Scott Rosenfield

Author's Bio

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

Heat Wave Batters China

The worst heat wave in 140 years is baking parts of China, leaving dozens dead and pushing the mercury above 104 degrees in at least 40 cities. Temperatures are so hot that people have been... Read More

Florida Panhandle Facing a Bear Crisis

Black bear encounters are on the rise in the Florida Panhandle, with 100 more sightings than usual this year, according to officials with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. With... Read More

Experience the Tour: Pick a Home Base

Just back from following Le Tour, our writer explains why every cyclist should book next year’s ticket to France now and offers up some tips for making the most of it

Michigan's Wolf Hunt Delayed

Due to high demand, the Department of Natural Resources is delaying its sale of licenses for Michigan's first wolf hunt until September 28, the agency announced today. Licenses were originally set... Read More

Rich Froning Wins Third CrossFit Title

Rich Froning won his third consecutive title at the CrossFit Games Sunday. En route to the win, Froning dominated every event on the last day of competition, overcoming his poor performance in the... Read More

Former Dopers Lose Jobs

At least four former professional cyclists are out of a job after their names surfaced on a list of EPO positives from the 1998 Tour de France released Wednesday. While the French Senate report... Read More

The Wave Monument Claims Third Hiker

A beautiful and forbidding desert area south of Utah has claimed its third hiker this month. Elisabeth Ann Berval, 27, died of heat exhaustion while hiking with her husband at the Wave, a sandstone... Read More

18 Positives, 12 Suspicious from 1998 Tour

A report from the French Senate released today has identified 18 positive and 12 suspicious test results from the 1998 Tour de France. Among the riders testing positive for EPO or with suspicious... Read More

Top 3 Finishers in 1998 Tour Test Positive

The top three podium finishers at the 1998 Tour de France took EPO during the race, according to a report published by French daily Le Monde on Tuesday. Italian Marco Pantani, Germany's Jan... Read More

Tour Organizers Open to Women's Race

The organizers of the Tour de France announced their willingness to discuss running a women's event alongside the men's race on Monday. Race executives have debated the proposal after a petition... Read More

Study: Happiness Peaks at age 23, 69

Blame your high expectations. According to a study from the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics to be published this week, life satisfaction peaks at 23 and 69,... Read More

Tour Riders Balk at Retroactive Testing

The Association of Professional Cyclists (CPA) is opposing the French Senate's plan to release the names of riders who tested positive for EPO during the 1998 Tour de France. Releasing the list... Read More

Team Sky Selectively Releases Power Data

Team Sky principal Dave Brailsford is in talks with the World Anti-Doping Agency to release power data detailing Chris Froome's performances from the last two years in hopes of quelling suspicion... Read More

Lose a Kilo, Earn a Gram of Gold

Dubai officials will be offering a gram of gold—valued at $45—for every two pounds of weight contestants drop in a 30-day challenge. Contestants will need to lose at least 4.4 pounds to... Read More