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Saturday Swim Session: Gale Bernhardt’s Endurance 1 Workout

Endurance is a critical component of fitness for triathletes and long distance open water swimmers. This is a great session for triathletes and open water swimmers to do to build their top end speed.

Saturday Swim Session: 25/75 Hike

Speed builds your fitness and gives you top end speed. For open water swimmers and triathletes this can assist with getting out through waves quickly but also helps develop the efficiency of the heart and lungs. This is a great session for triathletes and open water swimmers to do to build their top end speed.

Tuesday Training Plan: Getting Started With Swimming Beginner Training Plan

When you improve your swimming you will have accomplished something very special.
Designed for Beginner triathletes who are looking to improve their swimming fitness, the primary goal of this training plan is to ENHANCE YOUR swimming.

Saturday Swim Session: Long Swim with a Twist

Stamina is a key consideration for longer distance swimmers such as triathletes and open water swimmers. This session builds your stamina and endurance. This is a great session for triathletes and open water swimmers to do to build their sustained speed.

Saturday Swim Session: The Indicator II

Designer to develop your tolerance to lactic acid, this is also great test session that can be done every monthly to keep a check of your progress. This is a great session for triathletes and open water swimmers to do to build their sustained speed.

Saturday Swim Session: The Indicator

This is a great test session that can be done every fortnight to keep a check of your progress. This is a great session for triathletes and open water swimmers to do to build their sustained speed.

Saturday Swim Session: Ferris’ Folly

This session is also known as Up Down Ladder by 100. It is great for developing and improving your ability to pace your longer swims, as well as negative split 1,500s and longer. This is a great session for triathletes and open water swimmers to do to build their sustained speed.

Saturday Swim Session: Tarp’s Torture

This session is also known as Drop-Off 100s. It starts off very aerobic but build more and more anaerobic as the session goes on and will develop your threshold swimming successfully. This is a great session for triathletes and open water swimmers to do to build their sustained speed.

Saturday Swim Session: Fast Freddie’s Favourite

Maintaining your Threshold speed is the key to swimming success in longer events of greater than 1,000m. This session works on further developing your threshold and your ability to maintain it. This is a great session for triathletes and open water swimmers to do to build their sustained speed.

Tuesday Training Plan: Fitness Swimming Training Plan (Intermediate 8 week Plan) 3 swims per week

This programme will build your swimming fitness and develop your confidence and speed in the water even more.
Designed for Beginner & Intermediate triathletes and swimmers who are looking to improve their swimming fitness.

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