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Monthly Archives: November 2010

Graham Agassiz, an Operator FR, a CoilAir and a Singletrack Shambhala

Aggy’s Journey Into Neldor One man’s quest into mountain biking’s true Shire Home to house burning anarchists, vortex seeking rave artists and heavily bearded mountainites, Nelson, BC (aka “Neldor”) defies qualification. Mountains shrowded in old-growth forest play home to a … Continue reading

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Joe Smith Pinning it at the 5th Round of the BDS

Sick footage of one of the coolest looking tracks out there. look for our man Joe on his Operator Supreme at around 2:40

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Wicks is 2nd on Day 1. Ryan Wins Day 2 at Jingle Cross

It’s been a while since we’ve seen the Kona twin towers of Ryan Trebon and Barry Wicks tower above everyone on the podium, and for a brief moment, it looked as if the two lanky riders would regain their dominance … Continue reading

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Croatian MP’s Ride Kona Tickets

This comes from our bustling Facebook Fan page, a picture of Croatian Members of Parliament riding new 2011 Kona Ticket electric bikes. Looking sharp. The guy on the left must be a backbencher.

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Retro Kona

Every so often we get requests from our loyal fans concerning the vintage of certain Kona bikes and parts. For all of you who like to take matters into your own hands, check out the Kona Retro website. We actually … Continue reading

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Rockabilly Racing – Riders Ready: Race Report

Race Report – Rockabilly Racing’s 2010-2011 Indoor 4x #2 When registration opened on Tuesday night, the temperature outside was -6 degrees Celsius. Which as it turns out is pretty dang cold to be out racing bikes. But the temperature inside … Continue reading

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Erik Tonkin on Social Reality and Zero Sum Science

Humanity It’s hard to believe how quickly so much ground can be covered by bike. Yes, a mile is a mile here in New York City, just like anywhere. But the social reality of geography is ever changing. I think … Continue reading

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The Future is Bright

Check out this cool ad in a cool magazine: Enduro Tribe out of France. The Kona Abra Cadabra with embedded Magic Link video and 360 Abra Cadabra shot with mousing over the bike. Killing two birds with one stone thanks … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving From Your Friends at Kona

To all our beautiful American friends, enjoy the next four days of feasting and football watching. But of course, don’t forget to ride your bike. And if you find it difficult to get out onto the streets or the trails … Continue reading

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The Kona Family’s Latest Addition

Meet the latest addition to the Kona family, Charlotte (we’re still working on her middle name) Marcelet. She’s the apple of my eye. Her favorite pastimes include sleeping, drinking mom’s milk and diaper filling. All systems go. -Eddy

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Kona Jake What Mountain Bike – Value Award

2010 Kona Jake – “An adaptable go-anywhere all-rounder that’s both competent off-road and a sturdy option for touring or commuting”

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2011 Abra Cadabra 1st Look by MBR UK

Click on the image to see a large view of the Abra Cadabra 1st look

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