Max Shreds the…Shred

Remember that feeling of freedom when you were a kid on your bike? Your little world expanded from your driveway to your street to your entire neighborhood. If you were curious enough to explore off-road you probably had adventures skidding through the fallen leaves, smashing

Kerry Werner Charm City CX

As the North American Cyclocross season winds down we’re toasting a cold one to Kerry Werner. Kerry’s consistent riding earned him a second place overall in the US Cup Cyclocross Series aboard his Super Jake. Curious what the doubleheader weekend of a cross race is like?

Kona Grassroots rider Dalton Anderson shreds 100 Mile with Style

Kona Grassroots ripper Dalton Anderson and filmer Kenan Kovacs teamed up to produce this rad clip from the

Hard Tales, Light and Fast, The Tools for 140-km of Slack-Country Shredding

What do you carry for big rides in your back yard? Here at Kona, exploring the rituals of

The Brand New Kona Wah Wah II Composite Pedal is Available Now!

The Wah Wah II PP pedal. History evolved. Now lighter (360 grams a pair), brighter, and better for your wallet. Built from a super durable plastic composite, the Wah Wah II PP comes in six colors and is available now at US Kona dealers and

Helen Wyman Reigns in Spain

Kona Cyclocross racer Helen Wyman’s season just keeps on gaining momentum. This weekend she raced in Spain for

Le Nouveau Kona Explosif…

EXPLOSIF L’héritage de Kona en matière de hardtails en acier est ancien et le nouvel Explosif est un

Quebec’s Festival De Cyclocross is happening this Saturday the 11th November!

As the North American CX season is winding down, the boys in Quebec wanted to end things with a bang and are putting on a super CX Festival this weekend. It’s not another racing event, but a proper Cyclocross festival that reminds us just how

Irish Kona Dealer Green Bikes Posts First Look at the 2018 Kona Honzo CR Trail DL

Connor Campbell and the crew at Green Bikes in Ireland have produced this great little first look at

The Kona Fall Demo Tour Wraps up in California This Weekend

The 2017 Kona Fall Demo Tour wraps up this weekend and this is your last chance to sample the new Process G2 in both 27.5 and 29, Hei Hei Trail, Rove NRB, and Remote. For this final weekend, we’ll be kicking things off at The Trail

Helen Wyman Wins in Koppenburg

Helen Wyman racked up her fourth win of the CX season on board the redesigned Kona Super Jake this past weekend in Koppenburg, beating out some solid international competition. Her latest CX Diaries video recaps the race and is embedded below, as well a few more photos

2 for 2, Thoroughly Gnarly, Totally Balmy – Spencer Paxson Checks in from a Weekend of Kona’s Backyard ‘Cross Scene

Team Rider Spencer Paxson checks in from a messy weekend of local cyclocross action in Kona’s back yard in western Washington. While our cyclocross superstar A-Team of Helen Wyman and Kerry Werner tear up the international and national ‘cross season, Adventure Team rider Spencer has

Loo-vull Sluggin: Kerry Werner’s weekend of two halves

After a week of Airbnb’ing in Louisville (pronounced like you have a mouth full of jelly beans, hence my title), I was eager to get after racing. We stayed about two miles from the course and a lot of my rides went by the venue

The Kona Supremes report on the Roam Bike Fest 2017

This past weekend the Supremes soaked up the sun at the first ever women’s mountain bike festival hosted

The Kona Canada Webstore is Open!

You asked for it and you got it, the brand new Kona Canada webstore is open. You can now shop for a plethora of Kona goodies, from our ever-expanding range of t-shirts, socks, drink bottles and coffee cups, all the way to replica team kits and

“perhaps the beginning of the reinvention of the road bike market with a focus towards more versatile and adventurous experiences” Off-Road.cc Rates the new Roves

In early October Off-Road.cc joined Kona in Southern Spain to test Kona’s new Rove line of bikes and more. Check out their first impression of the Roves here or by clicking the image below. “The question that has to be asked then is this: just what

“The Sutra LTD Was Born for Adventure” Velo De Route Reviews the Sutra LTD (French)

Amaël Donnet from the French magazine Velo De Route recently joined us in the Andalusian region of Spain for three

