After dying while trying to keep up with D. Diesel, I wanted some XP and gave the Volcano Circuit a go for some ride XP and bonus route XP. After earning the badge, I changed by simulated body weight to see the effect that weight has on distance & speed in Zwift. The reduced weight […]
Jumped on with D. Diesel the Cat D pace partner to see how I would go. Only managed to get to the top of Zwift KOM before wearing myself out. Keeping up at 1.5W/kg with my weight means going past my estimated FTP. Yes I can do it for a few minutes, but anything longer […]
Picked this route thinking it wouldn’t be too bad, but I started to regret this after the first climb. I’m really not built for climbing, in the real world or virtually. Even more so when it gets up to 15%, feels like a vertical wall. Maybe I could fudge my simulated body weight.