Excellent Reviews on The All-New Mount Vision
A number of great reviews have been flowing in since we released the Mount Vision on Monday, March 4th.
Marin® Launches the new Mount Vision™- Rule the Ride
Marin Mountain Bikes Inc. has announced the introduction of the Mount Vision, the next Marin model line to feature the R3ACT – 2 Play® suspension system from Naild®, following in the footsteps of the critically-acclaimed and award-winning 2018 Wolf Ridge.
The Independent highlights the Rift Zone 1 as one of the 8 best trail bikes
The Independent, a UK based publication, just included the Rift Zone 1 as one of the eight best trail bikes.
MBR Review - Rift Zone 1
The Rifty has been smashing it again in the UK press. 9/10 review in MBR for the Rift Zone 1, beating the likes of the Norco Fluid FS3 and GT Sensor Sport.
Matt Koen rides his Wolf Ridge in Hawaii
Vital just posted this rad video of Marin athlete, Matt Koen, and his buddy Marco Osborne having fun on their bikes in Hawaii.
Cycling Plus Reviews the Gestalt X11
Another killer review from the UK. This time from Cycling Plus and their first ride of the Gestlat X11, 4 1/2 Star.
San Quentin 2, Alpine Trail 8, and Nail Trail E1- Best of 2019 in World of MTB
The San Quentin 2, Alpine Trail 8, and Nail Trail E1 were included in the Best of 2019 in World of MTB.
Bobcat Trail 5, one of Singletracks.com's 10 Affordable Mountain Bikes
Singletracks.com included the Marin Bobcat Trail 5 in its list of 10 affordable mountain bikes.
A Day in the Life of Matt Jones
Mountain Biking UK posted this story on their website - a great insight into Marin Athlete Matt Jones and what he gets up to day to day.
Road.cc Lists Gestalt X11 as 'Gravel and Adventure Bike of the Year' Finalist
Road.cc announced 10 finalists for their "Gravel and Adventure Bike of the Year", including the Marin Gestalt X11 in the lineup.
"A Massive Hardtail for the Masses" - Bike Magazine on the San Quentin 3
"The San Quentin was tailor-made for your own private 50to01 cover band woods-jib and loam-farming parties. Ride it hard, wreck a lot, get muddy and have fun." Hold onto your butts and read the full review.
Joe’s Bikes Build a Custom Wolf Ridge
Joe’s Bikes in the UK are huge Wolf Ridge fans and just made this awesome video building up a Wolf Ridge.
Hawk Hill 3, Reviewed by Bicycling Magazine
More fantastic press for Marin, this time the Hawk Hill 3 getting love from Bicycling.
Off-Road.cc review the Hawk Hill 3--4.5/5
Off-Road.cc got their hands on a Marin Hawk Hill 3 rating it 4.5/5.
Fundraiser for Ace MTB Photographer Colin Meagher
Colin has been the guy behind the lens in most of Marin's MTB photography over the past few years. He's an amazing talent who was diagnosed with ALS about a year ago. He can no longer work and needs financial assistance in his last years of life.
Red Bull lists the Team Marin as one of the hottest XC bikes for 2019
Red Bull selected some of the best cross-country mountain bikes, chosen for their speed, desirability, practicality and credentials.
Alpine Trail 7 'Value Mountain Bike of Year' Nominee
Pinkbike announced 5 nominees for the Value Bike of the Year, including the Marin Alpine Trail 7.
Mark Matthews gets cover of Spoke Magazine
The awesome Spoke Magazine, based out of New Zealand, has put Mark Matthews and his Attack Trail on the cover of its latest issue.
Wide Open Magazine San Quentin Video
Wide Open Magazine rounded up UK based Nikki Whiles and silver level rider Ajay Jones to produce this video highlighting how fun the bike is.
Mark Matthews - A Hard Tale
Mark Matthews proves just how capable the San Quentin is in this amazing edit on his home trails - Vancouver Island.
