Spoke Magazine

Category: Exclusives

NZ’s first crowd-funded trail?

0 By on Tuesday June 24 2014 in Exclusives

Great news just in from Jeff Carter at Southstar Trails. Make a donation and see another new trail added to the Redwoods! Rotorua Mountain Bike Club requires your help to build a new 3.5km grade 3 trail, with two entrances: one from the shuttle drop… More ›

Spoke 57 is out now!

1 By on Tuesday June 24 2014 in Exclusives

Spoke 57 is out now and is packed full of fantastically epic awesomeness! Just check out Nick Dethridge on the cover, caught by our Queenstown based shooter Stefan Haworth! Escaping the winter blues is easier than you may think. Jump over the ditch and within… More ›

First Look: Banshee Spitfire

0 By on Wednesday June 18 2014 in Exclusives, New products

A few months ago we posted news that 3Sixty Sports had picked up the distribution of Banshee Bikes in New Zealand. In that post we gave you a glimpse of the 160mm travel Rune All Mountain/Enduro bike. 3Sixty have now sent us a Banshee Spitfire… More ›

Having a Fling

0 By on Friday June 13 2014 in Exclusives

Ever wanted to ride an 11 year-old singlespeed for 550 miles across the Scottish Highlands? No, me either. But old friend of Spoke, Markus ‘Magnus’ Stitz is one crazy ex-Wellingtonian German who did just that recently at the Highland Trail 550, punching out 100 miles on… More ›

Ode to Trail Fairies

0 By on Monday June 9 2014 in Exclusives

Conor Macfarlane finds the Trail Fairies and salutes the great work they do…   You know those twisty, bermed, flowy paths that run through the hills all over the world? Well, it’s common knowledge that trail fairies materialise when we’re not around and maintain these paths we… More ›

Flats vs Clipless

8 By on Wednesday June 4 2014 in Exclusives, Hey Mate

The last thing that went through Barry’s head as he crashed, should have been the words of Larry saying “I told you so”. But it wasn’t. What really went through his head, apart from rotten logs, was a little more basic and with a whole… More ›