Tour of Flanders / Ronde van Vlaanderen (RvV) Challenge


(Duke Togo) #1

In case you can’t get to Belgium this weekend…

Tour of Flanders / Ronde van Vlaanderen

Ride the Tour of Flanders Challenge this Saturday…

Watch the race on Sunday!

 

Ride Identifier : [RvV]

Date : Saturday, April 1, 2017

Time :  whenever you wake up!

or start with the real Sportive riders:

08:00 in Antwerp, Belgium  (UTC+2  /  CEST)

Countdown clock:

http://www.sport.be/werideflanders/2017/en/?v=15102014

Location : Watopia (scheduled course)

Distance : 260km

Elevation : 2450m

Route : if following the route plan below, recommend setting “Volcano Flat”

Need to be able to manually change your route direction during the event…

e.g. keyboard, Zwift Mobile Link app, or the iOS app(?)

 

| Ronde
Distance | Ronde
Profile | Zwift
Path | Zwift
Route | Zwift Laps | Zwift Dist | Cumulative Dist. | Zwift Elevation
|
| 0 – 65 | flat | Volcano Flat | A-B-D-E-C-G-H-K-I-J | 5 | 61.5 | 61.5 | 230 |
| 65 – 95 | hilly | _ Hilly _ | A-B-C-G-J | 4 | 36.4 | 97.9 | 400 |
| 95 – 115 | flat | Volcano Flat | A-B-D-E-C-G-H-K-I-J | 2 | 24.6 | 122.5 | 92 |
| 115 – 125 | hilly | _ “Mountain-no-tower” _ | A-B-D-F-E-C-G-J | 1 | 26.7 | 149.2 | 518 |
| 125 – 200 | hilly | _ “Hilly Volcano KOM” _ | A-B-C-G-H-K-L-K-I-J | 6 | 104.4 | 253.6 | 1200 |
| 250 – 260 | flat | Volcano Flat (partial*) | A-B-D-E-C-G | 1 | 7 | 260.6 | 13 |
| TOTAL |   |   |   |   | 260.6 |   | 2453 |

 

(*) Course finishes at the gate after the Italian village, on the way to the Volcano.

Above is an attempt to create a route of the same distance, elevation(?) and rough profile as the 2017 RvV race.  The “Zwift Route” column uses the “A,B,C…” references from http://zwiftblog.com/map/

References

 

2017 Tour of Flanders (men’s race)

Tried to model the profile of the route above on the actual race vs the sportive…

  • distance/elevation:  260 km / estimated 2400-2500 m?

 

2017 We Ride Flanders challenge (“sportive”)

distance/elevation: 4 options:

  • 237km / 2160m
  • 200km / 1823m
  • 141km / 1627m
  • 74km / 919m

http://www.sport.be/werideflanders/2017/en/parcours/map/#1

 

Zwift Course Schedule:

https://community.zwift.com/#course-schedule

Friday and Saturday,  the course will be Watopia

On Sunday April 2nd, it will be … London  :(

NB.  “course changeover happens at 21:00 Los Angeles time (PDT) or UTC-8 hrs”

 

 

 

 

 


(T Smythe) #2

Nice work, shame you didn’t send it in to Zwift to have it set as an event.