Zwift, the global online fitness platform, has today announced the six finalists in the 2023 Zwift Academy Road program. Three women and three men will now progress to the Zwift Academy Road Finals in Denia, Spain, where they will compete for a contract on CANYON//SRAM Generation and Alpecin-Deceuninck Development Team.
With her successful participation in the Zwift Academy competition in December 2022, British rider Alex Morrice landed a two year contract with Women's WorldTour team Canyon//SRAM, a thrill for any serious rider. In March Leslie Reissner caught up with Alex to learn what it is like to start a new career as a professional bicycle racer.
Another fun packed EUROTRASH Monday, starting with snowy cyclo-cross action form Val di Sole. Cavendish probably signs with Astana. Rider news from López, Sagan, Van Aert, Evenepoel, Ewan, Gaviria, Yates, Bennett, Teuns, Bouhanni, Deignan and Canola. Team news. Rider contracts. Race news. Plus Zwift Academy winners.
Indoor cycling, online riding, and e-racing have seen exponential growth year upon year, turbo-charged the past few years by the COVID-19 pandemic. Here's an analytic view of the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats of this new discipline.
Zwift Academy Returns, Offering Workouts for Every Kind of Rider and Pro Contracts For Those With Exceptional Talent
This year’s program is shorter and more accessible, and all workouts can be completed entirely on each rider’s schedule with fewer mandatory group rides.
Zwift, the online global fitness platform, has today announced the 10 finalists for the 2021 Zwift Academy Road program. Five women and five men will now progress to the Zwift Academy Road Finals in Mallorca, Spain where they will compete for a professional cycling contract with either CANYON//SRAM Racing or Alpecin-Fenix.
Zwift, the global online training platform for cyclists, today launches year four of Zwift Academy, the groundbreaking mass participation training and talent ID program. Enrollment is open from today, with the action set to run from August 5th to September 29th.