Tour de Zwift 2022 Stage 2: Long Ride

Oooooh, now this one has taken it out of me, and no mistake. Yes, I had in mind I might do the 9am ride. Hah. Even though I woke up at 8am prompt, I had the general feeling of anxiety about the effort ahead that only two hours could stand any chance of calming. Plenty … Read more

Tour for All 2020: Stage 4 Longer Race A/B

Earlier this afternoon I took part in Stage 4 of Zwift’s Tour For All 2020. Today was probably the most challenging of all the stages of the Tour – a racing climb up the Alpe Du Zwift. Being completely honest I wasn’t super up for this one. I had originally planned to ride at 9am, … Read more

Sweaty Sweet Spot Training

Tonight I opted for another bout of Sweet Spot Training (Short). I’ve said it before and I’ll likely say it again: This is a solid, sweaty workout. A great way to put in 50 minutes on the bike. I wasn’t really in the mood for getting on the bike tonight. Even with last night’s recovery … Read more

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 more