SCOTT Sports Reviews and News


Eurobike: 10 head-turning fatbikes (and one crank) from Eurobike


The results are in and fat is where it’s at—check out our fatbike roundup from the show.

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Video: Scott Gambler 710 and Voltage FR 710 prototype testing


Check this rockin’ video showing just how Scott Sports tests their new Gambler 710 and Voltage FR 710 prototypes.

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Video: Scott Gambler 710 with Brendan Fairclough in Schladming


We rode the Scott Gambler 710 in Park City, Utah but Brendan Fairclough shows us here what the bike is really capable of.

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News: Major bike heist at Scott Sports HQ in Switzerland


Last weekend, thieves broke into a warehouse at SCOTT Sports headquarters in Givisiez, Switzerland and made off with about 200 bikes worth a combined $1 million.

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Scott Photo Contest – Does Size Matter?


Scott Photo Contest – Does Size Matter? Submit your photo answer through Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook by hashtagging #SCOTTsizematters #SeaOtterEdition to enter to win a Scott Genius 710 or Genius 910 mountain bike!

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Utah high school mountain biking takes off with the help of Scott Sports, Backcountry.com


Fast-growing Utah high school mountain bike league gets boost from Scott Sports and Backcountry.com sponsorships.

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Compare-O Bottom Line: Scott Genius 710 offers many options to suit many riders


The Scott Genius 710 is an excellent climber and is a bike that you could use for racing Enduro or even XC Endurance races.

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Compare-O First Look: Scott Genius 710


Scott’s stealthy Genius 710 now comes Fox-equipped. Will the new spec equate to more customers?

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First Look: Scott Genius 720 150mm and Genius LT with 170mm Travel


Last year, Scott was first to come up with a full carbon 27.5 bike and they were rewarded as they fully committed to the new wheel size with a full range of Genius 700 series bikes. Scott offered aluminum and carbon bikes with 150mm of travel in the new wheel size.

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27.5 All-Mountain/Enduro Bike Round Up


Is 650B/27.5″ THE Ultimate All Mountain Bike Platform? We round-up a few of the latest and greatest from Norco, Scott, Intense and Foes to compare them all side by side.

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Review: Scott’s Genius 700 Tuned Takes On The Breck Epic


Can one bike do a little bit of everything — and do it all well? We took the new Scott Genius 700 Tuned to the six-day Breck Epic mountain bike stage race to find out.

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Sea Otter Classic First Ride: Scott Scale 27.5-Inch Hardtail


For those who think 26-inch bikes are too twitchy and 29-inch bikes are too slow, the Scott Scale 700 Series may be like Goldilocks — just right.

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Gallery: SCOTT-3Rox Winter Training Camp


Your average weekend warrior bike racer’s version of winter training typically involves the ugly reality of riding inside — or not training at all. But most pros aren’t subject to the constraints of forced time in cold weather climates. Instead, they often head to warm-weather locales. Tucson, San Diego, Majorca, anyone? Thus it was with […]

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Scott Genius 720 – 650b Round Up


The all new Scott Genius 720 is a high-tech carbon bike and is definitely the most advanced bike in our comparison. When it comes to 650b, Scott has been doing plenty of R&D with their World Cup winning racers (on 650b) and their engineers. The technology of this bike is shown via various acronyms like: […]

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ShapeRideShoot’s Interview and Videos with Floriane Pugin


The folks at ShapeRideShoot had the opportunity to shoot and ride with Floriane Pugin from DH team Scott 11. They followed her during a training session in Morzine shredding it on the 2013 Scott Gambler. They were also able to ask Floriane a few questions about herself and her current health following a difficult 2012 […]

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2013 Scott Pro Mountain Bike Team Announced


Scott Sports has recently announced their Pro Mountain Bike Team set for a full 2013 season with 10 racers including Cameraon Dodge and Nathaniel Williams. The team races on the Scott Scale 900 RC and Scott Spark 900 RC. Look for them at a forthcoming race near you! Official Scott info below. On the East […]

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Scott Genius 720 Photos and Preview


