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12 weeks to your first metric century (65 miles) - power based

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Author

Noel Bonk

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Length

12 Weeks

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Plan Description

Get ready to conquer your first Metric Century ride!


Designed by BonkWerx Endurance Sports, this plan combines over 20 years of endurance sports knowledge and coaching expertise to not only prepare you for the ride - but help you CONQUER it!




Who is this plan for?


This plan is built for the everyday "time-crunched" cyclist who can train at least 4 days a week. The workouts will suit the beginner to the intermediate cyclist who are looking to either complete their first-century ride or improve their century ride performance.


What does "power-based" mean?


Workouts are designed to target your individual power zones that will be set with an included field test (FTP). It will require the use of a smart trainer and/or power meter.


What is included?


The plan includes 12 weeks of cycling workout and basic strength workouts. Most weeks will average 6hours, with the longest being 8-10 hours.


About BonkWerx/Coach Noel:


Designed by BonkWerx Endurance Sports head coach and athlete Noel Bonk, this plan brings you his 20 years knowledge and experience in coaching athletes in 100s of events worldwide.


Questions?
For more information or questions about this plan, please visit us on the web BonkWerx Endurance Sports Coaching


 



Training Plan Sample Week

Stats

Average Weekly Breakdown

Workouts Weekly Average Longest Workout
Bikex5
5:49 hrs 3:00 hrs
Day Offx2
—— ——
Strengthx1
0:45 hrs 1:00 hrs
Workouts Per Week Weekly Average Longest Workout
Bike
5:49 hrs 3:00 hrs
Day Off
—— ——
Strength
0:45 hrs 1:00 hrs

Training Load By Week


This plan works best with the following fitness devices:

  • Power Meter

All supported devices

Noel Bonk

BonkWerx Endurance Sports Coaching

BonkWerx Endurance Sports Coaching provides personalized coaching for cyclists and triathletes of all abilities. We also provide professional level bike fitting, performance testing, seasonal training plans and consultations to fit your goals. Founded with a focus on scientific based and athlete-centric coaching, we equip our athletes with the knowledge and methods to help them succeed.