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  1. Monday 11/12/18

    PM SCY w/ Trip @ LRRC

    2x
    300 swim every 4th 25 scull w/ SNKL
    4x75 @ 1:20 k/dr/UW w/ fins
    2x150 @ 2:00 D1-2 pull w/ paddles + SNKL

    8x25 V.S.
    4 @ :40 FR kick w/ BD
    4 @ :30 FR swim

    3x200 @ 4:00 D1-3 (2:25, 2:15, 2:03)
    100 EZ
    4x50 @ :50 @ 200 FL PACE (:30, :30, :30, :30-)

    300 EZ

    Total: 3200

    SHOUT OUT: Trip. He did 3x300 @ 4:00 and then a 300 FAST. Final time on the 300 FAST: 3:21. Once again, that old geezer dropped the hammer
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  2. Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout 11/13/18

    by , November 12th, 2018 at 12:38 PM (Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout)
    SCY

    Warm up
    4 x 100 1:45
    3 x 100 2:00 alt 25st/25fr
    2 x 100 2:15 kick
    8 x 25 :30 strong

    Stroke set
    3x
    4 x 25 :45 IM order/stroke
    1 x 100 2:00 IM/stroke

    Sprint set
    4x
    4 x 25 :45
    1 x 100 2:15
    [RD1/3 100 is fast, RD2/4 25s fast]
    [All swims choice]

    Kick set
    2x
    1 x 75 1:45
    1:00 [vertical kick]
    3 x 25 :45 fast

    Freestyle set
    4 x 100 1:30 long & strong
    3 x 100 1:25 desc 1-3
    2 x 100 1:20 neg split
    1 x 100 best effort

    Warm down
    4 x 50 1:00

    Total: 4000
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  3. 11/9, 11/12 Workouts

    by , November 12th, 2018 at 09:32 AM (Swimming Through Jello)
    Friday afternoon, weekend off, Monday. I was super-sore all weekend after squats on Friday. Re-acclimating after rest week for the meet, I guess.

    Friday, 11/9/2018 CrossFit Workout

    Warmup - plyos, stretching, barbell warmup

    Strength - A) Front Squat - 45/5, 135/3, 185/3, 225/2, 245/1, 265/1, 275/1, 285/1
    B) Back Squat - 155/10,10,10

    Conditioning - 7x(EMOM 7 C2B Pullups, max wall balls)
    wall ball total - 15, 15, 15, 15, 15, 10, 13 - Lost the pullup pace on the last two minutes!

    Monday, 11/12/2018 Pool Workout
    Didn't sleep well at all and took a bit to get into the swing of things this morning. Going to work hard on redeveloping 6-beat kick in the mid distances, I have neglected that for a 2-beat for too long.

    900 d1-3 x 300 to 80%
    800 SKiDS (build 2nd S)
    700 p - odd 100s br3, even 100s d1-3 br5
    600 100 1-arm, 100 swim DPS
    500 50k/50sw
    400 FAST
    300 50dr/50sw
    200 p br3/5/7/3 x 50
    100 FAST

    100 warmdown

    4600y

    That is definitely a new Masters yardage record - mostly because Coach miscounted and thought he was writing down 3700 :P
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  4. Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout 11/12/18

    by , November 11th, 2018 at 10:49 AM (Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout)
    LCM intervals left, SCY intervals right

    Warm up
    2 x 150 2:45 [2:30]
    4 x 50 1:00 [1:00] choice
    3 x 100 1:45 [1:30]
    4 x 50 1:15 [1:05] stroke

    Kick set
    4x
    1 x 100 2:30 [2:15]
    1:00 [vertical kick]

    Freestyle set
    6 x 150 2:30 [2:15] desc 1-3/4-6
    6 x 100 1:40 [1:30] desc 1-3/4-6
    6 x 50 :50 [:45] desc 1-3/4-6

    Main set
    4x
    1 x 50 1:15 [1:15] easy
    1 x 50 1:15 [1:15] build
    1 x 50 1:15 [1:15] fast
    [RD1/3 stroke, RD2/4 choice]

