Spoke Magazine

Category: Exclusives

Reon and Kate: Big Fat Gypsy Racing

1 By on Thursday July 10 2014 in Big Fat Gypsy Racing

Well we made it. After returning from our last international season you’d think there might be some down time. There wasn’t. Now we’re definitely not complaining as it’s not often you get to leave behind your jobs, responsibilities, and annoying flatmates and head to Europe… More ›

Sorted: Roam Bungee tie-downs

1 By on Friday July 4 2014 in Exclusives

There is no doubt that Rob Metz’s original Q Spear bike rack changed how Kiwis carried bikes. Until the Q-Spear hit the shelves, only an elite group of mountain bikers that knew how to weld and were happy running a ratchet tie-down through their back… More ›

Show Your Support For Castle Hill Trails

0 By on Tuesday July 1 2014 in Exclusives

The folks responsible for some of the country’s best singletrack in the Craigieburn Forest Park at Castle Hill are running a bit of fundraiser for the trail network so they can keep maintaining and expanding what’s on offer. The Castle Hill Community Association have organised the… More ›

Incoming: Yakima High Roller Roof Rack

0 By on Tuesday July 1 2014 in Exclusives

Yakima racks have been around for 35 years, and if like me you read international mountain bike and snow sport magazines you will have no doubt seen their ads over the years. A while back the US based rack company liked what ProRack were doing… More ›

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 ›

Incoming: 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 ›