A Level 10 Week Event Prep Plan (POWER)

Average Weekly Training Hours 07:35
Training Load By Week
Average Weekly Training Hours 07:35
Training Load By Week

The Advanced 10 week plan Gran Fondo plan will provided the needed workouts to successfully complete and put up a solid time at the 75/100 mile distances. This plan is based on POWER BASED This program is perfect for the following athletes: 1) Intermediate to Advance riders 2) Those looking to complete 75/100 miles 3) 7-10 hours on average per week with a high of 15 hours during longest week At the conclusion of plan athletes will come away with the following: 1) Re-set of custom training zones 2) Aerobic Intensive and threshold improvement 3) Ability to ride at tempo for 90 minutes unbroken 4) Ability to complete a endurance ride of 4-5 hours in length 5) Improvement of threshold What athletes will need: 1) Open to new ideas and training 2) Uploaded able cycling computer 3) Heart rate or power meter. 4) Computer in order to view Training Peaks and upload ride information 5) Training time 7-12 hours of ride time and 1 hour of strength per week 6) Strength training Plan Benefits: 1) 10 week training blocks set up to be completed using feel, heart rate or power. 2) Start-up coaching call or email (15-20 minute phone call) 3) Mid-point review upon request. Send us a email request and we will review your training 4) Endurance Custom Strength training program included 5) Discounted additional coaching consults as needed along the way. 6) End of plan coaching review 7) 6 coached rides for local athletes in San Antonio on the course

Sample Day 2
1:40:00
74.9TSS
Aerobic Extensive

WU:
10-15 min warm up, progressing to Zone 2
TARGET: PWR build to Zone 2
CADENCE: Self selected with 3 x 1 minute Fast Pedals to wake up legs (95 rpm or more)
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MS1:
Ride prescribed time in Endurance zone
TARGET: PWR middle/higher of Zone 2
CADENCE: vary cadence
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
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CD:
Cool down 5-15 minutes
TARGET: Zone 1/2
CADENCE: small chain ring

Sample Day 4
1:50:00
108.2TSS
Aerobic Extensive/Tempo

WU:
10-15 min warm up, progressing to Zone 2
TARGET: HR/PWR build to Zone 2
CADENCE: Self selected with 3 x 1 minute Fast Pedals to wake up legs (95 rpm or more)
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MS1:
Ride prescribed time in Endurance zone
TARGET: PWR middle of Zone 2
CADENCE: 80 rpm, 1-2 gears harder than your norm
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
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MS2
Ride prescribed time in Tempo zone
TARGET: PWR hold lower/middle end of Zone 3
CADENCE: your choice mix it up a bit during the ride with high and lower.
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
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CD:
Cool down 5-15 minutes
TARGET: Zone 1/2
CADENCE: small chain ring

Sample Day 6
1:40:00
68.3TSS
Aerobic INTENSIVE

WU:
10-15 min warm up, progressing to Zone 2
TARGET: HR/PWR build to Zone 2
CADENCE: Self selected with 3 x 1 minute Fast Pedals to wake up legs (95 rpm or more)
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MS1:
Ride prescribed time in Endurance zone
TARGET: PWR middle of Zone 2
CADENCE: 80 rpm, 1-2 gears harder than your norm
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
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MS2
Ride prescribed time in Hard Sweet Spot Tempo zone
TARGET: PWR/Sweet Spot
CADENCE: your choice
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
RECOVERY: 5 minutes before moving on to MS3
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MS3 is a repeat of MS2 no changes
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CD:
Cool down 5-15 minutes
TARGET: Zone 1/2
CADENCE: small chain ring

Sample Day 7
2:00:00
98TSS
Zone 2 Group Ride or Solo

This is a very simple ride you will get on bike and put in 90/120 minutes in Zone 2. This can be a nice steady group ride, coffee shop ride or solo. Keep it simple just endurance

Sample Day 9
1:29:00
98.6TSS
Threshold Intensive

WU:
10-15 min warm up, progressing to Zone 2
TARGET: HR build to Zone 2
CADENCE: Self selected with 3 x 1 minute Fast Pedals to wake up legs (95 rpm or more)
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MS1:
Ride prescribed time in Endurance zone
TARGET: PWR middle of Zone 2
CADENCE: 80 rpm, 1-2 gears harder than your norm
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
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MS2
Ride prescribed time in threshold intensive zone. 3 x 8 minutes
TARGET: Threshold 105% or as close to top end of Zone 4
CADENCE: your choice mix it up a bit during the ride with high and lower.
RECOVERY: 5-8 minutes between sets
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
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CD:
Cool down 5-15 minutes
TARGET: Zone 1/2
CADENCE: small chain ring

Sample Day 11
1:40:00
105.9TSS
Aerobic INTENSIVE

WU:
10-15 min warm up, progressing to Zone 2
TARGET: HR/PWR build to Zone 2
CADENCE: Self selected with 3 x 1 minute Fast Pedals to wake up legs (95 rpm or more)
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MS1:
Ride prescribed time in Endurance zone
TARGET: PWR middle of Zone 2
CADENCE: 80 rpm, 1-2 gears harder than your norm
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
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MS2
Ride prescribed time in Hard Tempo zone
TARGET: PWR Sweet Spot Zone 4a
CADENCE: your choice
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
RECOVERY: 5 minutes before moving on to MS3
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MS3 is a repeat of MS2 no changes
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CD:
Cool down 5-15 minutes
TARGET: Zone 1/2
CADENCE: small chain ring

Sample Day 13
1:40:00
96.4TSS
Extensive Tempo (75)

WU:
10-15 min warm up, progressing to Zone 2
TARGET: HR/PWR build to Zone 2
CADENCE: Self selected with 3 x 1 minute Fast Pedals to wake up legs (95 rpm or more)
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MS1:
Ride prescribed time in Endurance zone
TARGET: PWR middle of Zone 2
CADENCE: You pick cadence
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
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MS2
Ride prescribed time in Tempo zone
TARGET: PWR hold middle end of Zone 3
CADENCE: your choice mix it up a bit during the ride with high and lower.
TERRAIN: Flat to rolling
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CD:
Cool down 5-15 minutes
TARGET: Zone 1/2
CADENCE: small chain ring

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