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VITAL RAW - Lousa, Portugal World Cup DH Full Attack!
VITAL RAW - Lousa, Portugal World Cup DH Full Attack! 1

This track continues to blow our minds! Tomorrow's race is going to be epic.

Loris Vergier and Myriam Nicole Qualify Fastest at Lousa World Cup Race 1 5

The track is delivering in Lousa and so are the riders!

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/29/2020 7:51 AM

VITAL RAW - Lousa, Portugal World Cup DH Full Attack! 1

This track continues to blow our minds! Tomorrow's race is going to be epic.

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/29/2020 9:03 AM

One Lesson at a Time - Vali Höll's World Champs

Vali Höll was certainly looking fast as she got underway in Leogang, but things would not go to plan for the first-year elite rider from Austria. Get well soon Vali!

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/29/2020 7:00 AM

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Eddie Masters Predicts Lousa World Cup Downhill Results 4

Possibles and probables with a passionate prognosticator.

Posted by sspomer on 10/29/2020 5:54 AM

Hop Onboard with Tracey Hannah as She Previews the Track at Her Last World Cup

We still can't believe we won't be seeing Tracey at the World Cups next year...

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/29/2020 1:09 AM

Bike of the Day: Santa Cruz Nomad V4 2 22

One naughty Nomad.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/29/2020 3:24 AM

When the Weather Turns Wet, the New 7Mesh GORE-TEX Line is Ready 4

Did someone say full GORE-TEX pants?

Posted by BHowell on 10/28/2020 11:00 PM

PERFECTION? Lousa World Cup Downhill Training 6

That track tho...

Posted by sspomer on 10/28/2020 8:57 PM

VITAL RAW - Lousa, Portugal World Cup DH Craziness!! 13

UHHHHHHHH.

Posted by sspomer on 10/28/2020 1:58 PM

RESULTS - Greg Minnaar and Tracey Hannah Fastest in Lousa Timed Training 1

The clocks are running in Portugal for the last World Cup of the year - let's get stoked!

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/28/2020 11:46 AM

Meet the Future of Mountain Biking - Ride Concepts' GROM ARMY! 2

These seven kids absolutely send!

Posted by BHowell on 10/28/2020 9:00 AM

If Luca Shaw is Going This Fast in Practice...One Lap at Lousā with the Syndicate Rider

How fast are these riders going?!

Posted by BHowell on 10/28/2020 2:09 PM

From Passion Project to Reality, Building an Incredible Track at the 417 Bikepark 3

What started as a rut track is now an official trail.

Posted by BHowell on 10/28/2020 7:44 AM

The Greatest Moments of Aaron Gwin's Early Career and How He Managed Them - Timeless, Ep. 2 1

Then and now, Gwin remains hungry.

Posted by BHowell on 10/28/2020 7:13 AM

North Shore Nugget - Daily Shot 1

Mining for gold in the old growth.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/28/2020 2:40 PM

Do You Have a Perfect Day in Mind? Tomas Lemoine Shares His

Loved ones and all of the bikes, not bad!

Posted by BHowell on 10/28/2020 8:08 AM

Bike of the Day: Canfield ONE.2 29 4 24

Yummy!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/28/2020 4:30 AM

FORUM: Share Your Suspension Settings 23

Vital member, dolface, put together a great discussion topic. Share your info and learn what other riders are doing with their squishy bits!

Posted by sspomer on 10/28/2020 12:00 AM

Propain Factory Racing is Testing a New Downhill Bike 4

The team uploaded photos of the new prototype rig. Details are sparse but you know what they say about a picture...

Posted by BHowell on 10/27/2020 2:16 PM

TRACK WALK - Lousa World Cup Downhill 4

New venue, frothing pros. The last World Cup DH of 202 is underway with another double-header

Posted by sspomer on 10/27/2020 2:08 PM

ÖHLINS Upgrades TTXAir Platform to Suit More Suspension Linkage Types

The first version of the TTXAir was more suited to progressive bikes, it is now joined by a new version made for more linear linkage designs.

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/27/2020 8:41 AM

Forum: Best or Worst Bike Mods and Accessories? 60

The good, the bad and the interesting...

Posted by sspomer on 10/27/2020 8:20 AM

One Shot. No Cuts. Bertrand Gilles Nails It! 1

We don't know how many takes this took, but dang it's rad!

Posted by BHowell on 10/27/2020 9:01 AM

Keeping it Tight in the Steep and Loose - Innes Graham Shows How It's Done 1

Viris is a young brand, launching a series of riders attacking their home trails.

Posted by BHowell on 10/27/2020 8:41 AM

Sending the Slab - Daily Shot 3

When in doubt, air it out.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/27/2020 12:45 PM

Carbon Lever, Ti Hardware, and More Trickery Create the Limited Edition Dominion Brake 2

Plenty of adjustments, easily serviced and set up, Hayes and Reynolds create its best Dominion brake yet.

Posted by BHowell on 10/26/2020 11:00 PM

Bike of the Day: PYGA Slakline 4 17

Straight outta South Africa yo.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/27/2020 1:36 AM

BIKES, PITS & RACE ACTION - Eastern States Cup Finals, Mountain Creek 2

Fall colors, bike-eating rock gardens and East Coast swagger.

Posted by sspomer on 10/27/2020 8:10 AM

Review Your Shock and Win a $100 Gift Card from Jenson USA

Your opinion could help others - and earn you some $$ at the same time!

Have an informed, honest opinion about a product? Help your fellow MTBer by writing a review. The top Vital reviewer each month earns a Jenson USA gift card.

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/26/2020 8:55 AM

Reservoir Dogs - Daily Shot 2

Not quite sure what is going on here - but we like it!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/26/2020 3:11 PM

Brendan Fairclough's Dream Build Videos Shred Harder Than the Rest 1

He may be short on soft piano music but Brendog sends his flashy rides!

Posted by BHowell on 10/26/2020 7:30 AM

Bike of the Day: Kingdom Bikes XFS Lite 10 36

Not too shabby.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/26/2020 1:28 AM

Eddie Masters Thinks the UCI Is Suffocating Downhill Racing 56

Surprise rule changes are a common and frustrating part of the UCI World Cup DH racer experience.

Posted by sspomer on 10/26/2020 8:33 AM

Throwback Looks and Modern Technology, the Mighty SUNringlé 3D Violet Super Bubba Returns

Now, if only we could get a 52T chainring...

Posted by BHowell on 10/26/2020 6:57 AM

Morzine Metal Monday with Moir 3

The riding is so good that we're willing to overlook the vertical filming format...just this one time though!

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/26/2020 5:24 AM

Doubleheader, Double Fun - GT Factory Racing in Maribor

GT's recap videos always have the nicest vibe.

Posted by BHowell on 10/26/2020 7:59 AM