Phil's Beginner TIME TRIAL Sharpen Your Speed + Email Access to Coach: 06 Weeks

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Phil Mosley - 10,000+ Plans Sold On Training Peaks - MyProCoach™

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Length

6 Weeks

Typical Week

2 Day Off, 1 Custom, 2 Other, 4 Bike, 1 Strength

Longest Workout

1:40 hrs

Plan Specs

cycling time trialing beginner multi day power based hr based tss based

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Designed for Beginner-Level or Time-Limited Amateur Cyclists.
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"Using your plan I got 2nd in my age group as well as the 5th fastest ride out of over 300. I was 7 minutes faster than last year! " ​Nick Goldston, 2018​​

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Is This Plan For You?
  • Progress from 5 to 5:45 hrs of training per week
  • 3-4 rides per week
  • 1 or 2 strength sessions and 2 days off
  • Easier weeks included for recovery and adaptation
  • Shorter workouts are mid-week and longer rides at weekends
  • Regular FTP tests to track progress
  • Train using Power, HR and or Feel
  • Workouts compatible with Garmin, Zwift, Trainer Road, Wahoo, Cyclops and more
To start this plan you should be able to ride 1:20 hrs. View sample weeks below:Click below to watch a Series of 6 Short Videos from Phil about our plans:



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Stats

Training Load By Week
Average Weekly Breakdown
Average Weekly Training Hours: 04:35
Training Load By Week
Average Weekly Training Hours: 04:35
Average Weekly Breakdown

Phil Mosley

MyProCoach™

I have 20 years experience of helping amateur athletes surpass their goals, while still making sure they have quality time available for family, friends and career. As a parent who works for a living, I know how challenging this can be.

My training plans are intelligently designed around a typical work week. I set proven, time-efficient workouts in mid-week, with longer aerobic workouts at the weekends. This gives you the structure and consistency you need to continually improve.

Back to Plan Details

Sample Day 1

0:42:00
53.9TSS
Fitness Test: FTP and Threshold HR

This fitness test helps you to set your power or heart rate thresholds for Training Peaks.

Warm Up:
12 mins in Z2,
5 x (15 secs in Z4 + 45 secs easy in Z2).

Main Set:
20 mins maximal steady state time trial. Go as hard as you can sustain for 20-minutes.

Warm Down:
5 mins in Z2.

Note: Alternatively, if you have a bike training device with its own "FTP" test protocol, you could use that instead.

TIP: Have a fan and/or air conditioning, so that heat stress is not a limiting factor for this test.

Sample Day 2

0:40:00
Build Phase 1: Strength and Conditioning #1

Please check the link below for full exercise instructions, progressions, alternatives and videos:

https://www.myprocoach.net/wp-content/uploads/SC-Cycling.pdf

Legs and Core Strength:
1. Squat: 3 x 10 (Exercise 1)
2. Squat Jump: 3 x 12 (Exercise 2)
3. Single Leg Squat: 3 x 10 (Exercise 3)
4. Step Up: 3 x 12 (Exercise 7)
5. Box Jump: 3 x 8 (Exercise 9)
6. Bicycle Crunch: 4 x 10 (Exercise 24)
7. Plank: 1 x 3 (Exercise 19)
8. Spider Climber: 3 x 10 (Exercise 23)
9. Side Plank: 1 x 3 (Exercise 21)

Flexibility: 5-10 minutes

Notes:
1. 3 x 8 = 3 sets of 8 repetitions with a rest between sets.
2. Rests are 45 secs - 2-3 mins as required.
3. When an exercise alternates right and left, the right PLUS left movement is 1 rep.
4. For unilateral exercises, perform reps on the right, then repeat on the left. Then move to next set.
5. Breathe out on exertion and maintain form throughout.
6. For flexibility see the link below or choose stretches that work well for you.

Sample Day 3

0:50:00
51.1TSS
OPTIONAL Above and Below Threshold

These are workouts where the main set includes efforts that alternate above and below your one-hour threshold intensity. They are best done on an indoor trainer.

Warm Up:
10 mins in low Z2,
5 x (10 secs in Z4 + 50 secs in low Z2).

Main Set:
10 x (1 min 30 secs in Z3 + 30 secs in Z5 + 1 min in low Z2).

Warm Down:
5 mins in low Z2.

Sample Day 3

0:40:00
Build Phase 1: Strength and Conditioning #2

Please check the link below for full exercise instructions, progressions, alternatives and videos:

https://www.myprocoach.net/wp-content/uploads/SC-Cycling.pdf

Upper Body and Core Strength:
1. Squat: 3 x 10 (Exercise 1)
2. Lat & Front Raise Combo: 3 x 6 (Exercise 10)
3. Tricep Kickback: 3 x 8 (Exercise 14)
4. Bench Press: 3 x 8 (Exercise 13)
5. Renegade Row: 3 x 5 (Exercise 20)
6. Glute Bridge: 3 x 14 (Exercise 16)
7: Lying Hip Abduction: 3 x 12 (Exercise 18)
8. Sit-Up: 3 x 12 (Exercise 25)
9. Reverse Crunch: 3 x 16 (Exercise 26)

Flexibility: 5-10 minutes

Notes:
1. 3 x 8 = 3 sets of 8 repetitions with a rest between sets.
2. Rests are 45 secs - 2-3 mins as required.
3. When an exercise alternates right and left, the right PLUS left movement is 1 rep.
4. For unilateral exercises, perform reps on the right, then repeat on the left. Then move to next set.
5. Breathe out on exertion and maintain form throughout.
6. For flexibility see the link below or choose stretches that work well for you.

Sample Day 5

0:50:00
48.1TSS
Sub Threshold Effort

These longer bike sessions are mostly done at an easy/steady Z2 effort, but there is a main set of long efforts at just below your threshold pace. These will help increase your threshold power without leaving you feeling excessively tired afterwards.

Warm Up:
20 mins in Z2.

Main Set:
20 mins in upper Z3.

Warm Down:
10 mins in low Z2.

Sample Day 6

1:20:00
58.1TSS
Aerobic Endurance Ride

Ride at an easy/steady intensity, mainly in Z2 today. You should be able to chat at this intensity. This ride will improve your efficiency for using fat for fuel and increase your ability to transport oxygen to your working muscles.

Sample Day 8

0:53:00
56.9TSS
Threshold Efforts

These sessions will gradually improve your thresholds on the bike. They will develop your power, economy and skill. Over time, they boost your body’s ability to pedal harder and faster.

Warm Up:
10 mins in low Z2,
5 x (15 secs in Z4 + 45 secs in low Z2).

Main Set:
4 x (4 mins in upper Z4 + 3 min recoveries in low Z2).

Warm Down:
5 mins in upper Z2,
5 mins in low Z2.

Phil's Beginner TIME TRIAL Sharpen Your Speed + Email Access to Coach: 06 Weeks

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