Category Archives: Coach’s Corner

Week of August 1 – 7, 2016

Hello team,

I hope you are all doing well. Enclosed you will find the breakdown for this week:

  • Monday
    • Aquatic Center – Swim
    • 5:30 am
  • Tuesday
    • Downtown YMCA – Bike/Run
    • 5:00 am
  • Wednesday
    • Aquatic Center – Swim
    • 5:30 am
  • Thursday
    • Downtown YMCA – Track
    • 5:00 am
  • Friday
    • Aquatic Center – Swim
    • 5:30
  • Saturday
    • Kilarney Station – Bike / Run
    • 6:30 am
  • Sunday
    • Clay Road – 6 am
    • 12 – 16 miles

Wednesday – Swim Workout

Try and complete the workout in less than 80 min

Warm up: 500 Free

Kick: 8 x 50 Flutter or Dolphin on 1 min

Swim: 8 x 75 alternating 25s of Free/non-free/free on 1:15

Please pick an interval that will give you at least 10 sec recovery.

Swim: 5 x 100 free on 1:30

100 easy kick

Swim: 5 x 100 free on 1:25

100 easy kick

Swim: 5 x 100 free on 1:20

100 easy

Kick: 200 choice

Pull: 400

Swim 8 x 25 choice on :30

Cool Down: 200

Week of July 24 -30, 2016

Hello team,

Please find the schedule for this week:

  • Monday
    • 5:00 am
    • Downtown YMCA
    • Two Options
      • Option 1: Bike Ride 2 hours – You will need lights for the ride
      • Option 2: Swim workout
  • Tuesday
    • 5:00 am
    • Downtown YMCA
    • Bike / Run
    • Duration: 2 hours
  • Wednesday
    • 5:00 am
    • Downtown YMCA
    • Swim
  • Thursday
    • 5:00 am
    • Downtown YMCA
    • Run Track
  • Friday
    • 5:00
    • Downtown YMCA
    • Swim
  • Saturday
    • 6:30 am
    • Killarney Station
    • Duration: 3 – 4:30 hours
  • Sunday
    • 6:00 am
    • Clay Road
    • 14 – 16 miles

Weekend Update – July 22 – 24, 2016

Hello team,

I hope you are all having an amazing day. Enclosed you will find the weekend update:

  • Friday, July 22, 2016IMG_2906
    • Aquatic Center on International Dr.
    • 5:30 am
    • Swim
  • Saturday, July 23, 2016
    • UCF Research Parkway
    • 6:30 am
    • Bike / Run
      • UCF Group: 2:30 hours
      • Dtwn Group: 4:30 hours – There will be a group out of the Downtown YMCA leaving at 5:00 am towards UCF. You will need lights!image
  • Sunday, July 24, 2016
    • Clay Road
    • 6:00 am
    • Run
      • 1 lap or 2 laps

Monday’s workout

Hello team,

As you are aware that this entire week we we will be swimming at the downtown YMCA .  Enclosed, you will find a swim workout for tomorrow .

There’s also going to be a group biking out of  the Downtown YMCA at 5 AM for two hours. If you would like to join us make sure you have lights on your bike .

Keep up the good work and I’ll see in the morning .

Warm up:

300 free/200 pull/200 kick
6 x 75 Free as 50 build:25 easy with 20 sec ri
Main Set A:
2 x 200 Free with 20 sec ri
1 x 100 MOD wtih 20 sec ri
2 x 300 Free with 30 sec ri
1 x 100 MOD
2 x 400 Free with 40 sec ri
1 x 100 MOD

Cool Down: 6 x 75 as 50 Free/25 Back with 20 sec RI
Cool Down: 100

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Thursday Morning!
This Thursday we will be holding our FTP test on the new Spin Bikes at the Downtown YMCA.

Downtown YMCA
433 N. Mills Ave.
Orlando, FL 32803

However, there a few things that you need to have in place. I only have 36 bikes, first come first serve. Please read below.

Thursday – 5 am
Download MyWellness App on your phone before arriving at the YMCA.
Mywellness by MyWellness SRL
https://appsto.re/us/oYiLF.i

Please bring your heart rate monitor and spin shoes. 

You will need to bring your phone with the app. 

We are going to spin for 50 min and then go run. 
 
6 am – Track / Run