Rob Darden - BMX and the Coronavirus 0

When Rob Darden signed on to coach the Chinese Olympic team in 2018, nobody could have possibly predicted the situation he's stuck in right now. Rob is currently in Shenzhen and on lockdown while the country frantically attempts to get the coronavirus epidemic under control. We caught up with Rob to get an insider perspective on what's really going on...

Vital BMX Video: Raleigh, NC Street Session

{mosimage}Leigh Ramsdell, Scott Gould, and Aaron Behnke took full advantage of a break from old man winter.

Posted by Losey on 1/25/2007 12:03 AM

Exclusive Vital BMX Video: Skinny Street Session

{mosimage}Skinny put in some work while in Los Angeles and Glenn PP Milligan brought home the footage.

Posted by Losey on 1/23/2007 5:07 AM

Vital BMX How-To: 360 Down Stairs

{mosimage}Kelly Bolton shows you how to spin down stairs the right way.

Posted by Losey on 1/23/2007 3:24 AM

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Top 10 Haro Riders Announced

{mosimage}Are these the ten riders you thought were going to win? Now who gets the full-on sponsorship?

Posted by Losey on 1/22/2007 2:39 AM

Van Homan Talks About Two By Four

{mosimage}Van talks about his new shop and what it's like being on the other side of the counter.

Posted by Losey on 1/18/2007 2:28 AM

Simpel Session 2007 Report

{mosimage}Mike Spinner and Ronnie Remo fill you in on all the details of this crazy contest.

Posted by Losey on 1/18/2007 12:00 AM

Vital BMX How-To: Canadian Nosepicks

{mosimage}Austin Coleman shows you how to get your front wheel friendly with the coping.

Posted by Losey on 1/16/2007 5:11 AM

The Haro Contest is Over—It’s Up to Nyquist, Darden, & Mackay Now

{mosimage}Over 100 riders are now in the mix for the most incredible contest in BMX.

Posted by Losey on 1/14/2007 9:32 PM

Vital BMX Bio: Rob Wise

{mosimage}Yet another Utah shredder. Rob, Fuzzy, Aitken, Beringer, Wood. Maybe Utah is Pro State...

Posted by Losey on 1/3/2007 2:34 AM

Vital BMX Best Crash Video Winners 4

{mosimage}The winners should make you laugh more than you cringe, and they are both getting free bikes from Eastern.

Posted by Losey on 12/29/2006 2:03 AM

Vital BMX Presents The Best of 2006

{mosimage}The top Vital BMX videos, photos, and Profiles of 2006. Did your favorites make the list?

Posted by Losey on 12/28/2006 11:21 PM

Vital BMX Interview: Mike Spinner

{mosimage}Spinner lays down some park and street action, plus he can’t stop smiling, which is never a bad thing.

Posted by Losey on 12/27/2006 11:19 PM

Vital BMX Worst Crash Video Contest

Only a few days left. Get your crash videos uploaded to win one of two Eastern complete bikes.

Posted by Losey on 12/25/2006 11:44 PM

Vital BMX Street Video Mix Session

{mosimage}Marlon Europe, E-Man, Edwin, Tom White, Osato, Castillo, Skinny, Moroshan, Tyrone, and Martinez.

Posted by Losey on 12/25/2006 11:06 PM

Exclusive Vital BMX Video: Nigel Sylvester Street Session

{mosimage}Nigel took a break from the NYC winter and got some work done in LA. The last 360 is out of hand.

Posted by Losey on 12/22/2006 8:58 PM

2 Free Bikes Added to the Haro Contest 1

{mosimage}There are now 38 prizes up for grabs in the Haro contest, including 2 free bikes.

Posted by Losey on 12/21/2006 4:02 AM

Video & Photo Tour: Rich Hirsch and Shad Johnson at Goods BMX

{mosimage}This rider-owned shop in Portland is doing great things for the local scene, and BMX in general.

Posted by Losey on 12/20/2006 12:32 AM

Vital BMX Photo Contest Results

{mosimage}There were tons of great photos, but these seven had what it took win prizes from Haro and Premium Products.

Posted by Losey on 12/18/2006 3:10 AM

Hoffman Premieres "Broke Off" at St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital

{mosimage}The HB team gives back in cool way. BMX injuries aren't so bad when you really think about it.

Posted by Losey on 12/17/2006 11:32 PM

Vital BMX Contest Winners (AKA Free Etnies)

{mosimage}We asked you to put together a rad Profile, and some of the best ones are getting hooked up with free gear.

Posted by Losey on 11/29/2006 4:34 AM

2 Vital BMX Videos: Fort McDowell Contest

{mosimage}Enarson, Saavedra, Sexton, double-flips, triple-whips—we think you get the point.

Posted by Losey on 11/28/2006 11:20 PM

Joe Simon Takes BMX Videos to HDTV

{mosimage}Joe explains why he shifted to HD for BMX, and these 3 videos prove that it was worth it.

Posted by Losey on 11/28/2006 2:45 AM

Vital BMX Videos: New Dew Tour Highlights

{mosimage}3 new videos from Dave Mavro that show how crazy things got in BMX in 2006.

Posted by Losey on 11/25/2006 10:47 AM

A Look Inside Micreation

{mosimage}Dave Jacobs explains what goes on to make this company tick.

Posted by Losey on 11/23/2006 11:42 PM

Road Report: Colin Mackay Filming for “F this S”

{mosimage}Colin Mackay and Ryan Guettler shred while shooting photos of each other—now that’s talent.

Posted by Losey on 11/20/2006 3:04 AM

Vital BMX Video Interview: Daniel Dhers

{mosimage}Daniel talks about his incredible year on the Dew Tour, and the footage shows why he took the Park title.

Posted by Losey on 11/20/2006 12:40 AM

Fresh Vital BMX Videos: 2006 Backyard Jam

{mosimage}Prelims, Finals, Best Trick, and the Long Jump/High Air, they are all covered in these 4 videos.

Posted by Losey on 11/17/2006 4:47 AM

Vital BMX Photo Feature: Biketoberfest 2006

{mosimage}Great photos from a contests in San Diego. Dennis Enarson was in effect, of course.   

Posted by Losey on 11/15/2006 2:08 AM

Hoffman and McCoy Win the Shanghai Showdown

You could spend hours just looking at this place—it’s that good.

Posted by Losey on 10/5/2006 10:33 AM

Video: Elevation 2006

The best dirt comp in the world? This video by Dave Mavro proves it.

Posted by Losey on 10/1/2006 8:33 AM

Metro Jam 2006 Video

Some of the best riding you'll ever see at a contest, thanks to Dave Mavro.

Posted by Losey on 10/1/2006 8:32 AM

Video Interview: Dennis McCoy

Dennis has been sitting on tons of great footage, and we were happy to make a home for it.

Posted by Losey on 9/30/2006 3:11 AM

Welcome to the Trailer Park

Your favorite BMX video trailers all in one spot. You could spend a lot of time in here.

Posted by Losey on 9/23/2006 10:56 AM

Kevin Kiraly Interview

Kevin Kiraly talks vert concussions, Gopeds, and bandanas.

Posted by Losey on 9/22/2006 2:41 AM

A Pro Behind the Camera: Colin Mackay

Colin has ridden in front of a camera for years, and now he's a pro on the other side of the lens.

Posted by Losey on 9/21/2006 5:45 AM

Photo Portfolio: Sam Adams

This SoCal photographer is on the rise. See some of his best shots here.

Posted by Losey on 9/21/2006 4:34 AM