The essential indoor smart trainer. The KICKR CORE is the latest in Wahoo's line of smart indoor bike trainers. It delivers a realistic, accurate, and quiet indoor training experience by using the proven flywheel technology and advanced algorithms of Wahoo's legendary indoor bike trainers. The KICKR CORE indoor trainer is built with the durabilty to withstand all of your indoor training sessions and no other brand of smart trainers has more apps and software training options, including Zwift and Trainer Road.
Please Note: Some assembly is required. The KICKR CORE does not include a cassette or wheel block. These items can be purchased separately.
OPTIMIZED FLYWHEEL TECHNOLOGY: KICKR CORE features a 12lb flywheel engineered to provide riders with the precise inertia needed to recreate an outdoor ride feel while training indoors.
VIRTUALLY SILENT OPERATION: The belt motor drivetrain on the KICKR CORE was designed specifically to provide a smooth and virtually silent riding experience.
CONTROLLED RESISTANCE: When connected to your smartphone, tablet or computer, KICKR CORE automatically sets your resistance via your favorite app or software.
REALISTIC RIDE FEEL: The KICKR CORE flywheel is innovative and proven technology that emulates the power and inertia experienced during outdoor riding. It provides the most realistic ride feel especially when using virtual riding/training platforms like Zwift, The Sufferfest, and Trainer Road.
16% MAXIMUM GRADE SIMULATION: The resistance of the KICKR CORE automatically adjusts to simulate climbs up to a 16% incline.
+/- 2% POWER ACCURACY: Enhanced power accuracy to provide accurate power measurement of +/- 2% and generate up to 1800W of resistance.
THRU AXLE COMPATIBLE: The KICKR CORE features 12x142 and 12x148 thru axle compatibility in addition to standard 130/135mm quick release.
DISC BRAKE CLEARANCE: The design of the KICKR CORE ensures clearance for flat mount and disk brake equipped bikes.
ANT+, ANT+ FE-C AND BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY: ANT+ and Bluetooth capabilities allow it to connect to both smartphones and GPS devices simultaneously or separately. An ANT+ FE-C connection allows the KICKR CORE to be controlled from any FE-C enabled device or application.
MULTIPLE SIMULTANEOUS BLUETOOTH CONNECTIONS: KICKR CORE supports up to three simultaneous Bluetooth connections for a trouble-free start to your workout.
LED INDICATOR LIGHTS: Visual confirmation that KICKR CORE is powered, connected and transmitting via Bluetooth and / or ANT+.
PROFESSIONAL GRADE DURABILITY: Robust steel construction ensures the KICKR CORE stays in place while you crank out the watts and stands up to years of heavy use.
MEASURES SPEED, DISTANCE, POWER, AND CADENCE: Get these vital cycling metrics on your indoor ride on the KICKR CORE without connecting any extra sensors.
KICKR HEADWIND COMPATIBLE: KICKR HEADWIND brings innovative climate control to your indoor training experience. Pair to your KICKR BIKE and as your speed or heart rate increases, so will the fan speed.
ELEMNT BIKE COMPUTER COMPATIBLE: Connect the KICKR CORE to any ELEMNT Bike Computer to relive rides or perform planned workouts.
KICKR CLIMB COMPATIBLE: When paired with the KICKR CORE smart trainer, the KICKR CLIMB indoor grade simulator will match ascents up to 20% and descents up to -10% with physical grade changes. It takes your training to the next level - literally.
THIRD PARTY APP COMPATIBILITY: Works with popular training apps such as Zwift, The Sufferfest, and TrainerRoad. For more details on which apps are compatible with the KICKR, download our in-depth KICKR app comparison chart.
THIRD PARTY POWER METER SUPPORT: Compatible with a third party power meter as another method of power measurement
BONUS FEATURE! FREE TRIALS FROM OUR FAVORITE APP PARTNERS
When you register your KICKR in the Wahoo Fitness app, you'll receive these awesome offers from our partners:
30 Days FREE of Zwift for new members
60 Days FREE of Strava Summit for new Strava members
30 Days FREE of TrainerRoad for new users
30 Days FREE of The Sufferfest Training Center for new Sufferfest members
Hub Types: 130/135mm QR, 12x142, and 12x148 Thru Axle
Drivetrain: Cassette not included.
Requires Purchase/Installation of New Cassette: 8/9/10/11 Speed SRAM/Shimano
KICKR CLIMB: Compatible Yes
RPM Cadence: Not Included
Front Wheel Block: Not Included
Resistance Type: Electromagnetic
Accuracy: + / - 2%
Wireless Software Updates: Yes
3rd Party Power Meter Support: Yes
Connectivity: ANT+, ANT+ FE-C, and Bluetooth
Devices: iOS, Android, PC (Mac and Windows)
Max User Weight: 250 lb
Power Requirements: 100-240V~1.5A 50-60 Hz
Flywheel Weight: 12 lb
Maximum Simulated Grade: 16%
Maximum Power Output: 1800W
In the Box:
Drive Side Adapter for 130mm and 135mm Quick Release
Reversible hub spacer for 130mm and 135mm Quick Release
Drive Side Adapter for 12x142 and 12x148 Thru Axle
Reversible hub spacer for Thru Axle
AC Power Adapter
Quick Release Skewer
iPhone/iPad: iOS 11 or newer
Android**: Android version 6 or newer with third party app access to Bluetooth. Bluetooth 4.0 (or newer) compliance.
MacOS*: BTLE enabled or pair with an ANT+ dongle
Windows PCs*: BTLE enabled or when paired with ANT+ dongle
*iOS or Android device required for important updates
**Since Android hardware varies widely, compatibility is not assured for all devices. Please download and install the Wahoo App for Android from the Google Play Store before purchasing a Wahoo Fitness product to ensure compatibility.