Hi Everyone, The forth round of the Enduro World Series has started in La Thuile Italy in the middle of the Mont Blanc sanctuary. This week Andrew Neethling and Fabien Cousinié are racing it. Please enjoy the preview of all stages commented by Andrew Neethling and witness one of the most technical round of the year.
This is what “racing down the mountain” really looks like! Glaciers, rock fields, wooded single track, steep stairs though the villages, elbow to elbow, fighting for the best lines! Polygon United Ride team owner, Fabien Cousinie, took time out of managing his World Cup Downhill Team to take on the Mountain of Hell mass-start race of insanity. Finishing second wasn’t too bad!
VP gives budget-minded riders a trusty set of flats without breaking the bank The Aims feature a classic platform shape. At 425 grams per pair, they don’t float away by any means, but feel like they are built to take a good beating. Go on over to Vital MTB for an in-depth review of the budget-conscious yet performance minded VP-AIM pedals, or click on through to see the VP-Aim pedals right here!
Gotta Love the bus!!! Long time VP athlete Andrew Taylor and his friend and photographer Long Nguyen put together this feature for Outside Magazine featuring this excellent bus conversion. AT and his girlfriend plan to travel to Alaska together in it this year. Enjoy!
Nicholi Rogatkin Wins Best Trick at Crankworx Les Gets on VP-Harriers What can be better than the continued crushing domination of Nicholi Rogatkin? Nicholi Rogatkin being interviewed by the legendary Brett Tippie on Pinkbike!
sick Mick Hannah lives up to his name throwing a no-hander to finish a blazing run in the world cup What else can we say , Sick Mick Hannah finishing 11th while throwing no-hander on the finish jump => straight legend. The Polygon-UR World Cup DH team has been on a tear this year on the circuit. The team proudly uses VP headsets, and helps us test the upcoming second generation VX Series pedals.
VP-Harrier Altitude is at home on the world’s lightest and fastest bikes Head over to PINKBIKE to see what has to be the most detailed bike check in the history of the internet. Fabian Cousinie unlocks the secrets of this dark beast, with complete stats, and set-up measurements. It’s full open kimono on how a World Cup professional rider sets up his machine. You have never seen anything like it.
The 2016 California Enduro Series held their season opener in Fontana for the National Weekend. Round 1, presented by Pro Gold, saw over 300 riders take on the loose, rocky, and physical 12 miles, 4-stage course with 1800 feet of elevation change, oh and snakes, lots, and lots of snakes. Found this beautiful Rattler near the top of Stage 1. Temps, while only in the upper 70’s to low 80’s were still warm enough to bring out several of these guys around the mountain. Several CES Sponsors sent their reps out to support the riders in attendance for round 1. FOX rider and 2nd place in Pro Women, Lauren Gregg poses with the FOX Tech Rep. FOX has stepped up again this year as a sponsor of the 2016 California Enduro Series. CES is raffling off a 2016 FOX 36 at every race this year – you get to chooseView More>>