Another Ride On for Zwift

Apart from the fact that it’s fun, it helps keep/get me fit and my FTP has gone through the roof, here’s another reason Why I Love Zwift to add to those here, You get to ride with monument-winning Olympic and World Tour Champions. I logged on tonight (Sarah had just done her final 40k for the week and it was my turn) to find that a group ride had just started with the ZSun crew. Now these guys ride for fun at a nice relaxed pace, usually. However tonight they were joined by a certain Anna van der Breggen. That’s … Continue reading Another Ride On for Zwift

She’s only gone and done it…

So, the plan to do a lot of his ‘n hers indoor cycling over the Christmas break, on the new Wahoo Kickr and the Elite TurboMuin seems to have worked: 615km clocked up over the week, but… *drumroll* more importantly… Sarah’s only gone and signed up for the BHF London Southend ride in July! Importantly, it comes after Eroica (which was already in the diary and the partial cause of the training plan which appeared on the kitchen cupboard door), which means she’s done it out of an actual desire to do it, not a sense of ‘what have I let myself … Continue reading She’s only gone and done it…

Wahoo Kickr 2017

One of the members of my cycling group (to call it a club would be to formalise it and that would be against its ethos) popped up on Facebook last week looking to sell his virtually unused Wahoo Kickr 2017 turbo. Purely coincidentally, Sarah put up a training plan on the kitchen cupboards the other day that includes several indoor bike sessions over the Christmas holidays, in preparation for Eroica next year. As the ever-loving husband always looking for an excuse to buy new toys I was already looking for a second turbo so we could have side-by-side Zwift sessions … Continue reading Wahoo Kickr 2017