Bikepacking

How The Light Gets In

There is a crack in everything (there is a crack in everything)That’s how the light gets in — Leonard Cohen Words and photos by Kona Ambassador Trevor Browne. Check out more of Trevor’s delicious road-ready recipes at Messkitmag.com. The feeling that this trip might not

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

What’s in Cory Wallace’s Messkit?

Trevor Browne of Messkit Magazine (and also a Kona Ambassador!) took the time to interview our marathon-man, Cory Wallace about his adventuring and what exactly fuels him on his trips. Cory relies on a wide array of foods and powders to make it through his

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

The Radavist Reviews The Big Honzo CR DL “This bike has been so much fun that I haven’t touched my full suspension”

Locke Hassett posted up his in-depth and rather glowing review of our Big Honzo CR DL on The Radavist yesterday. If you are considering purchasing this bike (or looking for some affirmation you made the right decision) then we thoroughly recommend you give it a

Erkki Puntilla’s Winter

Kona Ambassador Erkki Punttila has contributed quite a bit to Kona over the years. He’s the face to

Bikepacking: The White Rim Trail

IIt all started with a brainstorm amongst the Kona Adventure Team misfits. We were trying to figure out some adventures we could pair with races we wanted to hit on the calendar. Grand Junction off road was on the list so I reached out to

A Dew Reimagined Turns into the Ultimate Cargo Bike

Words by Kona Adventure Team Rider Spencer Paxson. “For those skeptical action-oriented new parents out there, it turns out that cargo biking is a way, for me at least, to experience a terrific oxymoron: to step out of one comfort zone while staying completely comfortable.

Levi Koroscil’s Excellent New Zealand Adventure

TransNZ is like no other race around. It brings together riders from around the world into a supportive encouraging race environment. This six-day event travels through the South Island of New Zealand. Hitting up some of the best riding locations in the area. Pushing the

Earning Turns

Art and words by Ambassador Gretchen Leggitt. Photos by Paris Gore. Merriam-Webster Dictionary’s definition of the word “tour” is : a journey for business, pleasure, or education often involving a series of stops and ending at the starting point. I suppose this definition accurately breaks down the components of why I am addicted to

All The Ladies in the Place…

Today is International Women’s Day. While we think it’s fantastic to honor women and what they’ve brought to the sport, we think it’s important to do this every day—and not just on this one day. Kona is fortunate to have an amazing crew of women