Daily Swim Coach Workout #341

by Dan Dingman 0

January 26th, 2021 Swimming Workouts, Training

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Workout Context

  • Purpose:  Base building
  • Target age group:  15-18 years old, 19-22 years old, 13-14 years old
  • Target level:  Age Group (Advanced), Senior Age Group/ High School State Level, National/ Collegiate Level
  • 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 @1:30 [3rd lap under water]
2 minute explanation of next set
4 x 125 @ 2:15 (50 kick, 25 scull, 25 Tarzan, 25 sprint)
4 x 75 @ 1:20 (25 stroke sprint, 25 underwater, 25 stroke sprint)
4 x 50 @ 1:10 (25 feet first recliner scull, 25 head first leg out scull)15 minutes dry land
2 minute explanation of next set
10 x 25 @ :40 Pencil line vertical kick. Hang in pencil, arms in the saddle, for 5 sec then kick for 25 sec with 10 secs recovery. [The key is to have the body and legs in line, tight core muscles for alignment, full leg kick, ballerina toes] drill
12 x 50 @ 1:00 Dolphin kick on back with arms extended forearms only out with water bottle or fins in hands [works the core muscles a little more] drill
8 x 25 @ :40 Back flutter kick, from 1M, arms at side, with cup on head drill
8 x 25 @ :40 Back flutter kick, from 1M, arms at side, with cup on head and shoulder rotation/body roll drill
8 x 25 @ :40 Backstroke from 1M with cup of water on head drill
6 x 150 @ 2:00 Back emphasis on head still and good body rotation
8 x 50 @ 1:00 SP3 back stroke (remember what you have learned)
4 x 50 recovery @ 1:00

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 training
EN = Endurance training

Darren Sandvig
Coach, Golden West Swim Club (currently)

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