Downhill

Kona Gravity Racer Josh Button Wins Gold at the Oceania Championships

Josh Button is well and truly back! After his show-stealing performance at the Cairns round of the UCI Downhill World Cup last year he suffered a massive injury, taking him out of rest of the season. He was able to ride in the World Champs

Super Grassroots rider Nathan St. Clair Reports on his First DH Race of the Season

Kona Super Grassroots DH racer Nathan St. Clair lined up for his first race of the season at Race 1 of the Downhill Southeast Series Race at Bailey Mountain Bike Park. The field was stacked with local rippers as well as some World Cup regulars. Check

Aggy Touches Down at Dark Fest

Fest Series fans rejoice! The first stop on the 2017 event calendar has arrived, and we’ve just received our first update from photographer Ale Di lullo who has joined the invite-only list of athletes in South Africa at the Pure Darkness compound for Dark Fest. “I can’t

Digging for Galena – The Story of Texas Peak

For thousands of years we have been scratching through dirt and rock looking for both sustenance and fortune. Over a century ago, pioneers carved deep into the mountains of B.C.’s remote Kootenay region, risking ruin in exchange for an ore rich in silver, zinc and

Kona Gravity Rider Tegan Molloy Wins Australian National Series Downhill at Thredbo

Tegan Molloy is fresh off the top step of the podium at the second round of the Australian National Downhill Series at Thredbo.

Soren Farenholtz and Filmer Max Loukidelis kill it in Kamloops

Kamloops just seems to be an incubator that breeds insane bicycle shredders. Graham Agassiz calls it home, as

BikeRadar on the Kona Operator DL – “Hugely competent and confidence inspiring…”

BikeRadar‘s Jon Woodhouse joined us at Retallack Lodge for our Operator launch. His takeaway? “The new Operator is

Connor Fearon and Graham Agassiz Rally the 27.5 Kona Operator at Retallack

The word is out: we’ve got a new Operator. That word was out long ago. If you truly want to develop upcoming technology in race situations at the UCI Downhill World Cup, you’re going to show some of your cards. And if you’ve been following

Connor Fearon: Classified

Kona Gravity rider Connor Fearon is known for his lightning speed, and this video from EPHEK does about as good a job of showing it as you possibly could!

Dirt Rag’s First Ride Review of the 2017 Kona Operator from Retallack

Dirt Rag was among the media outlets we hosted at Retallack Lodge for the launch of our 27.5

Stephane Pelletier Shreds Revelstoke on his Kona Process 153

Kona Grassroots rider Stephane Pelletier is all about style. With his Process 153 at hand, he starts out smooth and finishes off rowdy in this video by Andrew Young.

A Taste of the New 27.5 Kona Operator

The new 27.5 Kona Operator was developed on the World Cup Downhill circuit under Connor Fearon and Tegan Molloy over the past two seasons and it’s now ready to be unleashed. We have been gathering footage over this development process including two trips to Retallack