New Zealand

  • Market Talk

    by - Jun 1, 2016
    This week: Indonesia’s tight deadline for new Asian Games velodrome; Oil prices impact Astana Pro Cycling Team; Netherlands the EU’s largest bicycle exporter in 2015; Giant planning to go direct in India?; Trek Bicycle’s NZ subsidiary...
  • Market Talk

    by - Mar 10, 2016
    This week: Indonesia’s PT Insera Sena expects 5% of global sales to come from China and UK; a video tour of SRAM’s new global HQ; Trek Bicycles to open new subsidiary in New Zealand?; high-end bicycle manufacturing in...
  • Canyon Bicycles enters Australia/NZ market

    by - Jul 29, 2015
    Members of cycling forums in this part of the world have written with equal parts admiration and frustration whenever the name ‘Canyon’ has been mentioned in recent years. With its online business model, the German brand has no...
  • OCBC Singapore Pro Cycling Team signs New Zealand’s Jason Christie

    by - Jun 4, 2013
    Following a successful first season as a UCI Continental team, OCBC Singapore Pro Cycling Team continues to progress towards realising its mission statement of becoming South East Asia’s premier road cycling team. The ambitious squad, which...
  • InSight: Giant Bicycle’s New Zealand revenue wall

    by - Apr 21, 2012
    In the ten years since Giant Bicycle Co. Pty Ltd (Australia) first registered a New Zealand branch office, the company has relied on a third-party agent to perform market development functions across the Tasman. However revenue...
  • Backstory: peaks and valleys of a cyclosportive

    by - Apr 12, 2012
    Consumers of cycling may have noticed an increase in ride-focused content across cycling media in recent years. Product-based pages are still just as popular, but promotion of mass-participation road cycling events seems to be popping up...
  • Pro Cycling: how far would you go? Oceania

    by - Mar 28, 2012
    As professional road cycling continues to spread its global wings, it has been fascinating to witness the number of Asian, Australian and Kiwi cyclists breaking into the top echelon of professional road cycling; sometimes via quite long...
  • Jeffson: custom steel bicycles Kiwi style

    by - Jan 1, 2012
    Unless you’ve got a house in Guangdong province, Tianjin or Taichung, the chance of stumbling across a bicycle manufacturing facility is minimal at best. So it was a pleasant surprise to do just that when on...
  • PureBlack Racing cycling dream needs sponsorship edge

    by - Dec 12, 2011
    Lately, sponsorship uncertainty has shadowed the apex teams of professional road cycling like a Grim Reaper. Potentially, this creates a trickle-down alert for prospective sponsors seeking to engage even at UCI Continental levels – destabilizing the...