Bike Magazine reviews the Supreme Operator “It’s a bike that you could be confident rallying all season”

“It’s a bike that you could be confident rallying all season without giving it too much thought or concern.” Bike Magazine’s resident downhiller Anthony Smith spent all summer aboard our 27.5 Operator platform, his review has just gone live online at Bikemag.com. Anthony praises the

Pedaliero Team Reports from the German Enduro One Series

Here’s an update from Kona-supported pedaliero team in Germany, who have been busy racing the regional enduro series

Introducing the Kona Quebec CX Team supported by La Cordée. 

#crossiscoming is a hashtag we see everywhere leading into cross season, and there is good reason to get excited

Pedaliero Magazine Reviews the Hei Hei Trail DL (German)

“The Kona Hei Hei Trail DL is one great combination of trail performance and a downhill rocket.” The

Jingle Jangle Christmas Cross in September – Kerry Werner on His Career Best World Cup Result

Words by Kerry Werner. Photos by Meg McMahon. Jingle Cross. In September. You’re probably thinking exactly what everyone else is thinking, so here’s some background. The name Jingle Cross is used because in years past, before it was a World Cup, the race was held

“This bike took us on roads we didn’t even know existed” Road Bike Action wander on the Sutra Ltd

“This bike took us on roads we didn’t even know existed” Maybe we should have sent the folks

Pretty in Pink: Kerry Werner talks us through his new Super Jake

I was able to hop on the Major Jake, same geometry as the Super Jake, back in July when I spent some time with the Kona crew for the video shoot we did for the Major Jake release. The setup on that bike was the

The Kona Process G2 is Here!

You’ve been waiting patiently, and we appreciate that. We’re proud to introduce the first major revision of our popular Process platform: the Process G2. The Process has a long history of dominating the descents, and with this new design, now has climbing manners more commonly

Ride a New 2018 Kona in Boise, ID and Sun Valley, ID this Weekend

Hey Idaho! The fall swing of the Kona Demo Tour is underway! Want to try out a new 2018 Kona,

Laura Turpijn and the Kona LTD Team take the Win at the Assen 24 hour race

This past weekend was all about KonaLTD teamwork. Linja, Roy, Dave, Laura, Martijn (Linja’s partner) and Lotte traveled

Watch Kona Enduro Pro Rider Scott Countryman Shred His Carbon Honzo

Kona Enduro Pro Rider Scott Countryman teamed up with fellow shredder and filmmaker Mason Bond and whipped up this very cool clip of Scott shredding his local trails on his carbon Honzo!

In Tune: Filmmaker Adison MacDonald and Stephane Pelletier produce a banger!

Filmmaker Adison MacDonald and Stephane Pelletier have produced a banger of a little clip here. Stephanne rallies his Operator on Whistler’s trails while Adison creates a moody yet inspiring vibe that is guaranteed to make you question why you are looking at a computer screen

Cross is Here: Kerry Werner heads to Rochester for the Season Opener

The tension was building for some time now. #crossiscoming was all over the social media outlets, people were getting new bikes, kits, etc, posting schedules, and feeling generally gitty (at least I was). This past week those sensations only increased as the temperature dropped and

The Kona Demo Tour Hits Leavenworth on Thursday With New 2018 Bikes!

The fall swing of the Kona Demo Tour has begun! Want to try out a new 2018 Kona, including the all-new Process G2, Remote, and Rove NRB? Well you can this Thursday, September 14th at Arlberg Sports Haus in Leavenworth, Washington! Meet up with us outside the

Bike Magazine (Heart) the Steel Honzo “I often found myself going fast into rock gardens only to remember at the last second that I was on a hardtail.”

“Defiant of its weight, the frame’s stiff rear end makes it feel sportier than most chromoly hardtails, and more precise, too.” Jonathan Weber at Bike Magazine built up one of our seminal steel Honzo’s a few months back, has candid review dropped in Bike Magazine

Rhys Verner Rides the Kona Process G2 in British Columbia’s Sea to Sky Corridor

Kona pro team rider and Sea to Sky shredder Rhys Verner is a perfect match for the all new Process G2. Together, they climb efficiently and descend in harmony. The Process has a long history of dominating the descents, and with this new design, now has

Bike Rumor posts their Rove LTD First Impressions “It’s a bike that is distinctly Kona in its execution”

“The steel purists should love the LTD, but even those who don’t have a “steel is real” tattoo will be able to appreciate the ride quality.” We had Zach from BikeRumor.com join us in Squamish recently for the launch of our new Rove LTD and Rove

The Kona Demo Tour is Back on the Road with New 2018 Bikes!

The fall swing of the Kona Demo Tour gets started next week! Want to swing a leg over a new 2018 Kona, including the all-new Process G2, Remote, and Rove NRB? Your first chance is this upcoming Wednesday, September 13th at Sun Mountain in Winthrop, Washington! Meet

The Kona Supremes are Hosting a Women’s Ride in Bellingham September 8th

The Kona Supremes are hosting a ride in Bellingham just for the ladies this Friday evening. Check out

Check Out the Kona Gravity Team’s Custom World Championships Operators!

As has become tradition at this time of year, Kona Gravity Team manager Mathieu Dupelle has been working hard on custom graphics for Connor Fearon, Anthony Poulson, and Magnus Manson in anticipation of this weekend’s 2017 UCI Downhill World Championships.

Dirt Rag Reviews the Kona Hei Hei Trail DL: “This bike has all day epic adventure written all over it.”

