Founded by Shozaburo Shimano in 1921, Shimano base its headquarters in Sakai, Japan and is famous for producing bicycle components. Shimano is the leader of the global bicycle component market, commanding approximately 50% of the market share. It is a multinational corporation with over 7 700 staff members and offices in 21 countries. Its products include drivetrains, brakes, wheels and pedal components for road, mountain and hybrid bikes.
In this section you can find useful information about the cycling pedals which Velomania Ltd. represents.
No one has more experience with bicycle pedals than VP Components. For more than 20 years their pedals have been the driving force on many of the world's leading bikes. What is less well known is that VP Components also manufacture an extensive line of headsets and bottom brackets.
Animal is a bike components company based in the New Jersey area started by Ralph Sinisi and Dennis Stancavish. Animal has been a leading name in BMX for quite a few years now. They have been a brand that has stayed true to their image, and continue to progress in many ways. It isn’t a surprise that their name is synonymous with street with the amazing team they harbor: Edwin Delarosa, Nigel Sylvester, Bob Scerbo, Mike Brennan and more.
DMR (Design Make Ride) was kicked into life in the Winter of 1995, the idea was to make UK designed bike parts that worked for the way we liked to ride. DMR is owned & run by people that have a passion for biking and design. We have grown over the last 10 years from a single product to around 100 covering a wide range of riding styles.