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Steve's Custom Polarized Builder Plan (10hr/wk over 12 weeks) 1 day off

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Author

Alex fastfitnesstips

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Length

14 Weeks

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Plan Description

The aim of this plan is to start a polarized build with 80:20 intention. Ride outdoors if possible, but if not you can training on the turbo/zwift. This plan includes cadence training, base build, and some threshold.

NOTES
"mixed sessions" can be done as base z1+z2 (or z1+z2+z3)
days off can be swapped
if you are fatigued, substitute an easy day


TIPS AND ADVICE
• Establish a regular workout routine
• If the weather is bad, train indoors but don’t skip entirely
• Ride easy on easy session days (probably easier than you think)
• By all means ride with friends but not if they destroy your training plan
• Don’t avoid the training session you are weak at; it is there for a reason!
• Don’t be tough on yourself if you have a bad session
• In each session start moderately, progress firmly and finish strong!
• Have a goal, visualize your goal and know why you are training.

Best of luck from the Fastfitness.tips team!



Training Plan Sample Week

Stats

Average Weekly Breakdown

Workouts Weekly Average Longest Workout
Bikex6
11:06 hrs 3:36 hrs
Otherx1
0:18 hrs 0:20 hrs
Day Offx1
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Workouts Per Week Weekly Average Longest Workout
Bike
11:06 hrs 3:36 hrs
Other
0:18 hrs 0:20 hrs
Day Off
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Training Load By Week


This plan works best with the following fitness devices:

  • Power Meter

All supported devices

Alex Mitchell from FastFitnessTips

Alex from FastFitnessTips

Alex is the creator and head coach at FastFitnessTips. He is a level 3 accredited coach from the UK and also MD and also personal trainer. He is a qualified medical doctor at the University of Leicester UK and very experienced in scientific methods such as meta-analysis and big data. He is active on YouTube/Facebook/Instagram and Strava. He is known for his ability to apply cycling science to cycling and endurance sports.