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Category: Exclusives

Dodzy Memorial Enduro – Day 1

0 By on Sunday February 9 2014 in Exclusives

Yesterday saw over 250 racers descend on a picturesque Wairoa Gorge for the annual Dodzy Memorial Enduro. As with last year, the event attracted some of the biggest names in mountain biking, both locally and internationally, and this year the field was even broader with… More ›

CX Worlds Go Off!

0 By on Monday February 3 2014 in The Cyclo X Files

Our boy Alex ‘De Snor’ Revell was on the job in Hoogerheide, Netherlands overnight, battling it out with Angus Edmond for best Kiwi cyclocrosser in the World Championships. Alex came out on top, finishing one spot ahead of Angus, and both only two laps down… More ›

Wide Open #southcentral teaser

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Recently Spoke and Rosco from Stash Media headed away with the Wide Open team to hit up some lesser known Central Otago gems. The team, if you don’t know, is pretty darn stacked and features New Zealand freeride legends Conor Macfarlane and Kelly McGarry plus… More ›

Back in the Belgian Chain Gang

0 By on Friday January 17 2014 in Exclusives, Racing, The Cyclo X Files

Wandering through yet another airport terminal, I was surreptitiously struck by just how quiet it was around me. While quite a few people were bustling along either on the powered treadmill-like walkway or naturally with foot on ground, there was no din. It was perfectly… More ›

Hey There, Sweet Cheeks

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Chamois cream is an essential part of my riding kit… there’s not a stiff chamois, saddle sore or muddy crack that can’t be tamed with a liberal application of a decent salve. I’ve tried a lot of them over the years, from Vaseline (just don’t)… More ›

Bike Sri Lanka Week 2

0 By on Monday January 13 2014 in Exclusives

Pete and Sophie continue their epic Sri Lankan adventure, arriving in Batticaloa after a week of muscle cramps, a tooth infection, a gigantic thunderstorm, a mixed religion festival, and wild elephants… Follow them here… Help build a preschool here… More ›

De Snor De-cisions

0 By on Saturday January 11 2014 in Exclusives, Racing, The Cyclo X Files

Press Release: One-time Worlds participant to wait until 48 hours before race. Alexander Revell won’t make his decision on contesting the UCI Cyclocross World Championships until 48 hours before the race starts. The elite men’s event will take place on February 2 in Hoogerheide, the Netherlands.… More ›

Bike Sri Lanka week 1

0 By on Monday January 6 2014 in Exclusives

Freeskier and adventurer Pete Oswald is on a biking/fundraising mission in Sri Lanka which started on Boxing Day. Before he and cohort Sophie Stevens set off they managed to raise over $4500 to help the Karaveddy Preschool on the East coast in the Batticaloa region of… More ›

Bryksy Cross W Polsce

1 By on Sunday January 5 2014 in Exclusives, Racing, The Cyclo X Files

After I had gathered my wits about me, waking at about 4 or 5am after a few hours’ sleep, I was able to think about the race that lay ahead in Gosciécin. I had seen some footage from the previous year which featured riders clapping… More ›