Letshego Zulu
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3 minute read
1 Feb 2021
10:28 am

New cycling app got me addicted to indoor cycling

Letshego Zulu

A friend told me about an app called Zwift and how one can ride at home with the virtual company of cyclists around the world.

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Covid_19 has changed the way many of us train. We have had to embrace a variety of different ways of training to adhere to social distancing. I’m a keen cyclist, both road and mountain biking, but in the current extended Level 3 lockdown, we are not allowed to train in big groups as we used to. So, at the end of last year I purchased a smart indoor trainer so I could continue cycling indoors. Little did I know I would get addicted. At the start of lockdown in March last year, I set up my road bike on my...