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 December 12, 2013
5000m time trial
Row a 5000 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.
Row a single 40 minute piece. Aim for a consistent pace throughout.
5 x 2000m rate increase 22-28 / 2 min easy
Row five 2000 meter pieces. In each piece, row the first 1000m @ 22 spm. Then 500m @ 24 spm, 250m @ 26 and 250m @ 28. 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.