Video: Life as a Pro Cycling Mechanic

Kona Pro Cyclocross racer Kerry Werner is a force to be reckoned with, but his accomplishments between the

Hey Georgia! The Kona 2017 Demo Tour is Rolling Through March 23-26!

The Kona 2017 Demo Tour heads through Georgia this week and weekend! Thursday, March 23 from 12-5 at

Spencer Paxson Update and Arrangements with the Weather Gods

Kona veteran Spencer Paxson returns in 2017 for his seventh year with Kona Bikes, and provides an update after a long but productive winter. After the last few years dancing around the globe, Spencer has a refreshing “homecoming” season planned with his Adventure teammates Wicks,

Kona Dream Builds: Colin’s Big Honzo

It’s always nice to see custom Kona builds pop up on Vital MTB’s Bike of the Day! Colin’s

Chasing Sunshine in Malaga, Spain with the Kona PhD and Esatto Fast

The PhD and Esatto Fast are our quick-handling, extra-spicy city and fitness bikes. The quick way to work or the quick way to get your workout done, these two bikes feature the same Kona Superlight 7046 aluminum frame and full carbon fork, with a heads-up

Way Too Much Fun on the Kona Explosif!

The folks from Hairy Marron Bike Cafe just sent through this rad video of shop owner Paul’s Explosif on a super fun looking trail in Margaret River, Western Australia. Enjoy! Video by RockAfella Pictures.

Bicycling Magazine Reviews the 2017 Sutra – “The Kona Sutra Will Make You Want to Quit Your Job”

“The Sutra is a dangerous bike—not because of any structural issues, but because it’ll make you want to ride out of your office on a Tuesday and keep pedaling until you’ve reached the opposite coast.” – Caitlin Giddings In Bicycling magazine’s April Buyers Guide issue and online

Super Grassroots DH Racer Rae Gandolf Finishes Fifth in Season Opener

It wasn’t just our Pro’s racing in the weekend. With the ProGRT kicking off in Windrock, TN two

Kona Gravity Racer Josh Button Wins Gold at the Oceania Championships

Josh Button is well and truly back! After his show-stealing performance at the Cairns round of the UCI Downhill World Cup last year he suffered a massive injury, taking him out of rest of the season. He was able to ride in the World Champs

The 2017 Kona Demo Tour Wraps up its Florida Leg this Weekend

This Friday, Saturday and Sunday the 2017 Kona Demo Tour will hit up three separate Florida locations. All the details are on the flyers below. We’d love to see you if you are in the area, so get on down and swing your leg over a great selection of our

Built to Ride Hoodie Tees Now in the Kona Webstore

The Built to Ride Hoodie Tee is a midweight, long-sleeved, hooded t-shirt. More material than a t-shirt, but

Three Bikes in One: Pedal Bicycles on the Kona Major Jake

Tim Krone explains why his Major Jake is his favorite all rounder with a simple swap of the tires.

Hei Hei Trail Included in The Best of the 2017 Bike Magazine Bible List

Bike Magazine has just posted up their editors picks that form The Best of the 2017 Bike Magazine Bible story and our newest full carbon 140mm trail bike, the Hei Hei Trail made the cut. Picked by legendary MTB journalist and longtime Bike magazine contributor Mike

Brooklyn’s El Puente High School Cycling Club Goes Bike Touring

This high school cycling club has purchased six fully-outfitted Kona Sutra touring bikes to ride from Brooklyn, NY to Washington, DC later this year.

Kona Dream Builds: Graham Beaumont’s Hei Hei DL

We spied this gem of a Hei Hei DL on Instagram a while back and just had to share it. It turns out that the bike belongs to UK Super Grassroots rider Graham Beaumont. Graham has a penchant for all things anodized (hence the insane

Super Grassroots rider Nathan St. Clair Reports on his First DH Race of the Season

Kona Super Grassroots DH racer Nathan St. Clair lined up for his first race of the season at Race 1 of the Downhill Southeast Series Race at Bailey Mountain Bike Park. The field was stacked with local rippers as well as some World Cup regulars. Check

Ride a Kona Wo Fat Bike on the Arctic Ice Road This April!

You may have considered traveling somewhere to enjoy a bike tour, but have you considered doing so in

The 2017 Kona Demo Tour Heads to the Santos Fat Tire Festival

The 2017 Kona Demo Tour up and moves to the Santos Fat Tire Festival in Ocala, Florida this weekend. Camping spots are sold out, but you can still spend the day at the Santos Trailhead this weekend and swing your leg over a great selection of our

50 Rad Seconds of Alexander Kangas

Swedish Super Grassroots Enduro racer Alexander Kangas teamed up with Mountainbike STHLM to work on these two rad videos. The above is a very cool little shredit (that would be shred-edit) featuringAlexander railing his new 2017 Kona Process 153DL on his local trails, and then the

Kona Dream Builds: A Very Sweet Roadhouse from Belmar Bike Shop

A bike as rad as the Roadhouse deserves a bit of custom flair, and that’s just what Belmar Bike Shop in New Jersey has done with Alex’s bike. The Roadhouse already stands out from the crowd with its clear-over-raw finish and brass brazing on the Reynolds

Leah Maunsell Starts Her Season With a Win

New Kona Enduro Pro Leah Maunsell kicked off her 2017 race season off the same way she ended the last

Throw Back to Tokyo with Kerry Werner

Kerry Werner’s 2016-17 cyclocross season in extra time with a trip to Japan!

