Cycling Beginner Century

Average Weekly Training Hours 06:08
Training Load By Week
Average Weekly Training Hours 06:08
Training Load By Week
Sample Day 2
0:30:00

Ride in the 1-2 zones on your trainer using gears to simulate small rolling hills.

Sample Day 4
0:30:00

Trainer hills. Shift up and down thru gears to simulate hills. 2 to 5 minutes in each gear. Seated. Heart rate in 1-4 zones.

Sample Day 6
1:00:00
18mi

WUP: 9 min. (includes 2 x 30 sec. sprint). Main muscle tension: (2 x 5:00 seated 65 rpms big gear). (1 x 10 min. 80-90 rpm easy gear). (10 x 1 min alternate 90 rpm/easy followed by 1 min. big gear 60 rpms). (1 x 10 min. 60 rpm biggest gear). 5 min. spin small ring. ALL of this is seated. Raise HR to LT on all big gear work.

Sample Day 7
0:45:00

45' ride on a flat course. Keep HR in Zone 1-2.

Sample Day 9
0:50:00

15' wu. 5x3' w/ 1' RI (rest interval). End at low Zone 3 - 15' cd.

Sample Day 10
0:45:00

45' ride on a flat course. Keep HR in Zone 1-2.

Sample Day 11
0:35:00

WU: 15' - CD: 10' 3’ at 100 RPM. 2’ at 110 RPM. 1 β€˜at 120 RPM or highest sustainable RPM.

Michael Ricci
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