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Stevie Smith Burns Down a Volcano

Drifting Lava

“There’s no way anything can compare to this – it’s the most unique place I’ve ridden…”

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Dear Santa – Cam’s List

Moving Mountains

Custom riding destinations are fair game are they not? If not then a custom bike may have to do…

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The Relationship

More Than Friends

What defines the relationship between you and your bike? Will your bike get jealous when you get a new one?

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A Few Thousand Miles to Go

Riding the Divide

Mike Hopkins traces the steps of Lewis and Clark at a little bit of a faster pace.

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Dear Santa 2015: Matt’s List

Words - Matthew Lee

Weird skinny tires, luxury protection, and a lifelong favourite are on high on Matt’s list for Santa in 2015.

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15 Tips to Dump The Slump

Get Your Riding Back on Track

Tips from Wade Simmons, strength and skills coach James Wilson and instructors Kelli Sherbinin and Darren Butler from Endless Biking…

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DH Carnage in Peru

First DH race ever for some, and the last for many.

To watch grassroots DH racing is to wonder how anyone gets past their first race in one piece.

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Dear Santa 2015: Pete’s list

Words - Pete Roggeman

Star Wars helmets, the greatest mini keg, and a road warrior’s best friend are on Pete’s Dear Santa list for 2015.

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RAW Aussie Nationals Round 2

Dusty and Bony in Canberra

Smashing rocks and kicking up dust – a slew of fast riders put on a show for Vital’s RAW cameras…

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Should I Sell My Bikes?

Ask Uncle Dave

What to do when you’ve got two fresh, but fast devaluating, bikes that you can’t ride for a year and a half…

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Dear Santa: I Can’t Decide!

Words - Kaz Yamamura

We’ve been thinking about some of the stuff we’d like to see in our stocking this year – and we’re going to take turns giving you a look at our lists.

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Brett Rheeder Slaying Home Turf

Banger After Banger After Banger

Brett Rheeder showcases some of his best tricks on his dirt jumps back home in Ontario…

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RAW 29er Destruction in the PNW

Luke Strobel is Unstoppable

Corners quake at the approach of his freehub…

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A Farewell to Fabien

The End of an Era?

Fabien may not be hitting race runs any more, but that doesn’t mean he’ll be gone from the scene.

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Tropical Thunder

Dirt Surfing Volcanoes

Wyn Masters, Nick Pescetto and Mark Matthews have been having way too much fun in Bali – and so are the monkeys…

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Freeze Ride: Fat, Rail or Steep

Weekend Warmup

So many winter poisons to keep you outside – and perhaps even terrified…

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Danny MacAskill – Rooftop Ruckus

Cascadia

Danny MacAskill may give you sweaty palms with this amazing edit of expose roof riding and a huge huck to end…

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Trevor Porter – Silky in Squamish

Silky in the Slick

Trevor is a World Champion who lives off the grid in Squamish – and he also happens to work for Kona…

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Candide Thovex Shredding… Grass?

Blowing Minds

If you’ve seen Candide Thovex’s edits you know he’s from another planet – this suggests another galaxy…

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A Legend Train Across Iceland

Hans Rey and Steve Peat's Grand Adventure

This isn’t your grandparent’s bus tour.

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RAW DH Rowdiness

Emanuel Pombo

Emanuel Pombo gets his rad on riding an amazing trail in some far off land…

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Team GT Reborn For 2016

After the Athertons

Wyn Masters, Brook MacDonald, Anneke Beerten, Martin Maes, Sam Dale and Rachel Throop have big shoes to fill…

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ENVE M60 Forty – Long Term Review

Words - Cam McRae

“What in the name of Jeebus would possess anyone to spend the price of a new refrigerator on a pair of mountain bike wheels…”

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Jill Kintner: 63 Seconds of Style

Short 'n Steezy

Jill Kintner sharpening her pump track claws set to a mellow jazzy vibe.

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Could the Bomber Girls Save Marzocchi?

Ask Uncle Dave

Did Marzocchi’s best years coincide with the most buxom Bomber babes representing the brand?

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Plus Bikes In The Wild

Big Tire Radness

Can you rally a plus bike? The evidence here is compelling.

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Dirt Surfing the Kleeway

A Mainline Memorial

The best way to remember a builder that passes before their time…

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The Odd Brothers

A Parody

Bringing brothers from different mothers together with the power of two wheels…

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Speed and Exposure – Logan Bingelli at Rampage

Bombing

Logan Bingelli had some challenges finding a line in 2015 but in the end he linked things up with speed…

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The Best of Claudio Caluori 2015

The Claudio Shriek

Here are some of the best squeaky moments from our high-pitched hero…

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