A DREAM TO make true
The beginning of the project
The project starts with Giovanni Monge Roffarello that feels the need to create not only an Italian brand, but also a made-in-Italy product, in compliance with high-quality and production standards.
It all started almost as a game.
Research and development
A year of studies, research and new ideas. The project starts to take shape: Giovanni defines the ways to turn his dream into reality.
The official OM logo is designed.
THE FIRST STEP forward
The first frame
The dream becomes reality with the creation of the first carbon-fiber frame, named after the Alpine climb on which Giovanni had tested it, Lemma.
In search for perfection
The range grows
The first catalogue comes to life with new bike models: the Brondello, the Eremo in steel and The War Machine in carbon fiber.
The prototype of the gravel Santiago is created.
OFFICINE MATTIO IN THE WORLD
First victories on OM frames
OM bicycles make themselves known around the world by winning the Granfondo New York and the Granfondo Roma.
The first OM wheels are created.
OM Adventure, the official tour operator of Officine Mattio, is founded.
Officine Mattio becomes title sponsor of the iconic Granfondo La Fausto Coppi the cycling event in Cuneo: 33 editions; 3,000 participants from more than 40 different countries.
In the same year, the bike models SL and SL X in carbon fiber are created.
The creation of Officine Mattio
Five people, united by the passion for cycling, establish Officine Mattio Srl. .
Officine Mattio is now able to welcome dealers and visitors from all over the world. Officine Mattio celebrates new victories: L’Ètape Du Tour and the Granfondo La Fausto Coppi.
The collection grows
New bicycle models are introduced: the carbon Lemma 2.0 and the Gravel Santiago made of steel, aluminum and carbon fiber.
The first collection of OM apparel comes out.
New projects and bike models.
Officine Mattio becomes technical sponsor of the OM.CC Team (Officine Mattio Cycling Club), founded in December 2020.
New models are going to be introduced.
A new B2B platform, for our dealers, is opened.