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Meet Maud Oudeman, Zwift Academy winner

The 18-year-old talks about keeping her cool, meeting her new teammates, and diving into the Classics.

What it takes to win the Zwift Academy

We caught up with Alex Bogna's coach to find out what sets the 19-year-old Zwift Academy winner apart.

Zwift Academy is in session

Zwift Academy offers a program for all levels, and provides a pathway for two riders to land contracts at Canyon-SRAM and Alpecin-Fenix.

One race into his pro career, Jay Vine is already turning heads

He caught everyone by surprise at the Tour of Turkey. Now he's looking further ahead.

Fixed-gear crit racer wins Zwift Academy, Canyon-SRAM pro contract

A career in medicine or in pro cycling? That was the decision Tanja Erath was presented with a few weeks ago, when she was in the midst o...

Sink or swim: How the Zwift Academy winner fared

Leah Thorvilson has had a very unusual start to her cycling career. After winning Zwift’s inaugural Zwift Academy competition in December...

From indoor superstar to cobbled spring races: Talking to Zwift Academy winner Leah Thorvilson

It’s a cycling fairytale. A woman who only started riding less than two years ago wins a professional contract with one of the world’s to...

Want to be a professional cyclist? Zwift Academy back in 2017, virtual development team possible

There will be another chance to earn a women's professional cycling contract in your own home in 2017 as the unorthodox cycling talent id...

Zwift Academy rider Leah Thorvilson wins Canyon-SRAM contract

Canyon-SRAM has announced the winner of its novel approach to talent identification, the Zwift Academy. Beating out 1,200 participants wo...

Zwift Academy: tried, tested and sweated

At the beginning of this year, UCI Women's WorldTour team Canyon-SRAM and the social fitness platform Zwift announced an innovative way t...