Kona Europe

First Travel by Bike

Words and photos by Kona Ambassador Sebastian De Meris. Every year the holidays are a topic of discussion

O’Marisquiño !

Last week our german Grassroots rider Leo Erhardt was in Spain for O’Marisquino, a festival dedicated to urban culture and action sports in Vigo. The dirt jump comp was a “Gold Event” for the FMB World Tour. Some of the best riders came to play

Our italian ambassador Simone Medici is back racing at Val Di Sole World Cup

The return of Simone Medici (Kona Ambassador) to the downhill world cup competitions took place in recent days

Some news from the Kona Rookie Camp Festival 2019 in Serfaus Fiss Ladis.

Noah Hofmann raced with a Kona Operator CR at the Specialized Rookies Cup in Serfaus Fiss Ladis in Austria. In the Seeding Run he reached the fastest time in his category U17 and therefore he entered the race as leader. Noah had a good start

The Longest Day — The Finale of the #7Countries7Passes

Words and photos by Kona Ambassador Tim Wiggins. In 2017, on a quiet afternoon in early summer, I

Kona Rookie Camp : Six days of Bikepark shredding and trail surfing for young rippers !

Learning and having fun with the pros, this is the purpose of the KONA Rookie Camp 2019, which will take place again in the first week of August as part of the Kona MTB Festival in Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis, Austria. We are ready, our Area is built

German Grassroots Leopold Erhardt is back from Loosefest…

To see the guys ride the biggest jumps in the world got me so keen. I really hope I‘ll join them next year for the “big party”! The small line Nico Vink built was super fun and I was able to ride it to film

The Transcendent Boredom of Brandenburg Gravel

Words and photos by Ambassador Barry McWilliams. “Drop your heels. Relaxed shoulders…Nice. Smooth circles. Good. Loosen the elbows…” It’s a mantra running through my head as I roll down one, then another and still one more gravel road, Forstweg or stretch of pave, somewhere in

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

The Longest Day at The Trails

Words by Kona Ambassador Markus Zieher. The advantage that comes with the days around the summer solstice is the extra long daylight. Together with the S_Trails Crew, I spent a long evening session at our dirt jumps @s_trails2.0. It’s a hot day and there are

The Long Sweet Ride

Words and photos by Kona Ambassador Sebastian De Meris. Despite the fact that the days are the longest at this time of the year, at university it is always the busiest period. Fortunately, this year we finished on June 21, which is just in time