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Meet the All-New Roubaix

Lighter than Venge. More aero than Tarmac. Engineered to go fast, the all-new Roubaix is the most technically advanced machine Specialized has ever made.

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Try a Specialized MTB Tyre

As riders, we tend to stick to a tyre we know. When you ride the same tread pattern for years, they become very predictable and it's hard to want to try something different "if it ain't broke."

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Chasing Rainbows - New Sagan Collection

With this instalment of the Sagan Collection, the design is imbued with the spirit of chasing rainbows, while also showcasing two flavours of Peter’s distinct racing style. Choose between Underexposed (Peter’s stealth mode) and Overexposed (his “World’s Greatest Showman” mode), with pieces from this stunning collection.

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Mixtape - Because Music Unites Us

No matter how you ride, Mixtape calls you to make your most bad-ass mixtape and to share it with all who're willing to listen. So, let the design inspire you like your favorite mixtape—loud, unapologetic, and full of energy.

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New SJ Evo Pro Carbon

Introducing the Stumpjumper Evo Pro! Carbon frame and wheels, 36 Elite with 44mm offset, DHX2 coil, Code RSC's and 2.6" Butchers. Wicked.

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Welcome Saxon Morgan

We're excited to announce that Specialized Bicycles and ourselves are now supporting triathlete Saxon Morgan and his goal to be selected for the 2024 Olympics!

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Test the Tarmac Disc

We have a size range of the new 2019 Specialized Tarmac Disc Expert in-store, available for test rides! Contact us to book.

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Meet ANGi, Crash Detection & Contact Notification

ANGi (Angular G-Force indicator) is a patented, helmet-mounted sensor that can detect a crash and notify emergency contacts with your location. With the new Ride app and the addition of both MIPS and the ANGi sensor, Specialized helmets now add protection, before, during and after an accident.

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Introducing the All-New Turbo Levo

We're excited to announce the all-new 2019 Turbo Levo! We had the opportunity to test ride the new Levo with Specialized NZ a week ago at Craigieburn and it was an epic ride. Blue skies, perfect dirt and a ripper crew.

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New Rockhoppers Rolling In

We just built up a few 2019 Specialized Rockhoppers and they're looking pretty sweet! The Rockhopper is the go-to hardtail 29er mountain bike.

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Shimano Factory Tour

Recently I was lucky enough to be invited to go on a Shimano Factory tour. I am told that this is a rare privilege, Shimano only has 2-3 tours a year that is open to dealers.

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New Epic EVO

The EVO is the more shreddy Epic that quite a few customers are looking for. Now spec'd with a dropper post, bigger fork, wider bars and meaty tyres, the Epic EVO is the all-day, backcountry ripper.

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Specialized 2019 Early Release

Specialized has just released a handful of new bikes as part of an early 2019 release, with updated specs, colours and a few new models.

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The New Shape of Speed

The all-new Venge is the fastest bike Specialized has ever created. It's faster and more aerodynamic than the Venge ViAS, yet lighter than the Tarmac SL5.

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Blown Legs and Headgaskets

Round 3 of the SouthernCross CX series was last weekend at Lake Roto Kohatu. We did an edit for every race last year, but just didn't for the first two of this year. Well, we finally got our s*$t together and everyone was out for this race.

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