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Recent Press

Seven Mudhoney SL Custom


November, 2013

Seven Cycles 622 SLX

Red Kite Prayer

August 29, 2013

Massachusetts Metal: Seven

Switchback Magazine

August, 2013

Seven Cycles Build Process


February 12, 2013

Silent and Speedy: Seven Cafe Racer


February 10, 2013

Press Archive


Massachusetts Metal: Seven
Switchback Magazine August, 2013
Seven Build Process: Part I
Velosmith February 12, 2013
Behind the Scenes With Seven's Rob Vandermark
Signature Cycles December 3, 2012
I Never Asked for a Honeymoon
Lovely Bicycle! December 3, 2012
Seven Cycles expands UK sales network
BikeBiz March 5, 2012
Seven Cycles in Embrocation Journal
Embrocation October 11, 2011
New England Genesis
Peloton October, 2011
Why You Need a Custom Road Bike
Forbes June 23, 2011
Lucky Number Seven
Road Magazine April 2011
Seven Cycles Featured in New Exhibit at Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Seven Cycles November 23, 2009
Interview: Rob Vandermark of Seven Cycles November 11, 2009

Photo Essay: Made in Massachusetts

Made in America vs. Made Overseas
Bike Magazine, May 2009
Seven Cycles featured in Embrocation Cycling Journal
Embrocation Magazine April 2, 2009
Spin Doctors: One size doesn't fit all —
welcome to the world of customized bicycles
Club Magazine, Q1 2009
Industry Insight: Rob Vandermark defines Custom
Road Bike Action magazine, Jan/Feb 2008
Built to Lust
Outside magazine, July, 2007
A Bicycle Built For You
Yankee magazine, August 2007
A bicycle built for you
Stability, handling, comfort—all in a life-changing package.
LA Times, January 2007
Adventure Cyclist, Nov/Dec 2006
Seven Cycles Nominated for New England Innovation Award
Seven Cycles, 10 April, 2007
Seven Heaven; a tour of the Seven Cycles Factory, 15 December, 2005
The Minimalist On the Bespoke Bicycle
The New York Times, 25 September, 2005
Shifting Gears
Newsweek, 08 August, 2005
Seven Sola
Bicycle Navi (Japan), Autumn, 2004
Q&A: Seven's custom niche 19 November, 2004
Fab 5, Five Companies to Watch
Bicycle Retailer, 1 November, 2004
Pedal to the Metal
Bicycling magazine, June, 2004
A Bicycle Built For You
Arrive magazine, May/June, 2004
Seven Hires Finance Manager, Adds Staff
Bicycle Retailer, 1 May, 2004
River City Brings Industry Celebrities
Bicycle Retailer, 1 April, 2004
Singular Cycles
Alaska Airlines magazine, July, 2003
Fastest Women, Ten We Like
The Ride magazine, April, 2003
Seven Honored
The Ride magazine, April, 2003
Building the Soul of New England Mountain Biking
Single Tracks magazine, Feb-March, 2003
A ‘Magic Metal’ for the Masses
BusinessWeek magazine, December, 2002
Seven Cycles Plans Fourth Expansion
Bicycle Retailer, May, 2002
Tips for Ti: Going Custom: 101 Tips That Don't Suck
Mountain Bike, August, 2001
Bicycle Entrepreneur
By Larry Freund, transcript of a program aired August 31, 2000 on Voice of America
East Coast Scene Strong in Wake of Fat, Merlin Changes
by Adam Vincent, Bicycle Retailer and Industry News, vol. 9, no. 15, September 1, 2000
Why Seven Cycles Is Racing Ahead: The Net
Business Week Online 22 June, 1999
Manufacturing Space Increases Sevenfold:
Seven Cycles Completes Second Year with Success
By Jill Janov, Bicycle Retailer and Industry News, May 1, 1999
Pedaling the Product:
Bicycle Frame Manufacturer Seven Cycles Inc. Takes a Ride to the Top of the Industry
By Roberta Holland, Journal Staff, Boston Business Journal, November 27-December 3, 1998 Volume 18 Number 42

Frame Specific

622 SLX

Seven Cycles 622 slx
Red Kite Prayer, August 29-31, 2013
Shimano Dura-Ace 9000: A First Look (excerpt)
Red Kite Prayer, November 12, 2012
Seven 622 slx
Cyclist Magazine, November 2012
Make a Holiday Wish, Dec. 15, 2011

Elium SLX

Formerly Elium
Wish List: The World's Best Cycling Kit
ProCycling Magazine Dec. 2011
Seven Cycles Elium—5 Tips for Perfect Bike Fit
Action & Fitness— Magazine, May-June 2008
Seven Cycles Elium SG Road Bike
Outside magazine, October, 2005
Seven Elium Race: Another Superbike Test!, 30 June, 2005
Seven Nominated for Editors' Choice Award
Bicycling magazine
May, 2005
Competitive Edge
Men's Journal June, 2004

