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.

Dirty Kanza-ed

Take the biggest all-terrain road race in the country, ride the category-defining bike, throw in some kindly Midwestern spirit, and you’ve got a compelling case for gravel racing.

Trail Blazers

Lighter, plusher, more refined—these six off-road ragers dazzled at our 2014 bike test.

First Look: Enve M-Series

Enve—the Ogden, Utah-based purveyor of what are arguably the most sought-after carbon wheels on the market—has introduced a full remake of its mountain wheelset line.

Aaron Gwin’s Bombproof Wheel

The video of downhill pro Aaron Gwin racing at the World Cup without a tire is testament to just how good gear is getting.

The Road Rage Wars

Cyclists would do well to avoid Houston, Texas, at least according to a new survey by AutoVantage that rated city drivers on a host of driving behaviors related to road rage.

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.

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?

Building a Better Lid

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