Rocky Mountain Instinct and Pipeline first impressions

Swoopy desert goodness on the Horsethief Bench trail outside Fruita, Colorado. Photo courtesy Rocky Mountain/Paris Gore Just like the two main trail systems near Fruita, Colorado, Rocky Mountain’s recently revamped and relaunched Pipeline and Instinct trail bikes offer distinctly different experiences. I use this comparison, because that’s where the North Vancouver-based company held a recent

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STOMPED – Harry Main Nails a Wild World’s First MTB Backflip Drop into a Quarter

STOMPED – Harry Main Nails a Wild World’s First MTB Backflip Drop into a Quarter

Day two on his mountain bike?! BMX ripper Harry Main may stir things up if he decides to compete in MTB slopestyle. more » http://feeds.vitalmtb.com/~r/VitalMtbSpotlights/~3/hEDW4X8A07c/bturman,109 by Lincoln_Wong Interested in Mountain bike clothing, check it out here for more details.

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First Look: Pivot’s New Mach 6

First Look: Pivot’s New Mach 6

Pivot’s long-travel trail bike gets a complete make-over for 2018 with all-new aluminum and carbon models. Lower, longer, and slacker is on the menu – but not only! more » http://feeds.vitalmtb.com/~r/VitalMtbSpotlights/~3/XPZPzMMDdXs/First-Look-Pivots-New-Mach-6,2058 by gasmith Like Mountain bike parts, continue reading here.

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Passes Left & Right! Sam Hill’s First Megavalanche on the New 2018 Nukeproof Mega 275 Carbon

Passes Left & Right! Sam Hill’s First Megavalanche on the New 2018 Nukeproof Mega 275 Carbon

Born in 2009 to tackle the Megavalanche, the Nukeproof Mega is now a refined fourth generation carbon race weapon. Join Sam as he puts it to a fitting final test before going to production. more » http://feeds.vitalmtb.com/~r/VitalMtbSpotlights/~3/QgcdbNnYpe0/bturman,109 by dinlaroche Like Mountain bikes for sale, continue reading here.

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Watch: Nicholi Rogatkin Sticks World’s First Twister on a Downhill Bike

Watch: Nicholi Rogatkin Sticks World’s First Twister on a Downhill Bike

Freeride mountain biker Nicholi Rogatkin (USA) has once again landed a world’s first trick: an off-axis 1080 — known as “The Twister” — on a downhill bike during Suzuki Nine Knights MTB at Reschenpass, South Tyrol, Italy. Rogatkin first attempted and landed “The Twister” on a dirt bike last year and still remains the only

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Rocky Mountain Rolls Out New Instinct and Pipeline – First Ride Impressions

Rocky Mountain Rolls Out New Instinct and Pipeline – First Ride Impressions

The Instinct has reigned as Rocky Mountain’s long-ish travel 29er trail bike for some time now. I rode the Instinct during the BC Bike Race back in 2014 and found it to be an ideal bike for long days covering techy terrain. The Instinct’s front triangle also formed the heart of Rocky’s Pipeline plus bike, which

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