THE KONA DEMO TOUR CONTINUES INTO SOCAL THIS WEEKEND

The Kona Demo Tour is on the road with the new Process G2 in both 27.5 and 29,

German Grassroots rider Leopold Erhardt finds a little Light In The Storm

After one year of planning, switching up those plans, arranging and healing, Toby Seig and German Kona Grassroots rider Leopold Erhardt finally went on location to begin filming. The two wanted this video to reflect how Leo felt over the past months and how he

Erik Tonkin – My Kona

While Erik Tonkin doesn’t technically “work” for Kona, the guy is undoubtedly part of our family. He’s raced cross for us, he’s discovered and mentored some of our most legendary cross country and CX racers and he’s been heavily involved in the testing and development of our

Kerry Werner rolls out some Cincy Consistency

Doug and I spent a relaxing week in Winston Salem before arriving in Cincinnati for the Cincy CX weekend, kicking off at Devou Park. We set up on Friday afternoon and I pedaled a lap, before heading out on the road. The course was set

Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad, Helen Wyman nabs two more wins on the Super Jake

Meatloaf said (sung) it best on his Bat Out of Hell LP and Helen Wyman and her Super Jake lived it this last week, Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad. Check out Helen’s latest CX Diaries below as she recounts her two wins and her fifth pace

Introducing Everyday E-Bikes from Kona, the Splice-E and Dew-E

Kona’s Everyday E-Bikes The Splice-E and Dew-E are based on our popular and stable handling Splice and Dew models, but with the added bonus of Bosch electric assist. These capable transportation bikes will take you further with each pedal stroke, making quick work of your

Kona’s Kids’ Bikes Get Big Updates for 2018

The Kona Ride for Kids What would you say if we told you that you could drop 3 pounds off the weight of your bike? We assume you’d say “yes please!” Now, imagine it’s your kid’s bike. And that we’ve done it. That’s right, for

“This is a bike for the majority: comfy, fast, light and efficient.” Mountain Flyer reviews the Kona Hei Hei DL

“With a longer travel bike, the fun factor is high, but the Hei Hei reminded me there is more to riding than going downhill. This is a bike for the majority: comfy, fast, light and efficient.” – Chad Cheeney Mountain Flyer writer and Kona Super

Helen Wyman and her Kona Super Jake hit the top step in Nacht van Woerden

After a weekend racing that Kona Cyclocross rider Helen Wyman would probably rather forget, she redeemed herself with a mid-week night

Cory Wallace’s Indian Adventures at the MTB Himalaya

After one of the strongest kickoffs to a season ever, the summer racing season hit a large speed

Connor Fearon and his Carbon Process take Silver at the Aussie Enduro Champs

Words: Connor Fearon Photos: Kane Narrat I was really excited for the Australian Gravity Enduro National Champs this year, it was being held at Fox Creek MTB trails which happen to be my local riding spot. I’ve ridden at this location since I was 10

Check out Helen Wyman’s latest CX Diaries

Kona Cyclocross racer Helen Wyman had another great pair of races this weekend. Unfortunately, she was unable to

Kerry Werner Doubles Up at DCCX

After a weekend off, which I spent training and rebooting mentally I was looking forward to getting back between the tape. I was especially looking forward to the weekend because I convinced Kerry Shields, Emily’s dad, to drive his RV up (Henceforth I will refer

Aggy Re-Signs With Kona for 2018

It’s been over a decade since Kona joined forces with Graham Agassiz, a long tenure full of highlights and memories, and so many good times in the bank. As another summer comes to a close here in North America, cooling temperatures and falling leaves seem just

The Kona Demo Tour Rolls into the Bay Area This Weekend

The Kona Demo Tour is on the road with the new Process G2 in both 27.5 and 29, Hei Hei Trail, Rove NRB, and Remote. Wanna see when we’ll be in your neck of the woods? Head over to our Demo Tour Page. This weekend we’ll

Ups and Downs with the Kona Gravity Team and the 2017 World Cup DH Season

The 2017 World Cup season was one of ups and downs for the Kona Gravity team. There was much to look forward to with Connor Fearon coming off a great 2016 season, Josh Button and Tegan Molloy anticipating the World Championships on home turf, and

