American Custom Bicycles in Steel, Titanium and Ti/carbon mix

2014 Book Credits

“Behind all this work is an uncompromising commitment to excellence framed by an obsession to detail.” –Road Magazine

We had so much fun writing and sharing stories in our last brochure, that we decided to do the same again this year. Inside you’ll find snippets about bikes, bike building, rides, and some of the things that have inspired us to do what we do. We hope you find it as enjoyable to read, as we found it to write. If you have a story you’d like to share with us, we’d love to hear from you.

To request a 2014 brochure, email us at sales@sevencycles.com

Designer: Kirk Tegelaar

The artist also known as Skunk handles almost all of Seven’s photography, print, web, clothing and whatever artsy things that comes his way. When not working at Seven, he makes robots, rayguns, and rocketships from re-purposed metal under the name Skunkadelia.

Art Director: Rob Vandermark

Rob Vandermark is Seven’s founder. He’s the luckiest person alive.

Editor: John Lewis

John Lewis is an Account Executive at Seven, which means he spends his whole day trying to shorten the distance between customers and the best bike they‘ll ever own. Along with working at Seven, John also writes for Red Kite Prayer blog.

Editor: Karl Borne

Karl Borne is Seven’s Service Manager. He believes his super power, perfecting situational comic brilliance, is the anchor of the Seven office. We’re not so sure.

Writers

John Lewis

p. 3-11, 26-33, 36-37, 40-49, 52-57

Karl Borne

p. 12-25, 34-35, 28-39

Neil Doshi

p. 50-51

Neil Doshi is Seven’s senior Performance Fit Designer. He surfs, skateboards, and he owns more bikes than most of us own socks.

Photographers

Natalia Boltukhova

p. 28, 37

Russian-born Natalia Boltukhova moved to Boston in 2006 and has been restlessly honing her photography skills in the vibrantly artistic and picturesque North East since then. Natalia’s work has been published in local and national magazines and online publications, including Stuff Magazine, Peloton Magazine, Momentum Magazine (cover), Cyclocross Magazine, Triathlete, and others. Natalia’s photo work has also been displayed at a number of local restaurants, cafes, and coffee shops. Check out her websites for more of her beautiful work: Tiny Russian Studio and Pedal Power Photography.

Matt O’Keefe

p. 46, 47, 51, 55

Matt O’Keefe has been our Production Manager since Seven’s beginning. An avid photographer, Matt also enjoys bicycle and motorcycle touring.

Rob Vandermark

p. 11, 34-35, 56-57, 58

Kirk Tegelaar

all other images