World Champion Remco Evenepoel trains with followers on BKOOL

December 2, 2022

On Monday from 6 p.m. you have a date with the world champion in the BKOOL.

/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Virtual Cycling is back to show us how new technologies can bring professional cyclists and their fans together.

On Monday, December 5th, The virtual cycling platform BKOOL will allow hundreds of amateur cyclists to train with Remco Evenepoeljust a few months after lifting the world men’s road racing champion in Australia.

The Belgian cyclist will interact with fines during the event via his Instagram profile, where he will answer their questions and show them the details of the route. The goal is to create a total connection between the World Champion and his fans, who will not only be able to cycle next to him, but will also have the opportunity to talk to him live.

Evenepoel will be racing in BKOOL on his Specialized Tarmac SL7 in 3D

Every detail has been taken care of for this experience to make it as realistic as possible for all cycling lovers. So much so that the virtual bike platform opened a new virtual store this week to stock up on models of real, digitized bikes for training sessions and virtual group rides. Models available in the shop include the official bike of the Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl team, the Specialized Tarmac SL7used by Evenepoel.

Both Remco and the other fans participating in the group ride can ride their outfitted virtual model bikes, including Roval wheels, and they can also use the official Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl team kit to use their virtual avatars in BKOOL.

To top off the experience, during the warm-up, participants can watch an exclusive interview where Evenepoel shares some secrets about his career as a cyclist.

In the words of Ángel Luis Fernández, Marketing Director of BKOOL:

“Having the best cyclist in the world ride at BKOOL is not only an honor but also a huge responsibility and we have taken great care of the details to ensure the experience for Remco and our users is the best possible.

At BKOOL we have the best routes, the best virtual bike systems and now real bikes to make the experience complete. We make all this available to professional and amateur cyclists and are delighted that BKOOL is the platform to bring them together.”

This was complemented by Evenepoel, who said: “I’m really looking forward to joining my fans on the virtual street on Monday. I train a lot of my scooters and being able to ride with my fans who have shown me so much love and support will be a lot of fun. BKOOL really took care of the details by providing my virtual gear and bike and I hope everyone looks forward to riding as much as I do.”

On Monday from 6 p.m. you have a date with the world champion in the BKOOL.

The appointment will take place on Monday 5 December at 18:00 (CET) and participation is open completely free thanks to the 30-day free trial available at www.bkool.com. All you need to participate is a smart trainer or smart bike and a BKOOL user account.

The stage selected for the virtual group ride is the Verona time trial from the last edition of the Giro d’Italia, available in BKOOL as it is the official platform for the Giro d’Italia and offers the possibility to access the actual stages driving the Giro 2022 at home. This gives the world champion another point of contact with the Corsa Rosa, just hours after confirming his participation in the next edition of the Giro d’Italia.

About BKOOL

BKOOL is a technology company that develops interactive and innovative solutions for sports and video games. In the cycling sector, BKOOL has developed the most advanced and realistic simulator on the market. In addition, the company has entered the world of home fitness with BKOOL Fitness, an app for smartphones to be able to conduct courses with fitness trainers from home. Their virtual products are currently marketed in over 50 countries.

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