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‘La Vuelta Virtual 22’ Warm-Up Racing Weekend #2 - July

‘La Vuelta Virtual 22’ Warm-Up Racing Weekend #2 - July

Jul 4th — 2022

Madrid, Spain / The ‘La Vuelta Virtual 22’ Warm-Up Racing Series continues with the July community events on ROUVY. The former MTB World Champion Jose Hermida and riders from the UCI Pro Team Equipo Kern Pharma invite everyone to ride and race with them from home, to earn a chance at getting some great and valuable prizes from ZYCLE, Europcar and La Vuelta.

ROUVY adds Gravel routes, support for STRAVA outdoor rides and Outdoor Achievements for more training fun and inspiration

ROUVY adds Gravel routes, support for STRAVA outdoor rides and Outdoor Achievements for more training fun and inspiration

Jun 23rd — 2022

Prague, Czech Republic / ROUVY, the indoor cycling app, adds Strava outdoor cycling activities to ROUVY CAREER. Other platform updates include numerous new augmented routes, a fresh ‘Gravel & Off-road’ category and Outdoor Achievements.

‘La Vuelta Virtual 22’ June’s Warm-Up Racing Series - Win A VIP Experience in Madrid from home

‘La Vuelta Virtual 22’ June’s Warm-Up Racing Series - Win A VIP Experience in Madrid from home

Jun 16th — 2022

Madrid, Spain / Preparation for Vuelta a España kicks off next week with the open virtual events with the riders from the UCI Pro Team Equipo Kern Pharma and SCOTT CALA BANDIDA. ROUVY, the official, multi-year provider of La Vuelta Virtual, presents the immersive, “virtual and real” multi-stage digital version of the 2022 Spanish Grand Tour. Available for anyone from home, the community racers will fight for the trip to an in-person grand finale in Madrid and the Vuelta’s VIP experience. The series of events over the next 3 months promises the exciting warm up and great valuable prizes from ZYCLE, Europcar and La Vuelta.

The VIRTUAL TOUR DE SUISSE on ROUVY - Discover Beautiful Switzerland on Bike from Home

The VIRTUAL TOUR DE SUISSE on ROUVY - Discover Beautiful Switzerland on Bike from Home

Jun 9th — 2022

Grenchen, Switzerland / Cyclists of all levels are invited to explore the beauty of the professional Tour de Suisse online via ROUVY, the Official Digital Partner of the Swiss tour. Mapped on the segments of the same courses as the actual 2022 pro race, the virtual community races will run from June 13th to 19th, along the real stages and on the same days as the PROs ride.

Virtual Challenge Family’s Month of Iconic Races to pre-ride on ROUVY: Challenge Roth, Kaiserwinkl-Walchsee and others

Virtual Challenge Family’s Month of Iconic Races to pre-ride on ROUVY: Challenge Roth, Kaiserwinkl-Walchsee and others

Jun 2nd — 2022

Almere, Netherlands / Challenge Family and ROUVY announce a month full of Challenge Family virtual races in various iconic locations. Roth, Kaiserwinkl-Walchsee, St Polten, Wales and Gunsan-Saemangeum are all available as prep-rides for the official races. Those athletes, racing outdoors, have a great opportunity to train for their bike leg in advance, while the rest of the international tri-loving community can experience the iconic events just from home, with a chance to meet the pro stars online.

“Journey to Pro Cycling” video series, Episode 1 - SARIS ROUVY SAUERLAND Team on GCN

“Journey to Pro Cycling” video series, Episode 1 - SARIS ROUVY SAUERLAND Team on GCN

May 26th — 2022

Eslohe, Germany / The UCI Continental SARIS ROUVY Sauerland Team invites all to follow the Team’s journey in the fight to reach the Pro Tour level. Produced by GCN, the 1st Episode covers the open virtual Pro-Chasing series and training camp in Girona, where young riders from different countries competed in the final to get a contract and become a part of the team roster.

