Bikeparks

Kona Dream Builds: Daniël Prijkel’s DIY Process 153 CR DL 29

I’ve been riding the Process 153 AL/DL 29 for most of 2018. It was my first 29er Enduro bike and it just fits my riding style. It’s a very solid frame, but the only downside is the weight of it, so when the carbon version

Kona is Hiring a Marketing Manager for Europe

The Kona Bicycle Company is seeking a full-time employee to manage European marketing operations as part of its global marketing department. This person must be a media relations master, a public speaker, a digital content producer, an avid and capable cyclist, an accomplished writer, an

German Kona rider Markus Zieher cruising at Bikepark Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis

German Kona rider Markus Zieher throws down a cruisy and casual lap at Bikepark Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis on the new Kona Operator.

Crankworx 2018

It’s been a whirlwind week as we wrapped up Crankworx Whistler, 2018 this past week. We rode the rollercoaster of a parched and smokey Whistler, BC for 10 days and what a ride it was! With no official booth on site, we spent most of

The New 2019 Operators Have Landed

The Descent is Everything We believe in the motto “Go big or go home.” With the all-new carbon Operator, we went big so you can go faster. This is the racehorse of downhill bikes. We’ve done extensive testing with World Cup racer Connor Fearon to

Kona rolling papers are here!

Let’s get lit! These may be the raddest packs of rolling papers ever… (well, since our last batch)  and you can pair them with your favorite recreational activity – bikes! Made from 100% hemp paper each individual pack contains 24 papers and 24 filters, they are

Whistler Opening Weekend

This past weekend was the big kickoff of bike park season with the opening of the Whistler Bike Park! Those of us at Kona USA and our Canadian offices are fortunate enough to live within just a short drive of the park, so it was

Processing the French Alps – Jordan Regnier and Alexander Kangas ride Tignes/Val D’ Isere

Ah, the French Alps. The land of good cheese and great wine. It also happens to be home to two high alpine bike parks that are the perfect proving ground for the all-new Kona Process. This past September, Kona Super Grassroots riders Jordan Regnier and

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

Stephane Pelletier Hearts New Zealand

Canadian Kona Grassroots rider Stephane Pelletier relocated to New Zealand to study late last year and his move just happened to coincide with the end of the Kiwi summer.  Jump on board with Stephane as he hits up Queenstown and Rotorua onboard his Kona Process 153 in this banging iPhone

Kona Ride 2017: Part 1 – The European Dealer and Press Launch.

Over 200 dealers from all over Europe joined us earlier this month in Serfaus, Fiss Ladis in the Tirolean Alps for the 2017 European product launch. We had an amazing time at the resort which has an incredible mix of natural and bike park trails. The dealers

10 Year Old Kenzie Nevard gets busy for the Escapade 7 crew

Production company Escapade 7 recently caught up with 10 Year old UK ripper Kenzie Nevard and produced this short and sweet little clip of him pinning it on some super fun looking trails. What were you doing when you were 10?