For Cannondale, it’s knowing, versus guessing it, it’s using the world’s greatest athletes to prove it, in fact Cannondale mountain bikes have been proven by the biggest names in the industry. It’s evolutionary; making it better, never settling for “good enough". It’s having such high standards and expectations in how products perform that Cannondale are relentless in their pursuit.
It’s about performance, innovation, superior product. Does it contribute to the ride? Does it do what we want it to do? When they step back and look at their work, the answer is easy. It does. Whether it’s a hybrid bike like the Bad Boy, a road bike like the CAAD12 or the Synapse you want then Cannondale have it covered.
Products: Bicycles,rider gear, bicycle equipment and the latest bicycle technology innovations.
Headquarters: Wilton,Connecticut, United States.
History: Cannondale is a major American division of a Canadian conglomerate of Dorel Industries founded by Joe Montgomery, Jim Catrambone and Ron Davis in 1971. It manufactured backpacks and bags for camping then bicycle trailers for touring. In 1997 Cannondale was the first company to feature large, oversized aluminium bicycle frames that won four stages at the 1999 Tour de France. In 2010 it developed the CAAD10 which is the most advanced aluminium road frame in the world.
Sponsorship of individuals/teams: Cannondale sponsor 6 teams and 22 individual professional riders’ bicycles in the North American and European professional cycling circuits.
Interesting fact: Cannondale are the only cycle company in the world to design a single-leg fork design. The fork is as stiff and strong as most dual-crown DH forks, yet lighter than most all-mountain bicycle forks.
Cycles UK has stores across the South East of England concentrated in Essex, Kent, Norfolk, London and Hertfordshire. Our bike shops can be found in Basildon, Romford, Leigh-On-Sea, Braintree, Chelmsford, Norwich, Watford, Greenwich, Maidstone, Canterbury and Orpington.