Villard-Notre-Dame – Tacx Software

This morning I continued with my new schedule of tackling one proper climb each week. Today I took on Villard Notre Dame, a video climb provided by Tacx Software. Note that this isn’t a review of the Tacx Software. That is forthcoming, but for reasons that are about to become very clear… or actually, disappointingly … Read moreVillard-Notre-Dame – Tacx Software

3R Tour of Fire and Ice Hilly Race (25km/15.6mi 1166m) (C)

This morning I took part in the 3R Tour of Fire and Ice Hilly Race, which is essentially: Start in downtown Watopia Head around the Volcano (fire) Climb up and then descend to Jungle circuit Climb the Alpe Du Zwift (ice) Whilst I had planned to climb the Alpe Du Zwift this morning, I hadn’t … Read more3R Tour of Fire and Ice Hilly Race (25km/15.6mi 1166m) (C)

Movember Kick Off: Group Ride (E)

If there’s one thing that Zwift do extremely well (in my opinion) it’s the organised events championing good causes. And Movember is a great cause that helps raise awareness for male health issues such as testicular, and prostate cancer. This event was very well attended, with over 500 riders online at the time of starting, … Read moreMovember Kick Off: Group Ride (E)

Indoor Cycling – Weekly Review October 21st – 27th 2019

Each week Zwift sends me an email summarising my activity for the week. For previous weekly reviews click here. The biggest ride of this week didn’t take place on Zwift, for once. And also a first, this week consisted of two rides on RGT Cycling. These being Borrego Springs and Passo dello Stelvio. The other … Read moreIndoor Cycling – Weekly Review October 21st – 27th 2019

Passo dello Stelvio – RGT Cycling

As decided in the previous week’s review I am aiming to complete one proper climb per week from now on. With that in mind, I decided mid-week that I’d most likely tackle RGT Cycling’s Passo dello Stelvio, a 14.1km route covering 1114m of climb at an average gradient of 8%. This is roughly equivalent to … Read morePasso dello Stelvio – RGT Cycling