Founded in 1985 as Radsport Arnold and later renamed as Canyon Bicycles GmbH in 2001.The company sells its bikes under the brand Canyon since 1996. It develops, builds and serves as direct retailer of road, mountain and triathlon, as well as accessories and bike wear, offering the product right to its customer with no intermediaries via

Canyon has been awarded more than 100 prizes and bike test trophies in the last few years, including the Design Prize from the Federal Republic of Germany, the IF Awards, the Red Dot Awards plus 33 prizes as ‘Bike of the Year’ (Mountainbike and Roadbike magazines.) Movistar Team uses the Canyon bikes Ultimate CF SLX Team MOV, Aeroad CF Team MOV (road races) and Speedmax CF Team MOV (time trial).

Canyon has been the Movistar Team’s official bike since 2014.