Indoor cycling has become increasingly popular in recent years, especially with the introduction of cycling platforms like ROUVY that can create a more immersive and authentic experience for cyclists. However, there is still a gender gap in cycling, and women are not as well-represented in the cycling community as they should be. To address this issue, ROUVY has launched a new long-term initiative called ROUVY for Women. Our mission is to encourage women to cycle indoors, build a stronger community and create positive change in actions and attitudes.
2022! What a year! Like most of the years this decade, a lot of bad stuff happened. But a lot of really good stuff happened too… like the breakthrough in creating clean fusion energy and the decline of the Covid pandemic (for now). So let's take a little time to celebrate the good stuff.
Peguera, Mallorca - it's a warm Saturday morning in the middle of October and the Challenge Peguera Mallorca - middle distance triathlon - starts on the Torà beach. Almost 800 triathletes are set to complete the race including a 1.9 km swim in one of the most beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean, a 90 km technical bike route through amazing countryside scenery, and a 21,1 km run along the crowded boulevard of Peguera. This year is different, two athletes from Rouvy’s development team are taking part in this year’s challenge.
Fenella Langridg and Frederic Funk are two of the top names in Triathlon. We are psyched that they are taking part in the Triathlon Fall Fest and doubly-psyched that they found time to sit down with us and share some of their expert insight on the sport. Fenella joined us from rain-soaked England and Frederic from cold and unsunny Germany to chat and you can see Frederic in action at Triathlon Fall Fest at Wanaka on Thursday 24th and Fenella at Challenge Roth on Sunday 27th.
ROUVY recently chatted with Petr Polasek, a python developer at ROUVY and keen cyclist. He completed the Okolo republiky race two months ago, an epic challenge in which one rides around the whole of the Czech Republic. Following this impressive feat, it was worth asking him several questions about his journey…