- If you know that indoor cycle training is for you then the next step is Zwifting to relieve your boredom and get a better training experience. So what do you need to get into Zwift? You can connect to Zwift relatively cheaply or you can go for a fully immersive experience… The more money you spend the better the experience, the choice is yours! Continue reading “Start your pain cave. What do you need to get into Zwift?”
Is a smart trainer really better than a dumb trainer? I look at the difference of smart trainer vs dumb trainer and which is best for the Zwift. Does a smart trainer give you a better experience when you can do it yourself on a dumb trainer? Continue reading “Smart trainer vs dumb trainer Do I need a smart trainer?”
This indoor cycling training is working… I’m fitter, I’m finding it easier and I’m losing weight, but “Oh my, is it boring!” there must be a better way to train… Some people do this for hours on end… How do they do it? There must be a cycle app for this.
And there is… In fact there are loads of them but the most popular and interactive leader is the Zwift. I show you how to connect your non-smart trainer to Zwift. Continue reading “Make it smart How to connect your non-smart trainer to Zwift”
Do you need a smart trainer? A smart cycle trainer is the next evolution in cycle training… Do you want one? I find out what is a smart indoor cycle trainer and how they can benefit you. Are they a good investment for your fitness and cycle training? Continue reading “What is a smart indoor cycle trainer? should you get one?”
I need my laptop in front of me while I train… I’ve tried the DIY route of making a platform cable tied to the handlebar (fail). Now it’s time to find a good stable laptop stand for cycle trainer.
How annoying! If you have tried to train while using a laptop for entertainment to while away the time, but having it just out of reach so you have to stop pedaling every time you need to click on the next thing… Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaagh! Frustrating or what?
Time to get everything you need within reach… And there are solutions out there. Continue reading “Get Closer Best Laptop Stand for Cycle Trainer.”
A good workout will make you sweat but this could ruin your bike! There is a cheap and easy solution to protect your bike from sweat damage and that’s by the fitting of a sweat net. I give you a roundup of the best cycle thong and let you know what to look for and avoid and alternatives. Continue reading “Best Cycle thong. Do you even need a sweat net?”
Yes you can save time with an interchangeable wheel and they are a great idea but they do come with their own problems and pitfalls. Check out below what these problems are and if you even need a spare wheel for indoor turbo trainer. Continue reading “Do I need a spare wheel for indoor turbo trainer? Save time?”
The sun is shining the roads are dry but your bike is still in the damn turbo trainer. No time to change the tires… and you’re off. Literally! You are a stain on the road and your bike is under a car! NO you can’t use a turbo trainer tyre on the road. Continue reading “Can I use a turbo trainer tyre on the road? Get out quicker”
Will a turbo trainer get me fit?
I was talking to my friend about this site and he surprised me by asking “Will a turbo trainer get me fit?” The answer is a resounding “Yes”
Other questions he asked that I answer below were:
- What’s the best turbo trainer for me?
- How often do I have to train?
- Is there a right or wrong way to train?
- What do I need to train with a Turbo trainer?
- I also told him of ways to stay focused and motivated.
I have also added helpful videos below Continue reading “Will a Turbo Trainer Get Me Fit And Help Lose Weight”
If you are looking for the best stationary bike stand for under £100 that you can use for easy exercise in the comfort of your own home, then you can’t go wrong with Amazons best seller the BDBikes Bike Magnetic Turbo Trainer, I’ll tell you why below. Continue reading “The best stationary bike stand of 2016 for under £100”