Triathlon NZ goes online

Triathlon NZ has gone online to race during COVID-19.

The sporting organisation is hosting a six-week virtual bike race series for members.

The TRI NZ Zwift Saturday Race League will use an app called Zwift. This connects people’s at-home bike trainers or stationary bikes through a device, such as a laptop or a tablet.

In the first race, held on Saturday, Kiwi triathlete Hayden Wild was the winner of the main race which also included athletes from Australia.

The device shows a video game-like animated race, where you can see each participant race with.

All races will be live-streamed on the Tri NZ Facebook page.

Participants will compete in different grades, with their best four times counting towards their overall ranking.

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1 month ago

that looks fun if you like sports



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