    Warm down
    4 x 50 1:00

    Total: 4000
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  5. Saturday 11/10/18

    PM SCY w/ Trip @ LRRC

    1000 swim 100 FR/100 BK

    9x200 @ 2:30
    3 - SMOOTH pull w/ paddles + SNKL (2:22, 2:21, 2:22)
    6 - D1-3 in pairs (2:25, 2:25, 2:18, 2:18, 2:12, 2:10)

    6x100 @ 1:30
    3 - swim breathe every 4
    3 - kick w/ fins + BD

    Total: 3400
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  6. Friday 11/9/18

    PM SCY w/ Trip (as chief split-getter) @ LRRC "Friday Super Suit Broken Swim Fly Day"

    400 swim every 4th scull
    300 pull w/ paddles + SNKL
    200 kick 50 FR/50 FL w/ BD
    100 I.M. drill

    3x100 @ 1:20 D1-3
    4x25 @ :30 V.S. FL
    175 EZ

    "Broken 200 FL" (w/ B70 Neuro Comp full body suit)
    100 @ :15 REST (56.88)
    2x50 @ :10 REST (29.26, 29.74)

    Time: 1:55.88

    125 EZ
    6x100 @ 1:15 swim w/ paddles + fins + SNKL

    Total: 2500

    SHOUT OUT: Trip, for delaying the start of his workout to get my splits for me!
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  7. Thursday 11/8/18

    PM SCY w/ Trip + Jack @ LRRC

    400 swim every 4th 25 scull w/ SNKL
    300 pull w/ SP + SNKL
    200 kick every 3rd 25 BR w/ BD
    100 I.M. drill

    4x100 @ 1:20 D1-4
    4x50 @ 1:00 "Progressive Freestyle"

    100 @ 1:20 pull w/ paddles + SNKL (1:13)
    200 @ 2:40 pull w/ paddles + SNKL (2:25)
    300 @ 4:00 pull w/ paddles + SNKL (3:27)
    400 @ 5:20 pull w/ paddles + SNKL (4:17)
    300 @ 4:00 swim BIG N.S. (1:46/1:39)
    200 @ 2:40 swim BIG N.S. (1:08/1:03)
    100 @ 1:20 swim BIG N.S. (:32/:30)

    300 EZ

    Total: 3500
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  8. Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout 11/9/18

    by , November 8th, 2018 at 11:58 AM (Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout)
    LCM intervals left, SCY intervals right

    Warm up
    1 x 200 3:30 [3:15]
    2 x 100 2:00 [1:45]
    4 x 50 1:15 [1:05] stroke
    4 x 50 1:00 [1:00]
    2 x 100 1:45 [1:30]
    1 x 200 3:30 [3:00]

    Kick set
    1 x 200 5:00 [4:30]
    1:00 [vertical kick]
    1 x 100 2:30 [2:15]
    1:00 [vertical kick]
    2 x 50 1:30 [1:15] fast

    Main set
    2 x 50 :50 [:45]
    3 x 50 :55 [:50]
    4 x 50 1:00 [:55]
    5 x 50 1:05 [1:00]
    [All swims choice]

    Freestyle set
    2 x 400 6:40 [6:00]
    4 x 200 3:20 [3:00]

    Warm down
    4 x 50 1:00

    Total: 4100
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  9. 11/8/18 Workout

    by , November 8th, 2018 at 09:37 AM (Swimming Through Jello)
    Thursday, 11/8/2018 Pool Workout

    Stiff and sore today still!

    300 ez
    400 IM SKiPS
    300 d1-3

    2x{200 mod 3:15
    8x25 VS :30
    4x50 mod (#3 fast) 1:00
    2x75 b x 25 1:15
    50 EZ
    2x100 b to mod 1:45
    200 k FAST
    100 ez}

    //First round free, second round kind of a mix. Did k/fins on the 2nd fast 200, calf cramp last 50 so limped to the wall. Repeated again after the 100 ez and went much better.

