Workouts off the beaten path: July 6-10, 2015

Workouts for July 6-10, 2015

***If you prefer a formatted version of these workouts see PDF at bottom of page***

Monday:  Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
  • Main Set-
    • 1 x 500 pull @ 8:00 or r=30
      • breathe 3/5/3/5/3 by 100’s
    • 2 x 250 swim @ 4:15 or r=30
      • negative split
    • 1 x 400 pull @ 6:30 or r=30
      • breathe 3/5/3/5 by 100’s
    • 2 x 200 swim @ 3:20 or r=20
      • negative split
    • 1 x 300 pull @ 5:00 or r=30
      • breathe 3/5/3 by 100’s
    • 2 x 150 swim @ 2:30 or r=15
      • negative split
    • 1 x 200 pull @ 3:30 or r=30
      • breathe 3/5 by 100’s
    • 2 x 100 swim @ 1:40 or r=10
      • negative split
  • Cool-down-
    • 4 x 25 glide stroke @ r=5

Total = 3100

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Tuesday:  IM

  • Warm-up-
    • 500 choice
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 16 x 25 @ 45 or r=15
      • 25 kick/25 drill
      • IM order
  • Main Set-
    • 1 x 200 IM @ 4:00 or r=40
      • swim even lengths freestyle
    • 4 x 50 swim @ 1:10 or r=20
      • 25 fly/25 back
    • 1 x 200 IM @ 4:00 or r=40
      • swim as 2 x 100 IM’s
    • 4 x 50 swim @ 1:10 or r=20
      • 25 back/25 breast
    • 1 x 200 IM @ 4:00 or r=40
      • swim as regular 200 IM
    • 4 x 50 swim @ 1:10 or r=20
      • 25 breast/25 free
  • Recovery Set-
    • 8 x 25 @ r=5
      • 25 scull/25 pull
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 choice

Total = 2500

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Wednesday:  Mid-Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
    • 200 kick
    • 200 pull
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 6 x 50 pull @ 55 or r=10
      • breathe 3/5/7 by 50’s
  • Main Set-
    • 3 x through:
      • 1 x 200 swim @ 3:30 or r=30
        • moderate pace
      • 1 x 150 swim @ 2:45 or r=30
        • faster pace than 200
      • 1 x 100 swim @ 1:45 or r=15
        • faster pace than 150
      • 1 x 50 swim @ 1:30 or r=30
        • moderate pace
  • Recovery Set-
    • 4 x (25 scull/25 glide stroke/25 pull)
  • Speed Set-
    • 8 x 25 swim @ 45 or r=15
      • 25 easy/25 fast
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 3000

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Thursday:  IM

  • Warm-up-
    • 500 choice
  • Stroke Set A-
    • 10 x 50 stroke @ 1:10 or r=15
      • 25 drill/25 swim
  • Main Set-
    • 3 x through (one stroke per round):
      • 2 x 75 @ 1:45 or r=20
        • 25 kick/25 drill/25 swim
      • 2 x 75 swim @ 1:45 or r=30
        • build
  • Stroke Set B-
    • 10 x 50 swim @ 1:00 or r=10
      • 25 free/25 stroke
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 2500

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Friday:  Speed

  • Warm-up-
    • 3 x (125 swim/75 drill)
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 4 x through:
      • 1 x 50 @ 1:00 or r=15
        • 25 drill/25 swim
      • 4 x 25 swim @ 40 or r=10
        • build
  • Speed Set A-
    • 8 x 50 swim @ 1:10 or r=20
      • odd 50’s:  DPS
      • even 50’s:  build by 12.5’s
  • Speed Set B-
    • 4 x 3 x 25 swim @ 45 or r=20
      • #1:  DPS
      • #2:  @ 200 race pace, hold same # strokes
      • #3:  @ max speed, hold same # strokes
  • Speed Set C-
    • 8 x 50 swim @ 1:10 or r=20
      • odd 50’s:  DPS
      • even 50’s:  build by 12.5’s
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 swim

Total = 2500

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July 6-10, 2015

Workouts off the beaten path: June 29-July 3, 2015

Workouts for June 29-July 3, 2015

***If you prefer a formatted version of these workouts see PDF at bottom of page***

Monday:  Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 500 choice
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 10 x 50 pull @ 55 or r=10
      • breathe 3/4/5/6/7 by 50’s
  • Main Set A-
    • 2 x 500 swim @ 8:00 or r=30
      • 25 easy/25 fast/50 easy/50 fast/75 easy/75 fast/100 easy/100 fast
  • Main Set B-
    • 4 x 250 swim @ 4:00 or r=20
      • 50 easy/50 fast/50 easy/50 fast/25 easy/25 fast
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 3100

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Tuesday:  IM

  • Warm-up-
    • 600 choice
  • IM Kick Set-
    • 8 x 50 kick @ 1:30 or r=20
      • 2 of each stroke
  • IM Drill Set-
    • 16 x 25 @ 45 or r=15
      • 25 drill/25 swim
      • 2 of each stroke
  • Main Set-
    • 25 fly @ 40 or r=10
      • 25 fly/25 back @ 1:10 or r=20
        • 25 fly/25 back/25 breast @ 1:40 or r=20
          • 100 IM @ 2:10 or r=30
        • 25 fly/25 back/25 breast @ 1:40 or r=20
      • 25 fly/25 back @ 1:10 or r=20
    • 25 fly @ 40 or r=10
    • 100 easy @ 3:00
    • 25 free @ 30 or r=10
      • 25 breast/25 free @ 1:10 or r=20
        • 25 back/25 breast/25 free @ 1:40 or r=20
          • 100 IM @ 2:10 or r=30
        • 25 back/25 breast/25 free @ 1:40 or r=20
      • 25 breast/25 free @ 1:10 or r=20
    • 25 free @ 30 or r=10
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 choice

Total = 2500

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Wednesday:  Mid-Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
    • 4 x 50 kick @ r=10
  • Warm-up Set A-
    • 8 x 75 pull @ 1:20 or r=10
      • breathe 3/5/3 by 25’s
  • Warm-up Set B-
    • 8 x 50 @ 1:20 or r=20
      • first 1/3 of each 25 is underwater dolphin kick
  • Main Set-
    • 10 x 125 swim @ 2:30 or r=30
      • 2 x thru:
        • push last 25
          • push last 50
            • push last 75
              • push first 50
                • push first 25
  • Speed Set-
    • 8 x 25 swim @ 45 or r=20
      • 25 easy/25 fast
  • Cool-down-
    • 150 swim

Total = 3000

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Thursday:  Stroke

  • Warm-up-
    • 500 choice
  • Stroke Kick Set-
    • 10 x 25 fly, back, or breast kick @ r=15
  • Pull Set-
    • 500 pull
      • breathe 3/5/7/5/3 by 100’s
  • Stroke Drill Set-
    • 10 x 25 fly, back, or breast drill @ r=10
  • Turn Set-
    • 250 swim
      • moderate, no breathing in/out of turns
  • Stroke Swim Set-
    • 10 x 25 fly, back, or breast swim @ r=15
  • Cool-down-
    • 500 pull
      • breathe 3/5/3/5/3 by 100’s

Total = 2500

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Friday:  Speed

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
    • 2 x 50 (25 drill/25 swim) @ r=10
    • 200 kick
    • 2 x 50 (25 kick/25 swim) @ r=10
    • 200 pull
    • 2 x 50 (25 drill or kick/25 swim) @ r=10
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 4 x 75 (25 kick/25 drill/25 build) @ r=15
  • Main Set-
    • 8 x 50 free @ 55 or r=10
      • fastest possible average
    • 100 swim or pull easy @ 3:00
    • 6 x 50 “stroke” @ 1:10 or r=20
      • fastest possible average
    • 100 swim or pull easy @ 3:00
    • 4 x 50 free @ 1:00 or r=20
      • fastest possible average
    • 100 swim or pull easy @ 3:00
    • 2 x 50 “stroke” @ 1:20 or r=30
      • fastest possible average
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 2600

