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MOREWOOD BIKES 2010


far from just the bikes that downhill built_

MAKULU

For the best part of a decade we’ve pursued excellence in

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downhill racing. And nothing’s changed about that. In fact, our flagship production model -- the much revered Makulu -- is a clear testament to time well spent.

What has changed is the breadth of our scope. Applying

KALULA

IZIMU

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10 ZUZA

ZULA

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MBUZI

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KWELA

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exactly the same dedication as we do in downhill, we’ve worked tirelessly to create a frame for every discipline. And that includes cross-country. Why has it taken so long?

SHOVA

Quite simply, we weren’t satisfied. But now we are.

ENZA

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XC

XC

“A bike that could comfortably win the Absa Cape Epic.” Bicycling Magazine, August 2009

CROSS-COUNTRY

ZULA SPECIFICATIONS Proprietary triple butted tubeset by Morewood 4” rear travel (100mm) FOX RP23 80mm – 120mm (rec. fork) 2450g (medium frame with rear shock) Colours: Black or White

TECH INFO Semi-integrated (S 110mm, M 120mm, L 130mm and XL 140mm) head tube Formed and triple butted Al 6069 T6 proprietary tubeset 73mm bottom bracket Front derailleur: high band bottom pull SPI Lite - simple, refined pivot interface

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Enduro MAX sealed pivot bearings CNC machined 6082 Al replaceable derailleur hanger 160mm rear brake mount – international standard Small, medium, large and X-large frame sizes

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XC

For those of you who are wondering, this is a thoroughbred cross-country machine.

XC

CROSS-COUNTRY

KWELA SPECIFICATIONS Proprietary triple butted tubeset by Morewood 80mm – 120mm (rec. fork) 1400g (medium frame) Colours: Black or White

TECH INFO

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ROAN EXELBY & DAVE LIEMAN // FULLIMPUT, ABSA CAPE EPIC

Semi-integrated (S 110mm, M 120mm, L 130mm and XL 140mm) head tube

CNC machined 6082 Al replaceable derailleur hanger

Formed and triple butted Al 6069 T6 tubeset

160mm rear brake mount – international standard

73mm bottom bracket

Small, medium, large and X-large frame sizes

Front derailleur: low band, top pull

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MITCH DELFS NATHAN RENNIE

www.morewoodbikes.com/kenda-morewood


DH

“...performance-wise it is the most inspiring all round production downhill bike we’ve ridden.”

DH

DOWNHILL RACING

MAKULU

Dirt Magazine, June 2009

SPECIFICATIONS 8” rear travel (203mm) BOS Stoy 200mm (rec. fork) Colours: White, Yellow or Black

TECH INFO

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MITCH DELFS // FORT WILLIAM, SCOTLAND

1.5” head tube (120mm)

2.3:1 leverage ratio linkage with Enduro MAX bearings

Custom drawn Al 6082 T6 tubeset

266mm x 89mm [10.5” x 3.5”] rear shock length

Hydroformed top tube

12 x 150mm bolt thru rear axle (Maxle compatible)

83mm ISCG 05 bottom bracket

180mm post-mount direct rear brake tab

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DH/FR

“You can position it any place you want on the trail and jump anything in-between.”

DH/FR

Decline Magazine

DOWNHILL / FREERIDE

IZIMU SPECIFICATIONS 8.2” rear travel (215mm) RockShox Vivid 5.1 180mm - 200mm (rec. fork) Colours: Red or Black

TECH INFO

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PIERRE VAN DER MERWE // TOKAI, CAPE TOWN

Revised shock mount for increased progression

73mm ISCG 05 bottom bracket

1.5” head tube (120mm)

Simple, refined pivot interface

Custom drawn Al 6082 T6 tubeset

240mm x 76mm [9.5” x 3”] rear shock length

Hydroformed top tube

12 x 150mm dropouts, one-piece CNC machined axle

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FR/DH

Inspired by bike parks and tweaked on World Cup downhill tracks, the versatile Kalula is at home on the hill.

FR/DH

FREERIDE / DOWNHILL

KALULA SPECIFICATIONS 7” rear travel (178mm) BOS Stoy 170mm - 200mm (rec. fork) Colours: White or Cobalt Blue

TECH INFO

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GARY BARNARD // TOKAI, CAPE TOWN

Custom drawn Al 6082 T6 tubeset

83mm ISCG 05 bottom bracket

Progressive suspension curve

Small, medium and large frame sizes

44mm / semi-integrated – 1.5” tapered head tube

2.3:1 leverage ratio linkage with Enduro MAX bearings

Hydroformed top tube

241mm x 76mm [9.5” x 3”] rear shock length

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GARY PERKIN & ANDREW SAVAGE // TABLE MOUNTAIN, CAPE TOWN


SS

SS

Anti-gravity isn’t just something from science fiction.

