Skimo - Teams Traverse - On-Snow - 10 hours/week.
Coach Joe HowdyshellAll plans by this Coach
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Designed for ADVANCED or INTERMEDIATE athletes looking to finish a long traverse race in 2018
Hand-crafted by USSMA National Team Head Coach Joe Howdyshell, MS, this plan encapsulates his passion for the sport and his nation-leading knowledge of skimo coaching.
The plan provides a 12-week structured and periodized training schedule between 7.5 and 14.5 hours (averaging 10 hours) per week in order to maximize your performance on race day. Each week contains intervals, strength, and a long weekend workout.
Prior to using this plan, you should be able to hike/run in steep terrain for 2 hours (without feeling like you're going to die).
Purchase of this plan includes our comprehensive Skimo Training Guide, which explains how to use your training plan plus email access to Coach Joe at any time for questions that you may have about this plan, videos explanations of strength exercises, and Badass Coaching style motivation.
For more information about this plan, please DOWNLOAD the Description Document.
**Warning: Plan notes contain profanity. Why? Because we f*&ing love it.
Training Plan Sample Week
Average Weekly Breakdown
|Workouts||Weekly Average||Longest Workout|
|7:59 hrs||8:00 hrs|
|0:18 hrs||0:20 hrs|
|1:40 hrs||1:00 hrs|
Day Off x1
|0:40 hrs||1:00 hrs|
|Workouts Per Week||Weekly Average||Longest Workout|
||7:59 hrs||8:00 hrs|
||0:18 hrs||0:20 hrs|
||1:40 hrs||1:00 hrs|
||0:40 hrs||1:00 hrs|