We just received the Scott Genius 720 trail bike in for testing. This is the 650b/27.5 version of the Genius and the bike has been completely re-designed from previous years. The frame is Scott’s IMP carbon and the downtube on this thing is massive! The bottom bracket is pretty beefy too. The Genius features 150mm […]

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Scott Sports Presents Crosstoberfest


Cyclocross Racing meets Beer Festival in Hailey, Idaho In the eyes of many, it’s nothing shy of a match made in heaven: bicycle racing meets beer, they fall in love and decide to throw a party. The annual Idaho Crosstoberfest presented by SCOTT Sports is just such a celebration. Combining two days of cyclocross races […]

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Kabush Begins Cyclocross Campaign at Cross Vegas


Geoff Kabush will transition to Cyclocross season beginning at Cross Vegas Scott Athlete will contest select CX races with the Scott-3Rox Racing Team Scott-3Rox racer Geoff Kabush had an amazing MTB season finishing top North American at both the Olympics (8th place) and the World Championships (18th place). Kabush will now shift his focus in […]

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2013 Scott Genius 700 – 650b Ride Report


Interbike Update 9-17-2012: We finally got a chance to ride the Scott Genius 700 650b bike at Interbike. And it took a little bit of Mtbr clout because these were the most in demand bikes at the Outdoor Demo for test rides.  About  10 bikes were completely booked up for both Demo days and test […]

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Scott Worldwide Weekend of Winning


Nino’s World Championship Win Tops Off Weekend of Winning for SCOTT Athletes With the World Championship win Nino Schurter’s season ended with a demonstration of power. But Nino was not the only SCOTT athlete who celebrated a great victory. For Nino Schurter the 2012 season has been nothing but amazing. His performance has brought him […]

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Scott Presents Park City P2P NUE Event


Sun Valley, ID, Aug 9th 2012- SCOTT has partnered with Park City Point 2 Point, the premier cycling endurance event of the West. The event takes place in Utah’s Wasatch Mountains over the Labor Day weekend and features “thigh-busting” climbs and continuous Singletrack. Limited to 350 contestants, the event sold out in 3 minutes, 17 […]

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39 More Days Until Interbike 2012


Interbike Industry Party – Presented by SRAM The premier industry party of the year is set – mark your calendars for Tuesday, September 18, 2012 from 9-11pm. We are proud to partner with our friends at SRAM as they celebrate their 25th anniversary. The event will be held at Lavo – “Vegas’ New Hotspot” according […]

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Scott Presents the All New Gambler


The all new Scott Gambler is ready to ride. After extensive prototyping with Brendan Fairclough and Scott11, the Gambler is ready for its official unveiling. Race tuning and prototyping In late 2009 we started race tuning the original Gambler with Nick Beer and Fabien Pedemanaud of the Scott 11 WC DH race team. We made […]

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Nino Schurter Wins 2012 World Cup


Nino Wins His 4th World Cup Race and the Season Overall The World Cup XC final in Val d’Isère marked an important goal for SCOTT-Swisspower racer Nino Schurter. By notching a win, he could not only lock up the 2012 Overall Title, but also establish himself as a clear favorite for the Gold Medal going […]

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SCOTT Brings You MTB Racing


America’s Best MTB Racing Presented by SCOTT Sports Sun Valley, ID, June 26th 2012- The next two weekends are jam packed with America’s best mountain bike races sponsored by SCOTT Sports. Both the World Cup XCO in Windham, NY and the Ride Sun Valley Bike Festival including the USAC XC Nationals take place during the […]

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Endless Gap Freeride Crew Drops New Video


The Endless Gap is a freeride crew consisting of four riders, connected by their passion for mountain biking. Their new video is all about the trails that the crew grew up riding

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Kabush Opens up About his Move to 29″ Wheels


Geoff Kabush Says Athlete Blog: Kabush Opens up about his move to 29″ wheels The month of April just passed and the race season is definitely starting to heat up. I just finished three exciting and very different weekends of racing; the very intense Houffalize World Cup (11th), the historic and hectic Sea Otter Classic […]

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Schurter Wins World Cup in Nove Mesto