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June 29-July 3, 2015

Workouts off the beaten path: June 22-26, 2015

Workouts for June 22-26, 2015

***If you prefer a formatted version of these workouts see PDF at bottom of page***

Monday:  Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 400 choice
  • Main Set-
    • 1 x 400 pull @ 7:00 or r=60
      • breathe 3/5/3/5 by 100’s
    • 4 x 50 kick @ 1:30 or r=20
      • 25 easy/25 fast
    • 2 x 200 swim @ 3:30 or r=30
      • negative split
    • 4 x 100 pull @ 1:45 or r=15
      • descend times 1-4
    • 1 x 200 kick @ 5:00 or r=30
      • negative split
    • 8 x 50 swim @ 55 or r=10
      • descend times 1-4, 5-8
    • 16 x 25 swim @ 35 or r=10
      • descend times 1-4, etc.
  • Cool-down-
    • 200:  25 scull/25 swim

Total = 3000

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Tuesday:  IM

  • Warm-up-
    • 2 x thru:
      • 125 swim
      • 125 kick
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 12 x 50 drill @ 1:10 or r=10
      • 4 x 50 25 fly/25 back
      • 4 x 50 25 back/25 breast
      • 4 x 50 25 breast/25 free
  • IM Set A-
    • 6 x 75 swim @ 1:40 or r=20
      • 2 x thru:
        • 50 fly/25 back
        • 50 back/25 breast
        • 50 breast/25 free
  • Recovery Set-
    • 450 pull:  breathe 3/5/3 by 50’s
  • IM Set B-
    • 6 x 50 swim @ 1:05 or r=15
      • 2 x thru:
        • 25 fly/25 back
        • 25 back/25 breast
        • 25 breast/25 free
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 choice

Total = 2500

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Wednesday:  Mid-Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 400 swim
  • Warm-up Set A-
    • 8 x 25 kick @ 45 or r=10
  • Warm-up Set B-
    • 6 x 50 @ 1:00 or r=10
      • 25 drill/25 swim
  • Main Set-
    • 3 x thru:
      • 2 x 100 pull @ 1:45 or r=15
        • moderate effort
      • 4 x 50 @ 1:00 or r=10
        • 25 10-beat free/25 free
      • 1 x 200 swim @ 3:30 or r=30
        • descend times 1-3
  • Speed Set-
    • 8 x 25 swim @ 40 or r=15
      • 25 easy/25 fast
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 3000

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Thursday:  Stroke

  • Warm-up-
    • 400 swim
  • Warm-up Set A-
    • 8 x 25 @ r=5
      • 25 scull/25 pull
  • Warm-up Set B-
    • 8 x 50 @ 1:05 or r=15
      • Alternate:
        • 25 stroke drill/25 stroke
        • 25 free drill/25 free
  • Main Set-
    • 2 x thru:
      • 1 x 300 swim @ 5:15 or r=45
        • all free
      • 1 x 200 swim @ 3:45 or r=30
        • 50 stroke/50 free/50 stroke/50 free
      • 1 x 100 swim @ 2:00 or r=20
        • 50 stroke/50 free
      • 1 x 50 swim @ 1:15 or r=30
        • 25 stroke/25 free
  • Cool-down-
    • 200:  25 kick/25 swim