    200 warmdown

    4000y
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  10. Wednesday 11/7/18

    PM SCY Solo @ LRRC "Smells Like Taper Spirit"

    400 (150 swim/50 kick)
    300 (100 pull/50 kick)
    200 (50 swim/50 kick)
    100 I.M. drill

    4x75 @ 1:10 D1-4 :51, :49+, :46+, :44)
    6x50 @ :40 swim w/ SP
    8x25 V.S.
    4 @ :40 FR kick w/ BD
    4 @ :30 FR swim

    200 EZ

    8x100 @ MILE PACE (goal pace for next weekend: sub 1:04)
    4 @ 1:20 (1:04, 1:05, 1:05, 1:04)
    2 @ 1:15 (1:03, 1:03)
    2 @ 1:10 (1:03, 1:03+)

    2x200 @ :15 rest EZ FR kick w/ fins + BD

    Total: 3200

    Felt very labored on my 100s today. Could not get going on my pace until I actually got to the faster intervals. Not entirely sure what to make of that. Anyways, only the first day of taper so can't expect to feel fantastic already!
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  11. Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout 11/8/18

    by , November 7th, 2018 at 05:01 PM (Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout)
    SCY

    Warm up
    6 x 100 1:45
    6 x 75 1:30 25st/25fr/25st
    6 x 25 :30 strong

    Kick set
    2x
    1 x 150 3:30
    1 x 100 2:15
    1 x 50 1:15 fast

    Main set
    2x
    1 x 50 1:00 easy
    4 x 25 :45 fast
    1 x 50 1:00 easy
    2 x 50 1:15 fast
    1 x 50 1:00 easy
    1 x 100 2:00 fast
    [All swims choice]

    Freestyle set
    2x
    4 x 50 1:00 pace, be consistent
    4 x 50 :50 desc 1-4
    4 x 50 :40 strong

    Warm down
    4 x 50 1:00

    Total: 4100
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  12. 11/7/18 Workout

    by , November 7th, 2018 at 09:23 AM (Swimming Through Jello)
    Wednesday, 11/7/2018 CrossFit Workout

    Whole body sore. Triceps and hamstrings especially.

    Warmup - rowing, TTB warmup, barbell warmup

    Strength - Power Clean - 135/3, 165/3, 185/3, 205/3, 225/3
    //No pop at all. Made this fairly easy though.

    Conditioning - 3 rounds, 5:00 on, 5:00 off
    25 cal assault bike, then AMRAP
    15/10/5 per round TTB
    15/10/5 per round cal row

    2+11, 3, 5.

    First week after taper week is really tough. I do not feel good!
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  13. Tuesday 11/6/18

    PM SCY w/ Trip + Jack @ LRRC

    400 swim every 4th 25 scull w/ SNKL
    400 kick 100 FL/100 FR w/ fins + BD
    400 I.M. k/sw/dr/bld by 25
    400 @ 5:00 pull w/ paddles + SNKL
    4x100 @ 1:20 D1-4

    8x50 @ 1:00 "Progressive Freestyle" w/ SNKL

    10x200 @ 2:40
    5 - D1-5 pull w/ paddles + SNKL (2:22, 2:21, 2:20, 2:18, 2:13)
    2 - swim w/ opposite fin + opposite paddle + SNKL
    3 - D1-3 swim (2:19, 2:09+, 1:59+*)
    * bonus 1:00 rest after #9

    4x100 @ 1:30 swim breathe every 4
    200 EZ

    Total: 5000
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  14. Workout 11/06/18: evening

    by , November 6th, 2018 at 10:41 PM (Maple Syrup with a Side of Chlorine)
    2 x [150 swim/50 kick/100 pull] + 200 extra

    9 x 100 on 2:00 [did 125's, with 25 extra at the end]
    1-3 even, 4-6 descend, 7-9 even pace

    4 x 75 K-S-P on 1:30 [did 4 on 1:15, then 50 easy]
    200 loosen and out
    Sauna time!
    [Masters/Rec/2450 yds/45 min]
    ===================
    Starting to come down with my annual fall head cold - hope it passes more quickly than in previous years.
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  15. 11/6/18 Workout

    by , November 6th, 2018 at 03:01 PM (Swimming Through Jello)
    Tuesday 11/6/2018 CrossFit Workout

    Back to the gym to work my strength back up.

