Spoke Magazine

Author: Caleb Smith

Giant Demo Days Dates

0 By on Wednesday October 8 2014

I love alliteration, I also love trying before I buy and the folks at Giant have you fully covered with the later and have just announced all their Demo dates so you can try out the new 2015 Giant range before you buy. We haven’t… More ›

WD‐40 Bike Launches in New Zealand

0 By on Monday October 6 2014 in New products, PRESS RELEASE

WD‐40 Bike division has launched its bike products in New Zealand, including lubes, degreaser, foaming bike wash, frame polish and protectant. “The WD‐40 brand is definitely no stranger to bicycling,” said Mike Irwin, managing partner of WD‐ 40 Bike Company. “The original WD‐40 Multi‐Use Product… More ›

Chris Akrigg rides a fat bike

2 By on Monday October 6 2014

Possibly the only person who could make riding a fat bike cool just tried in this video, and to be honest I’m not sure if he succeeded. Am I wrong or does this Akrigg clip want to make you run out and buy a fat… More ›

EZI GRIP launch new website

2 By on Tuesday September 30 2014 in PRESS RELEASE

Ezigrip have just tweaked their website and updated the ease with which you can find products as well as retailers. Here at Spoke, we’ve been big fans of the folding modular prong rack and until the below press release showed up I didn’t even realise… More ›


0 By on Friday September 26 2014

DAY 5 /// VALDEBLORE – SOSPEL – Distance: 39.61km D+: 1328m D-: 3076m Tiredness, attrition, wear and tear – day 5 is where it shows. A broken rib, smashed knuckles, most people carrying some kind of grazes somewhere, smooth riders pinch-flatting, and other people mysteriously… More ›


2 By on Thursday September 25 2014 in Racing

DAY 4 /// GUILLAUMES → VALDEBLORE → Distance: 42.71km D+ : 716m D- : 2453m Every day we start our press release with some stats – height gained, height lost, distance covered and for you that are following the racing closely we also have more… More ›

Transition drop possibly the best release video EVER

1 By on Thursday September 25 2014

And it even uses Public Enemy for a song!!! The GiddyUp link is the newest suspension platform from Transition Bikes, and is now featured on four entirely new models in three wheel sizes. Each frame has a very distinctive riding characteristic to suit your style… More ›

MAVIC TRANS-PROVENCE 2014 // Day three

1 By on Wednesday September 24 2014

DAY 3 /// VILLARS-COLMARS → GUILLAUMES → Distance: 39.21km D+ : 1327m D- : 3086m Reprieve!! By most people’s daily mountain bike ride standards if you’d just ridden 40km with the best part of 1500m of climbing you’d probably bandy around the word ‘epic’. If… More ›