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Holly Harris: La Bresse World cup 2018 - Aim for improvement not perfection

Let’s rewind back to the previous World Cup in La Bresse in 2016. I was nervous, lacked technical ability, fitness and experience. My first day on course was a rough one, which ended up with me landing straight on ... more

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Rohan Dennis signs with Team BAHRAIN MERIDA for the next two seasons

TEAM BAHRAIN MERIDA PRESS RELEASE One of the biggest names in World Tour cycling is Australian cyclist Rohan Dennis. Team Bahrain MERIDA are very proud and excited to see him in their colours in the coming season.... more

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Video: Gunn-Rita’s BIG NINE in fine detail

YouTuber Danny from SickBiker got together with Gunn-Rita at the UCI World Cup in Novo Mesto to talk bikes. Check out the in-depth video on her BIG.NINE race hardtail including all the little details you always wanted to... more

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Gunn-Rita’s 30th World Cup win

With an outstanding career including ‘up to this point’ 29 World Cup wins, ten World Championships and nine European Championships (in Cross Country and Marathon) as well as the gold medal at the 2004 Olympic... more

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Video: Enduro and trail fun – THE ONE-FORTY

Our new ONE-FORTY is a strong climber, an even more avid descender and a super playful trail buddy. We took the chance to join up with Andrew Mee and Dave Hawkes from our MERIDA UK office to discover some of their awesom... more

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Video: The new TIME WARP TT in the wind tunnel

The time pressure was immense yet the targets for the new time trail bike were equally ambitious. However, the MERIDA R&D team with incredible support from the BAHRAIN MERIDA PRO CYCLING TEAM managed to finish the ne... more

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Sonny Colbrelli wins Tour de Suisse stage

After a lackluster performance without a single top10 result at the Critérium du Dauphiné Sonny Colbrelli put the BAHRAIN MERIDA PRO CYCLING TEAM back on track in the third stage of the Tour de Suisse: The ... more

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Holly Harris - wins the 2018 Port to Port

A huge congratulations to MERIDA rider, Holly Harris, who has raced in her first Port to Port , won every stage and took the win for the event! Read on to find out what Holly's ride was like.... After so... more

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Vincenzo Nibali – Route to the Tour de France 2018 – the cobbles

This year’s Tour de France has a few extra challenges thrown into the mix. Vincenzo Nibali and teammate Franco Pellizotti took the opportunity to recce the stage in fine detail to make sure that he and th... more

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Matej Mohoric wins the longest Giro stage

After riding for over 244 kilometers, BAHRAIN MERIDA PRO CYCLING TEAM’ s Matej Mohoric celebrated the prestigious victory in Gualdo Tadino, winning the longest stage of the 101st Giro d’Italia. The young... more

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eONE-SIXTY 800 test winner - E-MOUNTAINBIKE Magazine

Following in the footsteps of its big brother – the eONE-SIXTY 800 added another ‘test winner’ to the already impressive trophy cabinet of the eONE-SIXTY family. Normally only available as a &lsquo... more

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Gunn-Rita’s bike for the 2018 season

MERIDA powered athlete and all-round mountain bike legend Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå has been in touch with her latest bike design for the 2018 season. Gunn-Rita will once again use the super light full carbon BIG... more

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RIDE MEDIA CHAT WITH BAHRAIN MERIDA RIDER HEINRICH HAUSSLER ON THE 2018 EDITION OF MILAN-SANREMO

There was a strong Australian influence in Milan-Sanremo on the weekend. RIDE talk to Heinrich Haussler, a former runner-up in the Italian Classic who was on the team of the winner in 2018. “The next races th... more

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Review: MERIDA ONE-SIXTY 800 - FLOW.mtb

The crew at FLOW.mtb have put the MERIDA ONE-SIXTY 800 to the test! Their thoughts? "The spec is so impressive, how can we not recommend it? It also pedals better than most smaller travelled bikes we hav... 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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There are so many benefits of riding an ebike

The Team at Bicycle Centre South Morang shared this inspirational story about Kelvin to us, we got a little teary and excited about the endless benefits of riding an ebike. Sit back and enjoy the read... Here'... more

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Ride2work Day - Elizabeth Quay

We have teamed up with Bicycling Western Australia for Ride2work day festivities Join us 17th October for Ride2work breakfast at Elizabeth Quay and test ride the latest MERIDA ebikes !   INVIT... more

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SILEX vs MISSION CX - a comparison

Our current range holds two bikes, which to the untrained eye can look very similar – the SILEX and the all-new MISSION CX. Ultimately they are both ‘dropped handlebar’ off-road bikes, which run on 700c... more

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Video: Father and son

E-bikes have different purposes for different people. For some, it is a less strenuous way of getting to work, for others it is the addiction to ‘uphill flow' or the helping hand which might be needed to keep e... more

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Test Ride MERIDA's multi-award winning eMTB's

The eMTB demo fleet is back out on the road! Find out exactly what all the bike magazine journalists are going on about for yourself! Experience the thrill of the best value e-mountain bikes in the market! Bi... more

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MISSION CX – first ride video from RCUK

The guys at RCUK have joined us at our recent 2019 launch in Ruhpolding and very much focused their time with us on our new MISSION CX cyclo cross bike. Check out their detailed first look here. After a little getti... more

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Singletrack: First ride review of the new ONE-TWENTY

The test team from UK mountain bike magazine and website Singletrack joined us at our recent Global Launch in Ruhpolding and dedicated the entire time to testing and re-testing our new ONE-TWENTY. Bike tester James Love ... more

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MBR to check out the new ONE-TWENTY

UK bike magazine and website MBR joined us earlier this year for an in-depth feature and test review of our brand new ONE-TWENTY. Bike tester Mick Kirkman who has been testing a few of the latest MERIDA full suspension m... more

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Video: Introducing the new ONE-TWENTY

Welcome to the new ONE-TWENTY - the best all-rounder in the MERIDA line-up to date. Our short travel trail bike is equally at home on long and demanding uphills as it is on energy-sapping straights as well as technical d... more

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Video: MERIDA BIKES. More than just a bike.

Engineered and design in Germany. Built in Taiwan. Available in 77 countries. Ridden by Vincenzo Nibali and the BAHRAIN MERIDA PRO CYCLING TEAM as well as cycling legends like Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå and José... more

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Welcome to the new MISSION CX

With the beginning of the EUROBIKE show in Friedrichshafen, we are excited to present the all-new MISSION CX. Our new cyclo cross bike steps into the footsteps of our hugely popular CYCLO CROSS range and is set to not ju... more

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The new TIME WARP TT – faster and lighter than ever before

The WARP TT has been a staple in the race bike arsenal of the MERIDA PRO CYCLING TEAMS of Lampre-MERIDA and now BAHRAIN-MERIDA. For years an ultra-adjustable, reliable and efficient time trail companion, it is now time t... more

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Video: SILEX - rock, paper, scissors

Living cycling legends, close friends and riders of two different cycling camps José Antonio Hermida and Joaquim 'Purito' Rodríguez are always undecided when it comes to what to eat, what to drink a... more

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Video: Perfect e-bike flow with Jose and Alban - eONE-SIXTY

MERIDA athletes José Antonio Hermida and Alban Aubert took the opportunity to sample our award-winning eONE-SIXTY and discover the ‘up’, and ‘downhill’ flow our 160mm STePS powered full sus... more

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The MERIDA eOne Sixty 800 has taken the crown for Best in Test!

E-Mountainbike Magazine says the MERIDA eONE-SIXTY impresses with a brilliant mix of composure and agility The MERIDA is the master of all classes. The bike cuts a great figure both on relaxed tours and in really ... more