Author Archive | Caleb Smith

Exploring Spanish Back Alleys with the Kona Big Rove and Dr Dew

Just last week we released Chasing Sunshine, a video and photo feature showcasing our PhD and Esatto Fast models being ridden in Malaga, Spain. Following up on that, we’ve got a double hit for you featuring two city bikes with different attitudes. The Dr Dew and Big Rove are both fun-loving and dependable urban bikes,
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Connor Fearon and Tegan Molloy Battle the Rain and Mud in Rotorua

Nothing about yesterday’s opening EWS round in Rotorua could have been predicted. The top riders on the EWS circuit and the entire women’s pro field got caught out in an hour-long rain shower that turned the already challenging trails to complete goop. Lines ridden in practice all but disappeared, replaced with axle deep ruts. Controlling the bike in many
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The Kona Gravity Team Take on EWS Round One

Tegan Molloy and Connor Fearon have made the short trip from Australia across the Tasman Sea to race the first round of the Enduro World Series in the mountain bike Mecca of Rotorua. Round one of the EWS kicks off the team’s first official outing for 2017 and after two days of long and hard practice
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Bicycling Magazine Reviews the 2017 Sutra – “The Kona Sutra Will Make You Want to Quit Your Job”

“The Sutra is a dangerous bike—not because of any structural issues, but because it’ll make you want to ride out of your office on a Tuesday and keep pedaling until you’ve reached the opposite coast.” – Caitlin Giddings In Bicycling magazine’s April Buyers Guide issue and online they have published a solid review of Kona’s venerable touring
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