Rock climbing might now be a virtual reality experience that consumers of all level of expertise and skill can enjoy thanks to coder Jon Cheng's latest project entitled Time Trial. The experience offers the sport in a gamified augmented reality setting using a projected camera and sensors turning the sport into simulated video game designed for fun and enjoyment.
Climbing can be a challenging sport to master that requires much practice, strength and coordination. To help consumers feel more at east, Time Trial offers the sport as a virtual reality game. Users can the wall and follow projected numbers that light up above the tabs. This allows consumers to be directed where they need to move next as they race against a clock.