80 years ago, in 1935 Luigi Girardi undertook his adventure and founded Selle San Marco. This was the first step torwards the birth of an historical handmade saddle firm that still makes each product with passion and pride. Today the founder's grandchildren - Luigi and his brothers Luca, Giovanni and Antonella - have inherited his dynamism along with the management of Selle San Marco.
The level of craftsmanship and precious attention for quality and design have led the brand for almost a century. After 80 years San Marco still follows its values and ensure hand-built products that go alongcyclists and bike lovers all over the world. "We are approaching 80 years in business, eighty years of vast and constantly increasing production, all of it in Italy," says Luigi Girardi. "We developed and manufactured famous saddles like the Regal, Rolls and Concor, Era models, ridden by the greatest champions of cycling. Every year we've added new patents and solutions to our collection, saddles designed to meet every need of every cyclist.”