Bike Type: Enduro
Brand: Kona
Model: Process X
Handlebar: Next R, 800mm
Stem: Turbine R, 40mm
Cranks: Next R, 170mm
Wheelset: Arc 36 carbon rims laced to Vault hubs
Fork: Fox 38, 170mm travel
Shock: Fox Float X, 164mm
Seatpost: FOX Transfer, 200mm
Drivetrain: TRP
   
     
      
 
1. What’s your name?
Kyle
2. How long have you been in the bike industry?
Maybe 8 total. A year and a half with RF. About 6 years in other roles (bike shop sales, media relations..etc.)
3. What do you do at Race Face?
Social Media Specialist
4. What’s one weird fact about you?
I don't like Caesars (the drink)... I'm told this makes me a weirdo.
5. How often do you ride?
3-4 times a week
6. What type of riding do you do?
Freeride, enduro
7. What’s your favourite trail?
Steam Shovel, Sun Peaks Resort
8. What made you pick this bike over others?
Wanted a bike park capable sled that can actually climb. I also heard the Process 153 was a playful ride and wanted to try its big brother.
9. What is your favourite component or part of your bike and why?
Probably the Next R wheels because they feel so light, yet so solid.
10. Have you changed/added anything to your bike to suit your riding style?
Tried the mullet setup to suit more park days this summer, will likely switch back to full 29” for the fall to help with those tough climbs.