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José Antonio Hermida gets himself a motor

E-bikes and also e-bike races are becoming more and more popular, to the level that even hard-core XC racers like José Antonio Hermida are keen to check out what it is all about. At the recent BIKE Festival ... more


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For more than a decade the MULTIVAN MERIDA BIKING TEAM was one of the most successful mountain bike teams in the world. It was not just home to mountain bike legends like Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå and José Anto... more



The Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå interview

The 2017 UCI Mountain Bike XC World Cup season is just around the corner, with the 1st race taking place this weekend in Nové Město. We have caught up with living mountain bike legend Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå... more



José Antonio Hermida is back on the race course

After a fantastic time at the 2017 ABSA Cape Epic (see reports here  - and here ) where living mountain bike legend José Antonio Hermida paired up with road racing legend Joaquim ‘Purito’ Rodr&i... more



Video: MULTIVAN MERIDA BIKING TEAM: FULL GAS – The highlights from 2004-2016

13 years fly by so fast! The MULTIVAN MERIDA BIKING TEAM was founded in 2004 and it feels strange not to prepare another World Cup season. Now, it's time to look back and enjoy this video. We collected the best... more



The Toni Ferreiro interview

How did you get into the sport of mountain biking? TONI: I have always liked bicycles and the sport, but in 2005, 2006 and 2007 they organised the UCI DH World Cup in my city, Vigo. Watching the event and fe... more



…’he is officially a mountain biker now!’

Our MERIDA FACTORY TEAM of José Antonio Hermida and Joaquim ‘Purito’ Rodríguez had a great first few days at the 2017 Cape Epic, but managed to surprise the competition by going ‘full gas&... more


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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



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



Latest REACTO video - 'Sonny Colbrelli´s fast tool'

BAHRAIN MERIDA PRO CYCLING TEAM rider Sonny Colbrelli has been instrumental in the development of the NEW REACTO and has been one of the first riders ... more


'Can a bike ever be too fast?'

...that's the question the team from GRAN FONDO - Cycling Magazine asked themselves before they started spending some quality time on our all new ... more

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Domnik Raab’s latest ‘quarry’ video

MERIDA powered trials specialist Dominik Raab has been busy in the last few months, putting out lots of great photo stories and trial videos from all ... more


BIG.NINE TEAM tested by BikeRadar

After the fantastic review of our BIG.NINE XT in the recent issue of IMB (issue 49 - check review here ) we are now proudly presenting the next test ... more


BIG.NINE XT in International Mountainbike Magazine

After having a few great review in IMB over recent months, the guys have noticed that 'Merida has hit the ground running in 2017, they have launch... more


MBR tests the BIG.TRAIL 800

UK mountain bike magazine MBR had a closer look at our trail hard tail – the BIG.TRAIL 800 – and loved its handling, over all spec and loo... more

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Singletrack Magazine visits MERIDA R&D team

While out cruising some of the best trails in Europe, UK Singletrack magazine took the opportunity to come and visit our R&D department in Magstad... more