Ryan Gardner

WTB Profiles Ryan Gardner in this cool little video

Ryan Gardner, WTB athlete and EWS shredder, was looking for a way to keep the bills down while racing the EWS last year. The solution: van life. That alone shows considerable commitment, but he also did so while tying a tie as he jumped out of the

Kona Super Grassroots riders finish the California Enduro Series on the Podium

The Kamikaze bike games were the final, and largest, stop of the California Enduro Series. Over 450 participants made the trip to the volcanic soils of the eastern sierra. For those of you who have not been to Mammoth Mountain, perhaps you have heard legends

The Kona Nor Cal Cooperative team locks down Men’s and Women’s 4th places at Northstar

Tahoe is an iconic location for the entire outdoors industry. People come far and wide to experience the crystal blue water, vast Sierras, and world class trails. Northstar Ski Resort has led the charge for summer lift access, offering the gnarliest terrain most will race

Ryan Garnder nabs second at the Ashland Enduro

The latest round of the California Enduro Series brought the Norcal Cooperative just north of the California border to Ashland Oregon. Though not within California, the incredible quality of the trails and race organizers are enough to draw the CES over the border year after

The California Enduro Series arrives at stop number four, Ryan and Derek podium.

Kona racers had a strong showing this weekend at the 4th stop of the California Enduro Series at China Peak. China Peak is not only the most recent stop of the overall series, but the first race of the much anticipated “Golden Tour” which consists

Ryan Gardner takes the win at Round 2 of the California Enduro Series in Reno, Nevada

Kona racers had an awesome weekend at the California Enduro Series Round 2 in Reno, Nevada. Ryan Gardner rode his Process 111 to the top step in a stacked men’s field just .39 ahead of second place. Derek Teel, riding his Process 134 DL, put

KONA SUPER GRASSROOTS RIDERS REPORT FROM ROUND 2 OF THE 2016 EWS IN ARGENTINA

Just one week after Kona Super Grassroots riders Ryan Gardner and James Rennie rode over 120 miles and climbed over 20,000 feet they found themselves in knee deep dust in Argentina’s Cerro Catedral, Bariloche region. The weekend started out alright for the two of them, with both

Kona Super Grassroots riders report from Round 1 of the 2016 EWS in Chile

Kona Super Grassroots enduro riders Ryan Gardner and James Rennie made the decision this year to take their Process 153’s and tackle a bunch of EWS rounds, both riders figured that kicking things off with Round 1 in Chilé, South America was as good a place

Super Grassroots rider Ryan Gardner Wins a Fast Paced Group Ride

There are not many places that I would rather be than the Northeast in fall. Ripping dusty, dry, laps in California had me feeling pretty homesick for good friends, brightly colored leaves, and trails filled with big ass rocks and roots. These ideas were playing

Kona Super Grassroots riders dominate USA Collegiate Nationals

The USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships took place at Snowshoe Mountain, West Virginia this past week and

Kona rider Ryan Gardner wins Kamikaze Bike Games Enduro

The last day of the Kamikaze Bike Games at Mammoth Mountain featured a massive Enduro event which saw Kona Super Grassroots racer Ryan Gardner take the win. Check out the Pinkbike photo feature on yesterday’s race.

Super Grasroots rider Ryan Gardner Balances Work and Play with a Top Ten Finish at the Northstar Enduro

Trying to keep competitive on the bike while holding down a full time job can be quite the juggling act. It’s not always easy to find the right combination of training rides and late nights at the office that allows me to feel like I