This plan is designed to prepare runners for a trail running race of 75 to 115 km-effort. "M" is referring to the International Trail running association (ITRA) classification where 1 km is added to the total distance for every 100 meters of elevation gain.
The plan includes strength training in the form of one weight lifting session and one hill sprints session per week. On weekend of back to back long runs is scheduled 4 weeks before the race.
This plan is a variation of the XS, S and L plans. The intervals and strength sessions are mostly the same for each of these plans. Only the volume changes.
How it Works
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