May 26th — 2021
Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg / May 26, 2021 - This Saturday, the trio of friends, all former World Tour stars, provide a chance to challenge them online with real efforts, on a smart trainer. Schleck Gran Fondo, the qualifier for the UCI Gran Fondo World Championships, will host an open virtual race, with cool prizes on ROUVY, on May 29th, 10:00 a.m. CEST. The international cycling community has a unique chance to race a 1:1 GF Schleck simulation with the Tour de France winner, Andy Schleck and his friends. All three of them had proudly sported the yellow leader jersey on the Tour de France stages in the past.
May 21st — 2021
Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg / May 21, 2021 - With the outdoor race rescheduled for September 25, 2021, the qualifier for the UCI Gran Fondo World Championships goes virtual on ROUVY today. The SGF race teams up with the global augmented reality ROUVY platform, making a unique European fondo experience accessible to all cycling enthusiasts around the world. Now everyone is able and welcome to test Fränk Schleck’s beautiful training routes from home!
May 12th — 2021
Yokohama, Japan / May 12th, 2021 - YOKOHAMA CYCLE STYLE 2021 will host 2 virtual criterium races through its city centre on ROUVY, on May 15th and 16th. The largest bicycle event in Yokohama, the 2nd biggest city in Japan, enhances augmented racing during its actual outdoor fest as part of its special event program. The augmented route introduces the city’s sightseeing attractions with its ‘jaw-dropping’ architecture, to the global community via the virtual bike cruise.
May 7th — 2021
Lucca, Tuscany (Italy) / May 5th, 2021 – From May 10th onwards, the global cycling community will be competing virtually on beautiful, real-life routes across Italy. Those who dream about cycling in Italy are welcome to ride these routes from the best Italian races and stage tours, right from their own homes.
Apr 30th — 2021
Frankfurt, Germany / April 30, 2021 - Gesellschaft zur Förderung des Radsports mbH, the event organizer behind the UCI-licensed races of ESCHBORN-FRANKFURT and DEUTSCHLAND TOUR, organizes, the German ‘pros-only’, 2 Virtual qualifying races on ROUVY. Only German licensed professionals, over 100 men and 25 women will compete in the “Men’s BUNDESLIGA” and the “Women's BUNDESLIGA”, respectively, on May 1st.
Apr 23rd — 2021
Andorra la Vella, Andorra / April 23d, 2021 - As part of the 2021 Gran Fondo World Tour®, the Virtual World Championship will hold its 2nd Round race on April 27th, on the ROUVY racing platform. This virtual event will be live-streamed and will offer ‘series points’ that count towards the 2021 Gran Fondo Virtual World Championships®, for riders to collect and compete for the $3,000 prize money.
Apr 23rd — 2021
Tokyo, Japan / April 22, 2021 - ROUVY has signed a partnership agreement with growB Sports (Globe Sports Communications Ltd.) to boost its activities and grow the community for its MMO (Massively Multiplayer Online) sports application in Japan.
Apr 19th — 2021
Prague, Czech republic / April 14th 2021 - This year L’Etape Czech Republic can be exclusively tried in advance from the comfort of your own home. ROUVY became the official partner of the project and digitized one of the nicest sections of the route. Cyclists can ride them accompanied by Czech cycling professionals.
Apr 14th — 2021
Brasilia, Brasil / April 15, 2021 - TOUR DE BRASÍLIA defines a new sports scenario in Brazil. A series of group rides on April 17th, 19th, ending with a final race on 21st will take place on ROUVY’s augmented reality platform. Cyclists worldwide are welcome to ride in the capital of Brazil, alongside the pros, to experience the most famous Brazilian race from their own home.
Mar 31st — 2021
Brasilia, Brazil / March 31, 2021 - BRAZILIAN VIRTUAL CYCLING announces official partnership with ROUVY. The organization plans to extend the main events with their digital version and provide their best courses for the exciting augmented racing experience.
