Spoke Magazine

Category: Racing

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 ›

2W Enduro report and results (with video)

0 By on Monday February 23 2015 in Racing

Masters ‘smashes it’ to take an upset win. Words and photography by nicklambert.co.nz A capacity field of 400 enjoyed dry and dusty conditions in Rotorua during today’s Giant 2W Gravity Enduro, beating the onset of the forecast rain which arrived at the end of prizegiving. New… More ›

Cooper, Fluker win National XC titles

0 By on Saturday February 14 2015 in PRESS RELEASE, Racing

*Words by Greg Palmer. Commonwealth Games gold medallist Anton Cooper has reclaimed New Zealand Mountain Bike Championship honours after winning the elite men’s cross country race in Rotorua today. In a repeat of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, Cooper held off fellow New Zealand representative Sam… More ›

Dodzy Memorial Wrap Up and Results

1 By on Monday February 9 2015 in Exclusives, Racing

Like the rest of the country, Nelson was suffering an extremely dry summer and Wairoa Gorge which normally attracts its fair share of rain was exceptionally dry. Spirits though were high as riders from all over the country descended onto this garden of paradise. But… More ›