Freeride

The White Dirt called Snow

Words by Kona Ambassador Markus Zieher. Freeriding in an area which is normally not rideable but smoothed by tons of snow? It makes more sense with skis but let’s try it with the bike. Together with photographer Christian Frumolt I travelled down south to check

USA: Save Up to $1,100 on Select 2018 Bikes!

It’s that time of year… The snow is beginning to melt. The days are getting longer. The bulbs are starting to poke out of the ground. That’s right! Spring is less than a month away and that means BIKE SEASON IS NEAR! Have you been

Caleb Holonko bags Feature and Cover of Broken and Coastal Issue 4

Portland-based ad-free zine Broken and Coastal just dropped their massive fourth issue in print and online via Issuu. Regardless of whether anyone was on a Kona in this edition, it seemed only right that we tell you what an awesome little publication this is. It’s

Shelly Flood Goes BIG

Kona Enduro team member Shelly Flood was featured in a recent video by Deity Components aboard her Process. Spoiler alert Shelly is a super talented rider. Don’t we all wish we could ride like this? You can check out the full story and photoset on

Kona Dream Builds: Matt’s Honzo ST Can See the Forest and the Trees

Matt Harris is no stranger to Kona. Before immigrating to Canada he was one of New Zealand’s OG freeriders pioneering massive drops and super tech lines in and around his home town of Auckland on his old Kona Stinky. These days he splits his time between

Bicycling Magazine list the “The 10 Best Kona Bikes You Can Buy Right Now”

Bicycling Magazine has just posted up a list outlining The 10 Best Kona Bikes You Can Buy Right

Vital MTB Reviews the Process CR DL 29 “We cannot stress just how well this bike corners”

“We cannot stress just how well this bike corners, and we found ourselves seeking trails that had plenty of opportunities to lay the bike on edge, rather than just hauling straight down the fall line.” I wont lie, we have been waiting with bated breath

Sun Peaking with Aggy

When Plan B turns to Plan A you make the best of it. We had the full crew, trailer and all, packed full of gear and food for a week or more. We were headed out west, hoping to check off some of the bucket

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

Kona is Hiring a Marketing Manager for Europe

The Kona Bicycle Company is seeking a full-time employee to manage European marketing operations as part of its global marketing department. This person must be a media relations master, a public speaker, a digital content producer, an avid and capable cyclist, an accomplished writer, an

Aggy’s 2018 Rampage Recap

Rampage 2018 has come to a dusty close. This year’s event was packed with big lines, big hits, and big crashes, but thankfully everyone walked away mostly unscathed. For Aggy, it was a test of mettle and proof of what the body can do. With

Italian Kona rider Simone Medici Puts Shovel to Dirt

Italian Kona rider Simone Medici together with his buddy Mattia Setti and photographer Alex Luise recently discovered their own little Italian freeride paradise. After putting in countless hours on the shovels to make it ridable they returned with Alex, who chronicled their events in an extensive photo