Cory Wallace wins Singletrack 6!

Friday’s Stage 6 on Three Blind Mice Trail in Penticton wrapped up this year’s Singletrack 6 event on

SRAM Release In The Know video with Connor Fearon

SRAM MTB have released the latest video in their In The Know series and it features Kona Gravity rider Connor Fearon tearing it up and it most definitely is a must watch!

Connor Fearon and Andrew Crimmins both qualify top five at Mont Sainte Anne

The 25th World Cup DH race at Mont Sainte Anne is shaping up to be hell of an one exciting final tomorrow! Combined with the well liked course changes the race kept a few other surprises in store for the qualifiers today. Well they were

Pinkbike.com take a close look at Fox’s Live Valve Equipped Kona

Pinkbike’s Richard Cunningham was given a look behind the curtain at Fox Racing Shox recently and their Advanced

PinkBike.com post massive Ashes to Agassiz Photo Epic

The folks over at PinkBike.com have just posted up one hell of an epic photo story from the upcoming Ashes to Agassiz movie. The gallery includes images from Harookz, Blake Jorgenson, Mitchell Scott, Mason Mashon and Sherpas Cinema. Ashes to Agassiz will be available on iTunes

The Kona Gravity Team sample the changes at Mont Sainte Anne for UCI DH Round 5

Not one single member of the Kona Gravity Team at Mont Sainte Anne this weekend was even born when the first World cup was run there 25 years ago. But that won’t stop them putting their mark on the track this weekend as the fifth

Grassroots Kona rider Dave Harder wins KR Enduro series Round 4

This time around the next stop of the KR Enduro series was close to home out at Moose

Cory Wallace continues winning streak on day 4 of Singletrack 6

Stage 4 at Myra Canyon in Kelowna, B.C. was tipped to be one of the most action-packed stages

MBR Magazine rate the 2016 Hei Hei: “The XC race bike that makes you grin, not grimace”

From MBR Magazine – XC race bikes: they’re nervous, twitchy thoroughbreds that just want to buck you into the weeds at the merest hint of a technical descent? Well, yes, broadly speaking – with a few exceptions – they’re built to be light and quick,

Romain Paulhan wins French cup DH #2 at Les Carroz and leads series

Romain reports – The FRENCH CUP round 2 was in LES CARROZ near to Chamonix valley. 7th in quali and 3rd in Final at LES ANGLES round #1, it was important to ride well to win some points for the overall. With a super feeling

Kris Sneddon Wins Singletrack3 and Cory Wallace leads Singletrack6 after three stages

After three stages of racing, the Kona Endurance Team is dominating. Kris Sneddon takes the win in men’s open, racing the three stage Singletrack3, and Cory Wallace leads men’s open after three of six stages. Let’s not forget husband and wife duo Norm Thibault and

Kona rolls out improved alloy 2016 MTB range

From Bike Radar: With Kona introducing new Fuse Independent Suspension to its Hei Hei XC series as well

Cory Wallace and Kris Sneddon lead Singletrack6 after Day 1

From Cory Wallace – Stage 1 of the Singletrack race started today with myself winning the stage and

Kona 2016 XC/Trail EU Press Launch video

Kona 2016 XC/ Trail EU Press Launch – Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis, Austria. Completely new and redesigned 2016 Hei Hei, Kahuna and Honzo platforms. Check konaworld.com for more.

A fatbike adventure on the wild atlantic way

Baking in the sun outside the ‘Rusty Mackerel’ a picture perfect pub in a forgotten corner of south west Donegal on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, I watch as the owner of the pub spins past on Garry’s fatbike. “I am cruising” he shouts , cigarette

Grit.CX reports on the 2016 Kona XC/Trail launch at Serfaus•Fiss•Ladis

From Grit.CX: Austria. Home of high alpine trails, milkmaids and for a weekend in July, Kona bikes. We

Rookie of the Year Slopestyle at Kona Rookie Games

From Pinkbike: Youngsters are abuzz, talking about backflips, 360s, and tailwhips – role models like Antoine Bizet, Sam Pilgrim, and Brett Rheeder are being discussed – this is slopestyle, considered by many to be the pinnacle of mountain biking. Competition at an early age in

Kona KX1 DH Team – French National Championships Video

Back from Oz en Oisans for the 2015 French Downhill Championships, the Kona-X1 Racing Team pilots are happy about their results. Romain Paulhan ended up 7th and Julien Piccolo, who has been injured since Leogang World Cup round, is back with a 21st place. For

Meghan Kindree wins the Squamish GearJammer on the Ti Explosif

Meghan reports: If you want to race the best trails in Squamish, you MUST race the Gear Jammer.

Team Cycling Point Lenzerheide XCO Race Report (Czech)

Team Kona Cycling Point Team rider Karla Štěpánová participated in the 3rd round of UCI World Cup in Lenzerheide Switzerland a few weeks back. It was very hard to complete the seven laps in the extremely hot weather, but Karla made it! After a lot

2016 Kona European Dealer Launch a Big Success

It was an amazing three days of riding and festivities in the beautiful resort village of Serfaus, Austria. With nearly 200 dealers from around Europe converging on Kona’s full line-up of 2016 bikes, sunny weather, fantastic Austrian hospitality and great friends new and old, Kona’s

Golden Mettle – Paxson Makes Memorable Showing at the 2015 Pan American Games

Kona Endurance Team rider Spencer Paxson, flying the red, white and blue of Team USA, rallied to a passionate 6th place finish in the Men’s Cross Country Mountain Bike event at the 2015 Pan American Games in Ontario on Sunday.  This was Kona’s first representation

Ashes To Agassiz: The Fall and Rise of a Mountain Bike Superstar TRAILER LIVE NOW!

