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AKDH Fundraiser Race

0 By on Monday June 11 2012 in Racing

Yesterday was the what-now-seems-to-be Annual AKDH fundraiser race on Woodhill’s SPCA race. With all proceeds going towards getting Auckland’s juniors to the Worlds in Leogang, people came from pretty far afield to thrash out the newly reworked trail. One of the raddest things about yesterday… More ›

Frankly Thursday – Hope Shearer

0 By on Thursday May 31 2012 in Frankly Thursday

Hope is one of those people that always seems to be stoked, not just on riding but everything in general. From 9-5 she is the “go-to-gal” at Sportspro  (the Fox clothing distributor) and on the weekend she can be found slaying trails on any one… More ›

AKDH Fundraiser race

0 By on Tuesday May 1 2012 in Racing

Yep, it’s that time of year again. Time for the AKDH annual race on Woodhill’s SPCA track. As always this is shaping up to be a kick arse event, with all proceeds going towards getting their junior riders to the Worlds in Leogang, Austria. Out… More ›

Riverhead Super D

4 By on Monday April 23 2012 in Racing

At the moment it seems the phrase “Super D” and “mate’s races” are on the tip of everyone’s tongues. With that in mind the crew at West Coast Riders Club spent 50 hours of the last few weeks carving out a buff “Super D” trail in… More ›

Riverhead SUPER D 22nd April

0 By on Thursday April 5 2012 in Racing

On 22nd April, the good chaps at West Coast Riders Club are putting on Auckland’s first Super D. It all kicks off at 2pm, and with a max capacity of 40 riders, spots will fill up fast, so get down to Freeride’n in Kumeu to… More ›

Frankly Thursday – Teva Chonon

2 By on Thursday December 1 2011 in Exclusives, Frankly Thursday

Teva lives and breaths everything on two wheels. Alongside this he’s also a part time model, owner of the coolest tattoo ever, and still manages to find time to be manager of Custom Component Manufacturing at T.Whites Bikes in Auckland. Teva originally hails from Tahiti and… More ›

Sanders Reserve Opening Day

0 By on Thursday November 17 2011 in Off topic

November 27 sees the long awaited opening of Sanders Reserve MTB park in Paremoremo on the North Shore. Word on the street is there is 22 km of singletrack with the target market being families. So go check it out on the 27th between 1… More ›

Frankly Thursday – Chris Harris

1 By on Thursday November 17 2011 in Exclusives, Frankly Thursday

Chris is one of those rad dudes, who “gets” the cycle industry. Because of his ability to pick up on what riders need and want, his distribution business Revolutionproducts.co.nz has grown substantially over the last few years. The majority of his product portfolio would appear… More ›

Spoke/ ABD Pumptrack

0 By on Tuesday November 8 2011 in Off topic

So basically, we are ripping off the 2010 Sea Otter Classic Pumptrack design and building it at the On your bike expo, Hamilton. The track building starts tomorrow and will be done in time for 9 AM opening Saturday. Brendan Fairclough throws down at Sea… More ›