Freeride

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

Aggy’s One-Off-Tonal-Camo Custom Rampage Operator

For Graham Agassiz’s return to Rampage, he teamed up with Stacy Glasser at Painthouse Customs in Vancouver and worked on this epic tonal camo 2019 Operator frame. And damn if they weren’t successful, the stealthy matte finish looks insane and the red rocker, forks, brakes, and

Rampage Question Time with Aggy

Graham Agassiz and his build crew and have been on Utah soil since Saturday, scoping and building their lines for Red Bull Rampage at the new 2018 zone. This year’s blank canvas has once again leveled the playing field and the new site is providing

Do Not Drink Water – Graham Agassiz and Soren Farenholtz Ride the New Shonky ST

Although the Shonky first appeared in the Kona lineup back in 2009, dirt jump hardtails have been part of our legacy for over two decades, during which time they’ve been pushed to the limit by the biggest names in freeride history. For 2019, the Shonky

All 2019 Bikes are Now On KonaWorld.com

All 2019 bikes are officially on Konaworld.com! No matter the type of bike you’re looking for we’ve got you covered. Big epic gravel adventure planned? Perhaps a Libre is the bike for you! Looking for a new KOM or QOM on the local singletrack? Maybe

The All New Process 24 – Shreducation With Aggy & Max

When it came time to shoot a video for the all-new Process 24 kids’ bike, we wasted no time in getting in touch with Graham Agassiz. Aggy is a big kid at heart and remembers what it was like to be a grom in Kamloops.

My Kona – Matt Shelton

Matt Shelton is quintessentially Kona. A veteran employee, Shelton is both a friendly face and an incredibly hard worker. He’s revered as a hard worker both inside and outside of the office. When not shuffling through warranty claims, dealing with small parts orders, or running

Crankworx 2018

It’s been a whirlwind week as we wrapped up Crankworx Whistler, 2018 this past week. We rode the rollercoaster of a parched and smokey Whistler, BC for 10 days and what a ride it was! With no official booth on site, we spent most of