Aaron Gulley

Aaron Gulley

Author's Bio

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.

Giro Hex - Helmets: Reviews

MountainBenefit from trickle-down technology with the Hex. It has chunky mountain styling, a removable visor, and the same superior fit (courtesy of the Roc Loc 4 system) featured on Giro's top-end...

Descente Classic Aero-X - Apparel: Reviews

These beautifully crafted workhorse shorts are a good bet for cyclists on a budget who want plush comfort that won't fall apart after a season or three. www.descenteathletic.com

Northwave Aerator MTB - Cleats: Reviews

This cleat stays cool on the hottest days. It has all the performance features you'd expect—rigid carbon midsole, removable mud cleats—combined with an upper that's supercooled with swaths...

Specialized Instinct - Helmets: Reviews

MountainAnticipating a trip to Moab in July? The Instinct's cooling system has gaping channels that funnel air through like a fan. www.specialized.comBonus: The on-off mountain visor is fast and easy.

Louis Garneau AirGel - Apparel: Reviews

Shorts and crabs is usually a frightening combination, but not here: The cushy AirGel chamois is infused with Crabyon (made from crab shells), which has antibacterial properties. Bonus: Durable knit...

Shimano SH-M121 - Cleats: Reviews

This no-nonsense shoe is plenty stiff, has an aggressive tread, and sports a synthetic leather upper tough enough for the roughest trails. It performs as well as some cleats twice the price. bike....

Jamis Dakar XLT 1.0 - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

If the thought of spending more for a quality bike than a decent used car makes you want to take up jogging, the Dakar will keep you on two wheels. The aluminum frame is stiff and responsive, and can...

Assos Fl. Equipe Bib - Apparel: Reviews

You get Swiss precision detailing (incredible fit, impeccable flat stitching) with a price tag to match. This bib isn't cheap, but the full-coverage design and chamois are the most comfortable we've...

Specialized BG Pro Carbon - Cleats: Reviews

With help from the Boulder Center for Sports Medicine, Specialized has overhauled this shoe with a newly contoured last, orthopedic footbeds, and a foot-hugging closure. "The most comfortable cleat I...

Ventana El Capitan - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

As many manufacturers pare down their bikes, Ventana goes gleefully big. Bouncing into the growing 29er fray—these mountain bikes sport XXL wheels for higher clearance and better momentum than...

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