Anne Hed

HED Cycling Products


Anne Hed is a lifetime resident of Minnesota. Her history as a business owner grew from a career as a professional triathlete in the 1980s. She met her late husband Steve through the sport and raced worldwide on Hed’s aerodynamic disc bicycle wheel. Funded in part by Anne’s race winnings, Hed Cycling was born and production was first set up in Steve’s garage.

A pioneering company in the field of performance cycling products, HED Cycling has been awarded several significant patents, securing their place as a top racing accessory manufacturer. In 2014, Anne was awarded Established Business Owner of the Year for Minnesota by NAWBO. 2016 saw the debut of the Cervelo P5X triathlon bike — manufactured by Hed in Minnesota. In 2017, Hed was selected as one of Forbes Small Business Giants. In 2018, Hed Cycling won both Corporate Small category of the ACG MN Bold awards and the overall Boldest of the Bold award.