Author: eschlange

Zwift Watopia Flat Route details

The Watopia “Flat Route” was added when Watopia’s Ocean Boulevard came online in late December 2015. It includes the undersea tunnel and marina sections, plus the back half of the original Hilly Route. While nowhere near perfectly flat, it is the flattest route available on the island, making it popular for TT races. Route details: Distance: 10.3km (6.4 miles) Elevation Gain: 54m (177′) Strava Forward Segment (from start banner)Strava Forward Segment (from pier)Strava Reverse Segment (from start banner)Strava Reverse Segment (from pier)   Turns taken for Flat route: Turn 1 – Left (To Underwater) Turn 2 – Straight Turn 3 – Straight (To Marina) Turn 4...

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Interview with KISS race organizer Mike Ede

While not the longest-running race series on Zwift, KISS has taken Zwift by storm in the past few months, quickly becoming the most popular series in rider numbers. And it’s easy to see why–the team of organizers has worked hard to keep things consistently simple and fair. Mike Ede is one of the KISS organizers, the other two being Glen Knight and Wayne Elvin. Here’s what Mike had to say… Tell me a little about yourself–how long you’ve been riding, what sort of riding you do, when you discovered Zwift, where you live, etc. I am Mike Ede, 41 year old designer of...

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Interview with KISS race organizer Wayne Elvin

While not the longest-running race series on Zwift, KISS has taken Zwift by storm in the past few months, quickly becoming the most popular series in rider numbers. And it’s easy to see why–the team of organizers has worked hard to keep things consistently simple and fair. Wayne Elvin is one of the KISS organizers, the other two being Michael Ede and Glen Knight. Here’s what Wayne had to say… Tell me a little about yourself–how long you’ve been riding, what sort of riding you do, when you discovered Zwift, where you live, etc. Hello, my name is Wayne Elvin, I’m...

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