Kona is proud to present, in association with Monster Energy, SRAM, Giro, and Pinkbike… Ashes To Agassiz:  The Fall and Rise of a Mountain Bike Superstar It’s been a journey, you could say. A real barnburner. A man at the top of his professional prowess,

2015 Bellingham Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic proudly supported by Kona

The main objective of the 2015 Bellingham Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic was to empower more local women to

Kona Endurance Team Rider Spencer Paxson features in the Bellingham Herald

  The Bellingham Herald ran a great story on Spencer Paxson’s PanAm games selection and build up a

Lightning strikes, hike a bikes, and being in the right place at the right time – Kenda Cup Race Report

From Nicholas Lemke – As a cyclocrosser, my primary goals for the ‘off-season’ are to build base fitness

Kona Super Grassroots rider Tapio Kymäläinen podiums at Enduro Nordic Championships In Åre Sweden

From Tapio Kymäläinen – Last Saturday was the first ever Nordic Championships in MTB Enduro with 247 riders

Antoine Bizet takes the top spot at 26Trix in Leogang *updated with even more video

It wasn’t all about the downhill this weekend at Leogang, coinciding with the world cup action was one of the oldest slopestyle competitions in the MTB world, 26Trix. For Kona it was a similar story to the DH, with Kona Gravity Team rider Antoine Bizet

Kona and Bicycle Express Team up for NEMBAfest 2015

A few weekends back saw the gathering of the (mostly) New England mountain bike tribe at the beautiful

Super Grassroots rider Leah Maunsell wins Round 3 of the Vitus First Tracks Enduro Cup

Rising Irish enduro star and Kona Grassroots rider Leah Maunsell has gone and won yet another enduro event.

BCBR Day 7 – Kona Finishes Strong, Paxson and Sneddon Go 2-3, Wicks 5th

For the past seven days, a microcosm of intrepid humanity has been riding mountain bikes through the deep

BCBR Day 6 – Kona Boys Put to the Test in Squamish, Fight to Maintain Top Spots

Pure sport is a beautiful thing because of the way it unfolds with no script. While it takes

BCBR Day 5 – The Battle Heats Up, Paxson’s Comeback Continues

Moon dust on the North Shore! Rare conditions for this part of the world, known much better for

Lenzerheide World Cup DH track practice with the Kona Gravity Team

It’s hard to believe that we are already halfway through the DH World Cup, the Kona Gravity Team has arrived in Lenzerheide (Switzerland) for round four of 2015’s seven round series. The track here at Lenzerheide is brand spanking new, having been built in time

BCBR Day Four – Sneddon Hangs it All Out on Canada Day, Paxson Snatches Another Stage Win

It was a long, muscly day for Stage 4 of the BC Bike Race. Today saw a quintet of the top GC contenders stick together almost all day, with relatively little separation until the final climb. Kris defended the yellow jersey successfully, posting a wildly

Loic Bruni Announces ‘Team France’ for Crankworx Challenge and Selects Antoine Bizet

The first team captain for the Crankworx Les 2 Alpes France vs. The World has selected his team. After being named the French team captain by the Crankworx World Tour, top downhill mountain biker Loic Bruni is set to take on the world with nine

Kona Endurance Team Rider Cory Wallace Reports in from the 2015 Marathon World Champs

The 2014 World Marathon MTB Championships in South Africa started slowly with me hovering around the top 50

Santiam Bicycle hold their own at Northwest Cup Round 3

This last weekend at Ski Bowl in Mt Hood, Oregon was the third stop for the Northwest Cup.

Connor Fearon makes movie magic with an iPhone in Pila, Italy

We dropped a little Instagram clip the other day from Connor’s downtime between World Cups. Well unbeknownst to us, he was working on the full iPhone edit! Well it just hit Vimeo and it is most definitely is a minute well spent.

BCBR Day Three – Sneddon Shreds into Yellow, Paxson Surges Back into Contention

A real race is on hand at the front end of the Open Men’s category of the BC

BCBR Day Two – The Drama Sets In, Paxson Prances Off Course, Wicks and Sneddon into 2nd and 3rd

A bike race isn’t much to read about without any drama and unexpected excitement. Today delivered just that

BCBR Day One, Paxson Prances into Yellow – Wicks in 2nd, Sneddon 4th

Sunny skies and the driest trail conditions in Cumberland’s history greeted the riders for Stage 1 of the

German kids choose Kona Shred Bikes for School (German)

Thanks to former Kona European professional rider Harry Lipp, German school kids are now getting the chance to

BCBR Day Zero, Seven Days for Seven Years

A seven-day mountain bike stage race is a special way to amass a bundle of good living and

Kona Process 153DL makes the Prestigious Dirt 100 List

Back in November 2014 the Process 153DL made the 2015 Dirt 100 product list, Dirt Magazine’s annual list of the best products and innovations within the mountain bike industry. Well they have just started posting up all the individual items on their website and we