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The Cicli OLMO is founded in Celle Ligure by Giuseppe Olmo, called Bepin, together with the brothers Franco, Giovanni and Michele. Giuseppe Olmo had been a great racer by winning two Milano San Remo (1935 and 1938), and several stages at the Giro d’Italia. He achieved the most prestigious successes on the track: Gold at the Los Angeles Olympic Games in 1932 in the team time trial and beating the record of the hour in 1935 at Vigorelli.
The bikes produced by Olmo had an immediate success and were exported all over the world. They immediately distinguishes itself for the care of the details and the refinement of the realization.