Storytelling

From Zero to Faceplant

I’m in week 11 of my training program. That’s pretty far into it! I’m going to be very

Frozen Lake Ride

Words and graphics by Kona Ambassador Sebastian de Meris Here in Switzerland if you’re a bit lucky you can ski a lot during the winter. For a few years now, I’ve been commuting by bike and doing a few downhill races on snow, which can

From Zero to PANIC!

This is the third installment in From Zero to…? A firsthand account of taking a normal sucker (me) and putting me through a tough training regemen to try to get stronger on the bike. Chapter 1. Chapter 2. It’s hard to believe I’ve rounded the bend

New “Features” Section on Konaworld.com!

We are excited to announce a new storytelling feature on Konaworld.com. You may have already checked out this new feature when we announced Miranda Miller joining the team. Or, perhaps you saw the Dirty Kanza feature we did on super racer Cory Wallace. While the

From Zero to Mouth Breather

Hello again and welcome back to my journey to attempt to achieve greater fitness. To catch you all

Squirrel Chasing

Words: Matt Falwell of Gear Up Cycles in Kentucky My granny’s people lived on the banks of the Tennessee

From Zero to….?

Hi! My name is Lacy Kemp. I work in the marketing department at Kona and have the keys

Spencer Paxson Gets Hounded

Freehub Magazine‘s hound dog Lucy takes no prisoners when she hangs on the couch with athletes during their “Hounded” series. The latest episode features Kona Adventure Team Rider, Spencer Paxson. Spencer is known for his mega rides (remember that 32,000-foot day on Solstice 2017?) his

Dr Dew Does Madiera

Kona’s legendary Dr Dew recently skipped across the Atlantic with product manager Mark “Donny” Allison to help launch our line of drop bar/gravel bikes to the European media. The setting was the ever-so-scenic island of Madeira- the perfect terrain for Libres, Sutra LTDs, and Roves.

The State of Cyclocross

Coming soon: The State of Cyclocross! Join Kona bikes at The Kona Bike Shop on Thursday, November 8th at 6:30pm for a screening of LCN-PDX film’s production about all things Cyclocross. We’ll have beer courtesy of Fremont Brewing, a Q&A, and a raffle! Tickets are $5

Local Pride and a Star-Studded Soirée, Spencer Reports from a Top-10 at Trans Cascadia

Trans-Cascadia is a blind-format, backcountry enduro race held in the wilder corners of the Pacific Northwest’s Cascade Mountain Range. Previously held in Oregon, the fourth-edition of the event made its way north to the deep corners of the Gifford Pinchot National Forest in south-central Washington

Kona’s Lacy Kemp Featured in Freehub Magazine’s Pillars Series

Freehub Magazine has launched a new web series called Pillars, highlighting the people that help define the local