Total = 2500

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Friday:  Speed

  • Warm-up-
    • 500 choice
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 10 x 25 @ 45 or r=15
      • 25 drill/25 build
  • Main Set-
    • 2 x 150 swim @ 3:00 or r=60
      • 90% effort
    • 1 x 200 swim @ 4:30 or r=60
      • ½ speed (recovery pace)
    • 4 x 75 swim @ 1:45 or r=45
      • 90% effort
    • 1 x 200 swim @ 4:30 or r=60
      • ½ speed (recovery pace)
    • 6 x 50 swim @ 1:30 or r=45
      • 90% effort
    • 1 x 200 swim @ 4:30 or r=60
      • ½ speed (recovery pace)
  • Cool-down-
    • 10 x 25 swim @ 45 or r=15
      • ascend pace

Total = 2500

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June 22-26, 2015

Workouts off the beaten path: June 15-19, 2015

Workouts for June 15-19, 2015

***If you prefer a formatted version of these workouts see PDF at bottom of page***

Monday:  Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 400 swim
    • 4 x 50 (25 drill/25 swim) @ r=10
    • 8 x 25 pull @ r=5
  • Main Set-
    • Increase speed as swims get shorter:
      • 1 x 400 freestyle @ 6:30 or r=30
        • 2 x 200 freestyle @ 3:20 or r=20
          • 4 x 100 freestyle @ 1:45 or r=15
            • 8 x 50 freestyle @ 55 or r=10
  • Drill Set-
    • 20 x 25 @ 40 or r=15
      • 25 drill/25 swim
      • 2 x thru the following drills:
        • 10-beat free
        • 10-beat free with top scull
        • catch-up free
        • human stroke free (“long dog” free)
        • corkscrew (4 strokes free, 5 strokes back)
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 3000

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Tuesday:  IM

  • Warm-up-
    • 400 swim
    • 4 x 25 swim @ r=10
      • build each 25
  • Pull Set A-
    • 400 pull:  breathe every 3rd stroke
  • Stroke Set A-
    • 4 x 100 kick @ 2:30 or r=15
      • #1:  50 fly/50 back
      • #2:  50 back/50 breast
      • #3:  50 breast/50 free
      • #4:  100 IM
  • Pull Set B-
    • 400 pull:  breathe 3/4/5/choice by 100’s
  • Stroke Set B-
    • 12 x 50 swim @ 1:10 or r=20
      • 4 x through:
        • 25 fly/25 back
        • 25 back/25 breast
        • 25 breast/25 free
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 2500

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Wednesday:  Mid-Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 300 swim
    • 6 x 50 @ r=10
      • 25 drill/25 swim
  • Main Set-
    • 3 x through:
      • 1 x 200 pull @ 3:30 or r=30
        • moderate pace
      • 4 x 50 swim @ 1:00 or r=20
        • at 400 race pace + 2 seconds
      • 4 x 25 swim @ 30 or r=10
        • at 400 race pace
      • extra 30 seconds rest
  • Speed Set-
    • 12 x 50 swim @ 1:10 or r=20
      • fast in and out of turns!
      • fast finish!
  • Cool-down-
    • 300 swim

Total = 3000

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Thursday:  Stroke

  • Warm-up-
    • 500 swim
  • Speed Set A-
    • 10 x 25 @ 45 or r=15
      • 1st ½ length: underwater dolphin kick
      • 2nd ½ length: easy free
  • Pull Set A-
    • 250 pull:  breathe 3/4/5/4/3 by 50’s
  • Stroke Set-
    • 30 x 25 swim @ 40 or r=15
      • 25 stroke/25 free
  • Pull Set B-
    • 250 pull:  breathe 3/5/3/5/3 by 50’s
  • Speed Set B-
    • 10 x 25 @ 50 or r=20
      • 1st ½ length: underwater dolphin kick
      • 2nd ½ length: easy free
  • Cool-down-
    • 250 swim

