Spoke Magazine

Underground Super D Round 2 – Results

1 By on Sunday November 23 2014

This morning saw the second round of the Under Ground Super D go down in a very sunny Wainui. Thirty people made both stage start lines with the number eligible for the overall now down to 21 hardy souls. That number will drop again this… More ›

Teaser: Chris Johnston’s Final Shred

3 By on Saturday November 22 2014 in Exclusives

Kiwi half of The Nomads Chris “the courier” Johnston sent us this trailer for an exclusive clip we’ll get to see in a few day’s time. Dubbed ‘The Final Shred’ this is Chris’ last ride before undergoing a second operation on his elbow from a crash… More ›

Frankly Thursday: Brian DeZiel

0 By on Friday November 21 2014 in Exclusives, Frankly Thursday

The bike industry is full of interesting people, doing interesting jobs, and most of them have some interesting tales to tell. Brian DeZiel is one of these people, as Trek’s ‘International Regional Manager’, boy he’s got some stories to tell (many of which we couldn’t post… More ›

Peak to Creek: Episode 2- An Educational Build Series

0 By on Wednesday November 19 2014

Freehub have just released the second installment in their six part “Educational Build Series” following the folks at Retallack Lodge. With snow on the ground, the Peak to Creek scouting team takes to the woods—exploring the history and terrain Retallack has to offer. Watch the… More ›

Tim Pierce and Will Jackways make Cinematic GOLD

1 By on Wednesday November 19 2014

Tim Pierce has come a long, long way from printing shitty T-shirts that showed us love for the hardtail mountain bike. These days he can be found filming and producing prime time TV advertisements or amazing pieces like this look at legendary Wanaka snowboarder Will… More ›

440 Enduro Post-Race

0 By on Tuesday November 18 2014 in Exclusives

Rain rain go away, come again another day. Well, it did go away then came again that same afternoon. Riders from all over the North Island had nervously eyed the weather maps for a week, everyone making their own assumptions about what may play out… More ›

Woodhill Demo Day 23rd November + Extra Bulldog

0 By on Thursday November 13 2014

Every year the bike industry gather at the country’s largest sand pit for a sand castle building competition public demo day, offering punters the chance to test the newly released bikes. This year there’s a host of brands involved so kick on down to check… More ›

440 race this weekend!

0 By on Thursday November 13 2014

If you’ve been lagging on entering or sitting on the fence, there are a few entries left for the Fourforty Gravity Enduro this weekend. Lots of big names will be in attendance and with some new tracks on the menu it’s going to be an… More ›

Incoming: Kona Process 153

4 By on Tuesday November 11 2014 in Exclusives, New products

This may be a strange post for me since I have publicly sworn off full suspension bikes for 12 months, but as the saying goes, never say never. The Kona Process range launched last year received widespread positive feedback for its smart angles and outstanding… More ›

The Spokesman

0 By on Friday November 7 2014

Think you’ve got too many bikes in the shed? You’ve got nothing on ‘James’, a real collector if ever there was one, with bikes from every developmental phase of the iconic bicycle. More ›