Each day we offer three workouts to help you stay on track with your training. Choose from the short, medium, or long workout depending on your goals and schedule for that day.
If you don't like what we've chosen, use the “show alternate” links to display random selections for each workout type.
Workout durations include time to warm up and cool down. These durations may vary somewhat for distance-based training, depending on your pace.
|Max 30 min.||45 min.||60+ min.|
Your workouts for August 30, 2014
2000 meter time trial
Row a 2000 meter time trial, going for your personal best. After you've rowed, enter your time in the Online Ranking and see where you stand with others of your age, gender and weight class.
3 x 2000m rate increase / 4 min easy
Row three 2000 meter pieces. In each piece the first 1000m @ 24 spm. Then 500m @ 26 spm, 250m @ 28 and 250m @ 30. Row for four minutes at light pressure during the rest period.
5 x 2000m rate increase 20-26 / 2 min easy
Row five 2000 meter pieces. In each piece the first 1000m @ 20 spm. Then 500m @ 22 spm, 250m @ 24 and 250m @ 26. Row for two minutes at light pressure during the rest period.
TIPS FOR SUCCESS
Prepare and reward: Warm-up, cool-down, and stretch every time you train. Remember that workouts of greater intensity require a longer warm-up.