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Sprint Duathlon Plan 12 weeks

Author

Nick de Meyer British Triathlon Federation level 3 Coach, Training Bible Master endurance coach

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12 Weeks

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Plan Description

This 12 week sprint distance level duathlon training plan is designed to help get you in shape for a duathlon of the following distance

5km Run
20km Bike
2.5km Run

You'll start training in zone 2 and gradually progress over the weeks into zone 3 and zone 4 and racing pace sessions. You will have regular strength training sessions, transition practice and then brick sessions later in the plan.

You'll also have regular fitness testing sessions every 4 weeks, plus technique and speed skills sessions to improve your efficiency in each discipline

Nick is a level 3 British Triathlon Coach, STA level 2 Swim Teacher, Level 1 Training Peaks coach, and Training Bible coaching Master endurance coach with 25 years’ experience in triathlon, founder and Head Coach for Speedy Swimming.



Training Plan Sample Week

Stats

Average Weekly Breakdown

Workouts Weekly Average Longest Workout
Runx3
2:11 hrs 1:20 hrs
Bikex3
2:51 hrs 2:00 hrs
Day Offx1
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Workouts Per Week Weekly Average Longest Workout
Run
2:11 hrs 1:20 hrs
Bike
2:51 hrs 2:00 hrs
Day Off
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Training Load By Week


This plan works best with the following fitness devices:

  • Heart Rate Monitor

All supported devices

Nick de Meyer

Speedy Swimming

Nick has been a Level 3 British Triathlon Coach for 14 years, and has been a master endurance coach with Training Bible Coaching UK in that time. He is also a Training Peaks Level 2 Accredited Coach, and has worked as a Regional Development Coach for the South East region for British Triathlon.

Alongside his online coaching business, Nick also runs Speedy Swimming which specialise in 1-2-1 front crawl technique lessons, endless pool swim video analysis, swim clinics and group swim sessions