    Warmup - rowing, plyos, stretching

    Strength - Clean Deadlift - 135/3, 225/3, 275/3, 315/2, 345/1, 365/1, 385/1

    Conditioning -
    30-20-10
    Alternating DB Sn 50#
    Burpee box jumps 24"
    9:03
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  16. Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout 11/7/18

    by , November 6th, 2018 at 12:23 PM (Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout)
    LCM intervals left, SCY intervals right

    Warm up
    2 x 150 2:45 [2:30]
    6 x 50 1:00 [1:00]
    2 x 100 2:30 [2:15] kick
    3 x 100 1:45 [1:30]
    6 x 50 1:15 [1:05] stroke

    Main set
    2x
    1 x 100 2:15 [2:00] 25stroke/75free
    1 x 100 2:15 [2:00] 50stroke/50free
    1 x 100 2:15 [2:00] 75stroke/25free
    1 x 100 2:15 [2:00] 100stroke

    Kick set
    4x
    1 x 50 1:20 [1:15]
    1:00 [vertical kick]

    Freestyle set
    1 x 100 1:40 [1:30] mod
    1 x 200 3:20 [3:00] neg split
    1 x 400 6:40 [6:00] long & strong
    1 x 400 6:20 [5:30] long & strong
    1 x 200 3:10 [2:45] neg split
    1 x 100 best effort

    Warm down
    4 x 50 1:00

    Total: 4000
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  17. Monday 11/5/18

    PM SCY w/ Trip @ LRRC

    2x
    300 swim every 4th 25 scull w/ SNKL
    4x75 @ 1:20 k/dr/UW w/ fins
    2x150 @ 2:10 swim breathe 2-4-6 by 50 w/ SP

    5x300 @ 4:00 D1-5 (3:40, 3:30+, 3:21, 3:17, 3:15*)
    * bonus 1:00 rest after #4

    100 EZ

    Total: 3400
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  18. Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout 11/6/18

    by , November 5th, 2018 at 12:47 PM (Sarasota Y Sharks Masters GOLD Workout)
    SCY

    Warm up
    4 x 75 1:15
    3 x 100 1:45
    4 x 75 1:30 IM/stroke
    3 x 100 1:30

    Kick set
    3x
    1 x 75 1:45
    1:00 [vertical kick]
    1 x 75 1:45 fast

    Main set
    2x
    1 x 100 2:00
    2 x 75 1:30
    3 x 50 1:15
    4 x 25 :45
    [RD1 75s & 25s fast, RD2 100 & 50s fast]
    [All other swims perfect stroke]
    [All swims choice]

    Freestyle set
    6x
    1 x 100 1:30
    1 x 75 1:05
    1 x 50 :45
    1 x 25 :30

    Warm down
    4 x 50 1:00

    Total: 4350
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  19. Ozark SCM Champs and 11/5/18 Workout

    by , November 5th, 2018 at 09:57 AM (Swimming Through Jello)
    Saturday, 11/3/2018 Ozark LMSC SCM Champs

    I have decided I will do no more one-week tapers! Was right at the point where everything just feels... off. But the meet went pretty well anyway! First meet in my new 30-34 age group (even though I don't technically turn 30 for another two weeks, but FINA rules and all). Pool deck was super cold, and all I brought for warmups was swim trunks and a t shirt. We were pretty much all shivering the whole time. That didn't help with endurance.

    Warmup - 200 free/100 back/200 k
    8x50 k/dr dr/b 1:00 IMO
    3x100 1:30 aerobic
    100 ez
    (Tech suit putting on adventures!)
    2 dive start

    Mixed 200 Medley Relay - 2:02. (Ozark record!), Breast split 29.77
    Sloppy start, my backstroker really glided in.

