Over the years we’ve run a series of top fives with different riders around the country, keeping that tradition alive we have a new set of Top Fives on the site. This time with Taupo’s very own Joe Simpson, and we’re doing things a bit different this time with a few people contributing to spice things up — Joe’s shredder and one good dude so I’m stoked to bring you his Top Fives,
It’s been in the works for a while, I guess good things do take time, so here it finally is, the George Bolter bike check! Enjoy!
Describe your bike for us… What are some preferences for your bike set up?
Fast, roomy and ready to Roast! 33-9 gearing to go fast,
Its become a ritual every summer to make a visit to The Wallrides which are nestled deep in the bush on the outskirts of Auckland City. With summer soon to disappear the call was made to make the journey out on the weekend just been. A small crew of Auckland riders got together along with two riders from Portland,
It was a Friday. We drove about four hours from Zurich that morning. The day before we rode that concrete pump track crossed with Gorge rd type thing, and also the amazing bowl across the road from it. Chester, Adam, Craig and myself. After camping in the rain next to a lake the previous night it was good to catch up with Steph.