here are many causes but only one reason why a company is still around after 175 years. As José María de Arizmendiarrieta put it, this has to do with the capacity to reinvent and transform oneself. Orbea has always placed a special emphasis on this. Being the first to set foot on a path that many now travel means that the word ‘future’ has always been part of our vocabulary. We have always been guided by our determination to leave the company better than when we found it

The Basque Country is one of the regions of Europe, comparable perhaps only to Flanders, where the love for cycling is felt most intensely. The numbers reflect it, in terms of the registered federation members, cycling teams and companies dedicated to the sector. So does the passion of Basque fans, who are recognized around the world for their loyalty and their knowledge of the sport. (more…)