Elium SL

Formerly ID8, Odonata
Glen D. Lowry:
12 things MoMA’s director can’t live without
Elle Decor, May 19, 2011
Residential Architect Magazine Staff Members Pick Their Favorite Design Objects
Residential Architect Online, Sept 28, 2010
Ti Warriors—Seven ID8
Road Bike Action, Sept/Oct 2007
The O List—The Best Road Bike
Outside, October 2001
Seventh Heaven: We Found the Perfect Bike...
by Matt Phillips, from Mountain Bike magazine, January 1999

Axiom SLX

Formerly Aerios
The Perfect Ride
Bicycling magazine, Jan/Feb, 2006

Axiom SL

Formerly Axiom
Rides Like a Dream: Axiom SL
Bicyling: Dream Bikes, Dec. 2011
Seven Axiom SL Di2
Bike Radar, June 9, 2009
Seven Axiom Race: The Last Race Bike You'll Ever Buy?
Bicycling Magazine Buyer's Guide, March 2, 2009
Seven Axiom SG
Top Velo Magazine (France), February, 2007 (PDF)
Seven Axiom SG Wins Choice Award
RoadBikeReview.Com October 2006
Double Take
Pro Cycling, January 2006
Tested Bike, Seven Axiom SG
Road magazine, September, 2005
Seventh Heaven
By Robert Millar, Pro Cycling, July 2002
Material Worlds
Story, Phil Cavell—Photos, Gerard Brown, Cycle Sport 2002
Outdoor Life Network
OLN Gives Seven High Marks, April 2002
Seven Cycles Axiom
New England Upstarts
By Patrick Brady, Bicyclist, October 1997

Axiom S

Formerly Alaris
I Never Asked for a Honeymoon
Lovely Bicycle! December 3, 2012
Seven Unveils Rapha Bike
Seven Cycles Mar. 16th, 2009
La Magie du Titane
Le Cycle magazine (France), March, 2007 (PDF)
Seven Alaris
Bicycling Magazine, 17 August, 2007

Kameha SLX

Kameha SLX
100 Best Bikes October, 2012

Mudhoney PRO

Concept to race in one week: Mo Bruno Roy’s custom Seven Mudhoney PRO 2
VeloNews December 6, 2012
Pro bike: Mo Bruno-Roy’s Seven Mudhoney Pro
Bike Radar Jan. 13, 2012

Mudhoney SLX

Maureen Bruno-Roy's custom Seven Mudhoney SLX cyclocross bike November 16, 2009
Maureen Bruno Roy's Seven Mudhoney SLX November 16, 2009
Seven Cycles featured in Embrocation Cycling Journal
Embrocation Magazine April 2, 2009

Mudhoney SL

Seven Mudhoney SL Custom
Peloton, November 2013
2011 Cyclo-cross Bling Bling, December 27, 2010
Tom's Electric Seven, February 7, 2011
Mary McConneloug's Seven Tsunami, 2 December, 2004

Mudhoney S

Formerly Mudhoney
A 'Cross Bike… Why?
Ride Cycling Tours November 8, 2012
A cyclocross bike may be just the answer to break monotony
Triathlete Magazine, 2005
Revolutionary Romp
The Ride Magazine, Vol. 13, Issue 124
Go Long; A review of the Mudhoney
Bicycling Magazine, May 2004


Sam Calagione: One Crafty Rider January 20, 2011


Formerly IMX
VeloNews Buyer's Guide 2011, January 11, 2011
Mary McConnneloug—Seven IMX
Bike Magazin (Spain), Feb 18th, 2009
Seven IMX—Artistic License to Rip
Mountain Flyer Magazine, 2008
Seven IMX
02 Bike Magazine, Sept, 2007 (PDF)
26" vs. 29" Wheels Seven Helps CyclingNews Devise the Ultimate Test
Seven Cycles, 12 June, 2006

Sola SLX

Formerly Sola Gold
Seven Cycels Sola 29 SLX Review
What Mountain Bike Magazine, Courtesy of< April 29th, 2012
Choose Your Weapon
Velo News Magazine, July 2009

Sola SL

Formerly Sola
Real Life Workout: The Paddleboarder
Men's Journal Magazine, 11 November 2009
La Escencia
Testbike Magazine (Spain), July 2009 (PDF)
Boutique Titanium, Seven Sola Reviewed
Singletrack Magazine, 29 July 2006
Seven Sola: Titanium runs through it
by Richard J. Cunningham from Mountain Bike Action Magazine, April 2001
Seven Cycles Sola, 17 March, 2005
Seven Cycles Sola, 20 July, 2001
"Matt's Favorites": Best Bunch of Bike Geeks/Best Hardtail
Mountain Bike magazine, January 1999
The Unbearable Lightness of Ti: Does the titanium hardtail still reign supreme?
Mountain Bike Action Magazine, December 1998
Lucky 7
by Matt Phillips, Mountain Bike magazine, December 1997/January 1998

