He may be a regular Top 10 rider in the UCI World Cup Downhill circuit, but when Brook Macdonald returns home to Hawke's Bay at the end of each year, he loves nothing better than blasting around Pan Pac Eskdale MTB Park with friends. We caught up with the rider nick-named Bulldog at his home in Napier and took him out for a few laps in his backyard.
Got slopestyle on your mind since Crankworx rolled into town? Well, now you can have a crack at your first backflip without a care in the world thanks to Agroventures all-new Freestyle Airbag.
What has 10,000 wheels, smells like eggs and takes 10 days to hatch? Welcome to the Rotorua Bike Festival where everyone dines on a steady diet of laughter, cycling and loads of fun in the summer sun.
The world's greatest mountain bike riders are descending on Rotorua for the biggest mountain biking festival of the year: Crankworx Rotorua. This is your chance to soak up the atmosphere, rub shoulders with the sport's greats and check out all the cool competitions and gear in the trade area. To help make your 2017 Crankworz Rotorua experience even better, we've built this cheat sheet ...