In July 2018, Wattbiker Paul Downton took on the Passportes du Soleil, a mountain bike event in the French Alps. Although he’d done it a number of times before, he was yet to complete it, and admitted
If you’re looking to take your training up a level, why not try one of these training sessions? Written by Wattbikers at the top of their game, they’re no easy feat. Lucy Gossage’s over-geared strength
There’s no denying we’re unable to perform at our best after a bad night’s sleep, but how long should you be really hitting the hay for? A recent study published in the Medicine and Sports and Sports
Introducing our new 11 Gear Firmware v1.02.01 With the rise of esports on platforms such as Zwift, we have seen requests from Wattbikers to offer a smaller, more punchy set of gears. This is to help make
It’s easy to underestimate exactly how much effort goes into becoming a pro athlete. Relentless sporting seasons are sure to take their toll, but once they’re over the hard work doesn’t stop there.
Whether you’ve put in a shift for leg day or attempted to recreate the world champs in your living room (better to be out of the rain) you’re more than likely to have come across the dreaded DOMs
Wondering why the award-winning Wattbike Atom can’t be used for Zwift’s KISS SL? Earlier this year virtual training behemoth, Zwift, unveiled the very first dedicated esports competition featuring
UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organisation, launched the very first UFC Academy Combine earlier this summer. This was the industry’s first talent evaluation event, offering mixed martial
The Olympic Games are the pinnacle of performance for most national sports federations and their athletes. But what does it take to lead an underdog nation to Olympic glory? Andy Sparks is the head coach and director at Performance United, a training centre in Colorado, USA, with a track record any nation would be proud of. In his professional career, Andy has led three teams at the Olympic Games, worked with talented athletes and coaches from
The worst weather conditions imaginable couldn’t stop our hardy roster of Wattbikers, as they stormed to various victories over a wet weekend at the 2019 UCI Road Race World Championships in Yorkshire.
In 2016 I broke my collarbone 60 days before the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii. One week later I got it surgically plated and just over 7 weeks later went on to finish ninth in the race. That
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you won’t have been able to miss the meteoric rise of cyclocross. If you refuse to limit your winter season to the track and don’t
Whether you’re a seasoned gym-goer, or you’re just dipping your toe into the health and fitness world, you’ll probably know that larger exercise machines - ellipticals, treadmills and recumbents
when the summer season ends and the days start to get shorter and colder, it can be hard to motivate yourself to train. In order to stay on track and hit next season’s goals, it’s not as easy as taking
Whether you’re an avid cyclist, fitness enthusiast or keen environmentalist, spending time on two wheels has its benefits. Whatever your reason for using a bike, you’re likely to have noticed significant