Koblenz is the home of Ergon. We create German Innovation.

The “Deutsche Eck” in Koblenz

At Ergon, we are all cyclists and we think like cyclists. We are passionate, innovative, problem-solving tech enthusiasts, who are constantly curious. We live and breathe cycling.

Einige Ergon Mitarbeiter während einem Ausritts in den Bergen. Ein Fahrrad wird durch eine Tür des Ergon Headquarters geschoben. Fabien Barel während eines Meetings mit den Ergon Entwicklern.

Our mission statement creates a strong circle of trust. This motivates our employees to take personal responsibility in their work, as well as encourage teamwork and cooperation.

Ein Entwickler skizziert Ideen für einen neuen Sattel. Ein Ergon-Mitarbeiter befestigt einen GE1-Griff an seinem Fahrrad.

Ergon Milestones

“Ergon products are ambitious, sophisticated, ingenious and beautiful. Most of all, they need to have soul.”

Franc Arnold, CEO

  • 2004: MP1, WP1The first and original ergonomic winged grip. More than two million sold worldwide.
  • 2006: BD1A two-part backpack system utilizing the Flink® Ball Joint, which allows for an ergonomic shift of pack load from the shoulders onto the hips.
  • 2008: CR1, CM1Carbon leaf spring seat post. A simple and genius vibration damping design that ensures maximum comfort and produces a smoother ride experience.
  • 2009: TP1The first tool for easy, precise, and optimal ergonomic placement of pedal cleats on cycling shoes.
  • 2011: PC2The touring pedal redefined. Designed for the biomechanical needs of riders who are not using clipless pedals.
  • 2011: SM3The first saddle by Ergon. An innovative shell concept with defined flex and anatomically positioned voids filled with specially developed EVA foam padding for the sit bones.
  • 2012: CX2 Custom CockpitFull integration of the stem, handlebar, grips, brake and shifter mounts into one carbon component. The fully custom product was produced for two-time XC World Champion, Irina Kalentieva, for use at the 2012 Olympic Games.
  • 2012: SR2 BioComp ConceptA design study by the Ergon GreenLab Initiative. The saddle shell construction is made of innovative and sustainable natural fiber composites.
  • 2013: RC10 eRockerIntuitive handling, ergonomic rotary rocker switch with integrated control unit, developed for e-bikes.
  • 2014: Saddle SelectorA specially developed online tool which allows a cyclist to choose the correct Ergon saddle model and size based on their biomechanical statistics.
  • 2014: 3D Sit DimensionA quick, easy, and reliable measuring tool which determines the precise width of the rider’s sit bones.
  • 2015: Fitting BoxA revolutionary and compact bike fitting tool kit for the professional adjustment of the bike at home or on the road.
  • 2017: GD1The first gravity-grip with a tapered shape and a unique in Germany produced rubber compound.