Beginer to Iron distance finisher in 6 months. A tough journey and one which you will endure but enjoy. It starts of relatively easy but progresses to some tough sessions, physically and mentally preparing you for one of the best things you will ever complete.
An Easy run at a comforatble pace.
400m test set - try to be well rested before you do this.
This set is designed to improve speed as well as endurance. Drills stop start with will help technique
Heart rate should stay low for all speed skills workouts. Your goal is to train correct neutral firing patterns. Stop any skill workout when you become fatigued and cannot continue with perfect technique. Ride on a trainer. Warm up for 15 minutes. Pedal for 30 seconds with your left leg only, 30 seconds with your right leg only (rest your oposite leg on a chair) increase rpm by 5 and spin for 1 min with both legs. Do 7-10 sets with 2-3 minutes of recovery between each set. work to eliminate the dead spot in your pedal stroke. Any clunking sound from your chain inidcates a dead spot.