Wattbike Announce Integration With Virtual Cycling Platform Rouvy
Wattbike, together in partnership with ROUVY, proudly enables users to sync their Wattbike smart trainer with the intelligent ROUVY AR platform
Leading indoor cycling brands Wattbike and ROUVY are uniting to give users the world’s most authentic cycling experience indoors. Wattbikers are now able to connect their Atom, AtomX, Nucleus, Pro or Trainer with the ROUVY app to benefit from an immersive indoor cycling experience. With easy connectivity to ROUVY’s popular smart training app, the Wattbike Atom and AtomX smart bikes automatically adjust resistance to mimic the feel of real-world cycling and provide an authentic riding experience.
ROUVY is an online racing platform that uses augmented/mixed reality to bring real world routes indoors. With this new integration, Wattbike users can now enjoy ROUVY’s animated 3D rides in 2D videos which give the feel of truly cycling outdoors as well as access to thousands of high-quality routes, fun challenges and live community leaderboards. ROUVY is the official partner of high profile events including La Vuelta, Tour de Suisse, and IRONMAN, allowing users to take part in exclusive and official virtual races or ride these routes whenever they want.
Wattbike offers the best in immersive indoor cycling and their next generation Wattbike Atom takes this experience to the next level. With instant performance feedback and detailed training analysis, the next generation Wattbike Atom is one of the most advanced training tools in the world. Seamless connectivity, quiet electromagnetic resistance and smooth set-up make this smart trainer perfect for any household. Wattbike allows professional cyclists and amateur enthusiasts alike to take their training indoors while maintaining the sensation, challenge, and joy of riding on the road.
Richard Baker, Wattbike CEO, commented, “We pride ourselves on continually improving the experience for our community of Wattbikers. Part of this is working to ensure our users have access to a wide variety of training platforms on their Wattbike, and this latest integration with ROUVY is key.”
Chief Product Officer of ROUVY, Oldrich Januska, said, “It’s been ROUVY strategy for several years to support the integration with all major trainers and smart bikes. Wattbike was recently the most requested hardware integration by our community and we’re very happy to announce integration across the Wattbike product portfolio.”
NEW 2021 Gran Fondo Virtual World Championship® in partnership with Rouvy
The Gran Fondo World Tour® expands with 3 NEW virtual events as it signs a partner agreement with virtual racing platform Rouvy.
Cyclists can take part around the world at home for FREE. For 2021, there will be the NEW Gran Fondo Virtual World Championship®, there is no qualification to participate just two semi-final virtual heats.
The NEW Endurance Cycling World Series will have a separate overall ranking, but points will also count towards the GFWT® series ranking.
Taking Coronavirus into consideration, the next in-person Gran Fondo World Championship® will be in 2022 at the Seorak Gran Fondo in South Korea.
THE GFWT® series ranking is to inspire, motivate and build a stronger cycling community!
Direct entry is FREE and will take place in November, this event will be organized by the GFWT®.
The virtual series will be LIVESTREAMED in partnership with the GFWT on Gran Fondo Guide.
Join the Gran Fondo World Tour® today!
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