ANT is an ultra-low power (ULP) wireless protocol for sending information wirelessly from one device to another, so that your phone, bike computer, heart rate monitor, power meter and other training devices can talk to each other and allow technology to make your cycling (and life) better than ever. But how does it work?
The ErgVideo team not only builds great software, but they travel to famous cycling destinations with a whole team to create their unique content. Here they share the story of their trip to some of cycling’s monumental climbs in the French Alps. It resulted in some of their best-ever ErgVideo editions.
ErgVideo has seen a bonanza of upgrades for 2015, including the new ErgVideo 4.0 software, Wahoo Kickr and Snap trainers compatibility, and new 1080p HD videos featuring famous climbs and cycling legend Scott Moninger.
Since 2007, the ErgVideo system of training with the CompuTrainer has been a staple of interactive indoor cycling training. The latest advance has been partnering with Peaks Coaching Group to develop the Hunter Allen Power Training ErgVideo series. We take the system for a virtual spin.
PEZ-Fans know ERGVideo as one of the premiere training video series, and the originators of power-based training videos using real rides & loads that scale to the user's own level. Just released for this season is their collaboration with training guru Hunter Allen, shot on the fine training roads around the Peaks Coaching Group' headquarters in Virginia.
Join Hunter Allen, Tim Cusick, Paul Smeulders, and Chuck Wurster for an awesome webinar on the benefits of CompuTrainer and ErgVideo for indoor training along with the all new set of Hunter Allen ErgVideo Training videos and plans.
Since 2007, the ErgVideo system of training with the CompuTrainer has been a staple of interactive indoor training. The latest advance has been partnering with Peaks Coaching Group to develop the Hunter Allen Power Training ErgVideo series. We take the system for a virtual spin.
Part 2: In 2010, the ErgVideo crew launched their most ambitious mission yet to the French Pyrйnйes to ride, film, and ultimately produce their next batch of training films. We recently showed you Part 1, and the adventures continue here as they cover Pla d’Adet, the Peyresourde, Hautacam, Luz Ardiden, Col du Solour and the Col D’Aubisque.
Part 1: Since we released ErgVideo in 2007, PEZ has followed our progress and updated readers with reviews of software and new ErgVideo editions. In 2010, we launched our most ambitious mission to the French Pyrйnйes. Here’s a few of the hilights as the boys climbed, descended, and shot the scenes for their latest series from the Pyrenees.
When was the last time you suffered the agony of getting dropped and watching all your training buddies ride away into the sunset while you were on your stationary trainer? The ErgVideo concept of honest-to-goodness indoor RACING has expanded to be better than ever over the past couple of years, and we hop on board as ErgVideo 3.0 software, along with new High-Definition videos are released.
In our last article on filming the “Spring Training In Mallorca” video, we spent some good times traveling the roads of Mallorca - thankfully, there's still much to be explored, so come along with Ergvideo to get a second helping of some of the best riding you'll find anywhere in Europe.
In our last article on filming the “Roads of the Tour”, we featured the Pyrenees and Mt. Ventoux. But Europe is full of other breathtaking cycling destinations, even if they aren’t visited by Grand Tours. One of those places is Mallorca, which occasionally features in the Vuelta a Espaсa, and is the focus of another of our training videos.
This summer, ErgVideo travelled to France to film several new rides. Part 1 was a taste of cycling legendary Tour climbs and routes, while today’s conclusion features classic tales that fill in the background of making ERG’s ever expanding library of training videos.
We've followed ErgVideo since their launch back in '07, and have been impressed with their ever improving 'real world' indoor training videos. This summer, they travelled to France to film several new rides for their upcoming training videos, and sent us this behind the scenes account of the shoot.
One critical component of customizing fitness and training is having a solid gauge of fitness and its progress over a season and year-to-year. Outside of laboratory-based tests, a standardized field test is the best way to go. We put ErgVideo’s Threshold Test video system, along with our Toolbox Editor, to the test.
When was the last time you suffered the agony of getting dropped and watching your training buddies ride away into the sunset while you were on your stationary trainer? The ErgVideo concept of honest-to-goodness indoor RACING has expanded to be better than ever over the past couple of years, and we hop on board for a test of their latest ErgVideo 2.0 release and new rides in their expanding library.
Once again those familiar sounds of disbelief and “NO WAY!” were the first things I heard upon informing Robert Markt that he’d just won a CompuTrainer from the fitness-gurus at RacerMate. For those of you not glued to the Weather Channel, it’s been raining in New York, so the timing of this win could not be better!