Merida founded by Ike Tseng still continues to make bikes by hand even after over 48 years with the main objective to improve the reputation and the quality of bikes ‘Made in Taiwan’. The R&D team of Merida bikes lives, breathes, and rides bikes. For safety measures, each bike undergoes grueling in-house and external tests in the best of the laboratories. Be it a mountain bike or a road bike, with a Merida bike you are assured that your bike will withstand the most demanding trail, the steepest climb, the heaviest load, or the grueling daily chore.