Total = 2500

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Friday:  Speed

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 free
    • stretch for 2 minutes
    • 200 swim (mix of strokes)
    • stretch for 2 minutes
    • 200 kick
    • stretch for 2 minutes
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 8 x 25 @ 40 or r=10
      • 25 drill/25 swim
  • Speed Set A-
    • 3 x 150 free @ 3:00 or r=45
      • last 50 fast
      • middle 50 fast
      • first 50 fast
    • 6 x 50 stroke @ 1:15 or r=20
      • descend times 1-3, 4-6
    • 3 x 150 free @ 3:00 or r=45
      • first 50 fast
      • middle 50 fast
      • last 50 fast
  • Speed Set B-
    • 12 x 25 swim @ 45 or r=20
      • 25 easy/25 fast
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 swim

Total = 2500

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June 15-19, 2015

Workouts off the beaten path: June 8-12, 2015

Workouts for June 8-12, 2015

***If you prefer a formatted version of these workouts see PDF at bottom of page***

Monday:  Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
    • 100 kick
    • 200: 25 drill/25 swim
  • Main Set-
    • 1 x 600 pull @ 9:40 or r=40
      • 4 x 150 swim @ 2:40 or r=20
        • 1 x 400 pull @ 6:30 or r=30
          • 4 x 100 swim @ 1:45 or r=15
            • 1 x 200 pull @ 3:20 or r=20
              • 4 x 50 swim @ 55 or r=10
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 3000

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Tuesday:  IM

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
    • 200 kick
    • 200 pull
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 8 x 50 pull @ 55 or r=10
      • breathe 3/5 by 25’s
  • Main Set-
    • 4 x through:
      • 4 x 25 swim @ 45 or r=15
        • 100 IM order
      • 100 IM @ 2:15 or r=30
  • Kick Set A-
    • 300 kick
  • Kick Set B-
    • 12 x 25 kick @ 45 or r=10
      • 3 of each stroke
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 swim or pull

Total = 2500

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Wednesday:  Mid-Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 500 choice
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 12 x 25 @ 45 or r=15
      • 25 kick/25 drill/25 swim
  • Main Set-
    • 20 x 75 @ 1:30 or r=20-30
      • 1-4 @ EN-1 pace
        • 5-8 @ EN-2 pace
          • 9-12 @ EN-3 pace
        • 13-16 @ EN-2 pace
      • 17-20 @ EN-1 pace
  • Speed Set-
    • 20 x 25 @ 45 or r=15
      • 2 x 25:  ½ length underwater dolphin kick/½ length easy swim
      • 2 x 25:  DPS
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 choice

Total = 3000

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Thursday:  Stroke

  • Warm-up-
    • 300 swim
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 100 pull @ 1:40 or r=10
      • 200 pull @ 3:20 or r=20
        • 300 pull @ 5:00 or r=30
      • 200 pull @ 3:20 or r=20
    • 100 pull @ 1:40 or r=10
  • Main Set-
    • 4 x 25 “stroke” drill @ 45 or r=15
    • 1 x 50 swim @ 60 or r=10
      • 25 “stroke”/25 free
    • 4 x 25 “stroke” drill @ 45 or r=15
    • 1 x 100 swim @ 2:00 or r=20
      • 50 “stroke”/50 free
    • 4 x 25 “stroke” drill @ 45 or r=15
    • 1 x 150 swim @ 3:00 or r=30
      • 75 “stroke”/75 free
    • 4 x 25 “stroke” drill @ 45 or r=15
    • 1 x 200 swim @ 4:00 or r=40
      • 100 “stroke”/100 free
  • Turns Set-
    • 8 x 25 swim from mid-pool @ 45
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 choice

Total = 2500

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Friday:  Speed

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
    • 200 kick
    • 200 pull
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 6 x 50 @ 1:00 or r=10
      • 25 drill/25 build
  • Speed Set A-
    • 12 x 25 swim @ 45 or r=15
      • 3 x through:
        • 12.5 easy/12.5 fast
        • 12.5 fast/12.5 easy
        • 25 easy
        • 25 fast
  • Speed Set B-
    • 12 x 50 @ 1:10 or r=20
      • 3 x through:
        • 25 easy/25 fast
        • 25 fast/25 easy
        • 50 easy
        • 50 fast
  • Recovery Set-
    • 400 pull
    • 4 x 50 pull @ r=10
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 swim

