The Strava approach to returning only the top 10 most popular segments makes it pretty much impossible to see longer segments that I am more interested in. How to manually match a segment. Example of a Strava Segment. Yes there are segments associated with the typical KOM and sprint segments where you can win your Segment Jerseys, BUT with some segments holding up by 20,000+ riders, monitoring your position there becomes almost about at useful as comparing your 1 hour distances times with that of Bradley Wiggins! It took a little bit of planning using the ‘segment search’ in Strava to find all segments in the area. VeloViewer provides fascinating insights, engaging visualisations, motivational goals and in-depth analysis to all of your Strava data. For more information, go to It seems simple, but when you’re memorizing 30 routes, it’s slightly more challenging. On the Strava, go to Explore > Segment Explore. If a segment should have matched your activity but didn’t, from your activity page on the Strava website, scroll down and select the option Don’t see the segment you’re looking for?. On the next page, type your place in the search bar at the top and select your activity (Cycling or Running). In the real world, riders are spread out and so are the segments. But on Zwift Strava Segments have taken on a different meaning. Follow Strava segments to compare your performance with your past rides, friends, and pros who have ridden the same segment. Designed by athletes, for athletes, Strava’s mobile app and website connect millions of runners and cyclists through the sports they love. Climbing segments (for cyclists) are automatically categorized HC, 1, 2, 3 or 4 like you see in the Tour de France. Strava was designed with real-world segment traffic in mind, and that is very different from the sort of traffic Zwift brings. It’s one of the world’s most ridden segments, over 90,000 Strava … In the analysis tool, select the segment that’s missing and copy the link in the address bar of the webpage. 2. If you select a smaller area (in the explorer or via the API endpoint) longer segments aren't returned because the selected area must include both the start and the end of a segment. Re: “Garmin has nothing to do with it.” I think he was replying to my comment. Go for a ride, upload, see how you did against every other Strava user who’s ever ridden that same stretch. Subscribe to Strava to get the most out of Strava segments. Explore And Use Segments On the Web. Segment leaderboards are at Strava’s core. 1. Understand why a segment may not have matched to your activity and what you can do about it. Moreover, you get the Explore segment option on both the app and the web version of Strava. On Zwift, riders are concentrated into small areas, with tens (hundreds!) To sign up for a Strava membership, go to the segments widget in your Garmin Connect™ account. This is the Box Hill segment in Surrey, south west of London. I tried to identify the challenging segment records so I knew which to go full throttle on. The goal is to make it easy to find segments in any map area, and search by … This a first pass on creating an improved segment explorer experience for Strava. The problem is, the segments populate with much fewer individuals than strava, I believe for the exact reason the individual mentioned above. OP here. To clarify, since strava is only allowing to use segment history on paid accounts, I am creating segments on Garmin Connect. of thousands riding each day.