Lost and Found by Markus Zieher

Words by Ambassador Markus Zieher It´s that Time of the year again when the sun sets down early. We are moving towards winter. That means short or no evening sessions at the Dirt Jumps cause we lost the sun light. But @s-trails_2.0 found a solution. He „just“ built some kind

Lost and Found in Dreams

Photos // Ambassador Alex Luise. Rider // Ambassador Simone Medici. “To find oneself again one must have the right balancebetween the forces of the unconscious mind and those of the conscious mind.” -Matteo Mainetti “Get lost and find yourself, like in a dream. To leave and

Kona Dream Builds: Goldfinch Cyclery Builds one RAD Shonky

We LOVE Shonky builds. I mean we really love them. Getting to see just how unique and inspiring people can get with such a simple frame is seriously refreshing, and this Shonky build that Logan and his crew at Goldfinch Cyclery in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Kona Dream Builds: The Ultimate Upgrade, Bryan’s 2018 Honzo

Bryan Dexter went into Pedal Driven, his local bike shop in Sanford, Florida with a recent craigslist find; a Trek X Caliber 8 to get some quotes on some upgrades for it. Matt the owner pointed him in the direction of a new Honzo, the

O’Marisquiño !

Last week our german Grassroots rider Leo Erhardt was in Spain for O’Marisquino, a festival dedicated to urban culture and action sports in Vigo. The dirt jump comp was a “Gold Event” for the FMB World Tour. Some of the best riders came to play

The Longest Day at The Trails

Words by Kona Ambassador Markus Zieher. The advantage that comes with the days around the summer solstice is the extra long daylight. Together with the S_Trails Crew, I spent a long evening session at our dirt jumps @s_trails2.0. It’s a hot day and there are

Kona Dream Builds: Caleb Holonko’s Shonky ST

From a distance, Caleb Holonko‘s Shonky ST looks like most DJ’s but when you get a little closer you realize this team build is pretty damn special. The Kona Gravity Team Rider has been with Canadian company WeAreOne since their inception and was integral in

Kona Dream Builds: Martin’s mean, Green Dirt Jump Machine

This is one Shonky that is sure to make you quite literally Green with Envy. Martin is a

Kona at Crankworx Rotorua

Crankworx Rotorua kicks off TODAY in New Zealand, marking the official start to the 2019 season. We have finally dug ourselves out from piles of snow here in the PNW, our wheels are back on dirt, and we’re all excited to watch our newly minted

Ray’s Women’s Weekend

Words and photos by Kona Ambassador Shae James. Nothing says bike privilege like living in the PNW, and

Kona Dream Builds: Murray’s Shonky is a Weapon of Dirt Destruction

We’ve already seen one extremely rad Shonky build come out of UK dealer Harts Cyclery. Well now it’s official. With Murray‘s bike, Harts is now two for two. These guys definitely hit it out of the park with this classy Shonky ST. Murray’s weapon of

Caleb Holonko bags Feature and Cover of Broken and Coastal Issue 4

Portland-based ad-free zine Broken and Coastal just dropped their massive fourth issue in print and online via Issuu. Regardless of whether anyone was on a Kona in this edition, it seemed only right that we tell you what an awesome little publication this is. It’s