race in Fontana, taking down Aaron Gwin in the 2-minute downhill race. Aiello chose to race his KHS trail bike and in the end, that weight savings paid off with a blistering sprint through The Wall section.
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PCA Enduro 2014: A Start to the New Year
We are looking forward to a great weekend of racing and beautiful weather! We have lots of really cool stuff in store for all of you and we can't wait to get the Enduro Winter Series under way. Time is running out to register online for both the XC and Enduro events ... more »
USA Cycling Rule Changes for 2014
USAC has published the 2014 rule changes, and most of the changes are minor refinements. The biggest change that effects Gravity and Enduro racing (yeah, they license that now) is the change regarding one-day licenses. Previously open to Cat 2 and Cat
1/3/13 Update: View the latest version of the rulebook here.
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Catch IE and Red Bull Rampage on NBC This Weekend!
You might remember, back in October, we partnered with Red Bull to launch the Red Bull Rampage site, taking advantage of the latest web standards and showcasing an awesome 3D course for the event using WebGL. Tomorrow, December 21 at 3:30 PM EST, NBC and Red Bull will
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Rampage 2013: Don't Miss The Action!
Finally, the family can gather around to tune-in to NBC on Saturday, December 21 at 3:30 pm ET (20:30 UTC) to catch the broadcast of Red Bull Rampage presented by Casio G'zOne Commando 4G LTE and brought to you in partnership with Dodge Dart, ... more »
Judge Rules Trek's ABP Design Does Not Infringe on DW's Split Pivot Patent
Bicycle Retailer is reporting that a U.S. District Court judge has ruled that Trek Bicycles' ABP (Active Braking Pivot) design does not infringe on Dave Weagle's patented Split Pivot design. Weagle filed the lawsuit against Trek in September 2012. Weagle was granted a Split Pivot Patent in May of 2010 while
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Dirty Jane Photo Comp Announced
Ladies who shred! Dirty Jane and Vital have teamed up to bring you a girls-only special edition of the legendary Vital MTB Weekly Photo Comp. The comp rewards the winning photographer (elected by Vital members voting) as well as one randomly ... more »
Santa Cruz Launch Limited Edition Greg Minnaar Replica V10
On September 1st 2013, Greg Minnaar won a third World Championship title, on a stock Santa Cruz V10 downhill frame in front of his home crowd in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. To celebrate his back-to-back gold medals, Santa  Cruz created ... more »

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