Expo & Demo
Check out the latest in mountain biking products, enter competitions and hang out with your mates at the Crankworx Rotorua expo where the biggest brand names in mountain biking are all in one place. Skyline Rotorua becomes the home of riding, with vibrant tents and interactive displays of all the industry heavyweights. For all the latest information on products and services, you’ve gotta check out our Expo!
For enquiries to exhibit, please contact:
Melissa Craig, firstname.lastname@example.org
Telephone: +64 21 590 585
The most respected brands in the industry will have their newest Trail, DH and Freeride bikes for you to take out on the trails. *credit card required to demo a bike.
Here are some of the exhibitors we had in 2020.
Expo Site: 1A
Bike Glendhu is a pedal powered Mountain Bike Park at Glendhu Bay, a stunning lake-side location 10 minutes’ drive from Wanaka. It began from a passion for not only mountain biking and the community, but ensuring that the land born to share, is preserved for all to enjoy for generations of mountain-bikers to come
DT Swiss & EVOC
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DT Swiss – The art of Swiss engineering and innovation have played a crucial role in DT Swiss’ rapid development from a simple spoke producer to the world’s leading provider of spokes, nipples, rims, hubs, wheels and suspension systems. A true Engineering company driven by their own passion for cycling.
EVOC – Based in Munich, Germany, the founders of Evoc had been developing bags and backpacks for their own use. The result is now a range of high-quality, sophisticated products with refined details and cleaver features designed to meet the needs of today’s athletes and outdoors people. From Hydration Packs, Bike travel bags general luggage and Camera bags, Evoc stands out from the pack with its bold and stylish colours.
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Life without limits”. Incrediwear anti-inflammatory gear helps with active, healthy, happy lives. Incrediwear products have natural elements embedded into the fabric fibres, which is the technology that maximises performance, recovery and helps you feel good all day long. By increasing blood flow to the affected body part, Incrediwear works on relieving pain, stiffness, swelling and fatigue.
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Our foodtruck is all about Gourmet streetfood that is full of flavour and variety.With over 20 years experience in cheffing and hospitality we bring you a menu that reflects our love of food and is also inspired by the many cuisines that we have enjoyed on our travels.
Expo Site: 7
The highest quality, mouth watering, smoked bratwurst in a freshly baked baguette bun, garnished with onions or sauerkraut and topped with your favourite mustard and sauce.
Expo Site: 8C
Taupo-based Neutron Components is taking on the EDC industry and is launching its first product, the Oh Sh!t Kit (O.S.K), at Crankworx Rotorua. Locally designed, built, and tested, the on-board multitool system gives you a full toolkit right at your fingertips. When the sh!t hits the fan, Neutron’s O.S.K. will get you home.
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In 1919 Lazer was founded, leading the industry. Our products are the result of almost 100 years of experience, passion and dedication. We are always trying to create the perfect blend of design, comfort, safety and technology. All our products are designed in Belgium. We strive to innovate improve and create what we ourselves would want to use. Lazer is passion, performance and the joy of riding.
3 Sixty Sport
Expo Site: 11B – 11C
3Sixty Sports specialises in products designed to enhance your riding experience. Representing a small selection of brands, 3Sixty Sports provides a service synonymous of such a range. It’s customers’ demands are met with the accuracy and precision expected of the very products they sell – Banshee, Forbidden, Industry Nine.
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Designed by cyclists and photographers, Peak Design makes carry solutions that keep your gear organised, protected, and accessible, so you are free to adventure, commute and create. We donate 1% of our revenue to environmental non-profits and recently launched Climate Neutral, a platform to encourage other organisations to offset their environmental impact.
Expo Site: 15
Born in the action sports world and with New Zealand as our playground, ilabb comes from accelerating beginnings.
Offering products to enhance your experience, ilabb offers premium apparel built for purpose, no matter the adventure.
Green Monkey Velo
Expo Site: 15A
Green Monkey provides bespoke custom cycling gear for brands, events and teams (Trail, downhill and road). GreenMonkey is based in Rotorua, NZ.
