CALIFORNIA DREAMING

GET READY FOR CALI RALLY! Welcome to Cali Rally, VZfit Play’s newest addition to the VZfit universe. This game is our 9th Play game and another in our cycling series. You have experienced the rolling hills and countryside of Le Tour now ride the cliffs of the California coastline. Check out the trailer below: Bikers, Beaches & Bridges Based on the Highway 1 coastline, Cali Rally offers some of the…

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Explore the Alps!

The Alps is one of the world’s top destinations for cycling, so we knew we needed to include part of it as a suggested ride in VZfit Explorer. We mapped out a 5 mile scenic route from France to the border or Switzerland, but the whole mountain range provides 1,200 km of beauty to explore! For the first half of the ride you’ll be cycling through the lush greenery of…

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Explorer Multiplayer is Here!

After much anticipation, we are thrilled to announce that multiplayer is now available for VZfit Explorer! It’s now possible to ride and chat with another live player along the same route. This is an initial implementation of this feature that we look forward to improving based on your feedback! To get started, both players must have “Matchups Enabled” on the More menu.  (They are disabled by default.) By enabling matchups,…

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Marathon Runner and Fitness Blogger Sabrina Wieser Cross Trains with VZfit

Sabrina Wieser is a New York City based marathon runner and fitness blogger who spreads the power of running and fitness to the world as a certified coach and athlete.  I love to inspire others and motivate them to become a better version of themselves through wellness of mind, body and a lot of laughter. RunningBrina Blog Sabrina is passionate about motivating others to become a better version of themselves, which…

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Study finds VirZoom to be more Effective, Enjoyable & Motivating than stationary biking.

The emergence of the virtual reality exercise industry in the last few years has come with some predicted speculation about the effectiveness of Virtual Reality exercise products. This pilot study by the School of Kinesiology at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities decided to put it to the test. The Study Twelve healthy college students were recruited to participate in a study that compared the VirZoom bike (our first generation product)…

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Explore Carmel-by-the-Sea

The Highway 1 ride through Monterey County California has been a suggested ride on Explorer since it’s release back in March of this year due to its stunning views. It is also the inspiration for our next Play game: Cali Rally. The virtual route route is a 14.7 mile long ride along the California coast.   Highway 1 is the best-known scenic drive in Monterey County, and one of the top…

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Learn how this grandmother of 5 is getting active again with VZfit.

Mary is a 66 year old Administrative Assistant from Rochester, New York. She is a mom of 4, a grandmother of 5, and has been an active member of the VZfit community since March of this year.  I look forward to my rides (notice I didn’t say workout) and can’t wait to get on my bike…I can ride for half an hour and not realize how much time has elapsed.…

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Upgrading to VZfit

This post describes VZfit for original VirZOOM users curious about making the switch. If you have an original VirZOOM Bike or Sensor, you only need an Oculus Go or Quest to play VZfit. We couldn’t keep updating all the VR platforms we were on, and feel these headsets are the best for exercise. VirZOOM Arcade has become VZfit Play, with changes to the games to better suit fitness routines and…

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This High Jump Olympian is Preparing for the 2020 Olympics with VZfit

At 5’4 Inika Mcpherson is the shortest high jumper to have ever made it to the Olympic Finals- competing in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. She is known for her unique hairstyles and tattoos that make her stand out during events! Inika is passionate about working hard and chasing your goals which made her a great fit for a brand ambassador for VZfit.  Last month, she got to give…

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Explore the Gap

To kick off our new blog series, Explore the World, we are highlighting one of our recently added VZfit Explorer rides: The Gap of Dunloe in County Kerry, Ireland. The virtual route is 15.3 kilometers through the breathtaking greenery of the Gap. The Gap of Dunloe  is a narrow mountain pass running north-south in County Kerry, Ireland, that separates MacGillycuddy’s Reeks, Ireland’s highest mountain range, in the west, from the…

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