You may have been on the edge of your seat watching last month’s kick-off race in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was a phenomenal competition between 10 talented cyclists, some Zwift heroes and some up and comers, and now is your chance to take part in the excitement and participate head to head LIVE in London, England.
On Thursday, May 18th, interested Zwifters are invited to compete in the XRS Thursday Night Race to for a spot in the CRV World Cup London event. To sweeten the deal even further, Cycligent will pay for your flight and hotel. A FREE trip to London, to compete against top competitors in venue with a crowd cheering you on and streamed LIVE to viewers!
Racers in the CVR World Cup are selected because they are well-matched, seriously tough competitors that sweat like crazy trying to break away for a win. So, now the tables have turned and YOU have a chance to earn a spot to compete in the UK vs. The World event in London on June 6th, 2017.
You need to be eligible (have a valid passport if traveling from outside of the UK) and must register here: http://cvrworldcup.com/enter/. Our Admin staff will email you to confirm that your entry has been accepted prior to the Thursday Night Race.
Once you have the win in the XRS Thursday Night Race, this is who you’ll be running up against. First, it is a UK versus The World event, where there will be 5 UK women and men going against 5 women and men from countries around the world. Expect the best you’ve seen from Zwift racing and CVR rankings to compete, we are sure you’re up for the experience!
Cycligent Virtual Rankings is a site that calculates the racing statistics for people who participate in virtual cycling races on Zwift.com. Cycligent Virtual Rankings lets us see quickly which racers are competing, improving and challenging one another to increase their performance. CVR ensures that racing regulations are adhered to. All measurement and transmission equipment is calibrated and certified by CVR officials. Competitors are weighed and measured, assuring a fair and accurate competition.
Our first reveal competitor is Tim Cartwright, currently ranked #1 in lifetime standings on CVR. Tim is a Newbury based UK competitor who uses Zwift as a training tool. Tim quickly got addicted to competing on Zwift and was invited to join a racing Team. The Zwift racing experience has gotten him stronger than ever and he is excited to bring his game to his real-life team, the Newbury Road Club.
On the ladies’ side, we are proud to announce Rachael Elliott, a talented and decorated competitor (and successful violinist), also UK based, who has notably won the Zwift Ladies’ World Championship in 2016. Most recently, Rachael produced an incredibly fast performance at the Hampshire RC last week. After resolving some health issues and training constraints, Rachael has made a full comeback and is ready to compete with you. Are you ready!?
The “Official” Rider Reveal with some serious talent is only days away… Do you dare try? We invite you compete wholeheartedly. Competitors MUST REGISTER on our site 24 hours before the race starts on Thursday, May 18th, 2017 here: http://cvrworldcup.com/enter/. Then, show up with your game face on for the throw down and follow the XRS rules for the race. Can’t wait to see you there!
This isn’t your only chance to compete and win a trip! CVR has more planned so stay tuned to join us in France, Vegas, Tokyo and more exciting locations!