Can you do TrainerRoad workouts on Zwift?

Can you do TrainerRoad workouts on Zwift?

More on that in this post. Once that’s set, go ahead and pick your world/route in Zwift that you want to ride, and tap ‘Ride’ when ready. Now, at this point simply start the TrainerRoad workout, and you’re off, easy! Zwift will automatically start recording as you pedal and TrainerRoad will be controlling your trainer.

Should I use ERG mode for Zwift workouts?

Erg Mode is the default option for Workout Mode in Zwift, so if you’ve never actually paid attention to whether or not Erg Mode was on or not, you may have been using it this whole time without ever knowing. For most typical workouts – things like SST or The MCarthy Special, Erg Mode works just fine.

Is riding on Zwift harder than outdoor?

Riding on Zwift can feel more difficult for 3 reasons mainly: the human body becomes less efficient at cooling itself, your motivation dwindles due to not having the wind in your hair and the road moving underneath you, and overcoming the resistance of a trainer is very different compared to overcoming the resistance …

How long are TrainerRoad workouts?

Base plans are typically 2x 60min workouts during the week, and then 1 90min workout on the weekend. Build plans you start to see some 75min workouts during the week and also 90min on the weekend.

Should I use ERG mode or not?

First, using ERG mode is helpful for people who struggle to pace their efforts and regulate their power. There’s often a temptation to go harder than planned over the first few intervals, which might mean you can’t complete the last few. ERG mode prevents this by fixing the power in the correct range.

Do you shift in ERG mode?

ERG Mode (Resistance Control Mode) There’s no need to shift in this mode as the resistance will change automatically, and we recommend keeping a steady and easy-to-hold cadence throughout the entire ride (unless workout instructions tell you otherwise or you need to “ramp up” your pedaling for a tough interval).

Should I Zwift every day?

If your riding schedule includes racing on Zwift, consider racing no more than three times per week, with recovery rides, days off, and lighter training in between. And even if your training load is more steady (with few “race day efforts”) taking a day or two for recovery per week is smart.

Why are Zwift races so hard?

It’s harder than real racing The first thing you notice when the flag drops, is Zwift racing is so much harder than your run of the mill bike race. Racers have the chance to rev their engines on the start line, meaning they can be pushing 500 watts as soon as the race starts.

Can I watch Netflix while on Zwift?

All you need to do is start a video and pinch on the screen to bring up all the open windows. Now you can switch to Zwift or TrainerRoad or any other app and Netflix window should float.