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SCE Olympic Triathlon (Advanced, 12 Weeks) Duration, Reusable w/ Support

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SCE Olympic Triathlon (Advanced, 12 Weeks) Duration, Reusable w/ Support


Suzanne Atkinson

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12 Weeks

Plan Description

12 Week Intermediate Olympic Distance Triathlon Training Plan

This is a 12 Week Intermediate training plan to prepare athletes for the Olympic (International) Distance Triathlon

This plan is for the triathlete who has 2 or more years of experience competing in Sprint & Olympic Distances, Has some familiarity with utilizing interval training in their race preparation and has an average of 8-10 hours per week to train.

Plan features
•All workout times are given in duration for bike & run, and distance for swim
•Swims included suggested skill focuses for every practice
•Balanced training for endurance, speed & skill in all disciplines
•Brick and transition runs are included
•Brick Repeat workouts are included

•Plan your training more easily regardless of your pace
•Prepare for race paced running off the bike
•Get adequate Transition practice for race day confidence
•Plan ahead with your job/spouse/friends for long training days

Why Buy From Steel City Endurance?
∙Flexible, detailed plan from world class coach Suzanne Atkinson, MD
∙Facebook Group for questions or help from fellow athletes
∙EMAIL ACCESS for questions or help with your plan
∙Free updates included, reuse your plan multiple times.


My first tri this summer, I knocked 4+ minutes off my 1/2 mile swim. - David Young, Triathlete

I also REALLY like that I have a coach that is thinking outside the box. - Mike Quigley, Leadville 100 finisher

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Is this plan for you?
This is an advanced 12 Week Olympic Distance triathlon plan that uses time based workouts based on a projected 2-2:30 hr finish time.

Consider this plan if you:
∙Currently train 3-5 hours per week or more
∙Have completed one or more Olympic Distance Triathlon
∙Have a target goal of 2:30 or less in your next triathlon
∙Can currently run 30 minutes, bike 45 minutes and swim 1500 yards or more
∙Have been training at your current load for at least 4-6 weeks injury free.

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Training Plan Sample Week


Average Weekly Breakdown

Workouts Weekly Average Longest Workout
Run x3
02:07:00 01:30:00
Bike x3
03:02:00 02:00:00
Swim x2
02:05:00 01:15:00
Workouts Per Week Weekly Average Longest Workout
02:07:00 01:30:00
03:02:00 02:00:00
02:05:00 01:15:00

Training Load By Week

This plan works best with the following fitness devices:

Suzanne Atkinson

Steel City Endurance, LTD

Coaching philosophy: "We are capable of more than we think we are."

Working with Outward Bound Wilderness taught me that we can push ourselves far beyond our preconceived physical and emotional limits. Suzanne excels at both technical instruction in swim, run & cycling skills as well as exercise science & evidence based periodized training for maximum performance.

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This plan is protected by our Refund Policy and may, with the author's approval, be exchanged for a plan of equal value from the same author.

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