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Jul 21, 2022

Bike riding and the End of Civilisation

Usually this communication muses about something mountain bike related, and if possible there is some sort of conne...

Jun 3, 2022

Don't try this at home

Hello! When Nzo got started we had a shop of our own. It was a long shot, there were nowhere enough mountain bikers...

Apr 30, 2021

The Photographer's Day Off

The man behind most of the decent photos in the Nzo story is Graeme Murray. We met on a mountain bike ride, shortly ...

Mar 12, 2021

Outrunning a deluge

It’s Thursday, which on my planet means the day after Wednesday. Hump day. It’s the day we generally do a trip to ...

Mar 5, 2021

Thoughts on trail muntage

Here is a snapshot of the way my brain operates. Well, not the whole thing, a blogpost isn’t long enough. Just the b...

Feb 25, 2021

Test flying a drop bar Krampus

Many moons ago, when giant lizards walked the land, I thought I would like to ride Tour Aotearoa. We had done some l...

Feb 25, 2021

Are you e-curious?

One of the phenomena that really became obvious in 2020 is the surge in the use of e-bikes by mountain bikers. Shop...

Jan 19, 2021

Gravel - its a thing!

Gravel. It’s a thing. Tickle your wanderlust on the road less travelled, hunt down unsealed routes in the backblocks,...

Dec 23, 2020

Nzo Annual Report to Stakeholders

  2020 is almost over. That is a sentence I quite enjoyed typing. We can finally reveal what we have been up to for...

Oct 29, 2020

Why is Nzo closed for now?

Excellent question. The new world of COVID - 19 has presented the single weirdest period in our long and complex his...

Aug 25, 2020

Pointless bicycles, and why we ride them

  In case you are feeling less than optimal because of the weather, virus, politicians, current radio, or anything ...

Jul 7, 2020

Saving birds and dropping trails

Last week’s highlight was a chance meeting in the woods. I took a visitor for a big lap, showing him a side of the...
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