Enduro

Kona Dream Builds: Devin’s Process Pedals to the Party

All of Devin’s mountain bikes have been bought used starting with his first, a 2005 Kona Coiler. Eight years, three Konas and a slew of other bikes later he was determined to have a brand-new bike of his own. “A rig that could hold its

Kona Dream Builds: Matthew Stewart’s Predatory Big Unit

Matthew Stewart is the sales manager at The Bike Peddler in Santa Rosa and the owner of this very rad Big Unit. “Most people think I’m nuts for riding a rigid bike in the modern era of long travel 29ers with dropper posts; sometimes it’s good to

Kona Dream Builds: Daniël Prijkel’s DIY Process 153 CR DL 29

I’ve been riding the Process 153 AL/DL 29 for most of 2018. It was my first 29er Enduro bike and it just fits my riding style. It’s a very solid frame, but the only downside is the weight of it, so when the carbon version

Pinkbike Field Test: Kona Process 153 CR DL 29

The crew over at Pinkbike put the Process 153 CR DL 29 through the gauntlet with their new series of Field Tests. How did the bike do compared to every other ride? According to Mike Levy, “I was in the air and manualing on the

Kona Dream Builds: Spencer Paxson’s Single Speed CX World Champs Private Jake Gets a New Life

I think it’s fair to say that we mountain bikers here in Bellingham are spoiled. By the time August rolls around our trails are, by our standards, dried out, skitter, blown up and a chundered mess. Add to that the seasonal forest fire smoke plume

Kona Dream Builds: Sapphire and Steel, Garry’s Honzo ST

Right from the very start, Kona has been synonymous with steel bikes. From the Explosif of 1988, through to the mid 90’s Kilauea and to the present day Honzos, Sutras, and Roves, steel has always formed the backbone of the Kona range. Tange Prestige, Columbus

Kona Dream Builds: The Silver Shadow, George’s Process 153 CR DL 27.5

Don’t you just love Kona builds where you just know the owner has been planning the bike well before it has shown up? Well, George from Turin Bicycles in Denver, Colorado appears to fit into that camp. His very, very shiny and blinging Process 153

Kona Dream Builds: Orange is the New Black, Junya’s Process 153 CR DL 29

Recently we showed you Japanese downhill and enduro racer Naoki Idegawa’s stunning 27.5 wheeled Process. Well, today we get to show you his friend and teammate’s bike. Over the weekend Junya Nagata rode his 29″ wheeled Process to second place in the latest round of the

Kona Dream Build: Fun and Games, Kate’s Hope Tech Equipped Process 153 CR

Yesterday we introduced you to Kate Meyer. Now it’s time to meet her bike a matte black Process 153 CR. Kate rides for Hope Tech Women and those CNC manufacturing wizards have helped Kate build a dream Process, it’s a bike she says is “Hands

Extended Family: Kate Meyer

Kate Meyer is the quintessential Kona rider. Living in Bend, Oregon, Kate is a Fisheries Biologist for the US Forest Service on the McKenzie River. Kate excels at fun. We like fun too, and that’s why we love Kate’s style and attitude. She rides for

Kona Dream Builds: Double Impact Naoki Idegawa’s Process 153 CR DL 27.5

Japanese Kona rider Naoki Idegawa’s Process 27.5 CR DL pulls double duty as both an enduro race bike and a lightweight DH rig. The bike is well and truly dreamy in both configurations. His motivation for building the DH version? Well, some of the short

Kona 30th Birthday Anniversary Headbadges are available now!

Oh yes! We’ve just added these super rad Kona 30th birthday headbadges to our Canadian and USA web stores. Previously only available attached to our Honzo Birthday bike you can now add them to your own current (and future) Kona. The flexible adhesive-backed badge will