Olympic Distance Triathlon – Quick Taper (one week)


Sweet Spot intervals have become a trendy thing to talk about over the years. There is no trend here! This three-week training block will continue on your aerobic building blocks for higher FTP numbers and faster bike splits.

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The training has been put in, and it is time to begin your taper.

A proper taper should leave you feeling fresh on race day with some snap in the legs for your Olympic Distance triathlon. This quick taper plan will help you get the recovery you need but keep a bit of tempo, sweet spot on the bike, and high-intensity running to have you feeling race ready!

Weeks: 1

Average Weekly volume: 2.5hrs

Longest workout: 50min

Average workout length: 1hr 25min

Sports: Swim, Bike & run


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