Sola S

Formerly Verve
Best Bike, Verve by Seven, with S and S Machine Coupling
Wallpaper magazine, February 2006
Seven Verve
Adventure Sports magazine, April 2005

Zeal SLX

Formerly Sola Steel
Seven Cycles Sola Steel
By Vernon Felton, Bike Magazine, 22 October, 2002
Stuff: Really Tested Product Reviews
Dirt Rag magazine, issue 90—15 November, 2001

Cafe Racer S

Silent and Speedy: Cafe Racer S
Bicyling February 10, 2013

Expat S

Seven Cycles Sponsors Transcontinental Expedition
Seven Cycles November 11, 2010


Formerly Halcyon SLX
Must-Have Bikes for 2011 May/June 2011

Parcour S

Parcour S
100 Best Bikes October 2012

Single Speed

The Ultimate singlespeed?
N'east magazine, Summer 2005
Gaining Ground
by Chris Milliman, Hooked on the Outdoors Magazine, May 2005
2004 Bike Buyer's Guide, Sola
By Joe Lindsey, Bicycling Magazine, April 2004


Axiom 007 SL Of Note… Fit to be Tried
Sophisticated Living January 7, 2011
Previews 2005 Season
Recumbent & Tandem Rider April 2005
Pat Greene and Chris Witt: Seven 007 Tandem
S and S Machine, Spring 1998

Limited Edition Bikes

Cascade Bicycle Studio Limited Edition Earth Day Bike, 2 April, 2009
Cascade Bicycle Studio Limited Edition
Seven Cycles 2 September 2008
Limited Edition Seven 95 Bike
Seven Cycles 4 July 2008

Accessories and Softgoods

Number's Up: Seven Wool Jersey, Winter Trainer Jersey
Procycling Magzine, 4 March 2009
Seven Titanium Stem, 17 July 2007
Seven Titanium Stem
Bike Magazine, 17 July 2007

International Press Articles

CEO Seven Cycles te gast in België
Grinta! (Belguim), January 2013
Seven Sola
02 Bikers Magazine (Belguim), February 2010
La Escencia
Testbike Magazine (Spain), July 2009
L'Aventure Seven
O2Bikers Magazine, Belguim (French and Dutch), June 2009
Seven Sola
Bicycle Navi (Japan), Autumn, 2004
La Magie du Titane
Le Cycle Magazine (France), March, 2007 (PDF)
Seven Axiom SG
Top Velo Magazine (France), February, 2007 (PDF)

