Fall Practice of the Week: 8/12- 8/17 2019

8/12:
Warm Up EN1 20′ x EKTY x 1, 2, 3, 4 100 @ BBDPS, 200 @BB, 1 OB, 300 @ 1, 2, 3 OB, 400 @1, 2, 3, 4 OB, for additional explanations please go to Basics
Kick Set 20′ x 200 w/20″ Fins EY {b, s, b, s 200’s w/20″ rest until 15′ finish
Sprint Set SP3 2 x (4 x 6 str on 1:15)

50

w/50 drill

2 sets of 4 repetitions of 6 strokes from push off, ALL OUT, NO BREATH; swim easy to the 50, restart on the 1:15; after 4 rep’s, do a 50 drill of the week.  See Basics
An. Threshold EN3

Intensity: 3 to 4 OB

30′ x {(1 x 200 w/30″ to 40″

{(1 x 400 w/40″ to 50″

 Repeat 1x 200, 1x 400, until 35’ finish.  Observe the resting intervals.
VO2max  SP1

Intensity: 4 ½ to 5 ½ OB

12 x 50 on 1:30 Repeat 12x 50 leaving every 1’30”

T or K or Y min. 45” rest.

8/13:

Warm Up EN1 15′ x EKTY x 3, 2, 1 300 @ BBDPS, 200 @ 1 OB, 100 @ 2 OB, for additional explanations please go to Basics
Prolonged Sprint SP3 2 x {6 x (5 + turn + 3) on 2:15

75 or (50)

W/50 drill, after 6 repetitions

On the first set do freestyle and  4th best stroke, on the second set choose your 2nd and 3rd best strokes.

2 sets of 6 repetitions of 5 strokes + turn + 3 strokes ALL OUT, no breath, then swim easy to the 75 or 50 and back to mid pool, restart every 2:15”.  Start from “mid pool” or a distance from the wall at which you need 5 strokes to get to the wall.  In fly, you will breathe at the wall, breast rhythm requires to breathe every stroke, and on back your face is out of the water.
Aerobic Training EN2

Count: (A to K) x 3

Intensity: 1½ to 2½ OB

Paddles and Zoomers or Fins

45′ x 1650 w/1:30 rest Swim 1 mile or 2 times count (A to K) x 3, try to swim a linear set, maintain your pace do not slow down.  Count, keep the stroke cycles the same for the duration of  the set.
Kick Set 10′ x 100 w/15″ Fins EY {b, s, b, s 100’s w/15” rest for 10 minutes

8/14:

Warm Up EN1 20′ x EKTY x 2, 2, 2 200 @ BBDPS, 200 @ 1 OB, 200 @ 2 OB, 200 @ 3 OB, for additional explanations please go to Basics
Aerobic Training EN2

Intensity: 1½ to 2½ OB

45′ x 200 w/15” to 20” Swim 200’s, one of each stroke, observe the rest intervals.  One each: Y, K, T, E, and IM.
VO2 max SP1

Intensity: 4½ to 5½ OB

20’ x 100 w/60” to 75” A to B Swim 100’s dive in and race try breathe every 2 strokes in free and fly, including no breath for the more advanced athletes in and out of the turns
Kick Set 5′ x 25 w/5″ Fins EY {b, s, b, s 25’s w/5” with fins

8/15:

Warm Up EN1 20′ x EKTY x 4, 3, 2, 1 400 @ 3, 2, 1, BBDPS, 300 @ 3, 2, 1OB, 200 @ 2, 1OB, 100 @ BB, for additional explanations please go to Basics
In Motion Speed SP3 2 x {(6 x 25 on 1:10) w/50 drill

6 str

2 sets of 6 repetitions of 25’s, sprint into the wall all out, no breathe the last 6 strokes
An. Threshold EN 3

Intensity:  3 – 4½ OB

Paddles optional

35′ x 100 w/ 30” to 40” 100’s observe the recommended resting intervals.  Stroke choice, prefer NO free.
Kick Set 20′ x 50 w/10″ Fins EY {b, s, b, s 50’s w/15″ rest until 15′ finish

8/16:

Warm Up EN1 15′ x EKTY x 1, 1, 1… 100 @ BBDPS, 100 @ 1OB, 100 @ 2OB, 100 @ 3OB, 100 @ 4OB, restart until 15’ are finished.  For additional explanations please go to Basics
Kick Set 10′ x {(1 x 200 w/15”)

{(2 x 100 w/10”) w/20”

{(4 x 50 w/ 5”) w/20”

Fins EY {b, s, b, s

1x 200, 2x 100, 4x 50, watch the recommended rest in the middle of the swim and at the end
Aerobic Training EN2

Intensity:  1½ to 2½ OB

Count:  A to J

Paddles optional

40′ x 500 w/20” to 30” Swim 500’s take 20” to 30” rest, repeat until 40 minutes
An. Threshold EN 3

Intensity:  3 to 4 OB

Count:  A to D

Fins optional

25′ x 200 w/45”

Y w/fins

Swim 200’s take 45” at the end, repeat until 25′.  Recommended stroke FLY with fins

8/17:

Warm Up EN1 20′ x EKTY x 4, 4, 2 400 @ BBDPS, 1OB, 2OB, 3OB.
Aerobic Training EN 2

Intensity: 2 to 3 OB

45′ x {4 x 100 rev. IM w/15“

{8 x 50 kk belly-side w/fins w/10“

{4 x 100 3rd-4th-3rd-4th  w/15“

{8 x 50 kk back-side w/fins w/10”

Repeat each swim as written, taking 15″ rest between each 100 and 10” between the 50’s.  Restart until 45′ are finished.  The rev. IM is ETKY, the 100’s are alternating 3rd best and 4th best strokes

The 50’s go under water the first 25 belly or back and the second 25 on the side, bottom arm leading, top arm trailing; one time face one wall then the other.

Sprint Set SP3 4 x 5 strokes on 1:30 w/50 drill

50

4 repetitions of sprint ALL OUT, no breath for 5 strokes, swim easy to the 50
Lact.  An. Tolerance SP2

Count:  5½ to 6½  OB

3 or 4 x 200 on 13’ 3 – 4x 200’s dive-in, choice of stroke.  Interval as shown.  Active rest: swim easy 300 up to 400 after each effort.
Warm Down EN1 600 E, K, E, T, E, Y Easy swim on E breathe e/5
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