Riders Around the World Invited to Ride Like King on Zwift!
The 10thAnnual Ride Like King event is just around the corner! From May 4-6, riders around the world are invited to celebrate the joy of cycling with group rides, fantastic prize giveaways and a unique opportunity to ride with Giant founder King Liu on Zwift.
Every year Giant and its sister brand Liv honor King with a celebration centered around a passion for cycling. Festivities for this year’s event include group rides, online photo contests, prizes including special Ride Like King jerseys, and a grand prize giveaway of a premium Giant or Liv road bike. And new this year for the 10thanniversary is a Ride Like King indoor cycling experience with Zwift, where participants worldwide will be able to ride with the founder of Giant.
The main event on Zwift takes place May 4, at 8:15 pm Taipei time and will be live-streamed worldwide. This 30-minute event will be structured as a “group workout” so all riders stay together. Participants can access a Giant Propel Advanced SL Disc 0 or Liv Langma Advanced SL 0, along with the Ride Like King kit, during the ride. They also have the opportunity to win some great prizes from Giant and Liv, including the grand prize of a Giant Propel Advanced SL Disc 0 or Liv Langma Advanced SL 0, along with a certificate signed by King. Ten riders will also be selected to win a limited-edition Ride Like King jersey signed by King.
Participants are invited to learn more and register at the following links:
Ride Like King Zwift Event Series: https://zwift.com/events/series/ride-like-king
Ride Like King Main Event with King Liu: https://zwift.com/events/view/57300
In addition to the main event from Taiwan, four other Zwift rides will be hosted in various regions across the world. These include:
- Friday, May 4 @ 5 pm PDT // (hosted by Giant and Liv USA/Canada)
- Saturday, May 5 @ 12 pm (noon) CEST // (hosted by Giant Germany)
- Saturday, May 5 @ 1:30 pm CEST // (hosted by Liv Germany)
- Sunday, May 6 @ 7 pm AEST // (Hosted by Giant and Liv Australia)
One lucky Zwifter at each of the regional events will win a limited-edition Ride Like King jersey.
Zwift is a popular online cycling game and training program that enables users all around the world to ride, train and compete in a virtual world. To learn more about using Zwift, and get yourself ready to join in on the Ride Like King fun, check out these links:
In addition to the Zwift ride, there are lots of other Ride Like King events happening around the world.
To learn about this year’s Ride Like King events in your area, or to organize your own ride, go to the Ride Like King event page on Facebook.
See you out there on the roads, paths and trails—and online at Zwift!
Friday, April 27, 2018