Kona Europe

Kona Dream Builds: Evoque, Kirill’s Land Rover-Inspired Major Jake

Architect and hobby furniture maker Kirill has an understandable need for customization. With an interest in road cycling and a long-lasting love of Kona bikes, and having been blessed with having a local Kona dealer as his close friend, this Major Jake build was a

Ambassador Simone Medici Crowned Gravitalia Overall Champion!

Congrats to Ambassador Simone Medici for taking the overall title in the Italian Gravitalia National circuit! Here’s his recap of the big event. I started the season with an overall podium goal. At the beginning of 2019, I started working full time in the local

Lost and Found by Markus Zieher

Words by Ambassador Markus Zieher It´s that Time of the year again when the sun sets down early. We are moving towards winter. That means short or no evening sessions at the Dirt Jumps cause we lost the sun light. But @s-trails_2.0 found a solution. He „just“ built some kind

Lost and Found in the Mountains of Madrid

Words and photos by Ambassador Clara Cendoya Ibanez Yuhuuu!! Warm time, rain, mud party!!  It is a shame

Time Travel with Markus Zieher

Let´s think back to the days when you started with mountain biking. Why did you start? What was your inspiration? What bikes have you ridden? The first real mountain bike of our German ambassador, Markus Zieher was a 2006 Kona Stinky Primo. Why? Because the

Kona Dream Builds: Garry’s Show Stopping Process

Irish Rep Garry Davoren is no stranger to the Kona Dreambuilds, having already put together a few classics. That said, his all new Sram AXS Eagle equipped Process 29er could be his finest to date! It would be safe to say that no expense has

Five Podiums for the Kona / Bike Ranch Team at the Schwarzwald Marathon!

Letztes Wochenende war das komplette Kona /Bike Ranch Team beim Schwarzwaldmarathon in Furtwangen am Start. Die Wetterbedingungen, es

Enduro One Kirchberg / Tirol – Double Top Ten for the Kona Gduro Team

Enduro race season got to its climax in central Europe. This time our favorite race series E1 held


Kona Europe is looking for an organized, motivated and resourceful individual to work at our European Headquarters based in Monaco. This position supports our sales team, a high-energy dynamic division at Kona Europe. We are looking for a team player, with a friendly can-do attitude! Key

A Step into the Finnish Archives

Bikepacker guru and Kona Ambassador Erkki Punttila has created this beautiful blog post exploring some old relics of

Gotland Bike Tour

Words and photography by Ambassador Erkki Punttila THE PLAN I saw an advert for a crew member position for the legendary Gotland Runt offshore sailing race. Being a fairly avid seafarer I thought it would be a good idea to do the course singlehanded –

Torn Between Two Hemispheres

Words by ambassador Graham Beaumont Roll back 10 years or so, I was in my early 20’s with