Calling all climbers! Zwift is partnering with world-renowned helmet brand, Kask, for a two-week climbing mission June 16-30.
Fire up the trainer and get ready to charge uphill. Your efforts will unlock new gear from Zwift and the chance to win a sweet IRL prize.
Your mission: climb 2,500 m // 8,202 ft on Zwift. Once complete, you’ll unlock the in-game Kask Protone Icon helmet for your avatar. Bonus: you’ll be entered into a giveaway to win the same helmet to wear on your home roads!
We’re sure you have several questions about Kask Protone Icon Mission and what it is. Check out this FAQ for some of our frequently asked questions:
Q: What is the Kask Protone Icon Mission?
A: The Kask Protone Icon Mission challenges athletes to complete 2,500 m / 8,202 ft of cumulative elevation between June 16-30 to unlock the exclusive in-game Kask Protone Icon helmet as well as a chance to win a Kask Protone Icon helmet IRL.
Q: How do I register for the Kask Protone Icon Mission?
A: Entering the Kask Mission is easy. Log in to Zwift and pair your devices. Once you’re at the Home screen, click on the Mission window in the top-left corner to sign up.
Q: How do I complete the Kask Protone Icon Mission?
A: The Kask Protone Icon Mission begins June 16 at 08:01 AM PT and ends June 30 at 11:59 PM PT. All riding events on Zwift count, so get ready to unleash your inner mountain goat and start climbing! The goal? Ascend 2,500 meters (8,202 feet) in fifteen days! Complete the Mission before the deadline for a chance to win big and unlock vintage swag for your avatar. Looking for something social? Join one of the group rides led by a Kask ambassador here.
Q: When does the Kask Protone Icon Mission start and finish?
A: The mission begins at 8:01 AM PT on June 16 and ends on June 30 at 11:59 PM PT. Please make sure you account for these start and end times in your local time zone when planning your riding.
Q: What do I get for completing the Kask Protone Icon Mission?
A: Once you complete the mission, you will unlock the exclusive in-game Kask Protone helmet for your avatar as well as the chance to win one IRL!
Q: How do I enter to win the IRL Kask Protone Icon helmet?
A: Once you’ve completed the mission, you’ll be automatically entered into the drawing. We will contact the winner via email and once confirmed, the winners will be announced here: Zwift
Q: How do I opt-in to make sure I don’t miss any emails?
A: Simply update your email preferences. Check out this article for steps.
Q: Are there Kask Protone Icon rides I can do in Zwift?
A: Yes! These rides will be led by Kask ambassadors. These events are optional and not required to complete the mission. Link to events: The at Home Cycling & Running Virtual Training App
Q: I’m not seeing an earned unlock for the Kask Protone Icon Mission. Where is my unlock?
A: First, make sure you’re registered for the Kask Protone Icon Mission. Once the mission is complete, you’ll see an in-game banner to mark the milestone. Next time you log into Zwift, the exclusive Kask Protone Icon helmet will be waiting in your Garage. If you registered for the mission, completed the challenge, but can’t find your unlock, please reach out to us.
Q: What should I do to prepare?
A: Check out our Support Hub for everything you need to get ready. For basic info on getting started, check out this article. If you’re looking for more helpful tips on getting ready for event day, check out this article.
Q: How can I withdraw from the Kask Protone Icon Mission?
A: You can withdraw by clicking the link below. You can also rejoin the fun at any time!
Withdraw from Kask Protone Icon Mission