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.

What to Look for in a Mountain Bike Frame

The heart of a good bike is its frame. With dozens of brands to choose from, each with lots of models in different styles, knowing where to start can be a quandary. The good news: All that...

Sedona Is the New Mountain Bike Mecca

Sedona, we discovered, is possibly one of the finest riding destinations in the country. It definitely provided the best Outside bike test in the 11-year history of the event.

Rapha Now Makes a (Sorta) Affordable Bike Kit

Rapha, the British purveyor of some of the most expensive cycling kit on the market, is bringing its wares to a broader audience this spring with the Core line. The collection of four pieces, which...

First Look: Ibis Mojo 3

We had high expectations when we received the new Mojo 3, which went on sale to the public this week. Once again, Ibis did not disappoint.

The Top 3 Winter Cycling Boots

This season, there’s a preponderance of new footwear for snow biking. We’ve had the chance to try a broad selection, and these are some of the most notable.

One Perfect Thing: Assos iJ.haBu5 Jacket

My closet is stuffed with dozens of jackets—waterproof-breathables and soft shells, synthetic thermals and downs, lightweight wind layers and wool—but if I were forced to get rid of all but one, I’d...

Mountain Bike Pioneer Kelly McGarry: A Remembrance

The mountain bike community is reeling after freerider Kelly McGarry passed away on Monday. Though it was initially erroneously reported that McGarry was killed in a crash, the Kiwi mountain biker...

6-Month Review: Specialized S-Works Fatboy

You will not find a better race bike than the S-Works Fatboy. It is astonishingly light, surprisingly nimble, and one hell of a conversation piece. Just as important, it’s an exemplar of the growth...