NZ Mountain Biker Apr/May Issue is now On-Sale

7th April 2015


NZ Mountain Biker Apr/May Issue is now On-Sale! Packed with; Spice Things Up: Get Yourself A 'Cross Bike, Some Kiwis Like It Hot: Racing Malaysia's Langkawi Challenge, Go Ride: Woodhill's Brand New Tracks, The Old Ghost Road, Gravity Canterbury's Grassroots Enduro, Skills: How to Flatten A Jump. Rev... read more


24th September 2014


ISSUE #67 OF NZMTBR NOW ON-SALE, packed with: Skills: Lean in to the corner! Argentinian Adventure - Singletrack heaven. How to make a mountain bike movie! 440 Bike Park - We ride Auckland's new gem. Crankworx - Coming our way soon! Reviewed: Lapierre Spicy 527, Devinci Spartan RC, Surly ECR, Haibik... read more


23rd July 2014


ISSUE #66 OF NZMTBR NOW ON-SALE, packed with: JUSTION LEOV; On top of the world! REACH FOR THE SKYLINE! Rotorua's new gravity-park. KIWI-MADE! Frames and wheels by local artisans. MAC'S MISSION: Kiwi 10 year old takes on the North Island by Fatbike. SKILLS: How to nail a dropping switchback. REVIEWE... read more


25th September 2013


ISSUE #61 OF NZMTBR NOW ON-SALE, with: Bikes Tested: Trek Remedy 9 29er, Specialized Enduro S-Works 29er. Also, Does Wheel Weight Matter? We test to find out! Fat Bikes - Why you need one.... Blood Brothers - MTB Bro's are doing for each other. Power Assist MTBS - Coming to a trail near you? This an... read more


15th August 2013


Boxing your Bike for Travel, See this workshop guide from NZMTBR #59 ... read more

Kona Honzo

15th August 2013


As far as a bike that makes you want to ride and get that knowingsmile plastered all over your face are concerned, the Kona Honzodoes a fantastic job on both counts. In fact, we’ll put it out there thatthis is the one new bike that you’ll enjoy the most this year if you geta chance to th... read more

Product Reviews from NZMTBR #59

15th August 2013


Pro Atherton grips • Price:$59 • Distributed by: Sheppard Industries Wheelworks Flite carbon wheels • Price: $1800 • Distributed by: From NZMTBR #59 ... read more

Rocky Mountain Altitude 750 MSL

15th August 2013


Rocky Mountain has been at the forefront of mountainbike design since the 80s, so it’s no surprise they’re stillpushing the boundaries with their Altitude range, whichhas been re-designed from the ground up for 2013. It’sthe 27.5” (650B) wheel-size that will have many riders&... read more

Giant Anthem X 29er vs Trance X 29er - Bike Review

15th August 2013


Giant have jumped into the 29er Market full-bore, with neither thier venerable Anthem nor Trance X models now avalibe in 26er. Nope, it's 29er only now, until you get to the 150mm travel, 26er-only Reign X. Alright, so if you're considering a Giant in the 100-120 travel range, wheel size won't enter... read more


4th May 2012


FEATURES    NZMTBR CELEBRATES ITS SILVER ANNIVERSARY - 10 years in the front lines   HOT OFF THE PRESS - 2014 releases from Specialized and Lapierre   RIDDEN & REVIEWED - Trek Fuel 29er; Haro FLC 29er; Jamis Dakar XCT 650B   SKILLS - How to clean y... read more