Gear Reviews

Specialized have given their category-defining Ebike the Levo a ground-up re-design. Taking everything they learned from the 3 years spent developing the new Stumpy, they’ve crafted an entirely new Levo chassis.

September 18, 2018

Legendary freerider Graham Agassiz is looking for a riding buddy in his hometown of Kamloops. Enter Max, an 8 year old ripper and the brand new Kona Process 24 kids' bike.

September 16, 2018

It all started for Kona 30 years ago with a hardtail and they’re still pushing what a hardtail can be. Check out Kiwi charger Jake Hood ripping on the all-new Big Honzo.

July 30, 2018

Kona have added two aluminum 140mm 27.5” versions of the Hei Hei to complement their existing carbon lineup, now the Hei Hei hits the sweet spot for all budgets

June 15, 2018

Deity celebrate the launch of Brendan Fairclough’s Signature Handlebar, the BF800 BRENDOG!  

June 6, 2018

Check out Sam Hill and Ben Cory shredding on the new RockShox suspension at Tasmania’a newest bike park, Maydena.

June 2, 2018

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