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.

This Kit Is the Antidote to Road Rash

Inspired by the growth of gravel racing, adventure road bikes are all the talk this year at Interbike. And Specialized’s rendition is the most refined we’ve seen.

The Coolest Bike Gear of 2015

We’ve spent the past few days handing out Gear of the Show awards at Interbike, the massive annual cycling industry convention in Las Vegas. From a cutting-edge e-bike (yes, we’re...

Voigt Will Be the Strongest Cyclist in History

Less than two weeks after saying that he planned to hang up his bike for good and start getting fat, Jens Voigt has announced his intentions to try and beat the Hour Record.

The $850 MTB Kit

Assos, the Swiss manufacturer widely regarded as producing the world’s finest—and most expensive—road apparel, has launched into mountain biking. The company spent four years developing the new...

This Bike Will Make You a Better Rider

There is virtually nothing you can't ride on the Salsa Bucksaw, especially uphill. That might sound counterintuitive given just how meaty the Bucksaw is, but the combination of four inches of...

The Yeti Love Child We Adore

After a hiatus from the full-suspension cross-country bike market, Yeti has released a fully revised race bike, the ASR Carbon.

Everyone's Favorite Cyclist Retires

The seventh stage of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge on Sunday is Jens Voigt’s final bike race. The outspoken German, who at 42 is currently the oldest racer in the pro peloton, is hanging up his bike...

This Is How You Learn to Ride Like a Pro

Two days before the start of the fourth edition of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge, which is in full throttle at the moment, I was rifling down the broad Stage 1 descent from Snowmass to Aspen at 50...

4 Bike Apparel Upgrades

This is the gear we recommend for long-term, everyday rotation. After thousands of miles of riding, here are a few of our summer favorites.

The King of Titanium Bikes Is Back

Merlin, the original titanium bicycle manufacturer is back. In an age of carbon fiber popularity, this titanium is better than ever with a new mountain frame built around 29-inch wheels.

Why You Should Hire a Coach

There’s a reason why more and more amateur athletes are turning to professional trainers to retool their workouts: it’s the best way to improve performance.

The Year's Most Exciting Bike

Have you ever been given a box of candy and then told you can’t open it for a couple of months? That’s exactly what happened at Bike Press Camp this year when Niner showed off what was, without...

Diamondback's Flashy New 27.5 Machine

Diamondback has had a design renaissance in recent years, producing a series of great-riding, high-value bikes that have repeatedly surprised our testers. Add the Mission Pro, the company's enduro...

The Best Mountain Bike Just Got Better

Last year, Trek rolled out the Fuel EX 29, which finally transformed its top-selling and most popular trail bike to a big-wheel platform. Having been so enamored of last year’s 29-inch version, we...