XC

Bike Racing In The Land Of Maple Syrup

With CX season coming into view on the horizon Kerry thought it would be good prep to fit

Ti Tuesday: Mathias’ Hei Hei is all Grown Up

Not many Ti builds start with a light, but Mathias’ stunning 1994 Hei Hei did, and when we reached out to him to get the entire story on the build he was more than forthcoming. In fact, he was so forthcoming that my presence here is

The Kona Ride 2019 Launch

Three years ago Kona started something big in Squamish: the Kona Ride. It’s our annual pilgrimage to the land of poutine and rock slabs, and also where we reveal our full lineup of bikes to hundreds of Kona dealers. This year we had a massive

The 2019 Cinder Cone and Kahuna are here!

For 2019 the Kahuna and Cinder Cone are the perfect bikes for riders ready to hop onto a bike with a more aggressive spec. With the Cinder Cone running a 27.5″ wheel and the Kahuna sporting a 29″ wheel, there’s a perfect bike for everyone.

Make Hard Easy – The All New Big Honzo

It all started 30 years ago with a hardtail. We think it’s fitting that we continue to innovate what a hardtail can be. The Honzo changed the game for modern hardtails when it came out. Over the years it’s been refined and tweaked. All of

Kerry Werner VLOG from BC Bike race

Kona Adventure Team member Kerry Werner and his new wife spent their honeymoon racing the BC Bike Race. Type 2 much? Kerry documented the entire thing for our viewing pleasure. Congrats on the wedding AND on making it on the podium, Kerry!      

Hey Kids! It’s Honzo Time!

New for 2019 we’re bringing the classic Honzo to the kids! We know how many parents love to rip around on their hardtails so we thought it’d be twice the fun to share the joy with your kiddos! Our Honzo 20″ and 24″ bikes feature

Kerry Werner finishes his first BC Bike Race on the Podium

The boys headed to the mainland to start stage six. Kerry’s second place was now third place in the overall (he suffered a 45second time penalty for cutting a small section of course on stage 4) but Cory was still holding down 4th place, solidly.

Mountain Bike Action reviews Satori DL “Rips around the trails like a Porsche on an open highway.”

“Kona built the Satori with a sporty feel that rips around the trails like a Porsche on an open highway.” – Mountain Bike Action  Mountain Bike Action have been riding the all-new Satori DL for a few months now and they have just posted their review

The Honzo ST 30th Birthday Bike is Here!

Happy Birthday to us. We’re celebrating by releasing a limited number of one of our favorite bikes, the Honzo ST. Why do we love it so much? Simply put, it just absolutely shreds. We’ve made our steel birthday bike special by adding a super unique

Long Distance Races and Kona Red/R Tour

Last weekend, there were some great races on the calendar for the KONA LTD team. The enduro boys had the weekend off,

Becky Gardner Scores Two Podiums in Colorado

Becky Gardner had a a great weekend of racing in the high altitude events of the Vail Mountain