Scott Sports

THE BIRTH OF SCOTT AND THE REVOLUTION OF SKI POLES

In 1958 the sport of skiing was revolutionized with a technical innovation from Ed Scott, a talented engineer and ski racer living in Sun Valley, Idaho. Ed Scott's invention of the first tapered aluminium ski pole immediately replaced the sport's existing use of bamboo and steel. That revolutionary invention launched a new brand, SCOTT, and fundamentally positioned Scott as a technical product leader in the skiing market. Ed Scott's initial vision of technical innovation would serve as the cornerstone company philosophy as the brand matured and expanded to new markets. 

2008 Scott celebrates the golden anniversary, marking 50 years of commitment to progressive sport. Times have changed and Scott has developed into a worldwide powerhouse in Bike, Wintersport, Motosport and Running. But the vision has always remained the same from the humble beginnings 50 years ago in Ed Scott’s one man ski tuning business: INNOVATION - TECHNOLOGY – DESIGN.

WINTERSPORTS EQUIPMENT

Whether you want to climb a serious peak, kick back in the backcountry or take an after work ski tour, we’ve got you covered. We put everything we have into making equipment so good that nothing can distract you from those moments on the mountain.