Red Bull list San Quentin in their Top 10 Aggressive Hardtails
Marin have succeeded at combining strength and playfulness, and have created the ultimate fun bike.
Pine Mountain & San Quentin 3, two of Bike Magazine's Best Hardtails Under $2000
Another nice hit from our friends at Bike, this time with the Pine Mountain and San Quentin 3 getting some love.
"Good Times for Less Money," a great Vital reader review of the Rift Zone 1
See what a Vital reader had to say our Rift Zone 1.
Marin Partners with NorCal League
Marin is pleased to announce a collaboration with the NorCal High School Cycling League with the new Team Marin model, oriented towards up-and-coming racers.
Mammoth Journeys Review the Four Corners
UK cycle tour company Mammoth Journeys review the Four Corners on Youtube.
Veronique Sandler and Her Brother on Vital Raw
Watch Veronique and her brother Leo shred at Bike Park Wales in the latest VitalRaw video here.
Veronique Sandler on Wideopen Magazine
Every week Wideopen Magazine host 'Wise Words' with an influential MTBer - this week see's Marin athlete Veronique Sandler taking the hot seat.
San Quentin 2 Review, via Singletracks
Singletracks took a ride on the San Quentin and were thoroughly impressed.
Hawk Hill in 'Best Hardtail and FS Bikes under £1500'
Our buddies at Offroad.cc have once again highlighted one of our bikes as a Banger!
San Quentin 3: Mountain Bike Action's First Ride Review video
Mountain Bike Action swung their legs over a Marin San Quentin 3 and said "the San Quentin is worth breaking out of prison for."
Matt Koen - No Bullsh*t, via Bike Mag
Bike Mag has released this brilliant video of Matt Koen proving why he has a big future.
Veronique Sandler Visits Israel
Marin athlete, Veronique Sandler, visited our Marin Bikes Israel distributor, Pedalism, a few weeks ago. Here's what she had to say about her experience.
Mark Matthews takes his Attack Trail to Iceland
Check out the amazing filmography and photography in Mark Matthews's latest adventure.
Rift Zone 3 Review from Mountain Biking Australia
Some Rift Zone press from down under, where the Nov-Dec-Jan 19 issue of Mountain Biking Australia.
Matt Jones in Muc-Off's new GNARNIVAL
In the summer of 2018, Matt Jones must dig deep to fight against his worst nightmare, a diabolical, maniacal beast, who preys on innocent MTB riders...
Alpine Trail 7 Review in iMB Mag
iMB Mag got their hands on an Alpine Trail 7 recent, and were impressed.
Hawk Hill 3, via Off-road.cc
Off-road.cc got their hands on our Hawk Hill 3 and wrote about their first impressions.
Marin's Martha Gill in Latest Vital Raw
Check out this Vital Raw's video of Martha and her Wolf Ridge having fun in the forest.
Matt and Martha chat about their 2018 EWS season
Want a little insight into what it takes to be an EWS racer
San Quentin 3 featured on Singletracks as "The 10 Best Hardtail Mountain Bikes Priced Under $2,000"
In no particular order, the San Quentin 3 was featured on Singletracks best 10 hardtail mountain bikes priced under $2,000.
Marin Bikes at Outerbike Moab- Oct 5-7, 2018
Come demo a Marin Bike at Outerbike Moab on October 5-7, 2018.
Presidio 3 & 4 on Gates Rubber's "Belted" Blog
A nice post from one of our vendor partners, this time Gates, whose CDX and CDN systems grace our Presidio 3 & Presidio 4 models.
San Quentin 2 9/10 in UK's MBR Magazine
MBR Magazine rode and tested Marin's San Quentin 2, giving it a 9/10 score.
Muirwoods: One of Bicycling Magazine's "Best Bikes for College Students"
This is the first bike on their list of 15.
Four Corner, via Adventure.cc
Adventure.cc said, "We’ve really enjoyed our time with the Four Corners, it’s a lot of fun, if not super-quick. It is ideal for touring or commuting duties."
