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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 ›

Anka’s Away

0 By on Wednesday November 5 2014

Our favourite South African Kiwi Anka Martin features in this sweet little clip from Juliana Bicycles, showcasing her nomadic lifestyle, awesome riding skills and positive vibes. More ›

Crankworx Rotorua goes live online

0 By on Tuesday November 4 2014 in PRESS RELEASE

It’s on. With just five months to go before Crankworx hits the Southern Hemisphere, fans can now find some hotly anticipated information online to start gearing up for the kickoff to the 2015 mountain biking season, from March 25–29 in Rotorua, New Zealand. Kiwi freeride… More ›

Must Watch: The Welder

1 By on Monday November 3 2014

One of my most prized possessions is a steel Yeti Pro-Fro frame which is now about 20 years old.  There is a very good chance that Frank was the guy who put it together. Legend. More ›

Dodzy Memorial Enduro UPDATE

0 By on Friday October 31 2014 in Exclusives

From the DME team comes this important announcement: DME UPDATE includes ENTRY CHANGE ENTRY DATE/TIME We have had some feedback about the entry time. We were going to have a coffee at lunch time and watch the entries flood in, it’s quite exciting, but we… More ›

Always Summer Somewhere

0 By on Thursday October 30 2014

We featured a story in Issue 57 about what the SRAM crew and the Housemartins got up to after the SRAM launch in Queenstown. Now here’s a sweet little video documenting their trip up to Nelson. Makes you want to do it, eh? We always… More ›

Bicycle Safety on Acid

4 By on Wednesday October 29 2014 in WTF?

If you like a bit of surrealism with your community safety videos, this clip from 1963 will trip you out. It features a bunch of kids going for a picnic ride while inexplicably wearing ape masks, a bit of fat shaming, stereotyping and grisly deaths aplenty.… More ›

Salsa get fresh New Zealand distributor

1 By on Friday October 24 2014 in PRESS RELEASE

New Zealand’s independent bike shops have a new go‐to supplier for Salsa Cycles. In a new distribution arrangement effective October 16th, 2014, Salsa Cycles will be distributed to the New Zealand market exclusively through Cycletech New Zealand Ltd of Paraparaumu. Salsa Cycles has built its… More ›