Bringing it Home: Pyga Mountain Bikes Moves Production to South Africa 5

The full story of the Pyga brand and its journey to being handmade in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

Posted by BHowell on 11/20/2019 9:55 AM

What Do Riders Think? Five Flat Pedal Shoes Reviewed by Vital MTB Members 10

With dozens of shoes to choose from, how do you find the best pair? Vital MTB members weigh in on some popular options.

Posted by bturman on 11/20/2019 1:43 PM

Bike of the Day: Stanton Switch9er FS 9 25

Looks like fun!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/20/2019 6:38 AM

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Rider Owned For Life - Transition Bikes' Company Trip 2

Tag along with us during our annual company trip to ride bikes.

Posted by BHowell on 11/20/2019 7:00 AM

Santa Cruz Bicycles to Give $1,000,000 To Trail Projects - The PayDirt Fund 2

Santa Cruz and The PayDirt Fund could help you get your trail project built. Exclusive interview with Santa Cruz CEO, Joe Graney, inside.

Posted by sspomer on 11/19/2019 8:30 AM

"Made for Fun" is an Understatement - 2020 Marin Rift Zone Carbon 2 First Ride 2

Marin's "Made for Fun" slogan doesn't go far enough when describing their newest short-travel 29er trail bike offering, the Rift Zone Carbon.

Posted by sspomer on 11/19/2019 8:00 AM

New Canyon Neuron CF-SLX is Lighter but Just as Versatile

Shedding a little weight but keeping to its do-all trail bike roots, the new Canyon Neuron is ready for adventure.

Posted by BHowell on 11/19/2019 3:00 AM

Making a Splash - Daily Shot 1

Winter is coming, time to embrace the elements!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/19/2019 2:04 PM

Pivot's New Trail 429 Enduro Build Gets a Bump in Travel and an Aggressive Attitude 2

Bonus: Bernard Kerr Blows off steam with the new Pivot Trail 429 Enduro Build, aimed at keeping rowdy riders raucously relishing the rough stuff.

Posted by BHowell on 11/19/2019 12:01 AM

Bike of the Day: 6th Element Transcend 5 9

You know as much as we do about this one...

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/19/2019 4:45 AM

The Street Shred is Real! 2

Niklas Tilk makes full use of his Radio Bikes freecoaster hub with sick moves and a vibe that will take you back to the OG days of MTB street riding.

Posted by BHowell on 11/18/2019 9:31 AM

Shredding with Steve - Daily Shot 2

Smiles for miles as Peaty shreds Singapore with the locals.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/18/2019 11:34 AM

Senders and Shenanigans - Behind the Scenes at Rampage with Ethan Nell 1

No matter how many times we watch edits like this one, we still get sweaty palms seeing the boys line up the first hits. Start your Monday right, watch this!

Posted by iceman2058 on 11/18/2019 3:42 AM

Bike of the Day: Patient Zero 6 43

Colorful!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/18/2019 2:08 AM

Long-Term Review: Specialized Women's Stumpjumper 3

How does the new Stumpjumper hold up in the long run? Vital's lead female tester saddled up on the Comp Carbon 27.5 model to find out.

Posted by bturman on 11/17/2019 11:00 PM

Bike of the Day: Specialized Demo 8 2 6

This thing looks like it's still ready to rip!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/17/2019 9:26 AM

Cam McCaul - Weekly Vlog, RAMPAGE Edition

We're not even sure if you can call it Friday without the latest vlog from Cam. Get yet another new and different perspective on the biggest event in mountain biking.

Posted by BHowell on 11/15/2019 2:32 PM

Bike of the Day: Orbea Laufey 5 11

Not your everyday trail bike build...

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/16/2019 5:09 AM

Early Weekend Feels - Get the Gang Together and Get out There

PROPAIN and LosHackos put together a nice little cut of what we all have in mind for this weekend: fun with the buds.

Posted by BHowell on 11/15/2019 10:20 AM

Banshee Releases Three More Brand New Mountain Bikes 3

Something for everyone! Hot on the heels of the Titan and third-generation Rune comes all-new Prime, Spitfire, and Phantom models.

Posted by bturman on 11/15/2019 1:00 AM

ENVE Launches $750 Air Pressure Station 12

$750 for a device that inflates your tires? That's the price of ultimate accuracy and convenience, says ENVE. Read more about their "Air Pressure Station" inside.

Posted by iceman2058 on 11/15/2019 5:25 AM

Member Review: Onyx MTB Rear Hub 7

Vital MTB member missinglink gives his take on this noteworthy, silent hub with instant engagement. It's pretty rad hearing nothing but your tires in the dirt!

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

Posted by bturman on 11/15/2019 4:00 AM

Vital MTB's $2,000 Mountain Bike Comparison 16

Can a rider get solid performance out of a full-suspension mountain bike that costs $2,000 or less? We wanted to find out.

Posted by sspomer on 11/15/2019 8:59 AM

Bike of the Day: NS Decade 2 7

Clean!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/15/2019 7:40 AM

Myriam Nicole Enjoys Autumn in Morzine

Guess who's back - and looking smooth!

Posted by iceman2058 on 11/15/2019 5:08 AM

When a Bar Is More Than a Bar 1

Tahoe Trail Bar wants to build 1,000 miles of trails in ten years, we think that's pretty awesome!

Posted by BHowell on 11/14/2019 11:14 AM

SHREDIT - Myles Trainer Tears It Up! 6

Ok, we gotta get out of here and go ride now.

Posted by sspomer on 11/14/2019 9:26 AM

Rob Warner's Wild Rides - Kenya with Matt Jones

Rob Warner has a new series on Red Bull TV, following himself and riders like Finn Iles and Matt Jones as they trek around the globe in search of MTB nirvana. Catch episode one right here and explore more episodes on Red Bull TV.

Posted by iceman2058 on 11/14/2019 5:21 AM

Bike of the Day: Nukeproof Reactor 290 1 8

Nukeproof's new trail bike spotted in the wild.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/14/2019 3:10 AM

Rooted MTB: Transierra Norte - A Trip of Firsts

Go on a little trip to Mexico with the Rooted gang as they get after it in the Transierra Norte, a four-day enduro race.

Posted by BHowell on 11/13/2019 1:23 PM

Cedric Gracia on Bikes and Building a New Brand 12

The legend that is Cedric Gracia is getting a bit older, but he's not slowing down. Join CG for a chat as he discusses his career and what lies ahead.

Posted by iceman2058 on 11/13/2019 10:01 AM

Carlos Matutes, Executive Director of SWIMBA - The Inside Line Podcast 4

If we don't have trails, where will we ride? Carlos Matutes discusses his history and his role as Executive Director of the Southwestern Idaho Mountain Bike Association.

Posted by sspomer on 11/13/2019 7:22 AM

Table Time - Daily Shot 2

We're getting a headstart on #tabletopthursday.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/13/2019 1:23 PM

Claw Gets Roasted at Retallack 2

Time for another Retallack Roast, this time it's Darren Berrecloth on the receiving end. Or is it? #clawisthelaw

Posted by iceman2058 on 11/13/2019 6:14 AM

Bike of the Day: Transition Patrol Carbon 11 50

Dream build, says the owner. Do you agree?

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Posted by iceman2058 on 11/13/2019 5:05 AM

Consistent Threat - An Interview with Danny Hart 1

In describing Danny Hart, a cornucopia of superlatives may flood our mouths but to put it simply, he is fast. For 2020, he will be even faster.

Posted by BHowell on 11/12/2019 5:24 PM