MY TRAINING PLANS ARE A SAFE BUT PROGRESSIVE GUIDE FOR YOUR NEXT PHASE OF TRAINING OR RACE GOAL.
The training plans are designed to be in three consecutive phases.
The Foundation Plan
No matter what your race goal is this is about improving your technique and thus economy. Learn More.
The Winter Plan
The Winter plan is about building your fitness and holding that technique that you’ve built under greater load and pressure. Learn More.
The Preparation Plan
Finally, the Preparation Plan splits into 4 different plans depending on your race distance – Sprint, Olympic, 70.3, Ironman. Learn More.
THE FOUNDATION PHASE (6-14 Weeks)
Like any structure that we want to build on, the foundation is the key to this stability. Your racing and in particular you’re A-race for next year must start with a sound foundation if you want to be more economical, injury free and faster. Learn more >
Price: $212 (all prices are in dollars as the plans are on Training Peaks, a US company).
THE WINTER PHASE (12 Weeks)
Fitness, fitness, fitness… Winter training is all about developing your all round fitness for Triathlon. Yes you have to take into winter things you have learned or built on in the Foundation phase however holding this new learning under greater pressure. If preparing for an Ironman or 70.3 it’s key that you don’t over run or over bike on duration. Whatever distance you’re training for you need to have enthusiasm at the start of the 12-week preparation phase. Learn more >
Price: $145 (all prices are in dollars as the plans are on Training Peaks, a US company).
THE PREPARATION PHASE (12 Weeks)
In both foundation and winter phase, each athlete will be working on basically the same skill acquisition and improving their endurance physiology (with different weaknesses and strengths), preparing themselves for the final phase into their main event. The Preparation Plan, this is where your training becomes specific to you and the race distance you wish to cover. The key is 1) You’re not injured, 2) You’re enthusiasm is high and 3) Technically you are sound. Learn more >
Price: $145 (Sprint, Olympic, 70.3 and Ironman Preparation plans available) – (all prices are in dollars as the plans are on Training Peaks, a US company).
Example of a Plan
How to use my training plans
I USE TRAINING PEAKS TO MANAGE MY PLANS
I use leading industry platform Training Peaks (TP) to manage all of my training plans. You can make TP as complex or as easy as you wish. There are some cool free features with TP however you can also upgrade and use their more advanced features.
If you haven’t used TP before, please watch this video to make your journey smoother.
Here are step by step instructions on applying a plan. You also get a walkthrough on how to apply this automatically after purchase.