Spoke Magazine

Enduro is the new Golf is the new Enduro

1 By on Tuesday July 7 2015 in Exclusives

In ‘enduro-golf’, a burgeoning new discipline which has the plus-four shod bike designers trembling in anticipation, several enduro style tracks are secretly set before the race. Each track has a par time (kind of like golf), and riders choose which tracks they want to ride.… More ›

Build It, Ride It | The Kiwis Ep. 15

0 By on Tuesday July 7 2015

Technical jumps, steep rock gardens and small catch’a berms were mandatory features in Nick Jordan and his boys’ hand-built trail in New Zealand. These guys spent the better part of New Zealand’s winter building a new mountain bike trail near Christchurch, the Sargent Choco. Full… More ›

Spoke Issue 62 – Preview

1 By on Monday July 6 2015

Spoke Issue 62 hit shelves around the country today. If you need a little more enticement to go out and buy a copy here’s a quick preview of what’s in this issue. All subscribers should have received their copies last week. If you want to… More ›

Santa Cruz sold to Cervelo owners

0 By on Sunday July 5 2015 in PRESS RELEASE

Dutch conglomerate adds a major mountain bike brand to its portfolio. ALMERE, the Netherlands (BRAIN) — Pon Holdings, a Dutch conglomerate that owns several bike brands including Cervélo, Focus and Gazelle, has purchased California-based Santa Cruz Bicycles. A Pon statement said that the company will… More ›

Kiwi Tales from Trans Provence

1 By on Friday July 3 2015 in Exclusives, Racing

When the Trans-Provence wrapped up last weekend, four New Zealanders stood on their respective podiums; Chris Johnston and Jamie Nicoll finished 2nd and 3rd in Men Pro, Anka Martin took 2nd spot in Women Pro and Ali Quinn claimed the top step in Men 40, making… More ›