ROUVY Ghosts’ Comeback - 10 Virtual Pace Bots to make the indoor cycling session more fun

ROUVY Ghosts’ Comeback - 10 Virtual Pace Bots to make the indoor cycling session more fun

May 23rd — 2022

Prague, Czech Republic / ROUVY, a popular indoor training app, releases an update which introduces the advanced version of its virtual bots. Riders of all fitness levels, searching for added motivation and fun, can use this optional feature to always have the company of an equally performing team around their own avatar. The feature comes along with the improved functionality of the Unlimited Virtual Partners that enables simulation of the race or group ride of any scale, all based on real public record data.

The Digital ‘22 TOUR DE SUISSE CHALLENGE - VIP Guest Experience is up for grabs

The Digital ‘22 TOUR DE SUISSE CHALLENGE - VIP Guest Experience is up for grabs

May 19th — 2022

Grenchen, Switzerland / Cyclists and fitness enthusiasts are invited to explore the beauty of one of the ‘Top 5’ stage road races in the world on ROUVY, the Official Digital Partner of Tour de Suisse. Mapped on the segments of the same courses as the actual, upcoming tour of 2022, the open Tour de Suisse Challenge sets the preparation for June 12th - 19th virtual and real races. The digital Challenge gives the unique opportunity to ride the real courses from home, before the Pros do it, and a chance to win a VIP experience, to watch the World Tour stars on-site at a hand-touch distance.

Outdoor rides from Garmin devices added to ROUVY CAREER for more training fun and better motivation

Outdoor rides from Garmin devices added to ROUVY CAREER for more training fun and better motivation

May 11th — 2022

Prague, Czech Republic / ROUVY, the indoor cycling platform, adds outdoor rides and achievements to ROUVY CAREER for Garmin® cyclists. Revamped at the beginning of this year, ROUVY Career 2.0 is a multi-year ongoing motivational system for cycling both indoors and outdoors. Any athlete or fitness enthusiast, registered on ROUVY and currently uploading activities to Garmin Connect™, automatically enrolls to a fun virtual journey around the world to become a ‘Legend’ one day.

The 2nd Virtual Edition of the stage race series “PEDALITALY Giro di Sera”

The 2nd Virtual Edition of the stage race series “PEDALITALY Giro di Sera”

May 5th — 2022

Lucca, Toscana (Italy) / From May 10th, the global cycling community will be competing virtually on beautiful, real-life courses across Italy on ROUVY. The course segments are the same and are on the same days as the first grand tour of the season. Those who can’t visit Italy in May for the bike trip are welcome to ride these routes from the best Italian races from home.

ROUVY to host a 3rd Virtual Edition of The German UCI Classic ESCHBORN-FRANKFURT

ROUVY to host a 3rd Virtual Edition of The German UCI Classic ESCHBORN-FRANKFURT

Apr 27th — 2022

Frankfurt, Germany / Gesellschaft zur Förderung des Radsports, the race event organizer behind ESCHBORN-FRANKFURT and DEUTSCHLAND TOUR, will host the virtual German Classic on ROUVY at the same time as the actual race. On May 1st, the international community will be able to watch and race in one of the greatest cycling festivals of Germany - ESCHBORN-FRANKFURT - from home.

Virtual Tour “Around The World with Giant & Liv”

Virtual Tour “Around The World with Giant & Liv”

Apr 20th — 2022

Giant & Liv welcome every cycling enthusiast and athlete to explore the world on ROUVY. After the previous “Tour of Africa by Giant & Liv”, the new series inspires all athletes to explore 14 exciting routes from 7 countries live online. This spring season will be full of weekly group rides. The action is supported by ROUVY’s cool 1:1 implemented Giant TCR and Liv Langma road bikes, allowing to explore Italian Alps, Australian metropoly, the Spanish Grand Tour, Taiwanese and Tanzanian horizons and Slovenian roads - birthplace of many famous cycling champions. It’s all available for enjoyment from the comfort of everyone’s indoor cycling spot!

Brazilian Virtual Cycling is bronze in the Sport Innovation Award of the Brazilian Olympic Committee

Brazilian Virtual Cycling is bronze in the Sport Innovation Award of the Brazilian Olympic Committee

Mar 31st — 2022

Salvador, Brazil / Brazilian Virtual Cycling, powered by ROUVY, received a Sport Innovation Award in the Esport Innovation Project category at the 2nd Brazilian Olympic Congress.

