I was just doing a little research for some people at the Rugby World Cup and I stumbled across this banner ad for an event that I knew nothing about. So anyway if you've ever ridden the Snow Park DH track you'll know how rad it is (just watch the New Zealand section of Follow Me). Bike Wanaka are putting on a DH race in just a couple of weekend's time and if you're nearby you should make the effort to race or just head up and watch. More info here on the Bike Wanaka website.
The UCI Mountain Bike World Cup and Enduro World Series are still a little way off but transfer season is in full swing. We take a look at who's switched teams for 2017.
Public entries for the 2017 Enduro World Series go live less than one week’s time, mark the 25th January in your diary to be in with a chance of racing.
Christchurch Adventure Park will host its first mountain bike event in the form of The Pioneer 7 day stage race, kicking off there in February.
Trek Factory Racing are on the hunt for a full set of stripes across all mountain bike disciplines in 2017. They have just announced the new team and if anything it looks fast!
The syndicate have just signed two new young recruits to their DH ranks for the season and who better to put them through basic training but Sgt Major Peat and Drill Sargent Minnaar...
The all new Downhill Clubs of New Zealand national series kicked off on the weekend at Auckland's 440 MTB Park. Check out all the action and holiday gossip from the riders...