User:Donnie Park/list of bicycle brands associated with professional cyclists

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A list of bicycle brands that are associated with professional cyclists

must have its own Wikipedia article (either rider or brand) have have at least five years of professional riding career in terms of competition must be a founder of a company, have a brand branded after them and does not include signature models


Name Discipline Brand Begin End Notes
Marino Basso Basso 1981 [1]
Giovanni Battaglin Battaglin [2]
Chris Boardman Boardman Bikes 2007 [3]
Ottavio Bottecchia Bottecchia 1926 [4]
Ernesto Colnago Colnago 1952 [5]
Cino Cinelli Cinelli [6]
Mario Cipollini Cipollini [7]
Gary Fisher Gary Fisher Mountain Bikes 2010 [8]
Maurizio Fondriest Fondriest [9]
Jacob Heilbron Kona Bicycle Company 1988 [10]
Bob Haro Haro Bikes 1981 [11]
Mat Hoffman Hoffman BMX Bikes 1992 [12]
Chris Hoy Hoy 2012 [13]
Greg LeMond LeMond Racing Cycles 1990 [14]
Eddy Merckx Eddy Merckx Cycles 1980 [15]
Dave Mirra BMX MirraCo 2014 [16][17]
Joe Murray Kona Bicycle Company
Voodoo Bikes
[18]
Marco Pantani Pantani Bike Project [19]
Victoria Pendleton Pendleton 2012 [20]
Giovanni Pinarello Pinarello [21]
Tom Ritchey Ritchey [22]
Laura Trott Laura Trott 2016 [23]
Mario Vicini Vicini 1942
Bradley Wiggins Wiggins 2016 [24]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Basso brothers". Retrieved 30 January 2016. 
  2. ^ Tim Maloney. "Interview: Giovanni Battaglin". CyclingNews. Retrieved 2012-06-06. Today, Battaglin runs his eponymous bike company in Marostica, Italy. (www.Battaglin.com), sponsoring the Ceramiche Panaria-Fiordo squad with Battaglin bikes 
  3. ^ "Chris Boardman sells cycle business to Halfords for £20m". Retrieved 2016-09-30. 
  4. ^ "Did Mussolini's Cronies Murder the First Italian Tour de France Winner?". VICE Sports. Retrieved 2016-09-30. 
  5. ^ "Why Colnago is the Ferrari of road bikes". Retrieved 2016-09-30. 
  6. ^ http://www.bikeraceinfo.com/oralhistory/Cinelli%20interview.html
  7. ^ Stephen Farrand. "ISD to ride Cipollini bikes in 2010". Cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 30 January 2016. 
  8. ^ "Trek Bicycle Corporation kills off Gary Fisher bicycles". Retrieved 2016-09-27. 
  9. ^ "Maurizio Fondriest: interview". Road Cycling UK. Retrieved 30 January 2016. 
  10. ^ "Jacob Heilbron | The Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame". mmbhof.org. Retrieved 2016-05-20. 
  11. ^ buissonrouge. "* BOB HARO @ 23MAG BMX". www.23mag.com. Retrieved 2016-09-27. 
  12. ^ "Hoffman Bikes - BMXmuseum.com". Retrieved 30 January 2016. 
  13. ^ "Sir Chris Hoy announces HOY bike brand partnership with Evans Cycles". Road Cycling UK. Retrieved 2016-05-20. 
  14. ^ Gulley, Aaron (2014-09-26). "First Look: Lemond Washoe". Outside Online. Retrieved 2016-05-20. 
  15. ^ "Eddy Merckx: the man behind the legend - Cycling Weekly". 2016-06-17. Retrieved 2016-09-27. 
  16. ^ "Mirraco's 2011 Complete Bike & Black Label Parts Line | Ride BMX". Ride BMX. 2010-08-04. Retrieved 2016-05-20. 
  17. ^ "Mirraco Drops Out Of BMX". Retrieved 2016-09-30. 
  18. ^ Marcus Farley. "Interview: dirt legend Joe Murray". BikeRadar. Retrieved 30 January 2016. 
  19. ^ BikeRadar UK. "2011 Pantani bikes now available in UK". BikeRadar. Retrieved 30 January 2016. 
  20. ^ "Victoria Pendelton peddles her high street bikes range for Halfords at Christmas shopping event". Mail Online. 24 July 2013. Retrieved 30 January 2016. 
  21. ^ "Giovanni "Nani" Pinarello, founder and innovator, dies at 92 - VeloNews.com". VeloNews.com. Retrieved 30 January 2016. 
  22. ^ "Interview: Tom Ritchey". BikeRadar. Retrieved 2016-05-20. 
  23. ^ "VIDEO: Laura Trott Shows off New Bike Brand Designed to Inspire More Women". Total Women's Cycling. Retrieved 2016-09-30. 
  24. ^ "Sir Bradley Wiggins and Halfords to launch kids' bike range ahead of the Rio Olympics". 2015-11-12. Retrieved 2016-09-27.