Total = 2500

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June 8-12, 2015

Workouts off the beaten path: June 1-5, 2015

Workouts for June 1-5, 2015

***If you prefer a formatted version of these workouts see PDF at bottom of page***

Monday:  Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
    • 100 kick
    • 100 pull
  • Main Set-
    • 6 x 50 pull @ 55 or r=10
    • fast tempo
      • 3 x 100 swim @ 1:45 or r=15
      • moderate effort
        • 2 x 150 pull @ 2:30 or r=15
        • DPS
          • 1 x 300 swim @ 5:00 or r=30
          • negative split
        • 2 x 150 pull @ 2:30 or r=15
        • DPS
      • 3 x 100 swim @ 1:45 or r=15
      • moderate effort
    • 6 x 50 pull @ 55 or r=10
    • fast tempo
  • Speed Set-
    • 16 x 25 swim @ 40 or r=15
      • 25 easy/25 fast!
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 swim

Total = 3000

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Tuesday:  IM

  • Warm-up-
    • 400 swim
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 4 x through:
      • 25 scull/25 glide stroke/25 pull
  • IM Set A-
    • 2 x through:
      • 4 x 25 swim @ 40 or r=10
        • 1 each stroke
      • 3 x 50 swim @ 1:10 or r=20
        • 25 fly/25 back
        • 25 back/25 breast
        • 25 breast/25 free
      • 1 x 200 IM @ 4:30 or r=60
  • IM Set B-
    • 4 x through (continuous):
      • 25 back
      • 25 fly
      • 25 back
      • 25 breast
      • 25 free
      • 25 free
      • 25 free
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 choice

Total = 2500

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Wednesday:  Mid-Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 500 swim
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 10 x 50 @ 1:05 or r=15
      • 5 x through:
        • 25 10-beat free/25 catch-up free
        • 50 DPS free
  • Main Set-
    • 1000 swim
      • 3 x through + 100 easy:
        • 100 easy
        • 100 moderate
        • 100 fast
  • Recovery Set-
    • 10 x 50 pull @ 55 or r=10
      • breathe 3/5 by 25’s
  • Speed Set-
    • 10 x 25 swim @ 30 or r=10
      • 25 easy/25 fast
  • Cool-down-
    • 250 choice

Total = 3000

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Thursday:  Stroke

  • Warm-up-
    • 300 swim
  • Kick Set-
    • 12 x 25 kick @ 45 or r=10
      • 4 x thru:
        • 2 x 25 stroke
        • 1 x 25 freestyle
  • Stroke Set A-
    • 8 x 25 stroke swim @ 40 or r=10
    • 4 x 50 stroke swim @ 1:10 or r=15
    • 2 x 100 stroke swim @ 2:20 or r=20-30
  • Pull Set-
    • 12 x 25 pull @ 45 or r=5-10
      • 4 x thru:
        • 1 x 25 breaststroke
        • 2 x 25 free
  • Stroke Set B-
    • 2 x 100 stroke swim @ 2:20 or r=20-30
    • 4 x 50 stroke swim @ 1:10 or r=15
    • 8 x 25 stroke swim @ 40 or r=10
  • Drill Set-
    • 12 x 25 drill @ 45 or r=15
      • 4 x thru:
        • 2 x 25 stroke
        • 1 x 25 freestyle
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 2500

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Friday:  Speed

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
    • 200 kick
    • 200 pull
    • 4 x 50 swim @ r=10
      • descend times 1-4
  • Speed Set A-
    • 12 x 50 swim @ 1:00 or r=15
      • every 3rd 50 fast
  • Recovery Set-
    • 200 pull
  • Speed Set B-
    • 12 x 25 swim @ 40 or r=15
      • every 3rd 25 fast
  • Recovery Set-
    • 200 pull
  • Speed Set C-
    • 12 x 25 swim @ 40 or r=15
      • every 2nd 25 fast
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 2500

