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Scott McCabe

Eat | Ride | Climb

 

Mini Bio

I have been bike mad for about 10 years now, mainly road cycling but over the last few years, I have also embraced the chunkier tyres and baggier clothes for plenty of fun mountain biking action. I enjoy cycling all over the UK and also travel to Europe to seek out the smoother tarmac and sunny climbs when I can. I have a passion for all things outdoor and adventure. When I’m not out my bike, I’ll be out climbing or in the hills.  

I have studied Physiology and Sports Science at University, worked as a landscape gardener, trained as a chef, travelled around on my bike and become a qualified Mountain Leader and Mountain Bike Guide. Instructing, guiding and introducing people to the outdoors in the UK is now proudly what I can say I do for a living.

Place to Play 

Everywhere and anywhere that there are rolling roads or scenic single-tracks for the bikes or mountains and crags to walk and climb. 

Not a lot of people know this

I used to be a keen rugby player and played at a fairly high level until I realised getting broken a few times a week wasn’t the best idea

Qualifications Read More
  • Mountain Leader
  • Mountain Bike Leader
  • SPA
Experience Read More

I am incredibly fortunate to have experienced many wild and wonderful places across the UK and overseas: from mountain biking through the incredible pine forests of the Cairngorms to rock climbing in the Alps to riding some of the most famed road bike climbs in Europe, and a whole lot more in between.  I have worked with children and young people in educational programmes in the outdoors. I have guided and lead trips and expeditions to many amazing spots throughout the the UK and it is here where I continue to spend most of my time. It is a part of the world that holds so much charm, intrigue and almost endless possibilities…

Biggest Adventure Read More

Hard to pick what I would call my biggest adventure. Certainly, the longest one I’ve undertaken was a bike packing trip around Spain. Cycling almost every day and carrying everything you need in a small bag or 2.

Specialist Subject Read More

Food. I love eating (and cooking) as much as I love the adventures. The local produce available in the UK is superb, sampling local delicacies is an important part in getting to really experience the culture of anywhere you visit.

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