5km Plan - Beginner (Improver)
Clive BoultonAll plans by this Coach
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OVERVIEW - This is a 12 week 5km plan that starts with a base phase, the plan is aimed at the Beginner but is a little more progressive than a typical couchto5k plan, the plan starts at 8miles per week and peaks at 17miles. The plan is built around 1 run session per day, 4-5 days per week.
WHAT IS THIS TRAINING PLAN FOR - This plan is a Beginner/Improver level plan geared towards those seeking a creditable 5km race performance 24-27mins (Men) and 26-29mins (Women)
WHO IS THIS TRAINING PLAN FOR - Invariably those embarking on this plan will have a some running background and will perhaps be experienced in taking part in organised running events. They will now be looking to take a step forward and do more than just finish their 5km race goal.
CALL: If Requested the plan can also include 2x 30-40min video calls, the first at the beginning of the plan and the second at the athletes request as they work through the plan.
Training Plan Sample Week
Average Weekly Breakdown
|Workouts||Weekly Average||Longest Workout|
|2:02 hrs||0:45 hrs|
Day Off x3
|Workouts Per Week||Weekly Average||Longest Workout|
||2:02 hrs||0:45 hrs|
Training Load By Week
This plan works best with the following fitness devices: