The Future of Cycling: 4iiii PRECISION 3+ Power Meter with Apple Find My Integration
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by Richard Allin
9M ago
The world of power meter technology has just taken a significant leap forward with the launch of the 4iiii PRECISION 3+ Power Meter. 4iiii isn't new to the market and has been producing highly accurate power devices for some time, but now they seamlessly integrate with Apple's Find My technology, offering even more security and the ability to track your bikes.     The Power of Integration One of the standout features of the PRECISION 3+ Power Meter is its integration with Apple Find My. This marks a significant milestone as it becomes the world's first power meter to incorporate th ..read more
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Shimano starts inspection and replacement programme
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by Richard Allin
9M ago
Shimano New Zealand Limited (“Shimano”), starts an inspection and replacement program of selected bonded 11-speed HOLLOWTECH II road cranksets produced between June 1, 2012, up to and including June 30, 2019, for a possible bonding separation issue. This specifically concerns the Shimano ULTEGRA FC-6800, DURA-ACE FC-9000, ULTEGRA FC-R8000, DURA-ACE FC-R9100 and FC-R9100-P 11-Speed Bonded HOLLOWTECH II Road Cranksets in New Zealand. Reports received by Shimano indicate that the bonded parts of the crank arm could separate and break, posing potential fall and crash hazards to consumers. To remed ..read more
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New Shimano GRX 12 Speed Mechanical Gearing
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by Richard Allin
10M ago
Shimano introduces new Unbeatable, Unstoppable and Undroppable gravel groupsets Shimano has released the latest addition to their new GRX gravel bike groupset lineup. For now, it's just mechanical but has gained 12-speeds and finally offers broader gearing choices closer in competition to SRAM. Currently, GRX is introduced only as a mechanical version, with no word on the inclusion of Di2. However, we’re hoping on this emerging down the line. The advanced new GRX RX610, positioned below the RX820, has also transitioned to a 12-speed setup. It continues in both dual (2x) and single (1x) options ..read more
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Discovering the Fairlight Holt Mountain Bike
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by Richard Allin
1y ago
Introducing the Holt, Fairlight's inaugural mountain bike, proudly designed as an unapologetic XC champion. Fairlight designer Dom Thomas has drawn from his wealth of experience with previous models, harnessing this knowledge to create a fast and efficient XC bike, setting new standards for compliance and comfort. By prioritizing the "quality of the material" over unnecessary overbuilding, Fairlight have unlocked the essence of steel's unique ride feel – embracing compliance, traction, agility, zip, snap, grip, and flow, all in one steel frame. Handmade in Europe, the Holt's steel fr ..read more
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The Remutaka Ranges Plus Bikepacking Route
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by Richard Allin
1y ago
The Remutaka Ranges Plus route, featured in the Kennet Brothers Bikepacking book, offers an exhilarating and unforgettable bikepacking adventure spanning approximately 177 km. With a duration of 2-3 days, this route is perfect for those seeking an immersive and challenging experience. Starting from Wellington/Hutt Valley, the journey incorporates various sections of the renowned Remutaka Cycle Trail while adding extra elements to enhance both interest and difficulty. Commencing in Wellington, the route takes riders on a captivating journey around the picturesque harbor, offering stunning views ..read more
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Norco Introduces the 2023 Fluid FS Mountain Bike
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by Richard Allin
1y ago
Just arrived, the brand new 2023 Fluid FS now features progressive geometry and a character that’s perfectly suited to advanced, aggressive trail riders who expect the most from their equipment. The performance potential built-in is also perfect for new and evolving mountain bikers who are looking to expand their capabilities and have a bike that’ll over-deliver as their skills and demands grow. Thanks to Norco’s Ride Aligned™ Design System and the evolution of Norco’s Gravity Tune technology, riders of varying heights and proportions now benefit from ideal weight distribution across all frame ..read more
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Favourite Canterbury Gravel Rides - Edition Zero Gravel Race
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by Richard Allin
1y ago
Edition Zero Gravel Race - Favourite Canterbury Gravel Rides: With daylight savings here and the days slowly getting longer, It's time to put our trainers away and start building up the outdoor miles except for maybe Henry who is zwift racing like an absolute champ. Now is also a great time, if you haven’t done so already, to get your bike serviced for the upcoming summer of riding. We thought it would be a prime opportunity to share some of our favourite gravel loops around Canterbury that we have been doing. Short Option: Bossu Road Loop 40km This Short loop that has great bang for buck is a ..read more
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New Apidura VR Bikepacking Sizing Tool
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by Richard Allin
1y ago
Apidura has just launched a new interactive sizing tool for their bike packing frame bags, making it easier to get that perfectly fitting bag. Choosing which bag setup you plan on using comes down to how much gear you're needing to take and how long the journey will be. Some frame packs are limited by smaller bike frame sizes or different bike geometries so it's important to get this right. Apidura’s new visualizer tool gives you a visual view of how your bike will look setup, by allowing you to add bags to it to visually see and ensure that they fit inside your frame. If you’re wanting a quic ..read more
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Introducing the Highly Anticipated 2023 Rocky Mountain Element
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by Richard Allin
1y ago
Exciting news for mountain bikers! The long-awaited arrival of the new 2023 Rocky Mountain Element has finally come. As an authorized dealer, we are thrilled to announce that we have received the entire stock of this highly sought-after bike for the season in NZ. Even better, following the pre-sales, we still have some stock available. However, quantities are limited, so if you want to secure the ultimate down-country mountain bike experience, you'll need to act fast. Keep reading to discover why we believe the Rocky Mountain Element is one of the most versatile mountain bikes on the market. T ..read more
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Apple AirTag: Bike tracking solution for your bike.
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by Richard Allin
1y ago
If you’re a cycling enthusiast looking for the ultimate in bike security and tracking, an Apple AirTag is the perfect companion for your bike. The AirTag uses Bluetooth technology to communicate with your iPhone or iPad, alerting you to the whereabouts of your bicycle. While the AirTag is Apple’s own product, there are some great third-party products available to integrate with either the Apple AirTag or Apples Find Me app to enhance your bike’s security even further. The prevalence of bike theft has been on the rise in recent years, making the security and tracking of bikes a priority for cyc ..read more
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