This past weekend was the second race of the five Southridge USA Winter Race series in Fontana CA. Riders from a variety of Kona shops were there including B-Rads Bikestop, Pedals BS, The Path BS and Velo Pro BS and competed in a variety of events from XC, Super D and Downhill.

The Fontana series is one of the longest race series in the country which has been held for over 24 years by Donnie Jackson and his family. This event is a true testament to the commitment Donnie has made to MTB community, Big name riders have started their careers here, guys like Sean Palmer, Eric Carter, Waylon Smith and Aaron Gwin. You can get more info at:

The next 3 races are Feb 9/10, Feb 23/24 the Finals are Mar 9/10.

Be sure to join us on February 23 and 24 when we will have KONA PRO team riders BARRY WICKS, SPENCER PAXSON, and KRIS SNEDDON on hand. On the Thursday night before the race we will have a night ride with the team at Coates Cyclery in Pomona. Call 805-705-5411 for more info.

Come join us at the booth for the next race on Feb 9-10 and check out the new Operators, Entourages and Process. Also, if you own a Kona please stop by the booth so we can do a race check on your bike and check your suspension.