Level 10, zipp 808 and a happy new year!

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my new Zipp 808 wheels in Zwift

Happy new year everybody from Zwift-rider and the new ZIPP 808 (oh man how much I want these wheels in the meat world).   My December totals in: just over 500km for me, I hope to increase that to at least 750 in January. Off to the new years eve party... later :)     […] Read More

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New Watopia expansion: review after the first ride

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Watopia dirt road path with dust, cool expansion

So I finally got home from work (+ doctor and post office) and what do you know, my husband was riding so I had to wait to ride on the new Watopia after expansion! Like a good little cheerleader I sat down and watched him ride his third circle on the oceanic flat route. First […] Read More

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Zwift just released an awesome new expansion before new years!

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Watopia underwater tunnel on oceanic route, cool expansion

I'm stuck at work but I see news of the expansion posted all over Facebook and can't WAIT to get home and check it out! So apparently when you log on now you can choose "flat", "hills", "group", or "surprise me". From what I gather, "hills" is the good old Watopia route we're used to […] Read More

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Snowy icy meat world after warm and cozy Zwift

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Snow in the real world, Reykjavík Iceland. Zwift is warmer

Been riding a lot on Zwift in December and wanted to see how much affect it has in the meat world. After not riding outside since December 3rd I overhauled my trusty cyclocross bike. I gave it a new chain, new bearings and adjusted the gears last night. The weather was not I was expecting […] Read More

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A few Richmond PR’s and 11 minutes faster!

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Scotty doesn't have the power for Richmond on Zwift

So, I was really, really, really tired. Sleepy, sluggish .. but I'd promised myself to ride after work and I did. I don't really like the Richmond track as much as I like Wattopia so I was planning on doing one of the workouts for the FTP builder 6 week program. When I saw it […] Read More

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Thanks to Zwift I lost weight over Christmas

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Happy on a bike because Zwift

This is a first! I'm overweight and Christmas is usually tough because ... overeating. So for the first time ever I didn't feel like crap and didn't gain weight. Actually I lost a bit :) not a lot, because I still ate a lot of unhealthy food, but I'm happy. Also, optimistic I´ll lose weight […] Read More

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All the promo codes for Zwift items like jerseys etc

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Zwift promo codes for jerseys and items

Here you have all the Zwift promo codes I can find, I keep updating as soon as I find more so make sure you check in regularly for updates. There's a story behind each code but I won't bore you with the details and tons of pictures since most people just want the codes. You […] Read More

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Zwift break yesterday, helmet contest today

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Zwift in the new year challenges

I really love the "Zwift in the new year" competition Zwift has on their Facebook page. I've already participated in 2 of them. The first challenge was to finish a workout, so I continued with my 6 week FTP builder program and did day 2. It went really well and I even had some energy […] Read More

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Is the TacX Vortex a good smart trainer for Zwift?

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TacX Vortex smart trainer Tour de France edition for Zwift

We've been pondering what is a good smart trainer for Zwift (considering our budget). Ok, so after a little googling and checking out comments on the Zwift-related Facebook groups we decided to buy a TACX ProForm Vortex Smart T2180 TDF Edition + Holder for Tablet T2092. We're getting the Tour de France edition, so it's […] Read More

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