Zwift Academy 2023 – Workout #2: Long | Fatigue Fighter

A few downers today to kick us off, but I promise it ends on a positive. I missed my start time. I had this down for the 12 noon GMT set off, but due to rushing (reasons why in a second), I managed to miss the start by seconds and so had the choice of … Read more

Zwift Cobble Crushers Race: Stage 3 – Cobbled Climbs (B)

A challenging race today, partly because I did not realise that we would be taking on the Richmond climbs twice. The clue was in the name, had I paid attention. Yes, today’s race was two laps of the Cobbled Climbs route on the Richmond map. For those unfamiliar with the route, this one avoids the … Read more

Tour de Zwift 2023 | Stage 2 | Longer Ride

Onwards to Stage 2, where this year’s Longer Ride would be tackling Richmond in reverse, not once, not twice, but thrice. Yes, whoever has decided on courses and routes this year is something of a sadist. Going into this one I knew one thing, and one thing only: that a lap of Richmond, forwards or … Read more

Zwift Flat Is Fast: Stage 2 – The Fan Flats (B)

On we roll, very quickly in fact, to Stage 2 of January’s Zwift Flat Is Fast racing series. This one would be on the Richmond map, covering 3 (and a bit) laps of The Fan Flats route. As ever, a good place to learn this route is over at Zwift Insider. Richmond is one of … Read more