Velo City: Bicycle Culture and City Life
Ahearne Contessina

Ahearne Contessina

7 YEARS AGO / 6 COMMENTS / TOURING BICYCLES

The long awaited 2011 Tour de France has just embarked and if you’ve ever fantasized about a leisurely Grande Boucle of your own, you could do a lot worse than find yourself on one of Joseph Ahearne’s elaborate tourers.

Ahearne 650b MTB

Ahearne 650b MTB

8 YEARS AGO / 2 COMMENTS / MOUNTAIN BIKES

There are custom mountain bikes and then there are custom mountain bikes. Then there’s custom 650b mountain bikes with double chain stays, 5-piece seat stays, fillet brazes and internal cable routing down the fork legs as well as the top tube. One thing is certain; Joseph Ahearne is not only a keeper of the handmade…

Velo City: Bicycle Culture and City Life