    100 Breast - 1:07.25 (Ozark record!), 31.40 (Ozark record!)/35.85
    My goal for this was to break both records, so I was OK with a little bit of a piano on my back the last 25 :P

    Mixed 800 Free Relay
    - (relay got Ozark record!), 2:11.27 leadoff (Ozark record!)
    Um, so I was put into this relay without my permission... but it was me, a 75 year old, 72 year old, and 56 year old all either coming out of or into events, and there was no Ozark record for whatever age group we ended up aggregating into, so we just cruised it.

    Mixed 200 Free Relay - (relay Ozark record!), 24.12 split
    Actually got a decent relay start in this one. Turn was a bit jammed.

    100 IM - 1:03.76 (Ozark record!)
    Not a great swim - slower than last year. Was running out of gas at this point (only two heats after the relay swim), especially with the cold deck.

    50 Free - 24.77 (Ozark record!)
    Surprised I had some pop left by this point, this was much better than last year. Breakouts were way too deep on start and turn, really have to nail those down.

    Men's 400 Medley Relay
    - (relay Ozark record!), not even going to mention my fly split :P
    Another one I got snookered into - this time with 2 75 year olds and a 72 year old. And we couldn't even get out of it because the backstroker scratched his individual 100 back and used this as the split!

    Somewhere around 200 warmup and warmdown between each race. Maybe a little more warmdown after 100 breast.

    Was completely gassed at the end - spent 5 minutes after the relay with a thousand yard stare sitting on the blocks, but happy with how I did overall. Always nice to see some friends too.


    Monday, 11/5/2018 Pool Workout

    Working out the kinks today. Nothing really fast. Shoulders and oddly hamstrings are sore.

    4x{150 free 20 sec rest
    100 pull br3/4/5/6 by round 15 sec rest
    50 1-arm free 10 sec rest}

    2x{300 80%
    300 fartlek (25 cruise/25 fast - 50/50 - 75/75)
    300 90%}
    All on coach's go, ended up being ~5:00 interval
    Rd 1 - fr/bk x25, Rd 2 - pull/pads & snorkel

    6x50 dr/sw ez 1:00 IMO

    4x{6x25 :35 - ascending distance underwater work and breath control}

    200 warmdown

    3900y

    Updated November 9th, 2018 at 01:43 PM by JPEnge

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  20. Saturday 11/3/18

    PM SCY w/ Trip + Doug (as official split-getter) @ LRRC "Six on Five"

    400 swim w/ SNKL
    300 pull w/ paddles + SNKL
    200 kick every 3rd 25 BR w/ BD
    100 progressive scull w/ SNKL

    6x50 @ :40 D1-3, 4-6
    8x25 V.S.
    4 @ :40 FR kick w/ BD
    4 @ :30 FR swim

    100 EZ

    6x @ 5:00
    100 DIVE FAST
    150 EZ

    200 EZ

    Total: 3300

    SHOUT OUT: Doug Martin, for sticking around to time Trip and I. Trip, for taking this set by the horns and really just f***ing s**t up. The man is a continual inspiration. You the man, Trip!

    Results:
    4/13/18 (SCY) - 57.0, 58.0, 57.8, 58.5, 58.7, 58.2 (Endurance brief)
    5/26/18 (LCM) - 1:04, 1:04, 1:04+, 1:06, 1:06, 1:07 (Endurance brief)
    6/23/18 (LCM) - 1:00, 1:00, 1:01-, 1:03-, 1:03, 1:03- (B70 Neuro Comp full body)
    11/3/18 (SCY) - 55.91, 56.17, 55.88, 56.62, 57.36, 57.11 (Nike brief)

    Trip's Results:
    11/3/18 (SCY) - 1:00.78, 1:00.06, 1:00.00, 1:00.11, 1:00.38, 1:00.18 (Endurance jammer)

    Updated November 3rd, 2018 at 11:31 PM by Calvin S

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