Spoke Magazine

Author: Brett S Kennedy

XC Nats get epic in Rotorua

1 By on Wednesday January 28 2015 in PRESS RELEASE, Racing

Media Release January 27 (NZST) A head to head battle between New Zealand’s top mountain bikers that may run till the Rio Olympics will be a feature of the 3rd Rotorua Bike Festival in February. At the 2014 New Zealand National Mountain Bike cross-country championships, Te… More ›

Evil Bikes gain a Following

0 By on Monday January 12 2015

In our latest issue the Rodfather waxes enthusiastically about the Evil Bikes Uprising, their 26″ wheeled trail bike that has been doing the rounds for a couple of years now. He was super impressed by the DELTA suspension’s climbing ability and plushness, but wondered if… More ›

Worship some more: Church Two

0 By on Wednesday January 7 2015

Church was one of the best videos of the last year (or more really), and the second installment features more of the same: rad looking trails, great riding skills and some cool close-up/slo-mo shots. It’s January. Winter vibes have descended upon us. The nonsensical daylight savings… More ›

T-Mo on the way to Rotorua

0 By on Monday January 5 2015 in Racing

A matching set of Enduro World Champions will be in Rotorua for the Bike Festival in February. Tracy Moseley from the United Kingdom won the Enduro World Series in 2014 after a season long battle with another mountain biking legend, Anne Caroline Chausson of France. Moseley… More ›

Trail Hunter – Japan

1 By on Wednesday December 24 2014

Matt Hunter, professional mountain biker and adventure seeker, finds inspiration travelling the world, exploring new trails and having unique experiences that could only happen on a bike. Matt’s latest adventure brought him, along with photographer Sterling Lorence and videographer Matt Miles, to one of the… More ›

Incoming: Vittoria MTB Tyres

0 By on Monday December 22 2014 in Exclusives

Early last month we brought you a first look at the newly rebranded Vittoria (ex Geax) Goma tyres. Rod’s been putting these to work, and just in time for the new year Vittoria NZ (CycleSport) have just landed two entirely new Vittoria XC / Trail… More ›

Dumonde Tech hits NZ

2 By on Monday December 15 2014 in New products

With the sheer volume of chain lubes and other bike grease and oils out there, you might be inclined to think that it’s just a matter of grabbing whatever there is in the shop you’re in at the time. And most of them do exactly… More ›

3 Peaks Crash Reel

0 By on Monday December 8 2014

We know that the Urge 3 Peaks Enduro was won by Rosara and Anton, and we know it’s still one we definitely need to race. The stages look like a bunch of fun, but if you’re not on your game, things can go wrong quickly,… More ›