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Purpose: Capacity (Base) Building
Target age group: 13-14 years old, 15-18 years old, 9-12 years old
Target level: Age Group (Advanced), Senior Age Group/ High School State Level, Age Group (Intermediate)
Weeks until target meet: 6 weeks
Team Location: United States
Course: 25 Meters
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Talk 10:00 [Perspective. PMA]
400 REV IM SKDS @ 15:00
(100) FLY K tempo @ 5:00
#SeniorA #SeniorB #PreSeniorA
12 x 50 FR EN2 @ 1:00 [11 kicks off wall]
10 x 50 FR EN2 @ 1:10 [11 kicks off wall]
[FR DISTANCE CHALLENGE]
FR swim @ 10:00 EN2
FR swim @ 8:00 EN2
FR swim @ 6:00 EN2
FR swim @ 4:00 EN2
FR swim @ 2:00 EN2
20 x 100 FR Kick EN2 @ 1:40
[19 x 100 FR Kick EN2 @ 1:45
[17 x 100 FR Kick EN2 @ 1:55 **
[17 x 100 FR Kick EN2 @ 2:00 **
[15 x 100 FR Kick EN2 @ 2:10 ##
[15 x 100 FR Kick EN2 @ 2:15 ##
[14 x 100 FR Kick EN2 @ 2:25 @@
[13 x 100 FR Kick EN2 @ 2:30 @@
[12 x 100 FR Kick EN2 @ 2:40
200 EZ CH
The swim coach was asked to define any shorthand he or she used in this workout. Their notes should provide some additional context to this swimming workout.
SKDS = Swim, Kick, Drill Swim by 25s
This practice has both high-end Senior swimmers and mid- to high end PreSenior (middle school) swimmers in it.
The Kick set has a lot of intervals, but that is just to give everyone the correct prescription for their kick speed. (Kick speed was determined by a previously-performed test set). Basically, the top group did 20 x 100 FR Kick @ 1:40. Everyone else did a reduced version of this set.
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