Giulio Ciccone completes Everest Challenge on Zwift

Giulio Ciccone rides on Zwif as he completes the Everest Challenge
Giulio Ciccone rides on Zwift as he completes the Everest Challenge (Image credit: Twitter)

Giulio Ciccone is the latest professional rider to complete an extreme ride on a home trainer during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, riding for over 11 hours to complete an Everest Challenge on the Zwift platform.

The Trek-Segafredo rider won the king of the mountains jersey at the 2019 Giro d'Italia and wore the yellow jersey for two days at the Tour de France but admitted he had never felt so tired after a day in the saddle.

Thank you for reading 5 articles in the past 30 days*

Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read any 5 articles for free in each 30-day period, this automatically resets

After your trial you will be billed £4.99 $7.99 €5.99 per month, cancel anytime. Or sign up for one year for just £49 $79 €59

Join now for unlimited access

Try your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1