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ANZAC Singlespeeds this weekend

1 By on Monday April 20 2015 in PRESS RELEASE, Racing

Young gun v old hand. It’ll be a battle between one of the legends of singlespeed racing in New Zealand and a young gun at the Anzac Singlespeed Championships in Rotorua, this Sunday. Think of the physically demanding discipline of one-geared mountain biking and Garth… More ›

Mud and Smiles at Banshee Super D

0 By on Monday April 20 2015 in Racing

“Third time lucky eh?!” exclaimed women’s winner Janine Kavanagh as she took a hard fought victory in the inaugural running of the Banshee Super D over the weekend. Having suffered from both injury and mechanical misfortune in other events this year, Kavanagh was finally able… More ›

Crankworx Day 3 – IXS Downhill

0 By on Saturday March 28 2015 in Crankworx 2015, Racing

Day 3 of Crankworx Rotorua saw all the big name downhill Pros come out and play. The IXS Downhill has brought one of the largest fields of professional downhill racers to Crankworx. A lot of the riders are using this race as a great warm-up… More ›

Trans NZ Enduro full video!

0 By on Tuesday March 24 2015 in Racing

The Trans NZ Enduro wrapped up a couple of weeks back, and it looks like a must-do for next year’s calendar if this 18 minute video is anything to go by. We’re definitely pencilling this one in. Video: Jason Beacham 208 Media facebook.com/pages/208medianz Arial footage… More ›

Wet start for Trans NZ Enduro

0 By on Saturday March 7 2015 in PRESS RELEASE, Racing

Trans NZ Enduro, Race report day one Words by Gary Campbell “We been through every kind of rain there is. Little bitty stingin’ rain…..and big ol’ fat rain. Rain that flew in sideways. And sometimes rain even seemed to come up straight from underneath.” New… More ›

Dirt Merchants Enduro Results

0 By on Monday March 2 2015 in Racing

The inaugural Dirt Merchants Enduro held on Wellington’s Polhill went off with a buzz yesterday, attracting around a hundred riders who sampled three stages of the popular trails in near perfect conditions. Hopefully we’ll get a report and some photos soon, but for now here’s… More ›