BMC Switzerland began life as the Bike Manufacturing Company in 1986. By 1994, the BMC brand was born. A few years later, our dynamic approach to bicycle design truly began to take shape with the injection of Andy Rihs’ vision in 1998 and the subsequent move into the pro peloton with Phonak Cycling Team. Since then, our bikes have become a fixture on the global scene and we’ve branched into further disciplines, taking accolades wherever possible.
Intricate Swiss engineering is a given when you’re talking about BMC Switzerland. This premium approach to bikes goes back to 1994, when we began in Grenchen, Switzerland, where we’re still housed today. With just 120 employees and three global offices, you could be surprised at the extent of our innovation. Our in-house Impec Lab is the beating heart of our research and development thanks to some of the brightest minds in the industry keeping us at the cutting edge of design. After extensive development, our collection naturally becomes the choice of the world’s top athletes, who go on to win such races as the Tour de France, Team Time Trials, World Championships of various disciplines, and numerous Ironman Championships. The sport of cycling is evolving at a breakneck speed – and we at the front of the bunch, pushing the pace..