Kona Maxxis Shimano Cyclocross Team

Rochester Cyclocross. The First Real Test.

Becca – Rochester has been a staple on the calendar for my entire elite career – through venue changes and team changes, equipment swaps and last minute shipment retrievals, this race has always been good to me. It’s a course that has power sections that

All Systems Go For GoCross

Becca: No one knows what to expect from the first weekend of cross. It’s really hard to train for cyclocross, because it’s only a race, not a ride. So you can come in knowing that you might be fit or having worked on skills, but

Bikepacking: The White Rim Trail

IIt all started with a brainstorm amongst the Kona Adventure Team misfits. We were trying to figure out some adventures we could pair with races we wanted to hit on the calendar. Grand Junction off road was on the list so I reached out to

All The Ladies in the Place…

Today is International Women’s Day. While we think it’s fantastic to honor women and what they’ve brought to the sport, we think it’s important to do this every day—and not just on this one day. Kona is fortunate to have an amazing crew of women

CX Magazine Interview with Rebecca Fahringer

Rebecca Fahringer’s first season as a Kona cyclocross racer saw steady improvement from race to race. She ended the season with a strong showing in her European leg of the season and finished a personal-best 16th at World Championships in Bogonse. CX Magazine recently conducted

Cyclocross World Championships

Becca: Worlds is a different beast. It is a coveted position to even make the team – only 6 elite American men and women were able to make the team this year. These elite riders, along with a few junior men and U23 men and

Maxxis Feature Kerry Werner in Latest Video

Maxxis whipped up this sweet little video to showcase their tubless Speed Terrane tire. “Tire choice for cross events is crucial. When the conditions are just right, Kerry mounts up the Speed Terrane. The file tread center is all about maximizing speed but a healthy

Kerry Werner and Rebecca Fahringer Selected for USA CX Worlds Team

On Tuesday morning, Kona Shimano Maxxis Cycle Cross Team Riders Kerry Werner and Rebecca Fahringer were both (unsurprisingly) selected to represent USA at the CX Worlds in Bogense, Denmark. Both riders had standout seasons with Kerry finishing the USA season as the top-ranked US male

Belgian Beer to Spanish Tapas

We landed the 19th of December and hit the ground running! And we ran straight into the highest concentration of cross racing one could experience all year. It is dubbed the “Christmas Block”, or “Kerstperiode” if you are a hard core muck boot-wearing, Jupiler-guzzling, cigarette-puffing,

Werner/Fahringer Belgium Blog

The battle of places between Kerry Werner and Becca Fahringer lovingly rages on as the duo attack the

Louisville Sluggin: CX Nationals 2018

Kerry: After Hendersonville’s snowed out Sunday race I was keen to get to Nats to check out the track and get a feel for it. Unfortunately, there was limited time to do that. With so many amateur races being packed into the week there was seldom

It’s CX Nationals Weekend!

It’s been a wild ride for the cyclocross teams this year. Crazy, unpredictable weather has made gear selection and maintenance extra critical. In spite of the curve balls from mother nature, we’ve seen top results from our in-house Kona Shimano Maxxis CX Team of Kerry