Mar 29th — 2021
March 29, 2021 - Beginning the 1st of April till the 5th, the global cycling community will be competing virtually on beautiful, real-life racecourses across 5 countries. Together with Elite, Santini and PEDALITALY, ROUVY launches the open-to-all Easter virtual race series that will visit great locations in Germany, Italy, Spain, Australia and Taiwan! The overall general classification ranking includes a new format of a multi-lap crit race, right at the very first event hosted in the German location.
Mar 24th — 2021
Prague, Czech Republic / March 24, 2021 - The Czech Cycling Federation (CCF) presents the ŠKODA eCUP 2021 Grand Finale on ROUVY. This race series ends with the official first-in-the-history Czech National Championships in virtual cycling e-sports among professional riders. The names of the first-ever e-cycling champions of the Czech Republic will be known on Thursday.
Mar 23rd — 2021
Ljubljana, Slovenia / March 23rd, 2021 - The open, Virtual Tour of Slovenia by ‘I feel Slovenia’ on ROUVY is on its final stage events. Cyclists worldwide are readying to travel and finish the race series around Slovenia virtually. The Group Ride (on March 23rd) with David Gregorič and the TT race (on March 27th) are provided to enable riders to meet online and compete with the Slovenian pros from Adria Mobil Cycling Team.
Mar 19th — 2021
Ljubljana, Slovenia / March 18th, 2021 - The open, Virtual Tour of Slovenia by ‘I feel Slovenia’ on ROUVY is now coming to its prime and fourth stage events. Cyclists worldwide are invited to travel or race around Slovenia virtually, and compete with Gašper Katrašnik from Adria Mobil Cycling Team in real time on March 20th.
Mar 9th — 2021
Ljubljana, Slovenia / March 9th, 2021 - The open, Virtual Tour of Slovenia by ‘I feel Slovenia’ on ROUVY is now going for its third stage events. Cyclists worldwide continue to travel and race around Slovenia virtually. Both formats, the Group Ride (on March 10th) and the race (on March 13th) are provided for the riders to compete with the Slovenian PROs from Team Bahrain Victorious and Adria Mobil Cycling Team.
Mar 3rd — 2021
Sölden, Austria / March 3rd, 2021 - The global cycling community is all set to race over and conquer the great and picturesque climb of Timmelsjoch on March 6th, on ROUVY. Cyclists will discover a 30km uphill course in the Ötztal Alps, popularly known in Italy as the Passo del Rombo, which connects the Ötztal valley and the Italian province of South Tyrol.
Mar 2nd — 2021
Ljubljana, Slovenia / March 2nd, 2021 - The open, Virtual Tour of Slovenia by ‘I feel Slovenia’ on ROUVY is now going for its second stage events. Cyclists worldwide will enjoy the landscapes of Slovenia from their homes. Both the Group Ride (on March 3rd) and the race format (on March 6th) are provided to compete with the Slovenian PROs from Adria Mobil Cycling Team.
Feb 24th — 2021
Ljubljana, Slovenia / February 24, 2021 - The Virtual Tour of Slovenia on ROUVY by “I feel Slovenia” starts with the first group ride event today and stage race #1 on Feb 27th. Global cycling community is welcome to join and enjoy the realistic landscapes of Slovenia and ride in either the competitive or the non-competitive format with the Slovenian pros!
Feb 23rd — 2021
Andorra la Vella, Andorra / February 23, 2021 - As part of the 2021 Gran Fondo World Tour®, the Virtual World Championship consists of 3 virtual races on the ROUVY racing platform. These new virtual events will be live-streamed on Gran Fondo Guide and will offer ‘series points’ that count towards the 2021 Gran Fondo Virtual World Championships®, for riders to collect and compete for the $3,000 prize money.
Feb 22nd — 2021
Nago, Okinawa, Japan / February 22, 2021 - The Japanese annual event of "Tour de Okinawa" has partnered with ROUVY to release 3 of its Tour routes for immersive, augmented virtual cycling experience. To highlight the occasion, a 1-month Challenge has been announced for cyclists worldwide to try out and enjoy the Okinawa island routes along the Pacific coastline. And the Challenge also provides a chance to win the original branded merchandise. The ROUVY app provides not just great workouts for athletes but also the unique opportunity for them to visit exotic cycling locations online which otherwise they might not ever visit in their real lives.