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Kona Dream Builds: Green Mile, Jason’s Libre Means Business

We’ve featured Jason and his shop Chainline Bikes more than anyone else here on our Kona Dream Builds pages. The California shop churns out amazing custom builds for its customers. Today, though, we have a special treat in the form of Jason’s own Libre. As

Ti Tuesdays With Kona: Seth’s Ti Esatto Commuter

Seth is in charge of warehouse logistics, shipping and our Konz showroom in North Vancouver. He’s also the son of one of the longest-running Kona employees, Dik Cox, and has been around the brand since his birth. A couple of years back he started racing

Win Kona Wah Wah II Pedals and Key Grips with Dirt Rag

We have partnered with Dirt Rag Magazine to give TWO lucky winners a pair of new Wah Wah II Pedals & Key Grips each! Head over to HERE to enter now! If you don’t feel like rolling the dice on entering and just want to

Kona Dream Builds: Mactalla’s Choose Your Own Adventure Rove NRB

The folks at Mactalla Cycles have built up this super cool Kona Rove NRB DL for one of their regular customers. To say they are happy with how it turned out would be somewhat of an understatement. “The bike was built up as a weekend

Must Watch: Admissions of an Amateur Bikepacker

Ben, from Johnson Studios, had the brilliant idea of bikepacking and self-filming a solo adventure in the Andes of Peru. He had zero bikepacking experience. He figured his biking and backpacking knowledge would simply become one making the journey a breeze! How hard could it

Gran Fondo Magazine Reviews the Libre and Rove ST.

Stefan Trocha of Gran Fondo Magazine spent ample time aboard the Libre and the Rove ST in Madeira and had positive reviews about both bikes. “The Kona Libre is the ideal choice for mountain bikers who want a bike with dropper-bars but don’t want to

Bicycling Magazine Recommend The Kona Dew E

Bicycling Magazine has started publishing their Editors Choice awards and our Dew-E commuter earned a coveted Recommended award in their “The Best E-Bikes You Can Buy Right Now” . “The Dew-E packs functionality and fun into a rather traditional and conservative package. Front and rear

In Pursuit of a Dream Build

Words and photos by Kona Ambassador Lita Monaghan. I am filled with excitement to have an opportunity to build my ultimate dream bike.  I also won’t lie–I hope to snag a highly coveted #KonaDreamBuilds patch in the process, too.   In this pursuit, I am

Kona Dream Builds: The Complete Commuter, David’s Rove St

You know when you’re scrolling through your favorite social media app and a random photo (or more than

Light Concerns

Words and photos by ambassador Seb DeMeris, who has a pretty big quiver of Konas! Our second theme for the ambassador program was “Light.” To see all of the “Winter” submissions, please click here. Light is what is missing during the winter when the days

CX Magazine Reviews the Libre DL

Cyclocross Magazine has been cruising around gravel roads, singletrack, and pavement aboard the 2019 Libre DL for the

A Sutra Chinese New Year

Kona Ambassador Ryan Lindsay Bartz has the good fortune to be able to travel around the globe with her Kona Sutra. For the past several months she’s been touring through Asia and taking in the sites and sounds afforded by a gorgeous, colorful culture. For