Friday Roundup: Strava mobile goes 3D, 50 years of Ritchey, Battaglin virtual reveal & more!

Strava trip planning goes 3D maps on mobile – Get able to preview the world in 3D out of your smartphone, as Strava provides a extra interactive look to their mobile app route planner. Adding a three-dimensional visualization layer on prime of topographic and aerial photograph layers imply you may get a greater sense of how a lot climbing that subsequent trip will take.

Strava ride planning goes 3D maps on mobile

Toggle the 3D layer on when previewing route suggestions, when in search of your personal distinctive rides, and even getting a greater sense of the place you might be mid-ride.

Strava thinks it’s going to even assist cyclists get a greater perspective of how Points Of Interest fall inside an total deliberate trip’s context – like that subsequent water refilling level that’s on the opposite facet of a mountain move…

All you should see in 3D is essentially the most up-to-date model of the Strava app, then faucet the 2D/3D button to shift your perspective, then pinch & zoom to discover.

Where to Ride & Race

Mt. Washington Hill climb

  • Mt. Washington: Register for the world’s hardest bicycle hill climb subsequent week -Registration begins March 1 for the Mount Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb, set to return on August twentieth, 2022. This 7.6 mile one-way uphill trip has been difficult cyclists ages 8-80 for the previous 48 years  – many of whom have returned 12 months after 12 months – with the northeast’s tallest iconic Mt. Washington setting fairly the epic stage. Secure your spot at: & extra particulars at:

Gear & Deals

  • Battaglin launch goes virtual with unique entry Digital Debut 2022 – Since well being & journey restrictions stopped customized Italian metal bike builder Officina Battaglin from internet hosting a private in-person open-house, they went digital. Open to solely 500 cyclists, the virtual 2022 Collection Digital Debut will showcase their new customized bikes, from inside an architectural gem of a Palladian villa simply up the highway from their Marostica workshop. Of the brand new bikes, solely 110 construct slots stay for 2022 after pre-orders, so sign up for the debut here, if you’re itching for a brand new customized Italian bike this 12 months.

50 Years of Ritchey with an Outback Sunset

  • Celebrate 50 Years of Ritchey with an Outback Sunset – This 12 months marks the fiftieth anniversary of when a teenage Tom Ritchey first began repairing tubular tires and damaged bicycle frames in his mother and father’ storage. Ritchey Logic are telling the half-century story now, and shall be commemorating the milestone with month-to-month particular version mech, beginning with a fiftieth Long-sleeve T-shirt. Follow alongside for extra distinctive package, or simply construct up your personal Outback metal gravel bike in Sunset Fade – again in inventory and prepared for adventures.

Campagnolo Cycling Backpack

  • All-new from Campagnolo, a backpack?! – It’s been since Ekar that we’ve seen a brand new Campagnolo groupset. But it seems to be just like the Italians are increasing their gentle items, with a tech-heavy 160€ waterproof Campy Backpack. Combining the light-weight match & safety of a hydration pack with an 18L roll-top bag, the Campagnolo Cycling Backpack is supposed for metropolis commuter using, possibly a bit of graveling, or simply bringing your gear to the workplace for an after-work trip.

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