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Calvin S

  1. Thursday 3/22

    (rough work schedule Tuesday and Wednesday kept me out of the pool)

    AM and PM SCY + Crossfit + Bonus Swim

    Today was PWB day (thanks for the workouts).

    AM swim:

    Warmup sets (1,400 set / 1,400 total)

    1 x 500: 100 free swim, 300 IM k/d/d by 25s, 100 free swim

    4 rounds of 4 x 50's on :50, descend each round to fast-ish (90%)
    -- 1st rd: fly/back
    -- 2nd rd: back/brst
    -- 3rd rd: brst/fr
    -- 4th rd: free

    1 x 100: easy

    Main set #1 (2,000 set / 3,400 total)


    12 x 150: swim free
    -- 6 on 2:00, gentle descend in pairs (1:43s, 1:38/1:37, 1:36/1:35)
    -- 4 on 1:50, descend 1 to 4, try to start faster than your 2nd pair of 150s on the previous 6 (1:39, 1:38, 1:36, 1:35)
    -- 2 on 1:40, descend 1 to 2, try to start at your 3rd 150 of the last set, then blast the last one (1:35, 1:33)

    4 x 50 @ :35, :40, :45, :50, active recovery

    200 EZ

    Total: 3600

    PM swim:

    Warmup sets (800 set / 800 total):

    1 x 400: 100 free, 200 IM kick-drill by 25s, 100 free

    2 sets of 4 x 50 @ 1:00 kick w/ board building legs

    Something Borrowed (3,000 set / 3,800 total)

    There are four rounds and you can take a Masters Minute between rounds

    Round #1: 1 x 400 2 x 200 4 x 100

    Round #2: 1 x 300 2 x 150 4 x 75

    Round #3: 1 x 200 2 x 100 4 x 50

    Round #4: 1 x 100 2 x 50 4 x 25

    400/300/200/100 did negative split on 1:15 base.
    200/150/100/50 did deconstructing IM on 1:20 base.
    100/75/50/25 did reverse IM order by round, 1:10, 1:20, :50, :25

    200 EZ

    Total: 4000

    Crossfit:

    AMRAP (as many rounds as possible) for 7:00 of the following:
    3 thrusters, 3 pull-ups
    6 thrusters, 6 pull-ups
    9 thrusters, 9 pull-ups
    ...etc. climbing in sets of 3

    made it through 15/15 and got 13 thrusters in the 17/17 round.

    Bonus Swim:

    To make up for 2 days of being out of the water, I sped over to the club pool from Crossfit to play water polo with the club team. Played 3 15:00 "periods" final score: White (me) 12 - Blue 10.

    4 goals tallied.

    Updated March 24th, 2012 at 12:50 AM by Calvin S

    Categories
    Swim Workouts
  2. Monday 3/19/12

    Monday 3/19

    AM and PM SCY

    AM swim:

    500 swim
    500 pull
    500 kick w/ fins

    4x
    3x50 drill @ 1:00
    1x100 strong @ 1:30

    4x
    3x50 kick w/ board @ 1:00
    1x100 w/ paddles + overkick @ 1:30

    100 EZ

    Total: 3600

    PM swim:

    500 swim
    5x100 K/S/Dr/Bld @ 1:30

    4x150 BoA/C-U/DPS* by 50 @ 2:30
    1x400 Dr/S by 50 @ 6:00
    4x150 surf kick/overkick/swim by 50 @ 2:30
    2x400 6-beat kick @ :30 rest
    4x150 6-beat kick @ 2:30
    3x400 breathe 3/5/7 by 50 @ :30 rest

    21x50 1 line/2 lines/3 lines** under H2O @ :50

    350 EZ

    Total: 6600

    * Bow and arrow drill, Catch-up drill

    ** Our pool is lined both lengths and widths for 25 yard competition, so the lines correspond to the black lines running perpendicular to the direction we were swimming.
    Categories
    Swim Workouts
  3. Friday 3/16/12

    AM and PM SCY

    AM swim:

    500 swim
    500 kick w/ fins and board

    10x50 @ 1:05 w/ fins, 25 under H2O kick fast, 25 swim fast

    3x
    200 Ascend by 50 @ 2:45 (2:09, 2:05, 2:03)
    100 Descend by 25 @ 1:20 (1:00, 1:00, 1:01)
    4x50 hold 100s average across 50s @ :45 (:30s, :30s, :29s)

    100 EZ

    Total: 3100

    PM swim:

    600 (150 Swim/50 Kick)
    400 pull
    6x100 @ 1:45 kick choice

    8x25 @ :35 under H2O kick
    8x25 @ :30 (O: under H2O swim, E: swim)

    16x50 @ 1:00 (V.S. (variable sprint) in sets of 4)
    100EZ

    8x100 @ 1:20 (O: Desc 1-4, E: cruise stroke)
    100 EZ

    8x75 @ 1:05 (O: 50 build/25 fast, E: 25 build/50 fast)
    100 EZ

    20x50 @ 1:00 (O: cruise, E: fast)
    100EZ

    Total: 5600
    Categories
    Swim Workouts
  4. Thursday 3/15

    Thursday 3/15/12

    PM only SCY

    Crossfit:

    12:00 as many rounds as possible of the following:

    10 [nomedia="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TC2FmcPH64o"]Wall Ball - YouTube[/nomedia]
    10 [nomedia="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gczI5sINn9U"]SEAL FIt Man Maker - YouTube[/nomedia]
    200 meter sprint

    results: 4 rounds completed + through 9 man makers for round 5

    Swim:

    900 (200 FR/100 FL kick on side)

    12x100 kick w/ board 1@2:00, 1@1:50, 1@1:40 (D1-3, Odd 3 FR, Even 3 Non-FR)

    12x100 6@1:20, 6@1:30 (6 FR, 6 BK, 3 Pink, 2 Red, 1 Blue)

    300 EZ

    Total: 3600

    Updated March 17th, 2012 at 01:32 PM by Calvin S

    Categories
    Swim Workouts
  5. Wednesday 3/14

    AM only SCY

    500 swim
    500 pull
    500 kick w/ fins and board

    12x75 @1:15 25 strk IM order/50 free

    9x150 @ 2:15 add-on strk IM order
    3 fly (50 FLY/100 FR, 100 FLY/50FR, 150 FLY)
    3 back (same as above)
    3 breast (same as above)

    200 EZ

    6x25 fly/back/breast x 2 Fast @ :35

    300 EZ

    Total: 4400

    Updated March 16th, 2012 at 10:26 PM by Calvin S

    Categories
    Swim Workouts
  6. Tuesday 3/13

    I plan to start recording workouts at the very least so that I can go back and review them at a later date. I figure anyone interested in how I train can also get a glimpse of my day to day training.

    3/14/12 PM only SCY.

    First Crossfit workout of the season:

    3x
    40 yards lunge w/ 25 lbs weight above head
    40 yard sprint
    15 push-ups
    40 yard bear crawl

    AFAP for time

    final time: 7:05

    Pool workout:

    500 swim

    8x100 @ 1:30 (O:50dr/50bld, E: D1-4)

    10x100 @ 1:50 Kick FR w/ board (O:cruise, E:fast)

    6x100 @ 1:20 (3 pink, 3 red, 2 fly kicks off all walls)

    10x75 @ 1:20 kick FL on back in S-line (O:cruise, E:fast)

    100 EZ

    Total: 3750

    Updated March 16th, 2012 at 10:26 PM by Calvin S

    Categories
    Swim Workouts
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