On the heels of significant release updates, the industry-leading virtual cycling platforms are changing the game at a never before seen pace, and virtual cycling is the winner.
In the struggle for supremacy this 2022 indoor cycling season, the superpowers have faced off in a battle to claim their stake in the virtual cycling landscape. The opening salvo came from Zwift in early September with an ambitious rollout featuring a host of improvements.
Wahoo-RGT recently returned fire when on October 25, it announced the immediate release of several highly sought upgrades. The cycling community is the victor in this virtual arms race as the many platforms push to raise the bar.
Voice Chat is on RGT
Zwift Has Holoreplay
RGT Has Real Bots and Teleportation
RGTs New Real Road Previews Scotland's World Championship Course
Zwift to Add Urukazi Road Expansion to Makuri Island
Zwift Hub Smart Trainer and Wahoo X
All the Virtual Cycling Platforms are Upping the Game
and Virtual Cycling is the Winner!
Semi-retired as owner and director of his private Orthopedic Physical Therapy practice after over 20 years, Chris is blessed with the freedom to pursue his passion for virtual cycling and writing. On a continual quest to give back to his bike for all the rewarding experiences and relationships it has provided him, he created a non-profit. Chris is committed to helping others with his bike through its work and the pages of his site.
In the summer of 2022, he rode 3,900 miles from San Francisco to New York to support the charity he founded, TheDIRTDadFund. His “Gain Cave” resides on the North Fork of Long Island, where he lives with his beautiful wife and is proud of his two independent children.
You will read him promoting his passion on the pages of Cycling Weekly, Cycling News, road.cc, Zwift Insider, Endurance.biz, and Bicycling. Chris is co-host of The Virtual Velo Podcast, too!