Spoke Magazine

Category: Exclusives

Kiwi Tales from Trans Provence

1 By on Friday July 3 2015 in Exclusives, Racing

When the Trans-Provence wrapped up last weekend, four New Zealanders stood on their respective podiums; Chris Johnston and Jamie Nicoll finished 2nd and 3rd in Men Pro, Anka Martin took 2nd spot in Women Pro and Ali Quinn claimed the top step in Men 40, making… More ›

A non-rider’s guide to the Heaphy Track

0 By on Wednesday July 1 2015 in Exclusives

The Heaphy Track is a must-do ride for any adventure-loving mountain biker seeking out beautiful scenery, natural terrain and a couple of days seemingly worlds away from it all. The experienced and fit rider will handle the challenge quite easily, but what if you want to take a… More ›

Incoming: Camelbak Palos

0 By on Thursday June 18 2015 in Exclusives, New products

  Bumbags. Yep, the word that seems to strike fear, loathing and condemnation into the collective psyches of the mountain bike world and the general population at large. Those who choose to bravely carry their essentials around their waist rather than on their back are… More ›

Sparking a Debate

6 By on Wednesday June 3 2015 in Exclusives

After posting a 500 word comment on Facebook to a friend regarding my stance on electric mountain bikes, I realised I needed to put my thoughts down on paper and discern why I’m fervently against them. I want to be clear that the specific types… More ›

Back to (Bike) School

0 By on Friday May 29 2015 in Exclusives

BikeSchool is New Zealand’s most recognised, relevant and acclaimed mountain bike coaching service. They aim to be the one-stop-shop for all MTB coaching requirements, across all levels and abilities. Scarlett Hagen saw a gap in the market, and with her skills and experience thought that… More ›