Spoke Magazine

Author: Caleb Smith

POC supports kids mountain biking initiative

0 By on Thursday February 26 2015 in PRESS RELEASE

Leading cycle gear brand POC has teamed up with youth mountain biking not-for-profit WORD to become its official safety partner. WORD director Ash Burgess says the partnership is a great fit for the Wellington region-wide initiative. “Safety is a big priority when you’re taking 7–17… More ›

Through The Lens 2015 call for entries

0 By on Wednesday February 25 2015

From hard-charging edits to parodies and complete mockeries of all things biking, the Summer Sessions Through The Lens movie comp is back at the Queenstown Bike Festival. Designed to showcase the talents of short-term visitors and long-term locals alike, the Summer Sessions have become known… More ›

Specialized have a sense of humour

0 By on Wednesday February 25 2015

Specialized just dropped this short, sweet and pretty funny little clip reminding us that Martin Söderström is frickin’ rad. It also takes a look a look at how his fellow Specialized employees are adjusting to life with their newest co-worker. More ›

SRAM Blackbox + Jerome Clementz = New Found Speed

1 By on Wednesday February 4 2015

Jon Cancellier has managed the BlackBox Program for the past seven seasons. This includes choosing the athletes, working with them on custom projects, as well as being at the races to make sure they have everything they need. An athlete on the SRAM BlackBox Program… More ›

SRAM RockShox Enduro Challenge Results

2 By on Sunday February 1 2015

The first big enduro of the year went down at Mt Buller resort today in Victoria, Australia. Heavy hitters like Jerome Clementz, Jared Graves, Richie Rude, Troy Brosnan and Sam Hill were in attendance, and as you can see from the above podium Jared Graves… More ›

Kyle Strait signs with Commencal USA

0 By on Friday January 30 2015

Who better to represent COMMENCAL USA than an American, born and bred, proud of his roots, holding high the values of his country and not forgetting, an excellent rider? That’s correct! Kyle Strait has joined us for the next two years and will ride our… More ›

Must Watch: Paul Langlands hits The Hills

1 By on Wednesday January 28 2015

Part one of the Ryan McCrae filmed Paul Langland’s series ‘The Hills’ just dropped and it’s a doozy. The journey of this shovel-built, natural terrain set of BMX jumps will not only push Langer’s limits but step him into the next frontier of BMX dirt.… More ›

Mind the Gap – The Making of UnReal Episode 1

0 By on Tuesday January 27 2015

Episode one of this eight part series takes us to Turtle Ranch in Dubois, Wyoming with Trek athletes Brett Rheeder, Tom van Steenbergen, and Cam McCaul. The concept behind this shoot was fairly simple: ride mountain bikes with horses. The execution on the other hand… More ›

Dodzy Memorial Start List

0 By on Tuesday January 27 2015

The Dodzy Memorial Enduro is just around the corner. In fact it’s only eleven sleeps away, and to get you a little excited I thought we’d post up the start list for the weekend so you can size up your competition. It’s going to be… More ›