Nino Schurter blows out the candles on his competitors in Nove Mesto with a fabulous race on his 26th birthday and retains the Leaders Jersey By winning the third World Cup in 2013 in Nove Mesto/Czech Republic, SCOTT-Swisspower athlete Nino Schurter showed both impressive mental and physical strength. It was on his 26th birthday when […]

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Scott 3 Rox Racing – Team Scale 29 and Spark


Adrian Montgomery from Scott Sports shows us the 2012 Scott 3 Rox Racing Team Bikes – the Scott Scale 29(hardtail) and Spark (full suspension). The Scale 29 features Fox Fork, Shimano drivetrain, Syncros components. The Scale 29 is the high-end carbon fiber race bike. The Spark also features Fox, Shimano and Syncros and like all […]

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Scott Sports Prototype – Brendan Fairclough’s New DH Rig


Ben Walker from Scott Sports shows us Brendan Fairclough’s prototype Gambler DH with completely redesigned suspension. This bike is still very much under development so there isn’t a lot of specifics that Ben can share, but you can tell from looking at it that it is nothing like the current Gambler. Look for this bike […]

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SCOTT Sponsors Windham World Cup


Sun Valley, ID, May 8th, 2012 — SCOTT Sports announced today that they are the new Title Sponsor of the Windham World Cup Cross Country Event being held June 28-July 1, 2012. The event in Windham, NY is the only round of the World Cup to be hosted in the United States. “SCOTT Sports has […]

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Windham World Cup Announces Sponsors


Stan’s NoTubes and Scott Bikes Step up for UCI Mountain Bike World Cup at Windham (USA) Windham, N.Y. – Two well-known companies with international reputations in the mountain biking community have signed on as major sponsors of the 2012 RockyRoads.net UCI Mountain Bike World Cup presented by Shimano, to be held June 28 – July […]

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SCOTT XC Teams Successful in Houffalize


SCOTT Teams Perform at Houffalize WC SCOTT – Swisspower, SCOTT – 3Rox Racing, CCC and SCOTT Les Saises riders tipping the Scales in Houffalize, Belgium SCOTT – Swisspower, London Calling The SCOTT – Swisspower were quite successful at the UCI MTB World Cup in Houffalize, Belgium this past weekend. Team rider Nino Schurter powered his […]

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SCOTT Team finishes 2nd at Cape Epic


Team 360Life Finishes Second Overall at Cape Epic After winning stage six, the SCOTT team takes second at the wildest of all races. The South African duo of Kevin Evans and David George from Team Nedbank 360Life finished second overall at this years’ ABSA Cape Epic. On stage six the two SCOTT Riders shrugged off […]

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Cape Epic Kick Off For Scott Athletes


Scott Athletes Ready for Cape Epic Evans, George set sights on elusive Cape Epic victory The ABSA Cape Epic is not only the biggest, but also known as the toughest stage race in the Mountainbike universe. This year the “Tour de France for Mountainbikers”, as the pros call it, covers a distance of 781 km […]

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Scott One Day Winathon


This weekend saw SCOTT Bikes win three of the most prestigious races in the world, all in one day. Simon Gerrans won the Milan San Remo aboard his Foil, Nino Schurter won the men’s elite World Cup on his Scale, and Maya Wloszczowska won the women’s elite race on her Scale 29er. Three races, three […]

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Kaboom! SCOTT-3Rox Explode onto Scene


The SCOTT-3Rox Racing crew got off to a great start for 2012, grabbing two podium spots at the Mellow Johnny’s Classic race season opener. Geoff Kabush led the way for the team by racing to a strong second place showing on the day. Kabush reportedly felt good and decided to test both himself and the […]

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Geoff Kabush and SCOTT-3Rox Race Ready


This coming weekend will mark the competition debut of Geoff Kabush and SCOTT-3Rox Racing Team at the Mellow Johnny’s Classic, the first race of the 2012 USA Cycling Pro XCT. The event is also a UCI Category 1 event awarding top points to participants in their ride toward the 2012 London Olympics, a goal for […]

