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There are different types of mountain bikes available, depending on what terrain you choose to ride and which type of bike is best for you.Rigid mountain bikes These are also a type of cross country mountain bike. These mountain bikes are basically mountain bikes with no shocks. They were once considered old school bikes, but they have made a new generation of rigid mountain bikes that are very light and efficient. Cross country mountain bikesThese are the most common types of mountain bikes because they are relatively lightweight and versatile. Most mountain bike companies divide cross country bikes into two...

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McLaren to become joint venture partner in Bahrain Merida Pro Cycling Team Wednesday, 12th December 2018 – McLaren Group has announced today that it is to become a 50 percent joint venture partner in Team Bahrain Merida, the UCI WorldTour team with a long-term vision to participate at the top level of the sport. The partnership is rooted in three key areas: technical collaboration, human high performance and marketing and commercial services, delivered through McLaren Applied Technologies and the group’s marketing specialism. The move signals the continued ambition of the McLaren Group to innovate at the intersection of technology and human...

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More people are now getting interested in biking. Along with the many health benefits, are the great experiences you can have by going to beautiful destinations and exciting adventures with your group. However, if you're a beginner there are a lot of unwritten tips that you need to know before getting on the road. Learn from the mistakes of others by going through this list.The seat is too lowMost beginners tend to experience pain in the knees during the ride because their seat is too low. The pain is caused by extending their legs during the pedal stroke. Remember that...

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Welcome to the store - Lapierre Bikes ! We are really excited to announce that the brand we have been so eager to announce is Lapierre! The french designed bikes have a history of just under 70 years behind them; the products are hand assembled - tested and signed off accompanied by a signed certificate.  We are very happy to have these bikes in store and ready to show off! Philosophy For more than 60 years, LAPIERRE has combined technological innovation, aesthetics, attention to detail and its experience in the most important races to offer the most beautiful and efficient bikes...

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ROCK AND RIDE... TMC are paying tribute and waving goodbye to original rider, Martin Daniells. The DH & Enduro rider will be riding and racing for fun from now on - instead of competing. Martin, who also was apart of the Merida UK Ambassador | TMC set up for last season, wants to find the enjoyment from riding whilst wearing the shop colours instead of the TMC jersey - although he is stepping away from the TMC Martin will be staying with the store as one of our technicians and will be repping the new Store Jersey! Speaking with Martin,...

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