Daily Swim Coach Workout #357

by Dan Dingman 0

February 24th, 2021 Swimming Workouts, Training

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Workout Context

  • Purpose:  Base building
  • Target age group:  9-12 years old
  • Target level:  Age Group (Advanced), Age Group (Intermediate)
  • 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

Dynamic Shoulder Warm Up: 2 minutes
Warm Up
    10×25 Fr :30 foundations
    5×50 Bk :50 all from back dives, 5 dolphin kicks on start, 4 on turn
    10×25 br :30 UW pullouts past red line (10 yards)
    5×50 fly :50 4 dolphin kicks each wall w/zero one breakouts
        [zero one = no breath on first stroke)

    6×175 3:30 50fr, 50no fr, 75Fr
    1×500 7:30 (100bk, 100fr)
    1×500 7:30 (100br, 100fr)
Ramp up
    4×50 fr :50 (descend 1-4)
    4×50 IM order :50 (neg split)
    4×50 fr :45 (descend 1-4)
    4×50 IM order :50 (neg split)
    4×50 fr :40 (descend 1-4)

Polar Bear Challenge Set
    4x through
        1×25 :30 (feel-good fast)
        1×50 1:00 (sprint)
        1×25 :30 (sprint finish)
            [get your broken 100 time]
        1×25 1:00 ez
        3×100 2:00 (goal is to beat broken time plus 5 or better for each repeat)
Cool Down
    1×200 ez
    1×100 ez
    1×50 ez


Bryan Dedeaux
Head Age Group Coach, SET Swim (Saddleback El Toro)

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