Other brands Green Monkey represents include Riesel Design, Fingerscrossed, Sock Guy, and various bicycle accessories that are designed to enhance your cycling lifestyle. Journey with Us!
Crankworx Rotorua Merchandise
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North Ride is NZ’s exclusive distributor of Orbea Bicycles. From mountain to road to kids bikes, and a dynamic range of e-Bikes. Want to customise your ride? No problem with Orbea’s MyO program. Finish it off with our Slicy and Monkey’s Sauce products to keep your ride looking fresh.
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Designed to perform on epic mountain adventures and Local bike trails, Alpinestars Cycling gear offers the perfect Blend of style, all-weather comfort, and unrivaled Protection.
Expo Site: 22 – 25
The Evo Crew is pumped to be back at crankworx Rotorua! This year we’re going bigger and harder than we ever have before! We’ll have a massive site with tons of epic clearance deals for you all. Stop by the tent to browse the mad deals and pick up a free sticker.
COMMENCAL New Zealand
Expo Site: 26
COMMENCAL is now fuelling your mountain bike stoke from Christchurch, New Zealand! With stock already in NZ, there are no surprise duties. The website is live with what stock is in our Christchurch warehouse so check it out and drop by our showroom if you are ever in the area!
Troy Lee Designs
Expo Site: 27
“We are driven by creative horsepower, an intense competitive spirit with a love for riding and racing. We have a deep passion for innovation, safety and performance while always exceeding artistic boundaries. Our mission is to create revolutionary speed equipment for the world’s fastest racers and enthusiasts while ensuring that every product reflects the TLD signature. Our intense passion for the lifestyle we lead on and off the track will always define what we create and why we create it. We hope you enjoy this passion with us”
Expo Site: 28 – 29
We are driven by adventure, guided by our history, inspired by community, enchanted by the freedom of the open road and committed, always, to creating the world’s greatest bicycles. Ride bikes, have fun, feel good.
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Christchurch Adventure Park
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Protecting lives and reducing the consequences of accidents for athletes and anyone inspired to be one.
POC are an acknowledged Swedish developer of bike helmets, body armor and apparel. Our products are developed to inspire and provide confidence, enabling anyone to perform their passion to the fullest.
Expo Site: 37 – 38
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Bikes International hold the exclusive import rights for many of the world’s leading bicycle brands, distributing these through a nationwide network of authorised retail partners. Get along to their stand and check out some amazing rides from Merida, Kona and Marin available for test rides.
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NZ-made racks designed to haul your mountain bikes, easy to load (6 bikes in 2 minutes) and no bike-to-bike contact. We are a keen mountain biking family and dad (Craig) designed and manufactures the racks. Available to hold 4, 5 or 6 bikes, from 20” to 29” wheel sizes, and can be powdercoated in custom colours.
Expo Site: 43
Rotorua based suspension experts specializing in service of all brands of forks, shocks and seatposts. We are a Vorsprung Elite Partner Tuning Centre, and offer custom tuning using our damper dyno and refined with Data Acquisition to offer the highest level of set up possible for every type of rider
Expo Site: 44
Radic Performance is motivated to provide the mountain bike industry with new generations of high-performance brakes. Radic uses advanced 3D printing technology and design techniques that would normally be reserved for aerospace or medical industries. These methods, allow Radic to showcase the lightest and most advanced brakes on the market.
Expo Site: 45
SMITH Optics is a world leader in Bike & Snow specific Eyewear and Helmets.
We are about quality, comfort, protection and seamless integration.
Come chat to the team about the safety of SMITH helmets featuring Koroyd and the performance of SMITH sunglasses featuring Chromapop!
Expo Site: 46, 48
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“Home of the Hyperformance Hardware team of Santa Cruz, Juliana and Ibis riders. Come meet and talk bikes with the crew, hang out and be part of the team”.
Expo Site: 48A
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Toi Oho Mai
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The natural ride.
When you’re riding the mountain wearing merino, the further you go, the better it gets. Just like the ride.
