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Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå wins European Marathon Title

Living mountain bike legend and multiple Championships winner (with 31 international Championships medals including Worlds, European and Olympic Games in total) Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå managed to add another victory... more

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MISSION CAPE EPIC – FRIENDS, DUST AND AN ELECTRICITY POLE

It only has been a few weeks since the 2018 ABSA Cape Epic has come to an end and you might feel - the same as we do - slightly starved of some video footage. Enjoy our little summary video from Jose Hermida and Joaquim ... more

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Toni Ferreiro – welcome to the 2018 season

After joining MERIDA at the beginning of 2017, enduro racer Toni Ferreiro has just started to embark on his second season on his beloved ONE-SIXTY. With the enduro race schedule just started, we caught up with Toni to ge... more

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ABSA CAPE EPIC 2018 - Pro Bike Check

The MERIDA FACTORY RACING TEAM is using the proven NINETY-SIX carbon full suspension bike at the ABSA Cape Epic 2018. José Antonio Hermida has spent lots of time on the machine over the years and has used it in UC... more

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The ups and downs of the biggest stage race in the world

The MERIDA FACTORY RACING TEAM of José Antonio Hermida and Joaquim ‘Purito’ Rodrigez have managed to ‘survive’ the 1st part of the ABSA Cape Epic 2018 and have experienced the real challeng... more

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The year ahead for Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå

No one has been a dominating force in the sport of mountain biking as long as ‘the grand dame’ - Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå - and no one has won as many World Cup rounds as the Norwegian. With a professiona... more

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Stage Racing Tips from José Hermida

One of the most loved and most entertaining characters in the world of cross-country mountain bike racing, José Antonio Hermida has got not only an extensive fan base, but he is also one of the most successful and... more

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José Antonio Hermida and Joaquim Rodríguez will return to the 2018 ABSA Cape Epic

After embarking on the Cape Epic adventure for their first time in 2017, former Mountain Bike World Champion José Antonio Hermida and retired road racing superstar Joaquim ‘Purito’ Rodríguez wil... more

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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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MULTIVAN MERIDA BIKING TEAM photo book: FULL GAS.

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

BRAND NEWS

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Dominik Raab - the road to recovery

Trials rider, MERIDA athlete and all-round nice guy Dominik Raab has had a little bit of a hard time over recent months. During a trials session in Ba... more

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ONE-FORTY 800 on WideOpen

The WideOpen crew have been playing with our new mid travel bike for quite a while now and really had the chance to test it in all weather conditions,... more

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Great result for Cameron Brown at Ironman Philippines

MERIDA powered triathlete Cameron Brown continues his successful season and adds another top result to his tally by swimming/riding/running into the s... more

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BikesEtc tests the SILEX 600

UK based cycling magazine BikesEtc have included our SILEX 600 in their latest adventure bike test (July 2018) and gave it ‘8.5 out of 10’... more

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José Antonio Hermida on Ninja Warrior Spain

At the end of the day, José Antonio Hermida’s retirement from full-time World Cup racing is not really a retirement. He trains almost as ... more

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SILEX video now on GUYKESTV

After checking out our award-winning eONE-SIXTY 900-E last year (see story here ) and our all-new ONE-FORTY 700 (story here ), UK and international ... more

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eONE-SIXTY 900E in the DIRT 100

This year’s DIRT 100 is ‘littered’ with our bikes. It is not just the ONE-SIXTY 8000 (story the here ) who made it into the ‘... more