Enduro

Kona Riders Tackle Crankzilla at the Whistler Round of the EWS

The World Enduro Series rolled into Whistler for round six of the eight round series and its sole North American stop for 2018 and only its second dry race of the season! Four of the previous five rounds have been wet, muddy and miserable events,

The Kona Ride 2019 Launch

Three years ago Kona started something big in Squamish: the Kona Ride. It’s our annual pilgrimage to the land of poutine and rock slabs, and also where we reveal our full lineup of bikes to hundreds of Kona dealers. This year we had a massive

Connor Fearon introduces Kona’s 2019 Process Lineup

Last year we made waves with the Process G2 lineup. The 27.5″ carbon bikes became a staple in many of our daily rides. Continuing on with the evolution of the Process lineup, we are thrilled to finally announce the carbon Process 29ers! We’ve got two

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

Kona Dream Builds: Rich’s Deep Purple Process 153 CR 27.5

Some of you may have seen Richard’s beautiful one-off custom painted Process 153 CR DL on Pink Bike’s Instagram feed recently. Well, we’d spied it a while back and asked Rich if he could shed any light on what drove him to build and custom

New Zealand Mountain Biker Reviews the Process 153 CR 27.5 “It just begged to be chucked down silly lines”

“The fun factor has definitely been retained in this iteration, and it just begged to be chucked down silly lines.” “By the top it was obvious the new Kona Process no longer requires the owner to forsake climbing ability for downhill prowess.” New Zealand Mountain

Leah Maunsell secures second place at EWS in La Thuile, Italy

Day one was a tough day in the saddle. Weather conditions forced the stages to run in reverse order. Trail conditions had changed massively since practice so it was hectic trying to find grip. I had a pretty messy day with lots of silly mistakes

Make Hard Easy – The All New Big Honzo

It all started 30 years ago with a hardtail. We think it’s fitting that we continue to innovate what a hardtail can be. The Honzo changed the game for modern hardtails when it came out. Over the years it’s been refined and tweaked. All of

Spoke Magazine reviews The Process 153 AL 29 “The Kona is an incredibly fun and confidence inspiring bike”

“The AL 29 is like a deftly agile juggernaut; that short, stiff rear end mixed with the big

Kona Dream Builds: Pete’s Sweet Process 153 CR DL

We found Peter’s rad and very purposeful build on Instagram and reached out to him for a few more photos and to ask him why he built it the way he did. He obliged with an abbreviated version of his MTB life story and even

Scott Countryman’s 2018 Trans BC Diary

Day one – Rossland Today turned out to be a repeat from the last time I did the Trans BC two years ago. I wanted to go all in since I had some familiarity with the trail, but know I need to play the long