Enduro

Kona Dream Builds: Jacob’s Process 165 29 Franken-Party-Dream-Bike

As a mechanic and ski technician at Ruckus Ski and Board in Prince Geroge, BC, Jacob Mullen is more used to building other peoples Kona Dream Builds than his own. For some, his 29″ wheeled Process 165 is going to appear as more of a

Welcome to the Climbduro

We all know the enduro format by now. Climb up and then be timed on the downhills. Well, it’s time to usher in the era of the Climbduro. Type-2 enthusiasts everywhere can rejoice! Adventure Team Type-2 specialist Cory Wallace just competed in the Climbduro in

The Steel Hardtails Have Arrived

If there’s one thing we know, it’s how much Kona fans LOVE their steel hardtails. We think steel is awesome too and we’re pretty psyched about or 2020 steel hardtail lineup. Killer colors and features meet up with your favorite adventure-ready bikes. Unit The Unit

Endless Summer Days At Highland Mountain Bike Park

Last week I took the 35-hour drive from Colorado to Northern Vermont to attend the coveted NEMBA fest. During my time there, I met up with Wilson; the fun-loving and talented Kona Demo Tour driver and his loyal fur companion, Fred.  After a fun weekend

ENDURO ONE #2 – ROCK’N ROLL IN ROSSBACH

Double Top 10 for the Kona Gduro Team ! Rossbach, a very small village in the Spessart region was the second stop of the german Enduro One series. This was the second time Rossbach hosted a stop of the series and the first one already provided

What to Carry on The Longest Day

Hey! My Name is Graham.  I’m so proud to call my self a Kona Ambassador!  How on earth did I wangle that one? Well, it’s petty sweet really, I’m a mountain bike guide and coach from the Lake District UK. I also do lots of

Hannah Bergemann Takes NAES and Squamish Enduro Podiums

These North American EWS qualifier races are no joke… two of the toughest races I’ve ever done on back to back weekends. It’s been super fun to challenge myself at these tough events, and I feel like I’ve been learning a lot along the way. 

Kona Dream Builds: Bailey Mixes Old and New on this Honzo ST Birthday Bike

Bailey from Goldstream Bicycles wanted to build himself a collectible Kona. Sensibly, he picked one of our limited-edition 30th Birthday Honzo STs as a base. We made 201 of these bikes this year and the dark chrome mirror finish is just pure bling. The resulting

Kona Enduro Riders Take Over the U21 Podium at EWS Round Four

Round four of the Enduro World Series saw one massive contingent of Kona riders descend from all corners of the globe. Rhys Verner and Miranda Miller of the Kona Gravity Team were of course in attendance, also flying in from Canada was east coast cross

Dirty Dancing: Scott Mackay and Caleb Holonko Ride Boogie Nights

NSMBA’s Trail Adoption Plan began back in 2011, in an effort to give the Vancouver bike industry and local companies a chance to give back. Many of the trails on the North Shore were built over two decades ago. The wet winters and the high

Kona X Hand Up Gloves Available Now

We have teamed up with HandUp to produce two pairs of gloves that are perfect for most days. They feature a lightweight four-way stretch mesh fabric on the back of the hand and a stretchy easy to pull on cuffs. The palms are a durable single

Kona Dream Builds: Joe’s Classy Honzo DL

Joe at Bicycles of Phoenix has wanted a carbon Honzo for the last couple of years. “I like that it’s a legit, playful bike with progressive trail geometry.” He hadn’t had a hardtail in 18 years, so he wanted to build one that he would