The Women's Woodstock Virtual Grand Prix will be contested on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 11am using the RGT virtual cycling platform. This application allows riders of all abilities to experience the road race portion of the 3 Days of Ulster Cycling event in the comfort of their own home. 4 categories of racing will be offered to allow both novice and experienced users of the RGT platform and virtual cycling in general to compete with their peers and contest the 36 mile course based out of Woodstock, NY. This virtual event is both competitive and fun, which will be a draw to all virtual riders to join in.
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The race will offer 4 different race categories based on power/weight ratios, or prior results and experience using RGT or other virtual cycling platforms.
Categories will be self-selected based on their ratios; riders are expected to know these statistics and to place themselves in the proper category.
The course for this event is the 36 mile loop used for the Woodstock Road Race. Check the link here for details on the course.
To register for this event, please check out BikeReg.com. The registration fee for the event is $5. Registration will close on Thursday, March 18th.
RGT Cycling is a virtual reality cycling simulator that is available for PC, Mac and Apple TV. It is used in conjunction with iOS and Android Apps and supported training hardware. Users from around the world are able to Go Beyond and connect, ride, race and train together in a virtual reality that recreates the captivating culture of real-world cycling. There is no cost to compete on RGT in an event, which allows all riders from around the world to take on courses that have been downloaded into RGT.
The WWVGP is proud to be working with Echelon Racing Promotions to broadcast the event live to streaming audiences on Facebook Live, YouTube, and EnduranceSports.tv. Catch the action worldwide as racers from all over the planet contest this event.