Scott is 42 years old and from Mornington Australia and has been competing in the Hobie fishing competition scene since its inception several years ago. He consistently entered every comp he could locally and interstate to improve his skills.
He had only ever caught one bream on lure before entering and it took him 4 comps before he troubled the weigh master. After struggling to get his feet and learn the art from his fellow fishermen, he went on to have a few wins and fish consistently at home and while travelling. In October 2011 he put everything he had learned into Winning the First Hobie Fishing World Championships held in Port Macqurie NSW, Scott also Appeared on AFC Barra in 2013, came second in the Hobie Grand Final 2013 with over 110 competitors from around the world, he also came 4th in the World 2013 World Title and a top 10 in the 2013 Hobie Bass Grand Final.
With more than 24 top 10 finishes to his name he has had great results interstate showing that he can find fish in spots he has never fished before. He puts all his success down to the lessons learnt during the competitions and his fellow fisherman who have become great friends and mentors in the process. His favourite species is Bream at Marlo slow rolling Jackall Chubbies across the flats and edges.
In 2014, Scott was the second highest placed Australian in 4th Hobie Fishing World Championship in the Netherlands.