Gestalt X11 review, via Off.Road.cc
Off-road.cc were so excited when they saw the new Gestalt X11 at Eurobike they asked if they could review the sample that was on display - and what a great response it got
UK Rider Ajay Jones Gets Inside Cover of MBUK on a San Quentin
Paligap, Marin's UK Distributor, supported rider 'Ajay Jones' has scored the inside cover of MBUK with this great San Quentin 3 Photo.
Matt Jones Has Fun on His San Quentin
Marin sponsored rider Matt Jones recently posted a video on his YouTube channel highlighting what a fun all rounder the Marin San Quentin really is.
Nicasio review on BikeRadar.com
"Stand out from the crowd with this steel-framed, disc-braked adventurer"
Marin's new Gestalt X11 is a genre bending, dropper equipped gravel bike, via off.road.cc
OffRoad.cc got their hands on the first Gestalt X11 in the country and let us know what they thought.
Marin Nicasio - The Jack of All Trades on a Budget
Nice blog post from one of our dealers, Outpost Richmond in Virginia.
San Rafael DS1 Listed as one of Bicycling's 20 Best Hybrid Bikes
The DS1 was included on Bicycling's list of 20 "Best Hybrid Bikes".
Nikki Whiles Ripping on his Home Turf, via Pinkbike
Pinkbiker released an excellent video of Marin athlete Nikki Whiles shredding on the trails of his homeland South Wales.
Marin updates mountain, pavement, and gravel bikes with better rides, spec, and value (via Bikerumor.com)
Some nice Eurobike coverage from Bikerumor.com, showing highlights of our 2019 lineup.
Veronique Sandler’s ‘Sound of Speed’, via Redbull
Redbull just released an amazing video of Marin athlete, Veronique Sandler, on her Marin Attack Trail.
Marin Chats Spec Decisions with Bikerumor
Marin Bikes product manager and marketing director Matt Cipes and Chris Holmes give insight into spec decisions and the OEM process in a podcast with Bike Rumor.
The Rift Zone 3, via IMB Magazine
IMB Magazine got their hands on a Rift Zone 3 and it's safe to say they were impressed.
Pine Mountain 2 Review, via TheDropperPost.com
"The Marin Pine Mountain 2 is a beautiful, modern steel mountain bike built for adventure."
Morgane Such and her Attack Trail featured on Pinkbike
Morgane’s Attack Trail was highlighted in an event competitor’s bike check on Pinkbike.
The Rift Zone 3 Reviewed, via Flow Mountain Bike
See why Flow Mountain Bike has " been impressed from the get-go with this thing".
The 10 Best Bikes from Marin, via Bicycling.com
See what "exciting, cool, and attractive options" Bicycling.com highlighted in their recent write up of Marin Bikes.
Martha Gill's Trip to Malaysia on The Loam Wolf
Read about Marin athlete Martha Gill's somewhat hilarious trip to Malaysia with her Rift Zone earlier this year.
"Marin's 2019 Range Looks Sorted," an Overview via Bikeradar
Some MY19 highlights, including a couple of carryovers.
Mark Matthews Rips Prevost in 'Island Summer'
Check out the latest video, featuring Vancouver-based, Marin rider Mark Matthews, posted on the front page of Pinkbike today.
2019 Bikes Released; 2018 Bikes Still Available
Our Marin Bikes dealers are still offering 2018 products and will continue to do so through the end of the year.
Mountain Bike Australia Reviews the Wolf Ridge 8
See why Mountain Bike Australia says the Wolf Ridge 8 is "a brilliant all-rounder".
"A 'Road' Bike for Mountain Bikers," the Gestalt X11, one of Bicycling's Best New Bikes and Gear
The 2019 Gestalt X11 is the second bike featured in Bicycling Magazine's list of the Best New Bikes and Gear Launched This Summer.
