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- Name: Scott Thompson
- mtbnj.com screen name: Woody (profile)
- Hometown: Bridgewater
- Race Class: Cat2 (Sport) SS
- On the Team Since: 2009
- Riding MTB Since: 1997
- Current Bike: IF Custom Deluxe Steel SS Full Rigid
- Tire Choice: Bonty Jones ACX TLR 29
- Favorite Park in NJ: Hmmm... Mooch North, perhaps?
- Local Stomping Grounds: Chimney Rock
- Most Memorable Ride: Mahlon Surprise
- 29ers are: Wicked fun!
- Backpack or Bottles?: Usually bottles. Backpack on super long rides and during the winter.
- When I'm not riding a bike, I'm: usually working (see also 'Other Interests')
- Closing words that may or may not mean anything: I'd rather be biking than typing.
- Other Interests: Hiking, Dirt Biking, Snowboarding, Kayaking, XC Skiing, Rock Climbing
- Keep a training log? I don't 'train' - I just ride whenever I can.
- Electronics? New for 2011: Garmin Edge 800
- Nutrition on the bike: Secret recipe in bottles, Cliff bars on long rides, gels in races
- Nutrition after the ride: Whatever hits the spot. Ham, egg & cheese bagel is always a good one
- Any special pre-race breakfast? I <3 Cereal!
- Road bikes are for: death wishers
MTB Racing History
- Participated in one 24-hour race each year (Snowshoe or Allamuchy) with some friends & family just for chits and giggles
- No racing
- SSAPalooza: 17th place NJ Sport (my first taste of a 'normalish' XC race)
- H2H Lewis Morris: 8th place Cat2 SS
- 24 Hours of Allamuchy 4-man: 1st place 20-29; 3rd place overall
(first year on Team MTBNJ.com)
- SSAPalooza: 3rd place NJ Sport
- H2H Wawayanda: 2nd place Cat 2 SS
- H2H Lewis Morris: 3rd place Cat 2 SS
- H2H Kittatinny: 1st place Cat 2 SS :)
- DarkHorse 40: 19th place SS open men