Zwift Academy returns online search for pro cyclist for third year

Zwift Academy returns online search for pro cyclist for third year

Joe Robinson 2 Jul 2018 One female and one male cyclist will have the unique opportunity to earn professional contracts via the virtual game For a third consecutive year Zwift has launched the Zwift Academy, the mass participation training and talent spotting programme that will hand two professional contracts to the winners, one for the Women's WorldTour team Canyon-SRAM and the other for the U23 men's Dimension Data team. Groups of male and female riders will take to the virtual training world to complete various training programmes and races in the fight to secure the two professional contracts up for grabs. This year, riders will compete over a serious of 'four unlocks' in an attempt to graduate from the academy. Unlocks will be granted after completing sections of the competition with the chance of also winning in-game and real life prizes. To be considered, all riders will need to complete ...

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