Coach Ray

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Month: September 2019

Mike’s Middle Distance Magic: Its winter goal time!

It’s that time of year again when the yearly goals start to get written down and set in stone on training peaks. This year has been pretty up and down and if you have been following my blogs you will…

Chef Ray: Pizza Dough

This is Biju Thomas and Allen Lim favourite pizza dough recipe. It’s super-fast and easy to prepare. In my household it is often made on a Friday evening and then have homemade pizza’s for dinner instead of takeaways. The kids love it, because they get to decide what goes on top.

Saturday Swim Session: 100’s With Pull Buoy

The Pull Buoy is a great training tool, as it allows you to focus on your stroke whilst minimising the propulsive forces delivered by the legs. This workout includes some Pull Buoy work, between sets of 100m repetitions. This session is perfect for Ironman and Olympic distance triathletes or people doing longer Ocean Swims.

Friday Fartlek Run: Very Well Fit Mile Repeats

Building your top end speed is a great for developing your VO2 Max. This session is great for runners and triathletes running events up to Half Marathon and even marathon distance.

Clatters Chatter: New Gear = New Approach

Have you experienced that exciting feeling when you get something new and you cant wait to use it. Well this week I got a brand new piece of gear, that I cant wait to talk about and how its setting…

Wednesday Windtrainer Workout: Cycling Today Stairway to Heaven

Threshold is your ability to ride at sustained pace for a longer period of time. Building your ability to sustain this pace or to ride at a higher intensity will provide big dividends. This is a perfect workout for triathletes, mountain bikers and road cyclists.

Mikes Middle Distance Magic: The Off Season!

It’s officially the off season for me now all the races are over for 2019. After speaking to Ray after my race last week and he said train how and whenever you want just don’t add intensity. I was like…

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