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!

Interested in being part of the Expo in 2023? Please contact:
Melissa Craig, expo@mdanz.com
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.

2023 Exhibitors:

  • iLabb – Offical Crankworx Rotorua merchandise partner. ilabb is an Experience Driven Apparel Brand, born from our Obsession with Sport and Style. High Performance Ride, Athletic, Outerwear & Lifestyle Clothing. Designed & Tested in NZ.
  • Torpedo7 – 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.
  • Swatch
  • BBQ Pit Stop – BBQ Pitstop will be providing smoky meaty treats for you to devour after a long day on the track!
  • Blue Shark – Blue shark supply bike parts, components and accessories to bike shops and other bike kit suppliers across NZ, These include FOX Racing Shocks, Peaty’s, Enduro Bearings, Onza Tires and Braking Brakes and Rotors.
  • Cardrona Alpine Resort – Re-imagine your mountain playground – this is summer at Cardrona! Soak in the stunning scenery, feel the flow and drop in on New Zealand’s ultimate alpine playground. With bike lessons for all abilities and trails including the iconic Mile High Club jump line and the Dirtstar National DH track, there’s something for everyone at Cardrona this season.
  • Deejays Gourmet Griller – Deejays Gourmet Griller has been part of Crankworx Rotorua since the first event in 2015. We offer high quality true Gourmet Burgers, hot chips or curly fries and cold drinks. Deejays is committed to sustainability with food, packaging and staffing. And looking forward to another Outstanding event.
  • El Cartel Mexicano – Fresh, authentic Mexican Street food
  • Fasthouse & Albek – Functional gear that isn’t overdone. Just good, practical riding wear. Fasthouses large collection of jerseys give you the option to be bold or subtle. Match up your favorite jersey with Kicker and Crossline Shorts or the Fastline and Shredder Pants. Purveyor of good times.
  • FE Sports – Founded in 2005, FE Sports are among the leading industry experts in sporting product Imports, Distribution, Wholesale and Customer Service in Australia and New Zealand. We are the Official Distributors for Wahoo Fitness, 100%, Pirelli, Shokz , Therabody, Wera, Lightweight, AbsoluteBLACK, Galfer Bike, Lightweight, K-Edge, Kogel, Tru-Tension and Exposure. We have been involved in Distribution for the past two decades and have well over 100 years of experience in the Endurance Sports Industry. We represent some of the industry’s most exciting brands and customer service is the absolute core focus of our family owned business.
  • Froff – We make technical clothing and apparel for mountain bikers and believe that going down hill is one of the great joys in life. Join us as we descend into fun times.
  • Hashtag Street Food – Fusion street food made from scratch.
  • Leatt
  • Shredder Bike Racks – 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 powder coated in custom colours. 
  • Smith – Smith offers high quality sunglasses, helmets and goggles for advantage seekers in biking, snowsports and everyday life. Chromapop sunglasses and goggles enhance natural colour. Koroyd bike helmets offer high tech protection and energy absorbtion  in a crash. All our products look good on the trails or at the apres scene.
  • Title MTB – Developed by Rampage winner Brett Rheeder, Title Mtb is launching in Aotearoa with handlebars, stems and saddles, designed, tested and proven at the biggest mountain bike competitions in the world. From Rampage to Crankworx, they’ve helped the world’s best riders reach the top. Check out the range at Crankworx Rotorua.
  • VelociRAX – VelociRAX makes storing and transporting bikes easy and seamless, from your garage to your vehicle to the trailhead, so you can spend more time doing what you love — riding. Our vertical hitch mounted bike racks’ smart design includes the industry’s only self-lowering system for easy load/unload, snugly securing your bikes with tire-only contact with the rack and features a garage mode for vertical, space saving storage in the garage when not on your vehicle.
  • Wide Open – Partnering with premium brands, Wide Open connects New Zealanders with the ultimate riding experience. With a diverse portfolio spanning carbon rims to build wheels in-house, framesets, bike parts, helmets, protection, lights, storage solutions, and so much more.
  • Yeti Cycles – Come visit us to see a selection of EWS race winning bikes from Yeti Cycles, including the new 160E ebike. We also have a great range of clothing and accessories on sale and many of our team riders will be on site before and after events, so come be part of the fun and excitement. We are right next to pump track!
  • Zerode – With drive train technology remaining static for decades, Zerode applies innovation and functional design to challenge the status quo by integrating the latest gearbox technology into the world’s most stable riding platform. After years of development right here in Rotorua, we are excited to share with community our latest gravity offering from Zerode.