Gear Reviews

The dark days of Winter are apon us and that means it’s night riding time. We’ve been lucky enough to put the Gloworm Lights X2 and X2 Adventure through their paces on our last few rides.

May 26, 2018

After much speculation and intrigue the Big Blue S has entered the 12 speed drivechain market with a bang.

May 26, 2018

OneUp Components releases a new 150mm and 170mm dropper post!

April 19, 2018

37 years after Stumpjumper 1.0 was launched, Specialized has just rolled out a totally revamped Stumpy and we even had the chance to ride it last week at the Wairoa Gorge

April 17, 2018

With Crankworx Rotorua approaching, we thought we'd see what they hype was about with this must-have Whakarewarewa accessory. 

March 15, 2018

Fox are no newbies to the helmet game. So what did we think of the Proframe helmet?

March 14, 2018

Devinci NZ has sent us a 2018 Troy to test out and see what we think!

February 8, 2018

What we thought about the EZIGRIP Enduro 2 Bike rack

January 31, 2018

Scott positions the new Genius as the ultimate quiver killer. A big call perhaps, but it does present the rider with a multitude of potential options.

January 29, 2018

Shimano GR9 Long term test

January 25, 2018

A 180mm trail slaying beast that pedals uphill? Sounds too good to be true well check out Canyon's latest offspring the Torque

December 20, 2017

Canyon have completely re-worked the Spectral and the new 140mm trail bike is not only the epitome of German engineering but a wolf in sheep's clothing.

December 12, 2017

Intense Cycles NZ announces a new way of buying Intense bikes that makes it easier and sharper priced than ever before. The new model offers two ways to buy – the choice is yours. 

December 5, 2017

After a sneak peak a few weeks back at EWS Whistler we finally get to see the all new Kona Process. There are three frames, two sizes and seven models to choose from and they will be at your local Kona dealer very soon

September 13, 2017

We take the new Niner RLT 9 carbon gravel bike for a spin around beautiful Mackenzie Country, then home for a month to see how she goes..

August 16, 2017

An new initiative from Fox suspension hits NZ later this year - Fox Factory Tuning - which lets you upgrade the internals of your fork or shock to the latest and greatest while getting a service

August 14, 2017

Rumours of an all new carbon Kona Process seem to be true as spy photos of the prototypes emmerge from EWS Whistler

August 14, 2017

Specialized's E-bike the Levo just got a few upgrades - Carbon frame, new motor and more range making an already great bike into something special (pun intended)

July 17, 2017