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VIPA – evolution rather than revolution.

First Blog Post! Already race-proven by professionals and amateurs alike, the success of the VIPA full suspension project can be seen on trails all around South Africa ( we’ve also sold a few internationally – spread the word guys! ). As we approach the new model year the 2017 VIPA will continue to see various […]

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2017 Hardtails – Prototype Image.

The bikes I end up riding are almost ALWAYS prototypes or samples of what may or may not ever make it into production. Whilst most of our sponsored riders and ambassadors get to ride the production bikes, the tedious ( I LOVE IT! ) job of finalising geometry, spec and trivial things like cable routing […]

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New Kit Design. Available SOON.

FORGED IN THE UNTAMED. Our newest kit should be available soon – first samples are being made up and once we have them we will post some pics of the final cut and material. We’ve opted for a more comfortable fit ( read: not only for race snakes ) and are trying to keep them […]

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New CARBON Handlebars – updated for 2017.

We’ve recently received some samples of the 2017 Carbon handlebar range. The popular Up/Down bars are back with the same proven formula in terms of width/sweep/bend – expect quite a few colour options though. New will be an Enduro/Trail style Riser Version – still Full Carbon and this time with a 760mm width and 15mm […]

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2017 … it’s coming!

Fresh. New Look. Always a busy time of year “behind-the-scenes” as we ready our first 2017 bikes for production. Expect quite a bold change in direction as our FORGED IN THE UNTAMED style starts really coming through onto the bikes. A creative collaboration between a respected US based Design Agency and our local Design Team […]

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Sani2C : #VIPAtime

Great pic of Dylan Rebello on the beach with his 2016 VIPA Team. Still a razor sharp racing machine and now updated with the mandatory 2 waterbottles in the main triangle feature ( we joined this club last year ) we just love seeing our racers at the sharp end of the popular SA stage […]

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3 Years in the making. Finally ready.

We’ve been working on this project for almost 3 years!!!! Initial plans were to have the product not only designed here in SA, but also manufactured here – in fact, we tried to make them right here in Port Elizabeth. Due to quite a few unforeseen challenges we had to literally shelve the project until […]

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Winter is here – Wet and Muddy Trails / Solution.

Having offered a similar version almost 3 years ago we are happy to once again have these in stock. Updated to match the 2016 ( and 2017 ) bikes these lightweight, affordable mudguards are a valuable addition to any front-end this Winter! For those familiar with our local Baaken’s Valley Trail – you’ll recognise the graphic! […]

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