A phenomenal road and track cyclist, Olympic champion in 1956, world champion in 1958, holder of the hour record and winner of the 1967 Giro d'Italia. The only cyclist in the world to have won an Olympic medal, a world championship and a Grand Tour.
A story of family, tradition and a deep love for bicycles; goes back to the company's foundation in 1948.
Scanabissi is a frame builder whose talent has been discovered only recently.
He has always had an exceptional ability to mount high-quality groupsets on the frames of his bikes.
The skills of artisans such as Lacchini and Pasquali, combined with Oliviero Gallegati's ideas and technical skills, make SOMEC also distinguish itself by many improvements made in its frames. Those innovations were not patented though and other manufacturers have adopted them as well............