After the most successful season in team history, the Kona Les Gets Factory Team is in preparation for another championship winning year in 2006. Kona Les Gets is the home of Men's World Downhill Champion, European Downhill Champion and French Downhill Champion Fabien Barel, the UCI number one ranked Women's Downhill racer Tracy Moseley, top XC racers Barry Wicks, Ryan Trebon, Kris Sneddon and with Kamil Tatarkovic coving 4X.
The team will be riding Kona's lightweight, durable and purpose built bikes, ranging from Barel and Moseley's World Championship winning Stab Supreme downhill bike, Tatarkovic's new Howler 4X bike, to the King Supreme and Kula Supreme XC for Trebon and Wicks.
The team will be contending the UCI World Cup & NORBA Series along with appearances at other major events around the world; including the season opening Sea Otter Classic.
The 2006 Kona Les Gets MTB team is sponsored by Marzocchi shocks, Maxxis, Hayes, Sun-Ringle, Shimano, Fox Racing Shox, Race Face, Verge, WTB, Paligap, Heinz, E13, Sombrio and not forgetting Dan & Jake! Keep up to date with the team through out 2006 here – www.konalesgets.com.