Team Cygnus has developed a fully faired recumbent bicycle that can compete with the fastest recumbents in the world. The main goal is to use an optimum man-machine combination to break world records. The Cygnus team consists of technical specialists from various disciplines. Between them they have many years of experience with fully faired recumbents both in racing and in designing. All Cygnus team members are racers at the highest level. Every year they compete in national and international competitions such as Battle Mountain, the European Championship, the World Championship, and the Michigan Human Powered Speed Challenge, but they also attempt to break records on the tracks of RDW, DEKRA and Opel.

woensdag 23 december 2015

End of year greeting

And then it's december already. The past year has gone by quickly. Some highlights we would like you to remember.
Sjaak Bloemberg had his first kilometers in the Cygnus Beta and drove at DEKRA a personal best in the 200m sprint flying start with 94.4 km/h.
Jan van Steeg rode a new record for the 100 miles with an average of 76 km/h and a new personal best in the 200m sprint flying start with 95.5 km/h. He was the fastest rider of the weekend.
Jan-Marcel van Dijken captured the third place at the World Human Powered Challenge.

A warm thanks to all our supporters and sponsors/donors.

The Cygnus team wishes you happy holidays and a happy 2016.