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.

Why Cycling’s Hour Record Matters

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), cycling’s governing body, recently announced that it’s changed the rules for the Hour Record—an event that pits a cyclist against the clock to see how far he...

First Look: Shimano XTR Di2

With a new smart drivetrain concept, the Japanese component manufacturer unveils electronic shifting for mountain bikes.

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Made Rad by Tony

One enterprising California artist is making custom-painted helmets, bike frames, and saddles for all.

First Look: Magura eLECT

Electronic suspension for mountain bikes might sound excessively complicated, but Magura’s wireless system is quick, light, and impressively simple.

The 7 Best Road Bikes of 2014

From a speedy dream piece to the most versatile road ride we’ve ever tested, this year’s best bikes meet the needs of every cyclist.

The Wheel Wars Have Been Won

Yes, 29ers can turn just fine. No, 26ers aren’t alive and well. Now would everyone please just pick your favorite bike, shut up, and ride?

The Best Enduro Gear of 2014

The latest rage in enduro-style racing involves timed downhill segments linked by untimed uphills. Think of it as downhill for the masses, with just enough features to test a good trail bike but not...

Building a Better Lid

Manufacturers are hard at work making your helmet safer and smarter. Here's what to expect from the next generation.


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