Author: Eric Schlange

JZRA season 1 ends

JZRA (Jones Zwift Racing Association) is the brainchild of brothers Tim and Arnold Jones (read an interview with Tim here). Besides organizing races themselves, they also put together the first-ever ranking scheme for a multiple-race season on Zwift, helping to transition Zwift racing from a single-race focus to a full-season focus, much like outdoor racing. Beginning with the Zwifta Bianche on January 28, 2016 and ending with yesterday’s ZTR, the race season included 42 different race events such as KISS, ZTR, dZi Summit Races, and more. View the first season’s results here. Results are available by rider, team, and nation. Here...

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Trek/Segafredo Coffee Rides announced

Zwift HQ has announced a series of daily coffee rides celebrating the Tour de France. Four rides are happening daily for the duration of Le Tour (July 2-24), with each ride beginning at 6AM in a different time zone: AEST, BST, EDT, and PDT. Each ride will take advantage of a new Zwift feature–audio playback! Participants can listen in on exclusive behind-the-scenes audio from renowned U.S. cycling commentator Dave Towlealong and the Trek-Segafredopro cycling team. Additionally, Zwifters who complete any three of these rides will be eligible to win swag from Trek, Segafredo and CycleOps. What’s a Coffee Ride? While some cyclists (and Trek themselves) may...

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