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Cape Epic 2017 goes into the 2nd half

Our mountain bike/road racing dream team of José Antonio Hermida and Joaquim Purito Rodríguez have made it into the 2nd half of the 2017 ABSA Cape Epic and are settling into a great pace. The 2017 ABS... more

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José Antonio Hermida shows strong form at the Andalucía Bike Race

Even now being retired from the world of World Cup racing MERIDA athlete José Antonio Hermida is not holding back when it comes to his training and the mark he intends to leave on a race. In preparation for ... more

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Purito dips his toe into MTB water

In preparation for their upcoming ABSA Cape Epic adventure (read the story here ), MERIDA’s Joaquim ‘Purito’ Rodríguez and José Antonio Hermida are currently at the Andalucía Bike ... more

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Enduro racer Toni Ferreiro joins MERIDA

For the 2017 season it has been one of the focuses of the MERIDA R&D team to add a competition ready Enduro bike to the line-up, so we are excited to announce that the hard work of the last two years has finally paid... more

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José Antonio Hermida tribute video

With a career in mountain biking which lasted more than 20 years and a long string of World Cup and Wold Championship wins on his side, José Antonio Hermida is one of the living legends of mountain biking. W... more

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Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå’s to form her own team

Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå’s career is unparalleled. For over 20 years she has been a part of mountain biking’s world elite, and the queen of MTB is hungry for more! After the demise of the MULTIVAN MERIDA ... more

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José Antonio Hermida and Joaquim Rodríguez at 2017 ABSA Cape Epic

Two giants of the world of cycling will form the high-powered MERIDA FACTORY RACING team to leave their mark on the 2017 ABSA Cape Epic. José Antonio Hermida and Joaquim Rodríguez (Purito) have shared many ... more

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Two wins for Dahle Flesjå on the Azores

Capping off her long-lasting partnership with MERIDA, Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå got to celebrate two wins on São Miguel, the largest of the Azores islands. And she did so in her two last international races for... more

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Dahle Flesjå dominates from start to finish in Titisee-Neustadt

At the finals of the German MTB-Bundesliga series in Titisee Neustadt, Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå from the MULTIVAN MERIDA BIKING TEAM was unfazed by the adverse weather conditions. The Norwegian rode to an undisputed ... more

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Hermida and Litscher at the Swiss Epic

At the Swiss Epic stage race the trails are just as high-class as the list of starters. As for the MULTIVAN MERIDA BIKING TEAM José Hermida and Thomas Litscher lined up to compete. After the prologue and three har... more

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The MERIDA powered Changhua Classic 100

Year after year more than 5000 cyclists join the non-competitive MERIDA powered Changhua Classic 100 event. Thanks to its high-level traffic control a... more

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MERIDA’s Dominik Raab – trials action from Lisbon

Often seen hopping on his back wheel, Dominik Raab has been one of the main men in the world of trials riding for the last few years. The Austrian fas... more

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Alban Aubert discovers the island of El Hierro

MERIDA athlete Alban Aubert has entertained the world of mountain biking with his travel stories, adventures and successful record attempts for a numb... more

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Cameron Brown almost makes it the perfect 13

Heading to his 20th Ironman New Zealand, MERIDA’s Cameron Brown had high hopes for adding a 13th win to his career but just narrowly missed his ... more

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Latest SCULTURA DISC 6000 review now on BikeRadar

The test crew from Cycling Plus & BikeRadar have been putting the test miles in over the last few months and have now shared their findings on www... more

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Ironman New Zealand – is a 13th win possible?

MERIDA athlete Cameron Brown is heading to Taupō, New Zealand for his 20th Ironman New Zealand. Over the years Cameron has managed to walk away from ... more

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eONE-SIXTY 900E gets double award in E-Mountainbike

Our eONE-SIXTY 900E flagship continues its winning streak. After being awarded the Design & Innovation award (story here ) as well as the TAIPEI ... more