2014


JANUARY

Mountainman Multisport (Greymouth)

January 18th.  33 km road bike, 19 km mountain run, 9 km MTB, 25 km downriver paddle

RESULT: 1st place overall. Read more here.

FEBRUARY

Speight’s Coast to Coast

February 15th. An 11 hour run, bike, paddle race across New Zealand’s S. Island.

RESULT: 16th place overall. Read more here.

MARCH

C2C Presentation at Rudolf Steiner School

March 11. A slide show and motivational talk for 200 students at Christchurch’s Steiner (Waldorf) School.  Scott will discuss his lifestyle as an endurance athlete, his recent experience at New Zealand’s Coast to Coast in 2014, and other anecdotes from international multisport racing.  Read more about Rudolf Steiner here.

Gold Rush

March 29-30. A 2 day stage race through the Otago wilderness.

RESULT: I skipped this race to rest up for the 2014 summer in Sweden. But I biked around and collected video from the course — read more here

APRIL

Lake Sonoma 50 mile trail run

April 12. A 50 mile trail run in California’s Napa Valley, with 86% single track.

RESULT: Took this as pre-season warm up and ran 25 of the 50 miles. Great event — read more about it here

MAY

Soderhamn Outdoor 2014

17-18 May.  A multisport weekend complete with an 8km trail run race, slide show & presentation, and paddling clinic (Saturday) and a 30km mountain bike race (Sunday). Limited spaces in paddle clinic. Read more and apply at the event website (in Swedish).

Result: 2nd in trail run and 3rd in MTB. Report here

JUNE

Scandinavian Outdoor Games

June 1st (May 30). Funbeat Race of Champions together with Jari Palonen on Friday … a MTB race on Saturday … and a trail run on Sunday.

Result: 2nd. Report here.

Multisport Presentation at Fjellpuls

June 11, 18.30 (Biblioteksgatan 6, Östersund). A presentation with pictures and films from New Zealand and China, plus some training tips.

Multisport Presentation at Åre Extreme Challenge

June 26, 18.00, Thursday (Holiday Club, Åre, Conference rum “solskog” – follow the signs). A presentation about Coast to Coast in New Zealand, plus some ÅEC “race-day” tips. Read me on most recent blog entry

Åre Extreme Challenge

June 28th. 5 hr multisport race in Åre Sweden, the un-official multisport championships.

Result: 4th. Pics and stories here.  Film coming soon …

JULY

Sweden Sky Race 24

July 19.

11.00-12.00 Presentation and Slide show. I will show some slides and pictures from multisport racing in China, New Zealand, Norway and some training tips. Read more about full race weekend and program here and more about presentation here.

18.00. Race start. 50 km mountain marathon in Bjorkliden under the midnight sun.

24.00. Expected winner of 50 km race

RESULT: 1st place, Mens Solo, 50 km race. Read more here.

AUGUST

AXA fjällmarathon week, Våladalen, Sweden

August 1. Slide show on Coast to Coast, Vålådalen Hotel, 19.30. Read more here.

August 2. 20 km half marathon (RESULT: 3rd place – read more here)

August 6. Ottsfjället upp (5 km uphill race)

August 9. Multisport training — Run, Paddle and Bike (read results here).

August 10. Slide show on Åre Extreme Challenge, Vålådalen Hotel, 10.00. Read more here.

Wu Long Mountain Quest, China

August 23-26.

4 day stage race together with Team Haglöfs-Silva (Robert Lindberg, Mattias Nyström, Josefina Wikberg)

RESULT: 4th place overall– read more here

SEPTEMBER

Zunyi Mountain Quest, China

Sept 12-13.

2 day stage race together with Team Thule (Martin Flinta and Carolina Holmqvist)

RESULT: 6th place overall. Read more here

Taining Outdoor Mountain Quest, China

Sept 15-17.

3 day stage race together with Martin Flinta of Team Thule

RESULT: 1st place overall. Read more here

Slide show and presentation on ÅEC 2014

Sept 30, 19.00, Mornington Hotel Bromma (Stockholm)

Come here Scott talk about his preparations and experience at Åre Extreme Challenge 2014 and gather some training tips for next year’s race! Read more and sign up here.

OCTOBER

Norrlandsknäcket Multisport race

October 4.  5 hour multisport race together with Mattias Nyström of Team Haglöfs-Silva

RESULT: 1ST PLACE OVER ALL.

How to use your heart rate monitor in endurance training

October 9 at 19.00.  A slide show and presentation at AddNature Outdoor Store in Stockholm, including pictures from recent races in China. Entry is free, popcorn and beer on offer. Read more and sign up here.

Slide show and presentation in Gothenburg

October 22.  19.30. An evening presentation and slide show with training tips together with pictures, films, and stories from Scott’s Coast to Coast race in New Zealand. Entry is free for members of  Mölndal Outdoor Sports Club and those entered in one of the Sandsjöbacka Trail events.  Location:  ÅF, Grafiska vägen 2 (South part of Gothenburg). Read more and sign up here.

NOVEMBER

Wuhan Mulan Mountain Challenge Multisport Race

November 8-10. A 3 day stage race covering 220 km of running, biking, and kayaking. Hubei Province, China.

Wild Boar Race

November 15. A 22 km technical trail run in Trosa, south of Stockholm. Organized by Anders Nordström of Art of Running.  Read more here in Swedish.

DECEMBER

Endurance Training Presentation for Dog-sledding training camp in Östersund

December 12. A training camp of 50 elite and recreational dog-sledders will kick off their season with an intense training camp. I’ll be giving a presentation on endurance training. Read more here  – www.draghundsport.se

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