The Team

MBA Showcase Connor Fearon’s 2016 One-Off Worlds Operator

MBA recently published this in-depth look at Connor Fearon’s one-off 2016 World Champs Operator along with mini profile on the berm destroyer himself. Click here to read the PDF or click on the image below.

Scott Countryman and Ryan Gardner Love Loam

Loam is Great! Kona Gravity rider Ryan Gardner shows team mate Scott Countryman his local loamer.

What It Takes to Climb 10,000 Meters in a Day on a Kona Hei Hei

Uphill. 10,000 meters. 32,000 feet. It’s become a bit of a theme for cyclists to base their attempts for higher heights on the world’s highest mountain – Everesting, they call it – seeking to climb 8,848 meters in a day. Long time Kona rider Spencer Paxson,

Connor Fearon’s World Cup Kona Operator Bike Check on Pinkbike

Ahead of the Lenzerheide World Cup this upcoming weekend, Pinkbike has done a detailed feature on Connor Fearon’s full custom Kona Operator DL. Pinkbike’s pro bike checks are always an interesting insight into how riders prefer their own bikes set up. Check out the full photo

DHARCO/WTB Rider Ryan Gardner Receives a Novelty Check at CES China Peak

The Golden Tour is a “series within a series” representing the most technical and difficult races of the California Enduro Series. The first stop of this year’s Golden Tour brought me to China Peak resort, deep within the Sierra Mountains east of Fresno, California. The

Leah Maunsell Finishes on the Podium at Round 5 of the EWS

Photos: Sven Martin For Leah and her brother Jonathan Maunsell, the team aspect is very important, as a brother and sister race team they have a unique relationship which they work to their advantage. For this round of the EWS, Jonathan would act as Leah’s

Road Trip: Kona’s Gravity Team Rider Leah Maunsell Heads to France

We got the Ferry from Rosslare to Roscoff and drove straight for 11 hours to Morzine for a

Spencer Paxson Enters the Pain Cave and Climbs 10,000m (32,000ft)

Spencer Paxson will remember Summer Solstice 2017 for the rest of his days. A silly little idea of his came to life, to take his Hei Hei DL and make an attempt at 10,000m vertical ascent and descending between first and last light on the

Kona Endurance Team Completes Epic Rides Triple Crown, Spencer Paxson 5th Overall in Series

Yes, I still own a skin suit! Amidst all of our backcountry adventuring, we members of the Kona Endurance Team have also been busy doing some good old fashioned bicycle racing.

Ryan Gardner’s California Enduro Series Round 3 winning Process 111

The California Enduro Series went north this weekend to the rugged coasts of Mendocino County. After two short races on the dusty fast single tracks of Auburn and Monterey, a visit to the redwoods of Northern California was a welcome reprieve. The Wildwood Enduro is

Single Track Summer Camp – Kerry Werner Waxes Lyrical on The Transylvania Epic

The name implies fun in the sun, good times with friends, and an easy laid back attitude. I

The Kona Adventure Team, aka The Prairie Dog Companions and the Kokopelli Trail

No, The Prairie Dog Companions and the Kokopelli Trail is not an indie band name, but it probably could be. Rather, it is the latest installment of the Kona Adventure Team…