Mark Cavendish MBE has always been an avid cyclist, riding a BMX from a young age led to him racing at the National Sports Centre in Douglas.
Having experienced success on the track Mark joined T-Mobile in 2006 as a stagiaire. During the 2008 season, Mark made his first big impact on the Grand Tours, winning a fantastic two stages in the Giro d’Italia followed by four victories at the Tour de France, becoming the most successful British cyclist overnight at the age of 22.
|Full name||Mark Simon Cavendish|
|Nickname||Manx Missile / Cav|
|Born||21 May 1985|
|Douglas, Isle of Man|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||70 kg (150 lb)|
|Discipline||Road and Track|
|Tour de France|
|Points classification||2011 / 21|
|34 individual stages||2008 / 09 / 10 / 11 / 12 / 13 / 15 / 16 / 21|
|15 individual stages||2008 / 09 / 11 / 12 / 13|
|Vuelta a España|
|3 individual stages||2010|
|Ster ZLM Toer||2012|
|Tour of Qatar||2013 / 2016|
|One-day races and Classics|
|Milan – San Remo||2009|
|Grote Scheldeprijs||2007 / 08 / 11|
|Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne||2012 / 15|
CVNDSH is the official brand of British road cyclist Mark Cavendish MBE.
Mark launched the CVNDSH brand in 2013 with the vision of developing a range of products with his partners. His pursuit of excellence, attention to detail and understated style form the core principles of the brand, with a nod to his explosive bursts of speed on a bike.