The Tour of The Alps Goes Virtual - #LIVEUPHILL CHALLENGE on ROUVY

The Tour of The Alps Goes Virtual - #LIVEUPHILL CHALLENGE on ROUVY

Mar 30th — 2022

Trento, Italy / The final kilometres of all five stages of the 2022 Tour of the Alps are now on ROUVY. For the international community, the virtual TotA Challenge will run until May 1, with the exclusive Tour of the Alps prizes to grab, together with the opportunity to support DEBRA.

ŠKODA eMČR 2022 - The National Champions of the Czech Republic in Virtual Cycling are Řepa and Kvasničková

ŠKODA eMČR 2022 - The National Champions of the Czech Republic in Virtual Cycling are Řepa and Kvasničková

Mar 25th — 2022

Prague, Czech Republic / March 25, 2022 - Vojtěch Řepa from the Spanish team, Equipo Kern Pharma and Eliška Kvasničková from SportRaces became the champions of the Czech Republic in virtual cycling hosted on ROUVY. Titles in the elite categories ŠKODA eMČR 2022 were fought for in a joint race in the AUTO OPAT Showroom in Nupaky near Prague on March 22nd. Milan Kadlec from Dukla Prague became the junior champion of the Republic.

“Taste of the Spring Classics” - Experience the 5 iconic cycling Monuments from home

“Taste of the Spring Classics” - Experience the 5 iconic cycling Monuments from home

Mar 24th — 2022

Zottegem, Belgium / Animotion BV presents the "Taste of the Spring Classics" on ROUVY - a series of 5 races on 1:1 real digitized routes for virtual cycling that correspond to 5 major spring European road racing events in Belgium, the Netherlands and France.

#RideforUkraine - Charitable Challenge generated 25K Euro for UNICEF

#RideforUkraine - Charitable Challenge generated 25K Euro for UNICEF

Mar 21st — 2022

Prague, Czech Republic / The earlier announced charitable Challenge for all by ROUVY is over. Taking a step further, ROUVY donated 1 EUR, not just for every registered member but for every ride made during the charity period, towards UNICEF for Ukraine.

ŠKODA eMČR 2022 - the National Championships of the Czech Republic in Virtual Cycling with the local stars at the start

ŠKODA eMČR 2022 - the National Championships of the Czech Republic in Virtual Cycling with the local stars at the start

Mar 17th — 2022

Prague / For the second time on the domestic scene, licensed professionals will compete for titles in virtual cycling on ROUVY. The ŠKODA eMČR 2022 will take place next week, on March 22, from 6 pm to 8 pm in the AUTO OPAT Showroom in Nupaky near Prague. Casual riders can join the event online and race with the Czech cycling stars who will fight for the titles of National Champions.

‘Visegrad 4 eCUP’ Summary - The Central European Race Series Extended Virtually from 4 to 40 countries Worldwide

‘Visegrad 4 eCUP’ Summary - The Central European Race Series Extended Virtually from 4 to 40 countries Worldwide

Mar 10th — 2022

Prague, Czech Republic / March 10, 2022 - The Central European ‘Visegrad 4 eCUP’ on ROUVY, organized by the cycling federations of the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Hungary is over. The first ever dedicated and open European cycling cup in eSports, initially aimed across 4 countries, has now seen the registration of around 2,500 athletes from 40 countries.

Virtual Tour of Africa by Giant & Liv welcomes all to explore Southern Africa with its prominent riders

Virtual Tour of Africa by Giant & Liv welcomes all to explore Southern Africa with its prominent riders

Mar 3rd — 2022

South Africa/March 3rd, 2022 – South Africa is ready to be explored on ROUVY, with Giant and Liv bringing special new bikes into the app. The Tour of South Africa has just started, with 6 new augmented routes, 4 Races and 2 Group Rides, for anyone to enjoy from the comfort of one’s own home.