Daily Swim Coach Workout #947

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Workout Context

  • Purpose:  Capacity (Base) Building
  • Target age group:  15-18 years old, 19-22 years old
  • Target level:  Senior Age Group/ High School State Level, National/ Collegiate Level
  • Weeks until target meet:  2 weeks
  • Team Location:  United States
  • Course:  50 Meters
  • Shared workout link:  Click here to view this workout on commitswimming.com

The Workout

31 Minutes Dry Land [Stretch, donkey kicks, cart wheels, bridges (legs extended), row boats]
2 minute explanation of next set
10 x 100 @ 1:30 3rd length under water streamline kick
2 minute explanation of next set
6 x 75 @ 1:00 Kick side-bk-stomach with fins EN2
8 x 25 @ :40 Odds Choice Kick with board only EN3; evens partner racing Free SP3
1 x 25 @ 1:00 recovery REC (to half and back)
2 minute explanation of next set
5 x 50 @ 1:00 SP1 Breath reduction (take your goal total breath count and add 4 then take one away each 50)
3 x 50 @ 1:00 Recovery
2 minute explanation of next set
3 x 400 @ 6:00 Free, [inc. Stroke count by +2 each 100; pull w/ buoys and snorkels, awareness of balance, and symmetry of body and stroke] EN3
4 x 50s Progressively slower warm down on 1:30

Darren Sandvig
Coach, Golden West Swim Club (currently)

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15 days ago

Course: 50meters.

8 x 25 choice Kick!!!

Is it his accurate?