Process G2 – Built With Purpose – The Directors Cut

Just like the original Blade Runner movie has seven different versions, so too does our G2 Process Launch Video (well…not seven, just two actually). When we recently released our video, featuring U21 Enduro phenom Rhys Verner tearing BC’s Sea to Sky trails a new one,

Kona Quebec Grassroots CX Rider Laurie Arseneault Wins Twice in one Weekend

Switching discipline isn’t an easy task. When local Quebec athlete Laurie Arseneault got into Cyclocross as an attempt to stay competitive in the cross-country offseason, we couldn’t have known just how tough she would be. Between the rain, ankles injuries, school, and work, she proved

Kona Cyclocross star Helen Wyman takes her first season win

Kona’s newly redesigned carbon Super Jake found its way onto the top step of of a Swiss podium in the weekend, piloted by legendary Kona CX superstar Helen Wyman. It’s her third podium of the season and sure sign she is back in top form! “This

Ryan Gardner battles it out in Ashland at the California Enduro Series Finale

Ashland, Oregon is a bit of an oddball in the California Enduro Series, mainly due to its location outside of California. But the town and its trails, just a few minutes over the Northern California border are just too good to pass up. This year,

Are you the next Kona Communications Manager?

The Kona Bicycle Company is looking for a full-time Communications Manager to work in our global Marketing & Communications Department.  Applicants must be able to write copy and produce all types of contemporary content at an expert level, ride bikes like the wind, work well with a

Watch Kona Rider Jonathan Maunsell in MTB Heroes Season 2

This Saturday, Episode 2 of the Fast Fokus Series, MTB Heroes airs on InsightTV and features Irish Kona rider Jonathan Maunsell getting radical in Norway. You can get a one-month free trial to Insight TV to watch the 24-minute episode if you want to watch it on Saturday, although

Join the Kona Supremes for their Monthly Ride on Friday in Bellingham, WA

Come join the Kona Supremes in Bellingham, WA this Friday for their monthly no drop ride! They are

The Kona Demo Tour Hits Tahoe and Auburn This Weekend

The Kona Demo Tour is on the road with the new Process G2 in both 27.5 and 29,

Helen Wyman and her Kona Super Jake Make Another Podium Appearance

Much like Kerry Werner in North America over the weekend, Kona Cyclocross Pro Rider Helen Wyman had a weekend of mixed results. Helen and her Super Jake had a fight on their hands with a podium chasing event on Saturday which was followed by a

The All New Kona Key Grip Is Available Now

We have some cool new Kona components coming out this fall and we are kicking things off with our very sexy single lock-on grip, The Key Grip. The Key Grip is 30mm in diameter x 136mm long and features a solid closed-ended design, as well

Kona’s Kerry Werner goes in to battle at the Charm City Slug Fest

I was checking the weather all week. The meteorologists where calling for 80% chance of rain on Sunday and I couldn’t have been happier. I was looking for something to break up the racing so I wouldn’t have to think so much during. However, then

Lost Trails Found, Trans Cascadia 2017

An adventure in the woods. Rustic trail. Real fast. Part race, part revelry, part trail stewardship, the Trans Cascadia is all about uncovering ancient trails, creating a valuable resource for those who like to share good times amongst friends going self-powered through the woods on

Come Join Us At Outerbike This Weekend

The Kona Demo Tour is on the road with the new Process G2 in both 27.5 and 29, Hei Hei Trail, Rove NRB, and Remote. Wanna see when we’ll be in your neck of the woods? Head over to our Demo Tour Page. This weekend we’ll

“Always up for a trail party…” NSMB.com’s Long Term Review of the Kona Operator DL

NSMB.com has just published their long term review of our Operator DL after joining us at our Retallack

Roving the Kootenays with Morgan and Stephanie

Everyone has their own special place, and to Morgan and Stephanie of Found in the Mountains, that’s the Selkirk Mountains in British Columbia’s West Kootenays.

Everything You Need to Know About Kona’s New Process Bikes from Pinkbike

“It’s pretty happy to carry speed over anything you point it at, but it’s also a bike that can dance. Now, that is a surprise. The aluminum bike never felt like it had a big footprint to me, likely due to that tiny rear end

Helen Wyman and the Kona Super Jake Find the Podium in Belgium

Helen Wyman is off to a strong start this season after a broken collarbone dashed her hopes of