SLOPESTYLE

ZUZA SPECIFICATIONS 6.7” rear travel (170mm) RockShox Vivid 5.1 150mm – 180mm (rec. fork) Colours: Turquoise or Black

TECH INFO

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1.5” head tube (120mm)

Front derailleur compatible - triple / dual chainring ready

Custom drawn Al 6082 T6 tubeset

Simple, refined pivot interface

Hydroformed top tube

12 x 135mm rear axle (Maxle compatible)

73mm ISCG 05 bottom bracket

Brake mount - international standard

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ENDURO

MBUZI

“What defines the Morewood in the air is its ability to do anything; this bike puts the rider in complete charge...” Mountain Bike Action Magazine

SPECIFICATIONS 6.2” rear travel (160mm) FOX DHX AIR 4.0 140mm – 160mm (rec. fork) Colours: Grey or White

TECH INFO

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1.5” head tube (120mm)

Front derailleur compatible - triple / dual chainring ready

Custom drawn Al 6082 T6 tubeset

Simple, refined pivot interface

Hydroformed top tube

12 x 135mm rear axle (Maxle compatible)

73mm ISCG 05 bottom bracket

Brake mount - international standard

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AM

AM

“Steering the Shova is like piloting a finely tuned Porsche.” Mountain Biking Magazine

ALL MOUNTAIN

SHOVA SPECIFICATIONS 5.7” rear travel (145mm) FOX RP23 120mm – 140mm (rec. fork) Colours: White or Blue

TECH INFO

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44mm semi-integrated 1 1/8” (120mm) head tube

Simple, refined pivot interface

Custom drawn Al 6082 T6 tubeset

IS brake mount

Hydroformed top tube

CNC machined replaceable derailleur hanger

73mm bottom bracket

CNC machined QR dropout

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4X

“The bike not only rails berms, but powers out of them.”

4X

Sicklines.com

4X RACING

NDIZA SPECIFICATIONS 4” rear travel (100mm) FOX RP23 80mm – 120mm (rec. fork) Colours: White or Yellow

TECH INFO

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NATHAN RENNIE // SEA OTTER, USA

44mm semi-integrated 1 1/8” (120mm) head tube

Simple, refined pivot interface

Custom drawn Al 6082 T6 tubeset

CNC machined replaceable derailleur hanger

Hydroformed top tube

CNC machined QR dropout

73mm ISCG 05 ready bottom bracket

Brake mount – international standard

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DIRT

The same solid performer is equally at home on the jumps or in the park.

DIRT

DIRT

ENZA SPECIFICATIONS 80mm – 120mm (rec. fork) Colours: Black, White or Pink

TECH INFO

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GARY BARNARD & JONTY NEETHLING // CAPE TOWN

44mm semi-integrated 1 1/8” (120mm long) head tube

CNC machined replaceable derailleur hanger

Custom drawn Al 6082 T6 tubeset

Rear brake mount – international standard

Hydroformed top tube

One size only

73mm CNC machined ISCG 05 bottom bracket

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F

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TOP TUBE

SEAT TUBE

CHAINSTAY

WHEELBASE

HEAD ANGLE

SEAT ANGLE

BB HEIGHT

SHOCK

HEAD TUBE

MAKULU 565mm axle to crown 580mm 414mm S 610mm 414mm L

445mm

1152mm

71º 71º

267 x 89mm

120mm

1182mm

65º 65º

+22mm

445mm

+22mm

267 x 89mm

120mm

IZIMU 565mm axle to crown 580mm 415mm S 610mm 415mm L

440mm

1144mm

241 x 76mm

120mm

1174mm

70.5º 70.5º

+30mm

440mm

65º 65º

+30mm

241 x 76mm

120mm

438mm

1109mm

71º 71º

241 x 76mm

120mm

1139mm

65.5º 65.5º

+22mm

438mm

+22mm

241 x 76mm

120mm

438mm

1169mm

65.5º

71º

+22mm

241 x 76mm

120mm

430mm

1094mm

71.5º 71.5º

216 x 73mm

120mm

1119mm

67.5º 67.5º

+15mm

430mm

+15mm

216 x 73mm

120mm

430mm

1069mm

200 x 57mm

120mm

1094mm

70º 70º

+15mm

430mm

67.5º 67.5º

+15mm

200 x 57mm

120mm

430mm

1119mm

67.5º

70º

+15mm

200 x 57mm

120mm

430mm

1070mm

72º 72º

200 x 51mm

120mm

1090mm

69º 69º

0mm

430mm

0mm

200 x 51mm

120mm

430mm

1120mm

69º

72º

0mm

200 x 51mm

120mm

425mm

1076mm

72º 72º

165 x 38mm

120mm

1111mm

68.5º 68.5º

-5mm

425mm

-5mm

165 x 38mm

120mm

420mm

1066mm

69º

71.3º

-23mm

N/A

120mm

425mm

1060mm

73.5º 73.5º

165 x 38mm

110mm

1085mm

70º 70º

-10mm

425mm

-10mm

165 x 38mm

120mm

425mm

1116mm

165 x 38mm

130mm

1142mm

73.5º 73.5º

-10mm

425mm

70º 70º

-10mm

165 x 38mm

140mm

420mm

1032mm

73º 73º

N/A

110mm

1063mm

70.5º 70.5º

-30mm

420mm

-30mm

N/A

120mm

420mm

1083mm

N/A

130mm

1104mm

73º 73º

-30mm

420mm

70.5º 70.5º

-30mm

N/A

140mm

SIZE

GEOMETRY

KALULA 565mm axle to crown 550mm 414mm S 580mm 414mm M 610mm 414mm L ZUZA 545mm axle to crown 568mm 405mm S 593mm 405mm L MBUZI 545mm axle to crown 560mm 405mm S 585mm 440mm M 610mm 485mm L SHOVA 518mm axle to crown 560mm 405mm S 580mm 445mm M 610mm 490mm L NDIZA 480mm axle to crown 570mm 370mm S 605mm 370mm L ENZA ZULA S M L

