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Taking the Volcano Climb Around Watopia in Zwift
Taking the Volcano Climb Around Watopia in Zwift

The Volcano Climb in Watopia is one of Zwift's varied routes to ride. The ride starts in the sands along the Ocean then winding its way up through the forest and the Italian Villas. A turn right takes the rider to the fiery volcano. A very pleasant ride all the way...

Greater London Flat – Zwift Route Through Streets of London
Greater London Flat – Zwift Route Through Streets of London

The Greater London Flat is a mostly flat route through the streets of London as the name implies. It covers most of the Classique route. I had already completed that route for the badge earlier on since it was so short. Low hanging fruit and all, of course. This route...

Zwift Harrogate Circuit from 2019 UCI Worlds is Fast and Fun
Zwift Harrogate Circuit from 2019 UCI Worlds is Fast and Fun

Harrogate Circuit Rode the Yorkshire Harrogate 2019 UCI World's Circuit. I'm all about getting the badges at this point in my Zwift riding career. The Yorkshire world was on the docket so getting a chance to ride this World's course seemed pretty enticing. Plus the...

Innsbrucking Route in Zwift – Short, Pretty and Sweet
Innsbrucking Route in Zwift – Short, Pretty and Sweet

Innsbrucking was a quick badge to grab in Zwift. There are days that I don't have a ton of time to ride but still would like to grab a few miles and calories. I have signed up for two challenges; 10,000 calories for the month and Ride California. The calorie challenge...

Zwift Unemployed Achievement – A Lap for 14 Days
Zwift Unemployed Achievement – A Lap for 14 Days

A couple of the first achievement badges that are seen on the Zwift achievement screen areĀ  Habitual, Addicted and Unemployed. I didn't know much about Zwift starting out but after trying out the free trial and getting the 3-day Habitual badge I figured I could keep...

The Highline Badge – Tricky Zwift New York Route
The Highline Badge – Tricky Zwift New York Route

"Why have I not gotten an achievement after riding The Highland in Zwift's New York World?" I haven't been on Zwift long enough to understand a lot of the rules for achieving badges in the game. Still in Level 8 I decided to tackle The Highland which is in the New...

Cycling Groupo Upgrade From Ultegra 6600 to 105 R7000
Cycling Groupo Upgrade From Ultegra 6600 to 105 R7000

Shimano 105 R7000 is now installed on my Trek 5500. I upgraded the groupo components from Ultegra 6600 to the latest 105 groupo. The upgrade in the operation of the bike is incredible. Paired with a late fall 2018 wheel upgrade, the old steed now rides like a new...