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OLYMPIC
VIRTUAL SERIES

The International Olympic Committee
(IOC), in cooperation with the Union
Cycliste Internationale (UCI), are coming
together to bring you the first-ever cycling
event for virtual sports—the Olympic
Virtual Series.

Olympic Virtual Series ON ZWIFT

Jam-packed with exciting events, this series will serve up a full month of action June 1–27. Olympian-hosted podcasts and Olympian-inspired workouts with surprise guests, all leading to 24-hour group rides as well as a broadcasted chase-style event with Olympians!

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  • Group Podcast Rides
  • Group Workouts
  • Races
  • Olympic Day

Group Rides & Workouts

June 1 – 27

Dive into a month of fun with both social group rides and heart-pounding group workouts, inspired by eight top-notch Olympians and their racing specialties.

Group Rides & Workouts

The Chase is On

June 1 – 27

In this series of open challenges, you’ll choose between four categories in a handicap-style race—Group D takes off first, followed by C, then B, then A. The task at hand? Try to stay ahead of the category behind you while trying to catch the category in front of you! This all culminates in a broadcast celebrity chase-style event on June 18.

The Chase is On

PRO-LEVEL UNLOCKS

Finish just one ride in this series to unlock the slick Olympic Virtual Series-inspired kit in addition to the official bicycle of the Olympics, the Bridgestone Anchor RS9s—a high-end Japanese speed machine that keeps performance tight.

PRO-LEVEL UNLOCKS

WELCOME TO
OLYMPIC DAY

Say hello to Zwift’s newest map, Yumezi,
part of the new Makuri Islands world. On
June 23, we’ll take to these roads with 24
mass participation group rides every hour
with 24 Olympians—one for each event!

OLYMPIC VIRTUAL SERIES ORGANIZATION

Follow these links to learn more about the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI).

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Frequently
Asked Questions

Zwift and the UCI are collaborating to deliver all cycling events of the Olympic Virtual Series. There are no running events this time around.

Finish one ride in this series to unlock the 2021 Olympic Virtual Series-inspired kit in addition to the official bicycle of the Olympics, the Bridgestone Anchor RS9s—a high-end Japanese speed machine that keeps performance tight.

The celebrity chase is an exciting broadcast event on June 18! Come watch as Olympians get seeded and take off at certain intervals across our roads with the goal of finishing the event before being chased down by whoever’s behind them.