470mm axle to crown 588mm 360mm 475mm axle to crown 560mm 405mm 585mm 460mm 615mm 500mm 640mm 535mm

XL KWELA 475mm axle to crown 555mm 405mm S 585mm 460mm M 605mm 500mm L 625mm 535mm XL

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APPAREL Now go. 01

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02 01. Morewood hoodie ‘zip’

02. Morewood hoodie ‘no zip’ 03. Makulu T-shirt ‘black’ 04. Morewood T-shirt ‘white’

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Everywhere.


MOREWOOD OFFICES MOREWOOD SOUTH AFRICA Morewood Engineering CC Factory Headquarters : No. 4 Harworth Rd, Mkondeni, Pietermaritzburg Tel : +27 (0)33 386 0345 info@morewoodbikes.com MOREWOOD EUROPE Sports Nut GmbH Bahnhofstr. 26, 72138, Kirchentellinsfurt Tel : +49 (0)7121 1447740 contact@sports-nut.de

WORLDWIDE DEALERS A-Z AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND Rouler Imports 36 Willowie Rd, Castle Cove, NSW Tel : +61 (0) 402 138 508 info@rouler.com.au CANADA Lama Cycles 181 Sanborn, #2, Sherbrooke Quebec, J1H1T5 Tel : 819 569 LAMA info@lamacycles.com CZECH REPUBLIC / SLOVAKIA Engram spol.s.r.o. Jalodvorska 830/13, 14200, Praha 4 Tel : +420 261 214 552 info@engrambikes.cz

FINLAND MTB Centre Kamajankuja 5 A 4, 36240 Kangasala Tel : +358 50 4333 163 tatu@mtbcentre.fi

ISRAEL AC-BIKES Haviva Raich 13, Kefar-Sava, 44283, Israel Tel : 972 9 7425337 acbikes@gmail.com

FRANCE B.S. Trading sarl 6, rue des Vosges, 68320 Holtzwihr Tel : +33 389 736 230 b.s.trading@wanadoo.fr

ITALY Bike Style Reichstr. 18/b Via Nazionale 39010, Gargazon Tel : +39 380 3205503 office@bikestyle.it

GERMANY / AUSTRIA / SWITZERLAND Sports Nut GmbH Bahnhofstr. 26, 72138, Kirchentellinsfurt Tel : +49 (0)7121 1447740 contact@sports-nut.de

JAPAN Yuris 346, Mashita, Katori-city, Chiba Tel : +81(0)478 83 3113 info@yuris.biz

GREECE A. Barakakis Ag. Ioannou 65, 15342, Athens Tel : +30 (0) 210 / 6018767 sales@911-shop.com

LATVIA / LITHUANIA / ESTONIA OKS Bruninieku street 20, 1018 Riga Tel : +37 173 14126 oks@ml.lv

HONG KONG Wun Pang Bicycle Company Limited Tel : (852) 247 69219 info@wunpangbicycle.com www.wunpangbicycle.com

NORWAY Bernh. Botolfsen AS Postboks 242 Okern, NO- 0510 Oslo Tel : +47 (0)226 30610 info@botolfsen.no

HUNGARY BEMP Kereskedelmi és Szolgáltató Kſt. Oz köz 53., II./3. 4400 Nyíregyháza Tel : +36 209 287 799 info@bemp.hu

PORTUGAL XCompany sba Rua do Emigrante 1 dto n 6 8150133 Sao Brás de Alportel Tel : +35 191 3544197 info@xcompany.com.pt

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SOUTH AFRICA Rush Sports Pty Ltd 21 Oldfield Park, 1 Haworth Road Mkondeni, Pietermaritzburg Tel : +27 (0)33 346 2300 sales@rushsports.co.za SPAIN & ANDORRA Melicbikes S.L. Passeig de l’estacio n 5 4-5, 43800 Valls Tel : +34 661 366 783 melicbikes@gmail.com SWEDEN Westman Racing Ehrensvärdsgatan 3, 212 13 Malmö Tel : +46 (0) 70 - 677 21 00 info@westmanracing.se UNITED KINGDOM Propel Distribution Ltd. UNIT 3, Mid Cornwall Business Centre, Par Moor Road, St Austell, Cornwall, PL25 3RT Tel : +44 (0) 1726 825038 sales@propelbike.com UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Morewood Bikes USA llc 542 Duncan Creek Rd, Fletcher, North Carolina Tel : +1 828 687 0788 moreusa@morewoodbikes.com

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