Scott Rosenfield

Author's Bio

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

Saudi Judoka to Compete With Headscarf

Saudi Arabian judoka Wojdan Shaherkani is free to compete wearing a headscarf after the International Olympic Committee helped broker an agreement between Saudi Arabia and the International Judo... Read More

Gator Feeder Loses Hand, Faces Charges

A Florida airboat captain who lost his hand to an alligator was arrested Friday and faces a second-degree misdemeanor charge for feeding the gator. Wallace Weatherholt was dangling a fish over the... Read More

Greek High Jump Champ Caught Doping

World indoor high jump champion Dimitris Chondrokoukis of Greece failed a doping test and has withdrawn from competition ahead of the Olympics. In a letter attributed to Chondrokoukis’... Read More

Weekend Reading: The Games Begin

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 the future of fast...

Saudi Judoka Barred From Wearing Hijab

The president of the International Judo Federation said Thursday that one of Saudi Arabia's first female athletes ever selected for the Olympics will have to compete without a headscarf. The... Read More

Greenland Undergoes Large-Scale Thaw

NASA scientists expressed surprise and alarm on Tuesday in announcing the discovery of a widespread thaw in Greenland unprecedented in recorded history. An estimated 97 percent of Greenland’s... Read More