Better Gym Connswater has announced it’s delivering an indoor, video-based alterative to a gruelling high intensity outdoor cycle, in the form of ‘The Sufferfest.’ The gym will now offer the innovative class to its members in their cycling studio from Monday 27 February.

Better Gym Connswater joins more than 100 ‘Sufferlandrian Embassies’ from around the world in transforming the indoor cycling experience with the high intensity interval training (HIIT) program. The Sufferfest, allows riders to compete in the middle of the world’s greatest races such as the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and World Championship. The advanced digital workouts are developed by world-class cycling coaches and are driven by synchronised soundtracks and engrossing storylines to enthrall its audience.

Better Gym Connswater General Manager, Deaglan O’Hagan said, “We’re thrilled to join The Sufferfest in bringing this incredibly effective and inspiring programme to our Better members in Belfast. It’s been taking the indoor cycling world by storm. Riders will have fun, burn calories and realise fantastic fitness gains.”

David McQuillen, CEO of The Sufferfest comments, “Indoor group cycling has remained the same for far too long. By bringing professional bike-racing videos and our creative storylines into the studio, we’ve created an immersive, effective experience unlike anything indoor cyclists have ever seen. The feeling of riding with the best cyclists in the world is exhilarating. We’re excited to support Better Gym Connswater as they bring the Joy of Suffering to their Belfast members.”

The Sufferfest is the only indoor cycling programme endorsed by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), the world governing body for cycling. There are currently 23 different videos, with new videos added every few months, catering for everyone from group exercise enthusiasts to competitive cyclists and triathletes. Every video provides a perfect blend of motivation, guidance and entertainment for riders of all abilities. Riders will lose themselves in the drama, excitement and adrenaline of world-class bike racing.

For more information on the new Sufferfest offering at Better Gym Connswater, phone the centre on 028 9521 3722