Troy Lee Designs Sea Otter Experience 2

From hand-painted strokes by the master to Mitch Ropelato winning Slalom to groms getting their schralp on, Sea Otter was a good time for the crew at TLD.

Posted by sspomer on 4/19/2019 11:29 AM

Aaron Gwin's Off-Season Season 2, Episode 1 7

That drone shot at 6:05 though?! Proof that an MTBer's best friend is a video game nerd. Sick stuff from GwIntense Factory Racing and Parkin.

Posted by sspomer on 4/19/2019 8:50 AM

Member Review: Specialized Butcher GRID Tire 1

After 200 miles of ride time, Vital MTB member nature.culture weighs in on the latest version of the Butcher and its sawtooth knobs.

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 4/19/2019 9:36 AM

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Social Scoop - iXS Cup Maribor Bikes and Pits

It's a great time to have all the riders and teams doing the heavy lifting. Maribor World Cup Lite is upon us.

Posted by sspomer on 4/19/2019 7:40 AM

Slow Pan - Daily Shot 2

Throwing it back to Andorra 2013 for this 1/15th of a second #panshotfriday.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/19/2019 1:58 PM

Prepare to Dive Deeper: FOX Launches New Race Season Video Series

Get ready for a new backstage experience as FOX lifts the curtains on their race support activities throughout the 2019 World Cup Season. Will they break Jordi???

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/19/2019 4:34 AM

Bike of the Day: Turner DHR 5 11

Hard to believe this was 8 years ago already.

Presented by All Mountain Style. Add your ride to our Bike Check section!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/19/2019 2:36 AM

Insta Giveaway - Win a Slime Tubeless Sealant Kit

Hit up @vitalmtb on Instagram, follow the instructions and you could be the winner of Slime’s 16 oz. Premium Tubeless Sealant, Brass Presta Valve Stems, Mountain Bike Tubeless Rim Tape, and a 30th anniversary t-shirt.

Posted by sspomer on 4/18/2019 8:18 AM

Rain or Shine, Brendan Howey Shreds

When you've got Brendan Howey and Scott Secco working together, it really doesn't matter what the weather does.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/18/2019 10:33 AM

3 of the Most Entertaining and/or Ludicrous Instagram Riding Clips from the Last 24 Hours

Phil, Brendan and Wyn. #slamdunk #homerun #othersportsreference

Posted by sspomer on 4/18/2019 6:53 AM

Space Gap - Daily Shot 1

The Milky Way and the Grafton road gap - the Daily Shot level just went up a notch!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/18/2019 2:20 PM

FOX's Ultimate Puzzle is The Syndicate 1

News flash: The Syndicate (mostly Loris) are a bunch of fiddlers. Go behind the scenes at the FOX testing camp as the Syndicate dials in their suspension and Jordi somehow gets through the weekend with his sanity intact.

Posted by Dylan on 4/18/2019 2:24 AM

Bike of the Day: Santa Cruz Megatower 4 20

The Megatower builds are invading the Bike Check section - here's one from Squamish.

Presented by All Mountain Style. Add your ride to our Bike Check section!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/18/2019 2:22 AM

Push Industries Launches New RockShox Charger 2 and 2.1 Damper Upgrade 1

Elevensix shock valve technology for your fork? Consider us intrigued!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/17/2019 8:00 AM

Commencal Introduces New Team Colors

Fresh new look and a few new partners for Commencal as they begin their quest to defend a couple of #1 race plates. Maribor can't get here soon enough!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/17/2019 9:37 AM

MTB DEALS - Save Big on Bikes, Components & Riding Gear

Be ready for the best trail conditions of the year!

Posted by sspomer on 4/17/2019 7:19 AM

The Crazy & Cool Wrap-Up from Sea Otter 2

Last but not least. Sea Otter went off with so many new products that we just finished digging ourselves out from the pile.

