What’s better than a regular cycling trainer? A virtual reality cycling trainer that could provide you with an intense and interactive workout experience. Widerun happens to be such a solution. It is a bike trainer that connects to virtual headsets like Oculus Rift or external screens to deliver a responsive, immersive biking experience indoors. You will be able to play games, challenge yourself, explore virtual worlds, and push your body harder.
You don’t need a special bike to get started with this virtual reality trainer. As mentioned earlier, you can connect this system to an external display if you don’t have a VR headset. Widerun provides you with real-time VR feedback and controls resistance and inertia automatically. You will be able to explore virtual worlds and keep track of your performances.
Here is what you need to know about it:
- Max Speed: 100 km/h
- Steering Range: -30° to 30°
- Resistance: up to 800W of power
- Connectivity: Bluetooth
- Compatibility with Oculus Rift & other HMDs
- Gamification & Challenges
Like what you see? You can find out more about the Widerun trainer on Kickstarter.