Jeff BarberWorld Champ

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Decatur // Georgia

 
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About Me

Jeff co-founded Singletracks.com with his wife Leah (mudhunny) in 1999. Today he works out of Singletracks World HQ in Decatur, GA as the publisher.

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Jeff Barber   16 hours ago
 
I'm not sure how they award best bike shop. I'm guessing shops just apply. Definitely seems difficult to compare shops since they all serve different markets.
Jeff Barber   1 day ago
 

I've hiked this trail but didn't realize it was open to bikes. Very scenic, lots of waterfalls along the way!...
Yes, we need to add that one next year! However, just as Specialized won so many bike categories, the beer category will probably be dominated by good but not great beers. The last time we asked readers for their favorite beer, the top 3 were Fat Tire, Guinness, and Sam Adams Lager. http://www.singletracks.com/blog/uncategorized/mountain-bikers-we-like-beer/
Jeff Barber   3 days ago
added 2 photos.
 
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Jeff Barber   3 days ago
added ATB-1T Trail
 
3/4 coverage helmet
Jeff Barber   3 days ago
commented on Fuji Bighorn Test Ride Review
 
Here's Aaron getting rad on the Bighorn right out of the gate! http://www.singletracks.com/video.php?c=1&v=8452
Jeff Barber   3 days ago
added a video of Bootleg Canyon
 
Aaron races the Bootleg Canyon pump track at Outdoor Demo 2016 on the Fuji Bighorn.
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Jeff Barber   5 days ago
added a photo of Lamere Dopamine
 
Jeff Barber   5 days ago
added Dopamine
 
Full suspension, carbon fat bike with 130mm rear travel.
Jeff Barber   5 days ago
 
Jeff Barber   6 days ago
added a photo of Patrol 671
 
Jeff Barber   6 days ago
added 671
 
Aluminum, 160mm full suspension bike.
Right, I'm certainly not trying to identify a cause for the homogeneity or even to advocate some kind of change. My intention was merely to share a few facts I collected on the subject. Also, the data I reference isn't just based on Singletracks survey data. In fact, the stat about people of color wanting…
Looks like Apple recently added female mountain biker emoji for those who are interested: https://sgbonline.com/apple-adds-womens-cycling-emojis/
Jeff Barber   6 days ago
rode 5.2 miles at Bootleg Canyon
 

Lunch Ride via Strava
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Jeff Barber   6 days ago
 
As I suggested in the article, the actual percentage of female riders could certainly be higher. But at most, my guess is it's 20%. What's your best guess? For the record, my wife rides too. And she reads MTB websites ????
Jeff Barber   6 days ago
added a photo of Ktm Scarp
 
Jeff Barber   6 days ago
added Scarp
 
XC race, carbon FS bike with 90mm of rear suspension.
Jeff Barber   6 days ago
updated Bootleg Canyon conditions to Good
 
Jeff Barber   6 days ago
replied to Singletracks app info.
 
We'd love to have you share your GPS data! There are a couple ways to do this, starting with the easiest: If you use Strava, you can connect your Strava account to...
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