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Coastal Crew and SCOTT Go Separate Ways


It was a good run… After many years of riding, filming and fun times with SCOTT Sports the Coastal Crew will move on. We at Scott are sad to say that it is over but, it was a good run. Kyle Norbratten from the Coastal Crew reflects on his time at SCOTT Sports, “I have […]

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Evans Burns Competition with Spark 29 RC


Evans Burns Competition with Spark 29 RC Photo Credit: Zoon Cronje Four-time South African marathon champion, Kevin Evans (Nedbank Team 360Life), left nothing to chance when he raced his SCOTT Spark 29 RC to a dominant victory over a strong international field at Round 3 of the South African National Marathon Series in Sabie in […]

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Syncros Signs Kabush and 3Rox Racing


Syncros Signs Geoff Kabush and SCOTT-3Rox Racing Team Sun Valley ID—February 2, 2012—Syncros announced today the signing of Geoff Kabush and the SCOTT-3Rox Racing Team through the 2014 season. Kabush and the Team will ride a full line of Syncros cross country mountain bike components including: Stems Handlebars Grips Seatposts Saddles Wheels Syncros is synonymous […]

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Crank Brothers Introduces Dream Bikes for Hans Rey Charity


Turning 12 Bikes into Hundreds Inspired by Hans Rey and his determination to give back to the sport that has done so much for him, crankbrothers created the dreambikes program. The dreambikes started as a way to display our complete range of products. These products coupled with an amazing frame and other beautiful components result […]

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SCOTT Acquires Syncros


Sun Valley, ID — January 3rd, 2012— SCOTT Sports today announced it will shift gears in the aftermarket bike accessories business and take over the Syncros brand to become a major supplier in the parts and accessories market. Syncros was founded in 1986 by Peter Hamilton and Pippin Osborne as a small, high-end components company […]

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SCOTT Sports Signs Geoff Kabush


SCOTT Sports Signs XC Racer Geoff Kabush to New SCOTT – 3ROX Racing Team Sun Valley, ID, December 12th, 2011 — SCOTT Sports announced today the formation of a new XC team based in North America. The Team, named SCOTT- 3Rox Racing Team, will include Geoff Kabush who will target the UCI World Cup series, […]

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Scott Signs Brendan Fairclough


Sun Valley, ID (November 30, 2011) Following the wrap up of yet another amazing season of Downhill racing, a number of interesting rumors involving Claudio’s 11, Swiss cheese, pump tracks, and Brendan Fairclough’s next move have been circulating online. SCOTT Sports is delighted to put an end to the speculation and to proudly welcome professional […]

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ScottWeek a Tremendous Success


ScottWeek in Deer Valley a Huge Success  SCOTT Sports US Bicycle Division has wrapped up it’s hugely successful ScottWeek event in Deer Valley, Utah. This year SCOTT chose to integrate both its national sales meeting and private dealer presentations, bringing 118 buyers from approximately seventy dealers to Deer Valley Resort for a series of presentations […]

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Scott Sports Invites You to Ride Sun Valley


Sun Valley, ID, July 12th, 2011 — SCOTT Sports is the Official Bike of the USA Cycling XC National Championships and the Presenting Sponsor of the Ride Sun Valley Bike Festival, which is hosting the Nats. While the races are truly exciting, it’s the riding in the Sun Valley area that is sure to stun […]

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Scott Brings Racing Back to US Soil


Scott Sports Bringing Back to Back Weekends of Racing on US Soil Sun Valley, ID, July 7th, 2011 – SCOTT Sports presents World Class racing in the US both this weekend and next. SCOTT is the Title Sponsor of the 2011 Windham UCI Mountain Bike World Cup Downhill event this weekend and the Official Bike […]

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SCOTT Sports Sponsors Windham Downhill


SCOTT New Windham World Cup Title Sponsor Sun Valley, ID, June 6th, 2011 — SCOTT Sports announced today that they would become the Title Sponsor of the 2011 Windham UCI Mountain Bike World Cup Downhill event. Windham is the seventh stop on the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup tour and takes place July 7-10th […]

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