Category Archives: News


Take Your Training Outside: Introducing Outside Workouts

Why Outside Workouts? The key to getting faster is structured training. Since most people don’t want to spend all of their time riding indoors, outside workouts ensure users have the same access to high-quality, structured training when they are outside. Now you can get faster year-round, inside or out, with TrainerRoad outside workouts on your…


FTP Improvement, Sleep Deep Dive, Training Outside & More – Ask a Cycling Coach 207

What it takes to win a World Cup STXC race, a deep dive on how the body cools itself, how cyclists should be using protein and BCAA, and much more in Episode 206 of the Ask a Cycling Coach Podcast! More show notes and discussion in the TrainerRoad Forum. Topics covered in this episode New…


Plan Improvements: Short, General, and Sustained Build!

Last week we mentioned that we’re using data from millions of rides to help improve our training plans. This week, we’ve made changes to our build plans.


Calendar Update: Recurring Workouts!

Recurring Workouts has been launched on TrainerRoad’s Calendar, making it super easy to schedule that repeating group ride or the Friday TrainerRoad workout that you always do.


Our Training Plans are Improving

For the foreseeable future, we’re using data to make incremental improvements to our training plans. We’ve got the data! We’ve got year and years of high quality, accurate data on how our users’ complete TrainerRoad workouts. We know their age, their watt/kg, how often they’re training, their history and where they are in a plan.…


Introducing the New TrainerRoad Calendar, Forum, and Pricing

Today’s a big day for TrainerRoad and I have three major things to share with you. A best in class training calendar A new TrainerRoad forum for people to share how to get faster Updated $15/month and $129/year pricing which goes into effect on Oct 8th, 2018.  All members with active memberships get locked into…


Never Miss Workout Text Again with New Instructional Text Sounds

Never miss a workout instruction from Coach Chad again. New Instructional Text Sounds will notify you when workout text appears on your screen. How to Turn Instructional Text Sounds Off/On Instructional Text Sounds is on by default. If you want to turn sounds off and on, simply go to your Settings within the TrainerRoad app to…


New Ramp Test Makes FTP Testing More Efficient and Less Stressful

Traditional FTP tests have many downsides so we developed the Ramp Test. It hurts less, removes pacing from the equation, and takes less time to complete. The Need for a New Testing Format Testing is the foundation of effective training. But there’s a problem: traditional testing protocols are difficult to perform and more stressful on…


New Ride Analysis Page: How to Achieve More PRs Analyzing Your Ride Data

Improve your performance by analyzing your ride data with the new Ride Analysis Page. Performance Analytics, our new set of ride analysis tools, was made available to all TrainerRoad users on May 9th, 2018. We’ve already covered how to use the Training Stress Chart and Personal Records Page. Today, we’re going to dive into ways…


Browse Workouts Faster with the New Workout Details Feature

Quickly choose workouts on mobile by scrubbing along the graph of any ride to reveal details. Browse Workouts Faster For a quick understanding of the type of work a specific workout entails, riders can now scrub along the graph of any ride to reveal details such as time, target FTP %, target power, and interval duration.…


Categories


Subscribe to the Blog

Join for the latest training, racing, and software updates from TrainerRoad.

Subscribe

Ask a Cycling Coach Podcast

Answers to your most technical and unique training questions.