Workout overview

Duration: 1h 30m

Stress points: 87

Zone distribution

Z1: 25m

Z2: 24m

Z3: 22m

Z4: 16m

Z5: 3m

Z6: -

27%
27%
24%
18%
4%
0%

Author: Shayne Gaffney | GC Coaching

Hard Work Beats Talent When Talent Doesn't Work Hard!

WARM UP:
-10 minutes gradually progressing from Zone 1 to Zone 3.
-3x30 seconds priming efforts at progressing intensity and cadence, with 30 seconds easy between.
-2 minutes easy.
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MAIN SET:
-4x 15 minute intervals with varying duration, intensities, and body positions for each with 3 minutes rest between
---INTERVAL 1: Straight up SST over/unders. 5x (2 minutes seated @88% FTP @90 RPM and 1 minute standing @93% FTP @60 RPM).
---INTERVAL 2: Forward segmented intervals. 3x (5 minutes progressing both cadence and intensity. Segment 1 = 75% FTP @70 RPM. Segment 2 = 83% FTP @85 RPM. Segment 3 = 91% FTP @100 RPM).
---INTERVAL 3: Backward segmented intervals. 3x (5 minutes lowering both cadence and intensity. Segment 1 = 91% FTP @100 RPM. Segment 2 = 83% FTP @85 RPM. Segment 3 = 75% FTP @70 RPM).
---INTERVAL 4: Let's keep this one a secret, shall we? :-)
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COOL DOWN:
-6 minutes gradually reducing from Zone 2 to Zone 1.

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