We’re stoked to be the 2020 sponsors for the CLIF Speed & Style event at Rotorua. Come visit us at the Expo.
Merino apparel from the mountains, for the mountains.
Expo Site: 59
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We deliver better hydration so you can do more of what you love. We’ve got your bak.
Expo Site: 61 – 62
Since 1967, Maxxis has been the leading manufacturer of Mountainbike Tyres in the World and Number 1 choice of Professional and Amateur riders alike . With the most comprehensive range of tyres to suit all conditions Maxxis has you covered. There’s nothing better than mountain biking on Maxxis. New Zealand’s tyre of choice
Expo Site: 63
From weekend warriors to the Pros, IXS is a big name in cutting edge, high performance protective gear, Helmets and Armour for riders of any level. With huge amounts of development stemming from a MotoX background, iXS has been a leader in their field since day dot, working closely with athletes to perfect their protection products.
Spanks products are a result of South African designer/manufacturer Gavin Michael Vos, and German distributor Sven Mack whose goal was to create the perfect mix of weight optimization, enhanced performance and cutting edge style. Spank has achieved exactly that – all the while keeping the environment in mind with zero carbon fibre and planet loving packaging – Spank are leaders in their field for performance, tech and style.
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Torpedo7 is New Zealand’s leading outdoor sports store, offering a huge range of biking, water, fitness, snow, moto, clothing and outdoor gear across Torpedo7 homebrand and international brands including Trek, Giant and Mons Royale.
Shop online or 21 stores nationwide. Selected stores offer bike servicing for an epic time outdoors.
Expo Site: 70
Trust Performance, a trailing linkage Fork. This outrageous looking Fork performs like no other product in the market & will catch every expo visitors attention.
KRD also has the fresh clean look of Hopes new HB130 bike, a beautiful finished raw carbon bike setting the standard of perfection & craftsmanship.
Expo Site: 71
We want you to ride more – so we make bike racks that help you bring your ride on all your journeys. Our racks are tested in the all-weather, all-terrain that makes New Zealand great. No matter the journey, Ezigrip will get your ride there safe and sound.
Expo Site: 72
Real Fruit Icecreams
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The Bearded Weasel
Expo Site: 74
The Bearded Weasel is a humble Fried Chicken Shop located overlooking the Waikato River in Hamilton. Our goal is to bring you free range tasty food, good wine, better beer, alcoholic slushies and awesome music. It’s time to take this show on the road to the awesome people of Crankworx.
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Sports Armour (G-Form)
Expo Site: 79
Sports Armour specialises in distributing innovative, premium brands in the Sports Protection, Rehabilitation and Well-being market. One of these with a large focus on MTB protection is G-Form. G-Form padding technology is flexible, lightweight, has adaptable fit and is super-protective with innovative patented technology (padding hardens on impact and absorbs impact-force).
Cardona Alpine Resort
Expo Site: 80
Cardrona Alpine Resort is home to the highest bike park in NZ and features a variety of lift-accessed mountain bike trails for all levels of rider to enjoy. With over 25km of trail and some of the longest vertical descents in the country, come & explore our alpine playground.
Camelbak & ABUS
Expo Site: 81
Camelbak. We deliver better hydration so you can do more of what you love. We’ve got your bak.
Abus Innovative security technologies. Since 1924. Protect yourself and your gear with ABUS helmets and locks. Made from high-quality material, state-of-the-art production and top design.
Lezyne & Osprey
Expo Site: 82
Lezyne is a love for cycling and a passion for design. Premium quality bicycle accessories using the best materials available. Exquisitely designed, intelligently engineered, and functionally complete.
Osprey. Our promise to you: no matter how or where your ride, you will ride better with Osprey packs.
Pivot Cylces New Zealand
Expo Site: 84
At the heart of Pivot Cycles, are riders just like you. We love nothing more than having a friendly chat about bikes and how specific setups or features make us better riders or can enhance the experience. That’s what makes our work so rewarding and drives our passion for bicycle perfection. Welcome to the Pivot Family.