This is the training program as part of the Poppy Sports Ironman 70.3 online coaching program for busy women.
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If you're a busy woman wanting to cross the finish line in an Ironman 70.3, we've designed a whole program for you! Head to http://www.poppysports.com/half-ironman-training/ to come on the journey with us.
500 ez paddles and pull buoy (p+pb)
5 x 50 easy kick with board
15 x 50's on 10 sec rest. Accelerate the first 10 hand hits and then just cruise the rest of the 50.
150 easy cool down
35 min cruiser. Run ez with no hard efforts.
60 min trainer ride for consistency/frequency. Just get time in the saddle. The effort is not as important as being consistent with your rides. It is ok to just spin during this phase.
10 x 50 easy. Focus on posture, line and balance.
10 x 25 easy kick on 5 sec rest
30 x 25's with paddles and pull buoy (p+pb) on 5 sec rest.
100 easy- no gear.
30 min easy cruiser for frequency/consistency
60-90 easy bike ride.
200 swim, 100 kick, 200 swim, 100 kick, 200 swim with paddles and pull buoy
8 x 100 steady on 5 sec rest
100 easy cool down