Daily Swim Coach Workout #274

by Dan Dingman 0

November 12th, 2020 Swimming Workouts, Training

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Workout Context

  • Purpose:  Base building
  • Target age group:  13-14 years old
  • Target level:  Age Group (Intermediate), Age Group (Advanced)
  • Weeks until target meet:  1 weeks
  • Team Location:  United States
  • Course:  25 Yards
  • Shared workout link:  Click here to view this workout on commitswimming.com

The Workout

15 minutes dry land
10 x 100 @1:40 [3rd lap under water]
2 minute explanation of next set
    1×25 @ :30 Fly
    1×25 @ :30 ‘Fish’ kick
    10 sec. static dolphin kick at wall then flip turn and strait into
    1×25 @ :40 Fly (under water dolphin to 3rd line)
1×100 @ 2:00 REC

2 minute explanation of next set
6×200 @ 3:00 free with fins [1-2: DPS, 3-4: catch up 11’s, 5-6 teeth gritting speed]
1×100 @ 2:00 REC

2 minute explanation of next set
6×50 @ 1:10 Breast or Back with paddles only SP1
8×25 @ :40 Br or Back sprint SP3
5×50 @ 1:00 REC

Coach Notes

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.

SP = sprint, EN = Endurance, REC = recovery, 11’s refers to arm position that makes an 11 (rather than a streamline).

Darren Sandvig
Coach, Golden West Swim Club (currently)

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