Riders put in mammoth virtual rides during coronavirus lockdown

Robert Gesink turbo trainer Andorra Jumbo-Visma coronavirus isolation
Robert Gesink riding his turbo trainer in Andorra last week (Image credit: Robert Gesink / Instagram.com)

With riders around Europe on lockdown due to the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak, most of them ­– if not all – have been logging big miles on their turbo trainers.

Jumbo-Visma's Robert Gesink has been among them, taking to Zwift and the platform's fictional Watopia course to get in a 250km ride on his Tacx Magnum treadmill trainer on Sunday. 

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