Spoke Magazine

Category: Exclusives

What is WORD?

1 By on Monday March 24 2014 in Exclusives

In a little bit of a different tack, we decided that instead of writing a story for the web about Ash Burgess and her amazing after-school and holiday WORD mountain bike programme for kids that it would be better to get the dirt straight from… More ›

Enduro Music

13 By on Monday March 17 2014 in Exclusives

Enduro, it’s so hot right now, and I’m all over it, how can you not be? I got the 140mm travel trail bike, I got the dropper seatpost and I got the attitude to match, it’s all about Enduring. Although sometimes I want to Enduro… More ›

Five Ten XVi Clipless Review

5 By on Wednesday March 5 2014 in Exclusives

I’ve been lucky enough to get my mitts on a sample pair of Five Ten’s latest offering, the Impact VXi (Five Ten Innovations) clipless shoe. In the past, Five Ten’s clipless shoes have divided wearers; while some liked them, most complained about their heavy weight and… More ›

Prototype Enduro Chainring Setup?

11 By on Monday March 3 2014 in Exclusives

Spy shots are coming in from Jack Cannan’s Trek Remedy 29 of what could only be described as a new Prototype Enduro Specific chainring setup. It looks like it combines both a 32 tooth Wide/Narrow Chain ring and a new 24 tooth Enduro ring. Jack has to… More ›

Who is this guy? Emmerson Wilken

0 By on Wednesday February 26 2014 in Exclusives

Recently the QMTBC held the Wynyard Jam in conjunction with Atlas Beer Cafe. With the likes of Bernard Kerr and Eliot Jackson in town throwing down, Emmerson became one of the standouts and much talked about for his flip on the third hit of Big… More ›

440 Bike Park Opens This Weekend!

0 By on Tuesday February 25 2014 in Exclusives

A couple of weeks ago we reported on the 440 Bikepark, the Auckland area’s only dedicated gravity park, and we’re stoked to let you know that they open for business this weekend! Being a shuttle only park there are limited seats available. It will never… More ›

Spoke 55 is Out Now!

0 By on Monday February 24 2014 in Exclusives

Hopefully all you loyal subscribers have got your copies of Issue 55 by now. And everyone else should get down to the newsagent or log on for a copy right away to keep you stoked on the rest of the summer’s riding. It’s time to… More ›

Me vs Myself vs I

0 By in Exclusives

“Morning training ride Pieter” doesn’t like “Evening Pieter” for staying up late being “Watching mountain bike web edits Pieter” on his computer. On Fridays “Midday Pieter” struggles to get his work done and starts to become “Fatigued Pieter” and blames “Week-long training Pieter” for not having… More ›