Rhys Verner

Good Living and Good Times in Arizona with the Kona Adventure Team

“We travel for more than just racing nowadays. We travel for mountain biking and seeing the world and bringing our friends along for the ride. For some of us this is a vacation from work, for others, it’s an evolution away from the height of our competitive careers, and for a couple, it’s a route towards the next peak. For all of us, it’s good living and good times.”

Nostalgia-Free: Pizza & Bikes at the 2017 Fraser Valley Mountain Bike Festival

Our Endurance Team is deep into the 2017 spring season and this weekend are in Grand Junction, CO for Round 2 of the Epic Rides triple crown. They’ll be putting their Hei Hei DLs to the test across the rugged terrain of the Grand Mesa. Leading

Fun in the Mud at the 2016 Kona Kup

The Kona Kup at Nanaimo’s Bowen Park is an annual tradition as part of the Cross on the Rock series on Vancouver Island. The race is run by Nanaimo Kona dealer Rock City Cycles and this year they spiced up the deal with a Private

Kona Endurance rider Rhys Verner finishes fourth in the final round of Enduro World Series

Kona Endurance team rider Rhys Verner found himself at the final round of the Enduro World Series this past weekend, after a third in the U21 in Whistler he was in the hunt for another podium finish. Practice went well for Rhys, not pushing himself

Rhys Verner Podiums and Connor Fearon Embraces the Spirit of Enduro at Crankworx

It was a mixed day out on course for Kona’s athletes yesterday at the Enduro World Series in Whistler. Things started off amazingly well for Connor Fearon as he smashed it right out of the start gate and rode to a solid second place on the first

Déjà Vu – Rhys Verner and the New Honzo Carbon – Video

Déjà Vu – Rhys Verner and the new Honzo Carbon – Video Ever get that feeling – the fleeting sensation that you have been somewhere or done something before? Translated from French the term déjà vu literally means “already seen” and is a relatively common

Kona Endurance Athlete Rhys Verner takes second at Whistler Provincial Championships

This past weekend in Whistler marked my final race of seven consecutive races in a row. Surprisingly enough I was actually feeling pretty good about it, it had been a busy few months but I was getting to test myself and learn week in and

Meet the 2016 Kona Team

The 2016 Kona Endurance Team The 2016 Kona Endurance Team is assembled and ready for action! Bringing on the young talent of Canadian Rhys Verner, the veteran squad of Spencer Paxson, Kris Sneddon, Cory Wallace, Barry Wicks and Helen Wyman is ready to hit the