Posted by sspomer on 4/17/2019 5:59 PM

Baller on a Budget: 661’s $149 Reset MIPS Helmet 2

Improved safety and fresh new looks for 661's budget-friendly full face helmet - jump right in to check out the details and watch our video review to learn more!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/17/2019 12:31 PM

Super Stretched Superman - Daily Shot 1

So clicked!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/17/2019 2:04 PM

Is Amaury Pierron Serious Enough This Year?

If Instagram is any indication, the answer is negatory (and we love it). Posted in our World Cup Race Talk forum thread.

Posted by sspomer on 4/17/2019 7:30 AM

How Much Fun Can You Have on a $600 Bike? VANZACS Summer Edit Coming in Hot 1

The Vanzac summer edit and a very special bike check, coming in hot straight from NZ!

Posted by Dylan on 4/17/2019 4:42 AM

Bike of the Day: Yeti SB150 11 38

With SRAM AXS, Lee Trumpore has put together a wireless wonder!

Presented by All Mountain Style. Add your ride to our Bike Check section!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/17/2019 12:14 AM

Maribor World Cup Downhill - 10 Years Ago

Some results and photos from a decade ago as we approach World Cup DH season. Posted in our World Cup Race Talk forum thread.

Posted by sspomer on 4/16/2019 3:59 PM

Three Rad New MTB Products from POC Sports - Sea Otter Classic 2

Swedish goods. How nice does that chest protector look?!

Posted by bturman on 4/16/2019 3:43 PM

Nicolai Launches the Saturn 14 Trail Bike 3

A short travel ripper at the cutting edge of modern bike geo - Nicolai's latest creation looks like it has a lot going for it.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/16/2019 12:10 PM

Orange Seal and Pedro's Bike Lust in Vital Gear Club Box #8

Keep your tires full and your bike clean with these two Vital Gear Club products.

Posted by sspomer on 4/16/2019 10:14 AM

Two Rounds, One Edit - Orbea EWS Recap

The first two EWS rounds are done and dusted - check out Orbea's recap and look behind the scenes to see what their riders do to get to these locations, get their bikes tuned and ready and find the right headspace to hit the tracks!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/16/2019 11:47 AM

Powering Through Port Angeles

Join a merry band of pinned privateers for a fun look at what racing life is like behind the curtains as the Rooted boys head out to another mud race and battle through the Pro GRT in Port Angeles, Washington.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/16/2019 12:25 PM

Twisted - Daily Shot 1

Trains and tricks, the perfect combo.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/16/2019 12:41 PM

Australian Nat Champs Weekend w/ Dean Lucas

Follow Dean Lucas as he hunts for the green and gold stripes at the Australian National Champs in Bright, Victoria.

Posted by Dylan on 4/16/2019 12:29 PM

Bike of the Day: Scott Ransom 700 Tuned 4 41

Custom painted by the talented crew at Troy Lee Designs.

Presented by All Mountain Style. Add your ride to our Bike Check section!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/16/2019 12:48 AM

Commencal/100% Introduces Team, Shows Off New Bikes and Colors

Can you feel it? The start of the 2019 World Cup season is close! To get you in the mood and ready for racing, here's some news and a fresh edit from Commencal/100%.

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/15/2019 10:09 AM

Slab Step Up - Daily Shot 1

Springtime sendiness.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 4/15/2019 1:06 PM

Tires Are Cool but Rad Videos Are Radder

Hutchinson has released a new tire called the Griffus Racing Lab but more importantly, they've released a sick video. The stacked athlete roster includes Carson Storch, Reed Boggs, Kilian Bron, Isabeau Courdurier, Rémy Métailler, Nicolas Lau, Antoni Villoni, Romain Baghe, and Hugo Schoonheere.

Posted by Dylan on 4/15/2019 10:33 AM

Bike of the Day: Santa Cruz V10 3 16

The devil is in the detail - or in the custom paint job!

Presented by All Mountain Style. Add your ride to our Bike Check section!

Posted by iceman2058 on 4/15/2019 10:26 AM

Even More Crazy & Cool Products - Sea Otter Day 3.1 6

What? Did you think we were done?

Posted by sspomer on 4/15/2019 5:01 PM