Scott Rosenfield

Scott Rosenfield

Scott Rosenfield was Outside's digital editorial director.


Testing the Apple Watch Series 3

The new Watch is a more sophisticated fitness tracker than its predecessor, with an updated operating system, upgraded hardware, and cellular connectivity. But is it enough to win over athletes?

Scott Rosenfield
Sep 20, 2017

A Longtime Fitness Editor Does Some Soul Searching

One of the leading labs in health and food science is under fire for shoddy research. The implications for the science community and journalists who report on the field are vast. But how much does...

Scott Rosenfield
Feb 9, 2017

The Best Fitness Trackers of 2017

The newest crop of wearables are cleverer than ever. [photo]2121936[/photo] Spire The Spire won’t measure heart rate or really anything beyond the number of steps you’ve...

Scott Rosenfield
Oct 4, 2016

Apple’s Fitness Guru Opens Up About the Watch

In his first extended interview since Apple hired him to help launch the Watch, the company’s director of fitness and health insists activity tracking is overrated, elite athletes have a sitting...

Scott Rosenfield
Aug 6, 2015

The Transformation: Learning to Ski

After three years of failing on the slopes, online editor Scott Rosenfield finally discovers the beauty of downhill skiing.

Scott Rosenfield
Feb 27, 2015

What the Apple Watch Means for Fitness Tech

What does the Apple Watch mean for the hardcore fitness nerds out there? Well, there’s still a whole lot we don’t know since it won’t actually be available until the Spring of 2015, but what we do...

Brent Rose and Scott Rosenfield
Sep 10, 2014