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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

Cory Wallace Preps for the Samarathon Epic

Kona Adventure Team member Cory Wallace has spent the last few months training and racing in Asia, including winning the Yak Attack stage race, and completing the Annapurna Circuit in world-record time. Cory just put together a great piece for Canadian Cycling about his training

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

Kona Welcomes Miranda Miller

The team rumors have been flying for the past few months, but we’re ready to make it official… officially Miller Time! We could not be more excited to welcome Canadian legend and powerhouse racer Miranda Miller to the Kona family. Miller will be headlining our

CX Magazine Profiles Clara Honsinger’s Winning Major Jake

CX Magazine loves to do a deep dive on interesting race steeds. This time, they’ve chosen Team S&M CX‘s Clara Honsinger’s 2018 Major Jake as their bike of choice. Honsinger has had an incredible season, wrapping up the U23 National Championship last month in Louisville.

Werner/Fahringer Belgium Blog

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

Ivan Gallego Wins Jr Men 15/16 CX National Championship!

Ivan Gallego, 16, of Missoula, Montana took the nation by storm as he brought home the gold at US Cyclocross Nationals! Here is the recap from the champ himself. Congrats Ivan! Way to make us proud! Overall, this season of cyclocross racing has been a

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

Kona Dream Builds: Matthew Stewart’s Predatory Big Unit

Matthew Stewart is the sales manager at The Bike Peddler in Santa Rosa and the owner of this very rad Big Unit. “Most people think I’m nuts for riding a rigid bike in the modern era of long travel 29ers with dropper posts; sometimes it’s good to

Kona Dream Builds: Ben’s Hei Hei CR DL Looks Fast Standing Still

I really didn’t want to bust out that cliché up their in the title, but I think you have to agree that Ben’s fricken rad Hei Hei CR DL does indeed look fast standing still… I mean I don’t race XC, but this bike kinda