The 2017 Kona Demo Tour Starts March 3-5 at the Sedona Mountain Bike Festival

The 2017 Kona Demo Tour gets started this weekend at the Sedona Mountain Bike Festival! Head on down to Posse Grounds Park to swing your leg over a great selection of our 2017 models. For more info see the flyer below hit up Flagstaff Bike

Proteus Bike Shop Win Twice at Washington DC Bicyclist Choice Awards

Washington DC Kona dealer Proteus Bike Shop took home two awards last night at the Washington Area Bicyclists

Check out Aggy’s Full DarkFest Photo Gallery

I have to apologize. We have been sitting on Ale Di Lullo’s full DarkFest photo gallery for a couple of weeks now. With the epic Digging for Galena video dropping, we didn’t really want to clog your social media feed with so much Aggy radness. Now that

Ti Tuesday: Erik Tonkin’s Historic Hei Hei

The story of a Ti Kona bike is best heard from the source, and this is a good one!

Kona Super Grassroots Rider Jan Deenuwelaere Smashes World Record on his Major Jake

Kona Super Grassroots rider Jan Deenuwelaere had a pretty good weekend at at the Souldal Cyclocross Masters in Waregem,

Graham Agassiz in Digging for Galena – Full Film

From the peaks of the Selkirk Mountains above Retallack Lodge comes a new project from Graham Agassiz and Mindspark Cinema: Digging for Galena is a short film exposing the new Texas Peak trail through parallel storylines of exploration and adventure. Grab a cold one, sit back,

NSMB.com Reviews the Kona Wozo: “This bike was so much fun!”

NSMB.com with an in-depth review of Bluto fork and fat bike tire setup as well as three riders’ experiences on the Wozo in dirt and snow.

Ti Tuesday: A Beautifully Restored 1990 Kona Titanium

This week’s Ti Tuesday feature is extra-special, with a beautifully restored vintage Kona and a great story to go along with it.

Graham Agassiz in Digging for Galena: Trailer #2

At the turn of the century the wilderness surrounding Retallack Lodge teemed with fortune seekers, their lives bound to the rich ore hiding deep underground. We unearth those jewels in the creation of Texas Peak, a trail to end all trails. Watch the story unfold

Helen Wyman Goes 2nd at UCI C1 CX in Hoogstraten, Belgium

Kona’s Helen Wyman steps on to the podium at the UCI C1 cyclocross race in Hoogstraten, Belgium.

Bicycling Magazine Reviews the Kona Private Jake: “More than a cyclocross bike…”

“The Private Jake makes easy work of mountain bike trails, road rides, gravel paths, commutes, and (naturally) ‘cross courses.”

Winter Bikepacking with the Kona Sutra LTD and Unit

Morgan and Pat loaded up their steel Konas for a winter overnight outside of Vancouver.

Out of the Box with Connor Fearon and the Kona Hei Hei Trail

All too often we can get sucked into the same old habits. Same trails, same bike, same everything. Sometimes you’ve got to get out of the box. Live a little. Breathe. And then shred.

Not Far From Home is a Vimeo Staff Pick!

Here’s cause for celebration! Our video Not Far From Home with Erkki Punttila has been chosen by Vimeo as a Staff Pick! Watch the video below and head to the original Cog post for the full story.

Kona Dream Builds: Joonas’ Explosif

Today we’ve got a little bit of “you can also get it in Ti” Tuesday for you, featuring

Aggy Touches Down at Dark Fest

Fest Series fans rejoice! The first stop on the 2017 event calendar has arrived, and we’ve just received our first update from photographer Ale Di lullo who has joined the invite-only list of athletes in South Africa at the Pure Darkness compound for Dark Fest. “I can’t

Peloton Magazine Reviews the 2017 Kona Sutra LTD – “The Sutra is such a capable bike it could be your only bike.”

Peloton Magazine has just published their 2017 Adventure Issue and it features a great review of our drop

Digging for Galena – The Story of Texas Peak

For thousands of years we have been scratching through dirt and rock looking for both sustenance and fortune. Over a century ago, pioneers carved deep into the mountains of B.C.’s remote Kootenay region, risking ruin in exchange for an ore rich in silver, zinc and

Kona Wozo in Ireland: A Microadventure

Microadventure: an adventure close to home; cheap, simple, short, and yet very effective. A Local Microadventure Bikes, beer and a break from life. Words by William O’Connor, photos by Michal Dzikowski This story begins at my house, in a small village in the west of

Kona Gravity Rider Tegan Molloy Wins Australian National Series Downhill at Thredbo

Tegan Molloy is fresh off the top step of the podium at the second round of the Australian National Downhill Series at Thredbo.

Amira Mellor Looks Back on the 2017 Cyclocross World Champs

Amira looks back on the icy race courses that finished off the European World Cup cyclocross season.

Kona Dream Builds: Elliot’s Shonky AL

After spending the last four months saving and calling in favors from some very good friends, Elliot managed to piece together this very rad 2017 Shonky AL.

CX Worlds are Finished But Kerry Werner is Not!

These last couple weekends have been eye opening. They have really showed me some things I need to work on for next year, and I am excited about it.

Cory Wallace’s Incredible 2016 Stats

With 81 days spent racing, Kona Endurance Team rider Cory Wallace has just had his biggest year yet.

World Cup Racing from the Mechanic’s Perspective – Kerry Werner

Instead of boring you with a race report I’m writing to show you how a World Cup CX looks from a mechanic’s perspective. However…

Leah Maunsell and the Kona Big Honzo in Ireland is VOD on Pinkbike

Our video featuring Leah Maunsell riding her home terrain in Ireland on the Big Honzo is Video of the

7,500 km Aboard the Kona Sutra LTD – “An amazing all-purpose adventure bike…”

Which bike would you choose for 7,500 km of bike touring, both supported and fully loaded, through Australia and New Zealand?

Caleb Holonko is Back on Kona Super Grassroots for 2017

Caleb Holonko is back on the Kona Super Grassroots team, adding a 27.5 Operator and a Process 153 DL to his Kona quiver.