Spoke Magazine

Author: Brett S Kennedy

The Best Run at Leogang

2 By on Monday June 16 2014

Aaron Gwin manages to ride the whole Leogang DH course faster than most of us ever could… on the rim. If I was Caleb I’d say that this is amazing, and he’d/I’d be right. More ›

Having a Fling

0 By on Friday June 13 2014 in Exclusives

Ever wanted to ride an 11 year-old singlespeed for 550 miles across the Scottish Highlands? No, me either. But old friend of Spoke, Markus ‘Magnus’ Stitz is one crazy ex-Wellingtonian German who did just that recently at the Highland Trail 550, punching out 100 miles on… More ›

Leogang Course Pre-Run with Claudio

0 By on Friday June 13 2014

Claudio Caluori is back with his fantastic helmet cam preview of this weekend’s gnarly World Cup DH course in Leogang, Austria. He brings along Madison/Saracen team manager Will Longden this time, who doesn’t have such a great time… More ›

Ode to Trail Fairies

0 By on Monday June 9 2014 in Exclusives

Conor Macfarlane finds the Trail Fairies and salutes the great work they do…   You know those twisty, bermed, flowy paths that run through the hills all over the world? Well, it’s common knowledge that trail fairies materialise when we’re not around and maintain these paths we… More ›

Medium-specific Trails

3 By on Saturday June 7 2014

Te Miro looks to the future (which is now) and upgrades their trails to Buzzword standard. It’s the place to ride if you’re on medium wheels. Shouldn’t be long before the rest of NZ follows… More ›

Vancouver Island Discs: Brett

1 By on Friday June 6 2014

When this concept of five discs to see you through the long, lonely days on a singletrack-infested island came to fruition, I thought it would be a doddle, a walk in the park to pick a selection worthy of constant high-rotation. How wrong I was.… More ›

Downtime with Stevie Smith

0 By on Friday June 6 2014

Stevie Smith returns to the World Cup circuit this weekend at Fort William after breaking his ankle in Queenstown earlier this year at the SRAM DH launch. His rehab program was a bit out of the ordinary to say the least… More ›

Zerode Needs You!

1 By on Wednesday June 4 2014

  Zerode Bikes DH race team are getting some great results on the Euro circuit, but they need your help to get their Elite racers Rupert Chapman and Fionn Griffith to all of the remaining World Cups and the World Champs. Of course, you get something… More ›

EWS 2 Results *And photos

0 By on Monday June 2 2014 in Racing

Results are in from Peebles, Scotland for the 2nd round of the Enduro World Series. Justin Leov killed it for 2nd place, while Rosara Joseph and Meg Bichard had great rides for 6th and 7th respectively. Nico Lau and Tracy Moseley held onto their overnight leads… More ›

Sagan gets dirty

0 By on Saturday May 31 2014

Not only is he one of the fastest road racers in the world, Peter Sagan can handle a mountain bike pretty well too. Here he goes for a spin in the city and on the trails with Cannondale cohort Marco Fontana, and in typical Sagan… More ›