Team News and Interviews

Father and Daughter: Team Ultra
Boston Globe November 24, 2011
Green Mountain Double Century
Cyclocross Magazine Issue 14—Dec. 2011
Development Squad Member Meghan Newcomer wins Silver Medal
Seven Cycles September 24, 2010
Maureen Bruno-Roy's custom Seven Mudhoney SLX cyclocross bike November 16, 2009
Maureen Bruno Roy's Seven Mudhoney SLX November 16, 2009
McConneloug, Bruno-Roy Kick Off 2009 Cyclocross Season
Seven Cycles September 28, 2010
McConneloug earns Third Place, Bruno Roy 13th at CrossVegas
Seven Cycles September 23, 2010
McConneloug, Broderick to compete in Pan Am Continental Mountain Bike Championships
Seven Cycles March 15, 2010
Mary McConneloug is keeping it real August 14, 2009
Race Across America Part Two: Paul Danhaus Powers his Seven Axiom to Victory
Seven Cycles July 18, 2009
Jeff Bannink Powers his Seven Alaris to RAAM Victory
Seven Cycles July 7, 2009
Seven Cycles featured in Embrocation Cycling Journal
Embrocation Magazine April 2, 2009
Seven Unveils Rapha Bike
Seven Cycles 16 March, 2009
Seven owner featured on the cover of American Bicyclist
Seven Cycles 30 January, 2009
Maureen Bruno Roy wins 30-34 National Championship; finishes 6th in Elite race at US Nationals
Seven Cycles 15 December, 2008
Mo Bruno Wins Today
Seven Cycles 12 December, 2008
Mo Bruno-Roy earns 3rd place Day One, 5th place Day Two of Mercer Cup
Seven Cycles 17 November, 2008
Seven Cycles and Belmont Wheelworks celebrate the launch of Team MM Racing
Seven Cycles 6 October, 2008
Seven’s First Factory Immersion Event
Seven Cycles 15 September, 2008
McConneloug Races Her Seven to Seventh in Beijing
Seven Cycles 25 August, 2008
You Call This Living the Dream?
VeloNews 23 June, 2008
It’s Official! Seven’s Mary McConneloug Named to Olympic Team
Seven Cycles 10 July, 2008
Mary McConneloug's Statement to her Sponsors Regarding her Olympic Selection
Seven Cycles 10 July, 2008
Seven's McConneloug Moves Closer to Olympic Selection
Seven Cycles 16 June, 2008
Seven's McConneloug and Broderick Named to Olympic Long Team
Seven Cycles 4 February, 2008
McConneloug Earns Silver Medal at Pan Am Games
Seven Cycles 17 July 2007
Team Kenda-Seven Cleans Up at National Championships
Seven Cycles 24 June, 2007
Team Kenda-Seven Races Back to North America for World Cup #4
Seven Cycles 17 June 2007
Mike and Mary: Greetings from Chile
Seven Cycles 20 July 2007
Stefanie Adams
New England Sports magazine, June 2007
Seven's McConneloug Takes Silver at Continental Championships
Seven Cycles, March 2006
Striking Gold in Brazil
Seven Cycles, September 2006
Team Kenda-Seven Makes U.S. National Team
Seven Cycles, August 2006
Mary's Return
VeloNews, 3 July 2006
McConneloug Tops Mount Snow
www.Seven Cycles, June 2006
Taylor Takes Five at Hartford Crit
www.Seven Cycles, May 2006
Seven Welcomes Mike Taylor
www.Seven Cycles, May 2006
Team Kenda-Seven's McConneloug and Broderick—Top Americans at World Cup #1
www.Seven Cycles, April 2006
Seven Named to National Team…Again
www.Seven Cycles, August 2005
Mike and Mary Tour Colorado
www.Seven Cycles, August 9 2005
Greetings From Canada
www.Seven Cycles, July 2005
Team Seven Pro Mountain Bike Racers Write From the Road
www.Seven Cycles, 28 March, 2005
Most Improved
VeloNews Magazine, 27 December, 2004
NE 'Cross Championship Three-Peat for McConneloug
Seven Cycles, 6 December, 2004
Mary McConneloug's Seven Tsunami, 2 December 2004
With Just One To Go, McConneloug Holds Verge Lead
Seven Cycles , 29 November, 2004
Interview with Mary McConneloug, 29 November, 2004
A Vocal Nomad Living Her Dream, 20 November, 2004
Down-To-Earth Olympian Encourages Others
Seven Cycles 20 October, 2004
Interbike 2005: Not Everything That Happens in Vegas Stays in Vegas
Seven Cycles, 11 October, 2004
Reaching for the Rings
VeloNews Magazine, 16 August, 2004
Mary McConneloug Earns Olympic Spot
Seven Cycles , 02 August, 2004
To the Ends of the Earth: McConneloug taking the long road to Athens
Seven Cycles , 22 July, 2004
Silver Medal Performance Brings McConneloug Closer to Athens, 3 July, 2004
A Real Nail Biter
Seven Cycles , 29 June, 2004
McConneloug's Olympic Bid Makes Stops in North America
Seven Cycles , 22 June, 2004
McConneloug Takes Top Honors at Bike Awards
Seven Cycles , 26 April, 2004
The Road to Athens
Seven Cycles , 12 April, 2004
There's Something About Mary
Bike Magazine, March 2004
Mary McConneloug, Living in a Van, Down by the River
Twentysix, November 2003
McConneloug takes 'Cross Championship—Again!
Seven Cycles, 23 December, 2003
Fresh Faces
VeloNews, 14 July, 2003
From the Other Side of the Pond
www.Seven Cycles, 16 June, 2003
Seven Sweep
www.Seven Cycles, 28 April, 2003
Seven's McConneloug Springs into 2003
www.Seven Cycles, 21 April, 2003
Something About Mary
The Ride, Magazine, Issue 105
Seven Renews Sponsorship Deal with McConneloug & Broderick for 2003
www.Seven Cycles, January 13, 2003
2002 World Championships and World Cup
www.Seven Cycles, 23 September, 2002
McConneloug Makes U.S. National Team; Heads for Worlds
www.Seven Cycles, 12 August, 2002
Seven Sweeps Killington
www.Seven Cycles, 31 July, 2002
Team Seven Welcomes McConneloug & Broderick
www.Seven Cycles, 11 June, 2002
Seven Cycles' Marilyn Ruseckas and the Art of Racing
New England Mountain Bike Association (NEMBA), 2002
by Philip Keyes
Dave Gilheany
Mountain Bike, April, 2001