San Quentin 3, via Spiegel Online
Spiegel Online, a massive German media outlet, included the San Quentin 3 as part of their Eurobike coverage.
Alcatraz as part of Pinkbike's Eurobike Coverage
Pinkbike was impressed by the new Marin Bikes Alcatraz build.
Hawk Hill, Alpine Trail 7 and Alcatraz Eurobike Coverage from Bike Magazine
Bike Magazine reported on Marin Bikes at Eurobike this past weekend calling out the Alpine Trail, B-17, Hawk Hill, and San Quentin.
Wolf Ridge Pro and Alcatraz on VitalMTB.com
Two sweet 2019s, featured in Vital's Eurobike coverage.
Maxing Value - The 2019 Marin Alpine Trail 7, via NSMB.com
The praises keep rolling in, this time from NSMB.com, a great core site based in BC, Canada
Alpine Trail 7 First Ride Review, via Bikeradar
The guys at Bikeradar took a ride on the Alpine Trail 7, and were impressed.
Fantastic First Ride Review on the Alpine Trail 8, via Vital MTB
Read about "incredible times on an incredibly well priced long-travel 29er from Marin".
The Marin Alpine Trail, via Wideopenmag
See why Wideopenmag described the Marin Alpine Trail as a long travel 29'er with great geometry and a really decent price tag.
Alpine Trail 7 First Ride Review, via Pinkbike.com
See why Pinkbike.com "wouldn't change a thing" about the Alpine Trail.
2019 Alpine Trail - First Ride Review, via Singletrack Magazine
More positive press on the forthcoming model from Singletrack Magazine.
2019 Alpine Trail First Ride Review, via Enduro Mag
EnduroMag did a great write up on their first impression of the Marin Alpine Trail.
The $770 Marin Argenta Is a Road Bike with a Taste for Adventure
This solid Argenta review hit Bicycling Magazine a few days back.
First Ride Verdict on the New Marin Alpine Trail Long Travel 29er, via MBR (UK)
Editor Danny Milner is highly regarded and influential in the UK market. He was quite impressed with the new bike
All-new Marin Alpine Trail Brings Big Travel, Big Tires to a Simple Enduro Bike, via Bikerumor.com
Bikerumor.com reviewed Marin's all-new Alpine Trail.
JoyRide Festival Poland
Over the weekend Marin athlete's Matt Jones and Veronique Sandler visited the JoyRide Festival in Poland to support our distributor there.
Red Bull name Martha Gill as "one of the best young MTBers on Earth"
Red Bull recently named the five best young mountain bikers on the planet right now, including Martha Gill in the line up.
Martha Gill: Winner of Peaty's Steel City Downhill
A couple of great shots of Martha Gill, who won Steve Peat's Steel City Downhill race over the weekend aboard her Wolf Ridge.
Matt Jones Wins Rocket Air
Marin sponsored athlete, Matt Jones, won Rocket Air in Switzerland over the weekend.
Rift Zone 2 Gets Best in Test
The UK's Bikes Etc awarded the RZ2 "Best in test" beating both the Camber and Fuel.
Vital MTB on the San Quentin
More San Quentin coverage, this time from VitalMTB.com, with an audio interview with Matt Cipes.
EverydayMTB.com on the San Quentin Series
EverydayMTB.com discusses the San Quentin series, which we debuted at Sea Otter Classic last week.
Wolf Ridge Pro, Hawk Hill 2 and Nicasio RC: Bicycling Editors' Choice Award Winners!
Big news - we won three of the coveted Editors' Choice Awards from Bicycling Magazine last week, with the Wolf Ridge Pro, Hawk Hill 2 and Nicasio RC taking home the awards.
2019 Four Corners Elite on Bikepacking.com
A nice introduction to the model that we debuted this weekend at Sea Otter, via Bikepacking.com.
San Quentin & Four Corners Elite Debuts
We’re debuting two new models at the 2018 Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, CA, the all-new San Quentin aggro hardtail collection and the 2019 Four Corners Elite.