Karl Rosengarth from Dirt Rag is normally in charge of Dirt Rag’s beer reviews, but for this special occasion was granted the task of reviewing a Hei Hei Trail for his friends at Kona. Here’s a taste of Karl’s experience with the bike: “The Hei Hei Trail

Kona Rove ST… Now with Thru-Axles and More Tire Clearance

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

Peloton Magazine says “the Kona Rove NRB defies expectations…”

“What do you do if you’re given an open-ended brief to make whatever drop-bar bike you want? If

More Kona MTB Hardtails with Big Updates

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

Three Kona Bikes on Bike Magazine’s 10 Best Hardtails Under $2000

If there has ever been an accolade for our MTB Hardtail and Honzo ranges, this is it: three

Say Hello to the Kona Rove NRB and Rove NRB DL!

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

My Kona: Jake and the Zone LTD

Jake Heilbron is one of Kona’s co-founders, a lover of bikes, and a year-round commuter to our Vancouver, BC offices.

The New Kona Dr Dew: the Raddest Dew Yet?

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

Kona Big Honzo and Big Honzo DL: New Graphics, New Spec

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

An Update from Connor Fearon as Three Kona Gravity Riders Prepare for the DH World Champs in Cairns

Earlier this week the Australian National DH team was announced and Kona Gravity team rider Connor Fearon made the list along with teammates Josh Button and Tegan Molloy. You may be wondering what Connor’s been up to recently and may have noticed his absence from

The New Kona Rove LTD: Reynolds 853 Steel and 650B Wheels

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

CX Magazine Rides the All New Kona Jake: “A worthy successor in the company’s long history of cyclocross bikes…”

CX Magazine gets into geometry considerations and comparisons, spec talk and ride impressions, and a huge gallery with images of all three Jake models.

The New Kona Explosif… Damn!

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

Finding Remote with Graham Agassiz and Matt Stevens

Your escape. Your secret stash. Your remote. The place you long to be all week, and can’t wait to head out to, even if just for the day. The Kona Remote is the bike to get you there.

Introducing the All New Kona Remote with Bosch Pedal Assist

Whether you’re a fisherman, an outdoorsman, or a recreational enthusiast, the Kona Remote can take you where you want to go and get you there quickly.

Sampling the Goods at the 8th Annual Kona Ride Launch

For the second year in a row, hundreds of Kona dealers from across North America – and even some from as far as Australia and South America – descended on the quaint little logging town of Squamish, British Columbia for the 8th annual Kona Ride. They were there

Layton Meyers wins USA National Champ Enduro title at Snowshoe

Our trip started at 5 AM on Sunday. We flew to Baltimore, and from there we drove five

Scott Countryman and Becky Gardner report from Aspen EWS

All Photos: Sven Martin Becky Gardner and Scott Countryman gathered with the top enduro athletes in the world at the World Enduro Series, Aspen recently. Racing enduro takes skill and strength but racing an EWS is a whole different animal. Racing the best in the

Stage Racing the North East Kingdom Way

Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom has always been a place that contains multitudes. Dairy farmers brush shoulders with hippies at the bar, tractors share the roads with SUVs, and more than one piece of singletrack shares the forest with vast networks of maple syrup sap lines. Since

Kona Supreme Operator Wins World of Mountain Bike Magazine’s Bike Park Award (German)

German magazine World of Mountain Bike recently reviewed the Kona Supreme Operator as part of a massive nine

Cross/Roads with Kerry Werner and the All New Kona Jake

Cross/Roads Kona Pro cyclocross racer Kerry Werner knows that ‘cross is always coming. He sees his everyday training rides as an opportunity to get rad. In Cross/Roads, we take you into Kerry’s world prior to the 2018 cyclocross season. We apologize in advance if you

Introducing the All New Kona Jake

Versatile, race-bred cyclocross bikes ‘Cross racing, commuting, backroad adventuring, the Jake is one of the most versatile bikes in the Kona lineup. The Jake has a long pedigree here at Kona – twenty years to be exact. It began as a race-bred cyclocross bike but

Multi-Surface, Multi-Purpose: the New Kona Rove and Rove DL

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

Big Updates for Kona’s MTB Hardtails This Year

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

Introducing the New Kona Unit and Unit X

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

Load Up and Head Out with the New Kona Sutra and Sutra LTD

With new Kona models arriving in your local bike shop over the next couple of weeks, we’re doing a series of posts here on the Cog to introduce the new bikes. Keep an eye here all week for rad new bikes and updates to current

2017 Kona Rookie Camp at Bikepark Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis

Photos by Christian Waldegger. Brace yourself for a jam-packed week of MTB action at Kona Rookie Camp! About 200 rookies are headed to the MTB-Festival Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis from July 31 to August 6 in pursuit of fun and speedy times. Every single one of them will

Garry Davoren – My Kona

Bike shop owner, whiskey drinker, trail builder, sponsor, husband, friend, skate park designer, fat bike advocate. You can pick any of these to describe long time Kona friend Garry Davoren. Garry’s passion for fat tires – and more importantly, for cycling as a whole –

MBR Magazine give the Hei Hei 9 out of 10 in latest review “Kona has taken the Hei Hei to another level”

Alan Muldoon from UK magazine MBR recently requested our base model alloy Hei Hei for review, the bike retails in the UK for £2,399.00 ($2499 in the USA and $3499 in Canada), we were pretty excited to see what their verdict would be on a bike