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Wahoo acquires virtual cycling platform RGT Cycling, launches Wahoo X subscription service

Wahoo has acquired the virtual cycling platform RGT Cycling – now Wahoo RGT. Wahoo RGT represents the “next generation” of virtual cycling, allowing cyclists to ride, race and explore on highly-detailed virtual roads, either alone or with others. Powered by an advanced physics engine, Wahoo RGT provides realistic drafting, cornering …

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Sports tech start-up Muoverti passes £2.4 million in investment

London-based sports tech startup Muoverti recently passed another million-pound milestone in funding from investors, taking the total raised to more than £2.4 million. Following the public unveiling of its pre-production prototype at London’s Rouleur Live event last November, the company said it saw a significant increase in interest from the …

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RGT Cycling introduces new handcycling avatar in virtual cycling platform

RGT Cycling has teamed up with Echelon Racing League, Project Echelon Racing, and Paralyzed Veterans of America to create a handcycle avatar for adaptive cyclists in its virtual cycling platform. The avatar, which features a racer using a handcycle, is the first-ever designed for a virtual platform, said RGT Cycling. …

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RGT Cycling announces 2022 Everesting Challenge in support of World Bicycle Relief

RGT Cycling has announced its 2022 Everesting challenge – a 31-day window in which riders are invited to scale the cumulative altitude of Mount Everest. The challenge is in partnership with Hells 500, creators of Everesting.CC, and World Bicycle Relief, and starts on 1st January. As part of the challenge, …

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Indoor training platform Zwift expands new world

The hugely popular indoor training and racing platform Zwift has expanded its new map, doubling the size of its latest virtual location.  Makuri Islands, which was released in May, now features new roads in the form of Neokyo, a futuristic reimagining of Japan’s major cities.  Zwift, founded in 2014, has …

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Project Échappée: RGT Cycling moves to a single app

RGT Cycling has introduced an overhaul of its user experience with the launch of a new single app, in a move labelled ‘Project Échappée’. Échappée, meaning to ‘break away’ or ‘escape’ in French, sees RGT switch from the previously required mobile app plus screen app, to a single, standalone app …

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Ten Zwift Academy Road finalists announced

Zwift has announced the ten finalists for the 2021 Zwift Academy Road programme. 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. More than 150,000 riders took …

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ROUVY combines Workouts with augmented route videos

ROUVY has released the ‘ONE ROUVY’ update with a new feature – from now on, any structured workout on ROUVY, or the ones created on TrainingPeaks, can be used with any augmented bike course of choice. The new feature enables users to do interval training in an interactive way, making …

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RGT Cycling to offer NFTs as prizes with Echelon Racing League

RGT Cycling has unveiled newly minted non-fungible tokens (NFTs) as prizes for victors of the Echelon Racing League. The league, which begins on 20th November, will see 40 teams and 240 riders compete in the pro event, which consists of eight rounds with teammates working together to compete across a …

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