12 Week Cycling program (40km Event)

Average Weekly Training Hours 03:28
Training Load By Week
Average Weekly Training Hours 03:28
Training Load By Week

12 week beginner training plan with the focus on the 40km event at Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge

Sample Day 2
0:20:00
4.14mi
Easy ride

Training - It is showing your body increasing levels of intensity and time, then letting it recover.If you are starting for the first time, scale everything down, don't stress or over work, that's worse than being 'underdone' Enjoy!!

Sample Day 4
0:20:00
4.14mi
Easy Ride

Easy ride

Sample Day 6
0:30:00
6.21mi
Easy Ride

Easy ride

Sample Day 7
0:40:00
8.28mi
Easy Ride

Easy ride

Sample Day 9
0:25:00
5.18mi
Hills

Choose a ride that has hills

Sample Day 11
0:25:00
5.18mi
Easy Ride

Easy ride

Sample Day 13
0:40:00
8.28mi
Up tempo

up tempo ride. 3 x 3min up tempo efforts during ride. (up tempo is faster pace than easy but not flat out).

Steve Elden
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Protrain

Just started cycling and realise you love being on a bike?

Are you an experienced rider looking to improve your performance?

Do your goals for next year include some of the one-day events?

What about club-level racing or the national road champs?

Contact Steve at PROTRAIN and he can talk to you about a personalised training program or using the Bike Fit Studio, he can help you find your optimal position on your bike.