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Tristan Lemire Scores Air DH Youth Win While Connor Fearon Slides into the Top Ten

Fresh of his Junior win at the US Open just two weeks ago, Quebec based wunderkind Tristan Lemire again found himself on the top step, this time in the 13-14 youth category of the Air DH on Airline yesterday. His time was fast enough to

Connor Fearon Races the US Open and MSA Back to Back

Its been a busy last couple of weeks for Connor Fearon. After resting up in Bromont with Kona

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

How to Get the Shot with Paris Gore and Aggy

Recently, professional photographer Paris Gore spent some time in the woods with Kona gravity rider Graham Agassiz. Together the two are able to get the perfect shot. Paris is a wizard with outdoor lighting. Matched with Aggy’s unique style, the two are able to create

Fearon and Lemire Win in Canada

Last weekend Kona downhill racer Connor Fearon traded in his Operator for a Process 165 and won the Bromont leg of the Canadian National Enduro series ahead of notable riders Sam Thibault and Keegan Wright. Connor’s timing chip didn’t work on the second stage so

Vital MTB Reviews all new Wah Wah II Pedals “The Wah Wah is back!”

“The original Wah Wah made quite a name for itself in the flat pedal world, so Kona had to make sure to do it justice when updating it. Mission accomplished – the Wah Wah 2 is a modern flat pedal which offers excellent grip and

Connor Fearon Experiences Four Seasons in One Weekend at Val di Sole

Val di Sole this past weekend marked the middle point of the UCI DH World Cup season and the return to one the more classic DH courses of the last decade. Val di Sole is not for the faint-hearted, massive roots, huge holes and its

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

Connor Crushes in Leogang!

Connor Fearon has had his best finish of the World Cup season with a 7th place scorcher in Leogang. This season has shown incredibly tight racing and Leogang was no exception. Always a dramatic race, Connor was able to keep his focus and take his

Fearon Qualifies 8th in Leogang!

Connor Fearon has qualified 8th at the Leogang World Cup. Rolling down the freshly updated course on 29″ wheels on his new Operator CR. Fearon says he’s become accustomed to the bigger wheels and felt they suited him better this weekend with the recent changes

Leogang is Coming!

We’re in the second week of back-to-back World Cup races. This week the Kona crew travels to Leogang – a track that always entertains. With a hint of bike park and some new technical bits thrown in, Connor Fearon is feeling good. After today’s track

Lucky #13

We’re bucking tradition with this week’s race result. Kona ripper Connor Fearon finished his Fort William weekend with