Singlespeed World Championships, Rotorua.

11th September 2017


Have some fun, maybe help a mate. That’s the theme of the 2017 Singlespeed Mountain Bike World Championships on November 18 in Rotorua. “Our events, including New Zealand, Anzac and the World Championships in 2010, are loud and colourful with extravagant costumes and this year will be no... read more


6th September 2017


  The Pioneer Mountain Bike Stage Race is back, with new dates (25 to 30 November 2018) and a new six-day format revealed by race founder and IRONMAN Oceania Managing Director Dave Beeche in a Facebook video message today.   After two incredible events in 2016 and 2017, the decision... read more

McGazza Fest 2018

3rd August 2017


After a successful inaugural McGazzaFest 2017 with over 300 riders from around the world descending on Queenstown, NZ. The Kelly McGarry Foundation has worked with local government and the Queenstown Mountain Bike Club to ensure McGazzaFest becomes an annual event for years to come! This years ... read more

Henty Launch new Enduro Backpack

3rd August 2017


Next Level Hydration Solution   The new Henty Enduro Backpack is designed to keep you hydrated whilst efficiently holding everything you could possibly need while riding your bike, going for a run, hiking over a mountain or carving up the slopes.   This hands-free sports solution eve... read more

New Zealand Mountain Biker - Aug/Sep

31st July 2017


  New Zealand Mountain Biker Aug/Sep Issue is now on-sale! It's packed with great features: Our Story on the 2017 instalment of the Yeti TransNZ Enduro, Wairoa Gorge open to the masses, Kapiti's Dirt Farm, An inside look into Revolution Components & how to progress like a girl. We review: ... read more

2017 Singlespeed World Champs, Rotorua, New Zealand. Keeping it local.

29th July 2017


  2017 Singlespeed World Champs, Rotorua, New Zealand. Keeping it local.     Where would mountain biking be without great design - from trails to bikes to helmets, shoes and clothing?   Nzo are a Rotorua clothing company making well-engineered and great looking gear. The... read more

Trek Launch The New Powerfly Range

29th June 2017


  Trek Launch new Powerfly Platforms   Earlier in June, we headed across to Trek's latest press camp in Verbier, Switzerland to check out a new range of bikes. Unknowing of what they were, or what it was that we were getting ourselves in for, we jumped on the plane and two days later ... read more

Intense Launch the new 2018 Carbine

27th June 2017


   An Intense New Carbine   Words and Images: Cameron Mackenzie   The last 18 months have been some of the ‘buzziest’ in recent years, with the majority of their range undergoing a major facelift. With Intense having released an almost full flavour range in... read more

Man down Rotorua's First Response Unit in action

23rd June 2017


With the aim of being as informed and authentic as possible when writing a story about Rotorua’s First Response Unit, I was assigned the unenviable task of crashing on a trail in the Whakarewarewa Forest to experience the Unit’s service first hand. I did a good job of it too, with a disl... read more

NZ’s first pack rafting and bike packing adventure wins best New Zealand made film

8th June 2017


NZ’s first pack rafting and bike packing adventure wins best New Zealand made film at the 2017 New Zealand Mountain Film Festival. Group of mate’s document unsupported six day adventure through earthquake ravaged region. A group of mates that documented New Zealand’s first ... read more