Central Coast Half Marathon & 10k Training Program Week 2

Central Coast Half Marathon & 10k Training Program Week 2

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Welcome to week two of the program, I hope you enjoyed your training last week and I look forward to seeing many of you at Mingara Athletic Track on Wednesday this week. In this week of the program we start to build up the ks a little.

10km Training Program

Finish time over 50 mins

Day Training
Mon 9/9 4k
Tue 10/9 Rest
Wed 11/9

4k Total

including track session: 6 x 400m (3 mins recovery between each)

Thu 12/9 Rest / X Train*
Fri 13/9 Rest
Sat 14/9 6k Long Run
Sun 15/9 Rest / X Train*

 

Finish time under 50 mins

Day Training
Mon 9/9

10k Total

including fartlek: 4 x (2 min effort / 2 min easy jog recovery)

Tue 10/9

Rest

Wed 11/9

8k Total

including track session: 8 x 400m (2 mins recovery between each)

Thu 12/9

Rest / X Train*

Fri 13/9 8k
Sat 14/9 14km Long Run
Sun 15/9 Rest / X Train*

 

Half Marathon Training Program

Finish time over 2 hours

Day Training
Mon 9/9 6k
Tue 10/9 Rest
Wed 11/9

6k Total

including track session: 8 x 400m (3 mins recovery between each)

Thu 12/9 Rest / X Train*
Fri 13/9 Rest
Sat 14/9 10k Long Run
Sun 15/9 Rest / X Train*

 

Finish time under 2 hours

Day Training
Mon 9/9

10k Total

including 3 x (5 mins at half marathon pace / 5 mins easy running)

Tue 10/9 Rest
Wed 11/9

10k Total

including track session: 8 x 400m (2 mins recovery between each)

Thu 12/9

Rest / X Train*

Fri 13/9 10k
Sat 14/9 16k Long Run
Sun 15/9 Rest / X Train*

 

Training Information / Terminology:

Wed track sessions: option to do coached RUNFIT 2260 session at Mingara Athletics Track for $10 a session plus track entry on Wednesday at 5.45pm.

- Park Run is a free timed 5k event. Head to www.parkrun.com.au for details. Local Park runs including The Entrance, Mt. Penang and Woy Woy.

- Unless specified in the programs all running should be carried out at a pace at which you think you could carry on a conversation with someone

- Fartlek: (meaning speed play) is alternating between fast and slower running

- 3k pace: this is the pace /effort level you would expect to run in a 3k race

- 5k pace: this is the pace /effort level you expect to run in a 5k race

- 10k pace: this is the pace /effort level you expect to run in a 10k race

- Half Marathon Pace (HMP): is the pace / effort level you expect to run in a half marathon

- X/Train: means cross training which is any other form of exercise such as swimming or cycling. It should not interfere with your ability to complete running training

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