Tour of Watopia 2023 | Stage 3 | Short

I rarely chose to do climbing rides when I’m left to my own devices. Usually I’ll opt for structured workouts so it doesn’t really matter what the terrain is showing on screen, I just pootle along at the target wattage as instructed. During these Tour of Whatever rides though, I seem to find myself going … Read more

Tour of Watopia 2023 | Stage 2 | Longer

This one has taken it out of me, pretty much as expected. My standard ride length is anything up to an hour. Anything over that and usually I notice a drop off in pace. But I knew this one was going to be a long ride. 70km, pretty much. With 700m of climb. I think … Read more

Zwift Academy Road 2022: Baseline Ride

Late to the party, I am doing the Zwift Academy Road 2022 group rides and workouts out of order. The key thing is to get both the two mandatory group rides (Baseline and Finish Line) done by this Sunday when ZA2022 officially ends. Technically I think it ends at 9am on the Monday, but whatever. … Read more

Tour Of Watopia 2021 – Stage 5: Longer Ride

Today I took part in the fifth and final stage of this years Tour of Watopia. And I must say, I am absolutely wiped out from this one. The route today was Three Sisters, a route I have done once before. For those unfamiliar, this is the Forward Hilly KOM, the Epic KOM, the Radio … Read more

Tour Of Watopia 2021 – Stage 3: Longer Ride

Two Tour of Watopia 2021 rides in a row where I’ve arrived late and missed the pack. I guess I could have waited till the 5pm ride and gone off with the bunch, but I suspected this one would take a while, and in some ways I kinda wanted to get it over and done … Read more