2013 is going to be an exciting year for Merida with one of the strongest range to date and a UCI Pro Team on the horizon. The new range is now viewable online and available through out constantly growing dealer network.
From the beginning of 2013 there will be a new team on the UCI ProTour – Team Lampre-MERIDA (more details about the team here). Our Scultura SL will finally be put on the stage it deserves.
And talking about the Scultura SL – it recently landed a super impressive test in Germany’s RoadBIKE magazine (detail here).
Since 2004, the MULTIVAN MERIDA BIKING TEAM has been scoring over 30 World Cup wins as well as Olympic gold and silver medals. Their impressive list of success also includes ten World and eleven European Championship titles (respectively), several 2nd ranks and bronze medals. But MERIDA’s professional riders do not only support our company’s reputation by stellar performance – at the same time, they fulfil another very important role as test pilots.
And now Merida Bicycles is also in the professional road racing world by partnering up with Lampre to create the LAMPRE-MERIDA Road Racing Team. We are looking forward to an exciting year of racing and will update the website and our Facebook page with the latest news.
The big wheel revolution is here and here to saty. After adding 29er hardtails and also full suspension bikes to the range the latest addition and 'weapon of choice' for some of the riders of the Multivan Merida Biking Team in 2013 is the new full carbon Big Ninty-Nine Team Edition.
The bike was introduced and tested by the world's cycling press at the 2013 team launch in Majorca. Early indications and feedback have shown that this machine will have a great season ahead. Watch this space.
On top of Merida bicycles and accessories Merida Bicycles UK is also the sole UK distributor for PRC componenets. PRC are closely linked to Merida through the Multivan Merida Biking Team as well as through a focus on quality and innovation when it comes to their products.
For 28 years German brand Procraft have been offering up-grade parts to tune the performance of your off-the- peg bike. Grips, stems, bars and saddles are all critical parts that allow the rider to wring the maximum performance from their ride. The Procraft brand has made its name by offering high quality alternatives to the standard specification parts fitted to your steed. For further info and the UK range please go to www.prccomponents.com
Tai Woffinden is getting fit on the latest Merida technology
World class speedway rider Tai Woffinden is normally to be seen on speedway tracks around the world. The up and coming rider who is is currently 2nd in the World Championships has recently been seen on two skinny wheels.