Aaron Gulley

Aaron Gulley

Aaron Gulley is a Nigerian-born travel and adventure writer. He has covered the world from Bali to Namibia for Outside and writes a regular column for the magazine about cycling and bike culture.

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First Look: Trek Fuel EX 27.5+

The bike feels more upright, more stable at speed, and overall more capable on rocky and technical riding. It has a centered, grounded feel, like you’re sitting inside the frame rather than on top of...

How Much Energy Do Tour de France Riders Produce?

With the GC race at the Tour de France stalled out beneath Team Sky’s interminable grind, the folks over at Exercisebike.net apparently got as bored as we have and started doing some back-of-the-...

First Look: Diamondback Haanjo Trail Carbon

When we reviewed the Diamondback Haanjo last year, we loved the bike but pined for a carbon frame option. For 2017, Diamond Back is answering our wishes with the Haanjo Carbon series.

Six-Month Test: Pinarello F8W

The truth is the F8 is an incredible machine in and of itself, and the addition of eTap elevates the bike to new and even more noteworthy heights.

Six-Month Test: Evil The Following

This is a bike for skilled, hard-charging riders who like to push themselves on the steep and the tech but also don’t mind big, high-altitude pedal sections.

First Look: Alchemy Arktos

The Arktos is a bike that can hold its own against some of the best comparable models on the market, including the Santa Cruz Bronson and the Yeti SB6c, which is no small feat for a newcomer.

The Summer’s Best Road Bike Kit

It used to be that if you wanted high-quality cycling apparel, your choices were limited to a select group of mostly Italian companies: Assos, Castelli, Giordana, Nalini. But in recent years, as...

The Summer's Best New Mountain Bike Kit

When it comes to mountain bike apparel, my tastes run more toward looser-fitting, more casual pieces that bridge the afternoon trail ride to the late afternoon bar stop. The market seems to be going...

7 Tips for Better Bikepacking

There are no rules for bikepacking, and I’d encourage everyone to experiment and find systems that work for them. But these tips might inform your expeditions and—hopefully—make the experience more...

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