Tuesday, June 23 , 2020 Training

Base – Maintain:

Usually an easy talk pace. Maintain a consistent volume and frequency prior to BUILD.
• 45 to 60 minutes with 4 to 6 times 50 meters to 100-meter strides worded into the middle of the run
• 45 to 60 minutes of hilly run. Run smooth and steady up the hill. A quicker leg turn-over, recover and run easily in between hills
• Get out there for a run! 45 to 60 minutes on a flat to moderate surface
• 60 to 90-minute run if you are currently running over 60 minutes for your longest run

Build:

Increasing distance. What is your goal? 5 km, 10km, 1/2 Marathon. Marathon….?? Work on pacing
• 20 minute warm-up & Cool down – 20 to 40 minutes harder effort at 15 km to marathon pace
• 60 to 90 minute run with 4 to 6 x 50m strides

Peak-Sharpen:

Maximum effort in speed and tempo. Maximum build in endurance. Know your goal pace
• 20 minutes warm-up & cool-down/ 2 to 3 x 15 minutes at 10 km to marathon pace (current pace that you can maintain, talking is lightly labored)

* Above sessions can take place on rod, trail or track