#REDJanuary Week 1 In Review

We’re a week into 2019 already. With how fast that seems to have flown there is no wonder 2018 seemed to go by with a blur. But 1 week in means 7 days of riding my bike so far and I’ve got to say, I’m enjoying it at the moment.

In the last week, I’ve recorded 74.7 miles on the bike. All my rides in 2018 totaled 196.6 miles, so I’ve already ridden 37.99% of my 2018 total in 2019. For someone like me, fairly fresh to the idea of frequent exercise and being the size I am, that’s fairly impressive. I’m impressed anyway and that’s all that matters.

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FTP Test To End The Trial

Since purchasing the Tacx Flow Smart Trainer, I’ve used Zwift for a few rides through a trial period (technically two trial periods).  Using Zwift on the PC, I was given an unlimited milage trial for 7 days.  After the initial 7 days, I was then given 25km to use before the 1st December.

Within the first 7 days, I completed 3 free rides totaling 21.41 miles.  This is just warm up mileage for a lot of people, but for me, it’s somewhat of an introduction to indoor training, which is very different from the world of riding outside.

Hey look, Dolphins!
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