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Bike Check: Samara Sheppards 2019 Specialized Epic

Bike Check: Samara Sheppards 2019 Specialized Epic

After the storm of National Championships, the focus is onto Oceanias - here's the defending champ's Specialized S-Works Epic! 8 Apr 2019
Bike Check: Wyn Masters' GT Force at the EWS

Bike Check: Wyn Masters' GT Force at the EWS

Wyn Masters is no stranger to the camera, so we took some photos of his GT here in Derby. 31 Mar 2019
Bike Check: Connor Fearon's Kona Process 153

Bike Check: Connor Fearon's Kona Process 153

Connor Fearon is the Enduro national champ and is second into day 2 in Derby. 31 Mar 2019
Bike Check: Duncan Nason's Yeti SB150

Bike Check: Duncan Nason's Yeti SB150

Duncan Nason is one of the young stars on the Yeti team - here's a look at his EWS weapon - a Yeti SB150. 30 Mar 2019
Bike Check: Ben Forbes' EWS Trek Slash

Bike Check: Ben Forbes' EWS Trek Slash

Ben Forbes is an Australian privateer who is no stranger to the EWS. 30 Mar 2019
Bike Check: Thomas Lapeyrie's Orbea Rallon

Bike Check: Thomas Lapeyrie's Orbea Rallon

Take a look at the EWS-ready Orbea Rallon of Thomas Lapeyrie! 29 Mar 2019
Bike Check: Paul van der Ploeg's Giant Trance E+

Bike Check: Paul van der Ploeg's Giant Trance E+

Take a look at Paul van der Ploeg's Shimano XTR M9100 equipped Giant Trance E+. 29 Mar 2019
Bike Check: Brendan Johnston's Shimano XTR equipped Giant Anthem

Bike Check: Brendan Johnston's Shimano XTR equipped Giant Anthem

We take a quick look at Brendan Johnston's Giant Anthem right as he finished The Willo. Next stop - Cape Epic! 15 Mar 2019
Banshee Legend 29 – Cannonball Festival Bike Check

Banshee Legend 29 – Cannonball Festival Bike Check

A Legend Reborn: Banshee Legend 29 [PROTOTYPE] Bike Check at Thredbo Cannonball Festival, 2018. Photos and words from mediaman Nick Waygood. 5 Dec 2018
Bike Checks from the Australian DH Team

Bike Checks from the Australian DH Team

On Thursday, the downhillers finally got a chance to get onto the World Champs course - and put their new Worlds bikes to use. 7 Sep 2018
Australian XC Team bikes in Lenzerheide

Australian XC Team bikes in Lenzerheide

Take a look at the race whips for some of the Australian Team here in Lenzerheide. 6 Sep 2018
WHISTLER CRANKWORX Bike Checks

WHISTLER CRANKWORX Bike Checks

Whistler Crankworx certainly has no shortage of awesome, shred-ready mountain bikes descending the hills and making podiums on a daily basis. We here at ambmag chased down a bunch of Aussie's to talk shop about the bikes they have the most fun with. Photos and Words by Nick Waygood. 19 Aug 2018
Bike Check: Grant Webster's Felt Edict

Bike Check: Grant Webster's Felt Edict

Grant Webster has taken a 2018 Felt Edict 3 and tuned it to make it a full-on XC weapon! 4 Jun 2018
Chris Panozzo moves to Cannondale ahead of the EWS season

Chris Panozzo moves to Cannondale ahead of the EWS season

Matt Rousu caught up with Chris Panozzo at the Shimano Bike Buller Festival to find out about his new ride for 2018. 16 Mar 2018
New rigs for the Giant Factory Off Road Team!

New rigs for the Giant Factory Off Road Team!

Take a look at the rigs that the 2018 Giant Factory Off Road team will be using in 2018! 16 Mar 2018
Bikes of the DH National Championships

Bikes of the DH National Championships

As riders beat their bikes up on the rough, tough, and dusty course we thought there’d be no better time to see what some of the fastest were rolling on. 5 Mar 2018
Bikes of the XCO National Championships

Bikes of the XCO National Championships

Today is the first day of racing at the MTBA Cross-Country Mountain BIke National Championships - so what is everyone racing on? 23 Feb 2018
Bike Check: Cam Wright's Shimano XTR equipped Specialized Epic

Bike Check: Cam Wright's Shimano XTR equipped Specialized Epic

Cam Wright, our own XCO World Champion, is gearing up for a huge 2018 - so we took a look at the bike he will be piloting in his 2nd year in Juniors. 19 Dec 2017
Bike Check: Samara Sheppard's Specialized Epic S-Works

Bike Check: Samara Sheppard's Specialized Epic S-Works

Take a look at the new Specialized Epic S-Works being piloted by New Zealand and Oceania Champion Samara Sheppard. 8 Dec 2017
Bike Check: Chris Panozzo's Santa Cruz Tallboy

Bike Check: Chris Panozzo's Santa Cruz Tallboy

Known more for his downhill speed than his XC pedigree, Chris Panozzo is mixing up his racing at the moment, and took part in the recent Port to Port MTB stage race - here's a look at his XC rig. 1 Jun 2017
Bike Check: Ben Forbes' Trek Slash

Bike Check: Ben Forbes' Trek Slash

Ben Forbes is a privateer riding the global enduro scene - from the Shimano Enduro Series in Queensland through to the Enduro World Series. We took a look over his Trek Slash 9.9 when out at Hidden Vale. 23 Mar 2017