History 

1908

Start of Rigida, France

 

1923

Start of Van Schothorst,

The Netherlands

 

1955

Opening new factory in

Boxmeer, The Netherlands

 

1989

Van Schothorst buys Rigida, company is called Rigida Group

1990

Opening of Ryde Malaysia factory

 

1992

Introduction of the famous DP18 rim

 

1997

Rigida Group acquires Alesa, Belgium

 

1997

Rigida Group acquires

Weinmann, China

 

1998

First rim with CSS coating

2003

Introduction of the Andra range

 

2008

Creation of Ryde Hungary

 

2013

Introduction of the ultra light, wide mountainbike rims

 

2015

Introduction of the updated DP18 Speed