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Hilly Sportive 10 Weeks Beginner/Intermediate is a 10 week plan designed for the Cyclist or Triathlete who trains with power, HR (Heart Rate), or RPE (Rate of Perceived Exertion) and can train 7:30-13 hours per week (excluding Rest Weeks). You will need to be able to devote between 2-7 hours to training on your weekends.
Cyclosportive is short for the French term randonnée cyclosportive or sportive for short and are indeed a very popular style of event. While sportives can vary wildly in distance and most include a timed start to finish, others are really just a big group ride. One thing that pretty much remains the same across all is that they are open to riders of all abilities!
This particular plan is designed for riders who have been riding for 3 years and are riding 5-7 times per week. You should already be able to complete a 100 mile ride.
This plan is for the cyclist who is interested in increasing their endurance, getting faster and improving their performance in Sportives.
Designed and written by Hunter Allen, former pro cyclist, co-Founder of Training Peaks and WKO, co-author of Training and Racing with a Power Meter and Cutting-Edge Cycling and Founder and CEO of Peaks Coaching Group. The Workouts included in these pioneering and ruthlessly vetted Training Plans are the same Workouts that Hunter uses with his own Clients. Battle tested and podium approved.
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- Power Meter
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