Scott Rosenfield

Scott Rosenfield

Scott Rosenfield (@ScottRosenfield) is a Level 2 USA Cycling Coach and Outside's Online Editor.

WADA Supports USADA in Armstrong Case

The World Anti-Doping Agency declared Tuesday that it supports the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s investigation of Lance Armstrong and disagrees with the International Cycling Union’s (UCI)...

Diseased Trees Add to Global Warming

Diseased trees may be a significant source of methane gas contributing to climate change, according to a study in Geophysical Research Letters.

Contador Returns to Racing

Alberto Contador returned to racing Monday at the Enco Tour after the conclusion of his retroactive two-year doping suspension.

UCI Rejects USADA Role In Armstrong Case

On Saturday, cycling’s governing body denied the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency any “authority to act or proceed” on behalf of the UCI or USA Cycling in its investigation into the Lance...

Weekend Reading: Long Live London

In this weekly roundup, we scour the Web for our favorite long-form magazine and newspaper articles, collecting them here and on Longreads and Twitter. This installment focuses on what we can learn...

Kiwi Runs Brothel to Fund Olympic Bid

A New Zealand taekwondo competitor turned to prostitution after racking up $120,000 in travel, equipment, and training costs to compete in the Beijing Olympics.

Whale Found Dead in Sydney Pool

An 11-meter, 30-ton humpback whale carcass that washed into an ocean pool on one of Sydney’s northern beaches floated out to sea during Wednesday’s high tide.


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