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June 1-5, 2015

Workouts off the beaten path: May 25-29, 2015

Workouts for May 25-29, 2015

***If you prefer a formatted version of these workouts see PDF at bottom of page***

Monday:  Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 200 swim
    • 200 kick
    • 200 pull
    • 200 swim
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 2 x through:
      • 2 x 25 kick @ r=10
      • 2 x 50 (25 drill/25 swim) @ r=10
      • 2 x 75 (25 scull with kick/25 drill/25 swim) @ r=20
  • Main Set-
    • 3 x 500 @ r=45
      • descend times 1-3
        • #1:  pull with buoy and band
        • #2:  pull with buoy
        • #3:  swim
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 easy

Total = 3000

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Tuesday:  Stroke

  • Warm-up-
    • 4 x (100 swim, 50 kick)
  • Pull Set-
    • 400 pull:  breathe 3/4/5/3 by 100’s
  • Drill Set-
    • 4 x 50 stroke drill @ r=10
  • Main Set-
    • 3 x 100 @ 2:00 or r=20
      • 25 stroke/75 free
    • 3 x 100 @ 2:10 or r=20
      • 50 stroke/50 free
    • 3 x 100 @ 2:20 or r=20
      • 75 stroke/25 free
    • 3 x 100 @ 2:30 or r=20
      • 100 stroke
  • Cool-down-
    • 100 choice

Total = 2500

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Wednesday:  Mid-Distance Freestyle/Pace

  • Warm-up-
    • 3 x (200 swim, 100 kick)
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 4 x 75 pull @ 1:30 or r=15
      • breathe 3/5/3 by 25’s
        • 4 x 50 pull @ 55 or r=10
          • breathe 3/5 by 25’s
            • 4 x 25 pull @ 30 or r=5
              • breathe 3/5 by 25’s
  • Main Set-
    • 4 x 150 swim @ 2:45 or r=30
      • descend times 1-4
        • 4 x 100 swim @ 1:45 or r=15
          • descend times 1-4
            • 4 x 50 swim @ 60 or r=15
              • same pace as 4th 100
                • 4 x 25 swim @ 30 or r=10
                  • all fast
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 choice

Total = 3000

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Thursday:  IM

  • Warm-up-
    • 400 swim
    • 100 kick:  backstroke
    • 100 drill:  IM
  • Warm-up Set-
    • 2 x 300 pull @ 4:45 or r=15
      • breathe 3/5/3 by 100’s
  • Main Set-
    • 8 x 75 swim @ 1:30 or r=20
      • 2 x through:
        • 25 fly/50 free
        • 25 back/50 free
        • 25 breast/50 free
        • 25 fly/25 back/25 breast
  • Speed Set-
    • 20 x 25 swim with fins @ 45 or r=20
      • 1/2 length fast underwater dolphin kick/1/2 length easy swim
  • Cool-down-
    • 200 choice

Total = 2500

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Friday:  Speed

  • Warm-up-
    • 400 swim
    • 200 kick
    • 2 x 75 (25 kick/25 drill/25 swim) @ r=15
    • 100 (25 scull with free kick/25 swim)
  • Speed Set A-
    • 1 x 150 swim (somewhat hard) @ 2:30 or r=20
  • Recovery Set-
    • 300 easy swim
  • Speed Set B-
    • 2 x 75 fast @ 1:30 or r=30
  • Recovery Set-
    • 300 easy swim
  • Speed Set C-
    • 2 x 50 fast @ 60 or r=20
  • Recovery Set-
    • 300 easy swim
  • Speed Set D-
    • 2 x 25 fast @ 40 or r=20
  • Cool-down-
    • 300 easy swim

Total = 2500

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May 25-29, 2015