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.

Gear of the Show 2014: Scott RC ProTec Kit

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.

Gear of the Show: The Best of Interbike 2014

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...

Jens Voigt Is Targeting the Hour Record

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.

Assos OffRoadRally

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...

Trail Tested: Salsa Bucksaw

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...

Yeti ASR Carbon

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

The King of Cycling 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...

An Inside Look at the Tour of Colorado

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...

Ride Tested: Cycling Apparel

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 Six-Month Test: Merlin XLM 29

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.

The Coaching Project

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 Mountain Bike You Want: Niner's IMBA ROS9+

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...

First Look: Diamondback Mission Pro

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...

Trek Fuel EX 27.5

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...