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  1. Friday 9/28/12

    Friday 9/28

    "Sprint King"

    PM only SCY

    3x
    400 @ 5:20 swim 4/6/2 turns
    6x50 @ 1:00 #1,6 FR, #2-5 IM order (RD1: kick, RD2: drill/build, RD3: Fast/EZ)
    3x100 @ 1:15, 1:10, 1:20 (IM) by round, D1-3

    100 EZ

    Sprint King:
    4x
    50 @ 5:00 FAST IM order by round (200 EZ after each 50)
    1x
    100 @ 5:00 IM (200 EZ after the 100)

    500 kick w/ board + fins 100 FL/100 FR
    100EZ

    Total:5000

    Results:
    FL 26.8
    BK 32.0
    BR 29.6
    FR 24.9
    IM 1:02.5

    The college team does this every year and I participate, although being one of the coaches this year, I couldn't swim it with them, so I swam int he preceding hour.
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  2. Wednesday 9/26/12

    Wednesday 9/26

    PM only SCY

    600 swim 4/6/2 turns
    400 pull w/ buoy
    300 drill/DPS by 50

    8x25 @ :30 FAST kick w/ board FR (AVG: 20.2)
    6x50 @ 1:00 drill
    8x50 @ 1:00 FAST kick w/ board FR (AVG: 41.1)
    6x50 @ 1:00 drill
    8x100 @ 2:00 FAST kick w/ board FR (AVG: 1:21.9)

    100 EZ

    6x100 @ 1:15 D1-3, 4-6 hold RED pace
    6x50 @ 1:00 active recovery

    Total: 4300

    It has been a super busy week and I barely had enough time to get in a few workouts, let alone record them here.
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  3. Monday, Oct. 1

    by , October 1st, 2012 at 03:16 PM (The FAF AFAP Digest)
    Swim/SCY/Solo:

    Warm up:

    600 various
    10 x 25 shooters w/fins @ :40
    50 EZ

    Speed Sets:

    I did a slightly modified version of workout #2 from the HIT forum: [ame="http://forums.usms.org/showthread.php?t=21451"]U.S. Masters Swimming Discussion Forums[/ame]

    8 x 25 burst + cruise @ 1:00
    50 EZ

    8 x 25, perfect DPK streamline + 12.5 sprint to wall @ 1:00
    100 EZ

    8 x (25 @ 100 pace + 50 EZ w/fins) @ 2:00
    -- 4 free (11 low), 4 fly (11 high)
    100 EZ

    3 x broken 100 AFAP w/fins + 200 EZ @ 6:00
    1 = 75 + :10 rest + 25 (did fly, :51)
    2 = 50 + :10 rest + 50 (did IM, :52)
    3 = break every 25 for :10 (did fly, :46)
    -- I had my usual trouble with breakouts in fly. I can't seem to sense the surface very well and I can feel the drag from lifting my head slightly.

    4 x 50 breast pull w/parachute @ 2:00
    100 EZ

    Total: 3250


    ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

    Felt better this am and got in a good workout, though now tummy is feeling a bit queasy again.

    Boosting immunity:
    http://www.swimmingscience.net/2012/...s-part-ii.html
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  4. Sarasota Y Sharks Masters 5:30 AM Workout -10/02/20122

    by , October 1st, 2012 at 01:28 PM (Sarasota Y Sharks Masters 5:30 a.m. Workout)
    SCY
    WARM UP:
    1 X 200 3:15 3:00
    2 X 150 2:30 2:15
    3 X 100 1:40 1:30
    Two rounds. Round 1 intervals left, 2 right.

    1 X 200 kick 4:30
    3 X 100 kick 2:15
    8 X 25 sprint kick :45
    1 X 100 swim

    12 X 100 choice 2:00
    #3-6-9-12 are fast

    6 X 200 3:30
    odds: IM
    evens: free, negative split

    WARM DOWN: 4 X 50 easy 1:00

    5000Y
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  5. 10.01.12 - Monday workout

    by , October 1st, 2012 at 10:24 AM (Pete's swim blog)
    Swam w/ Roger, Dave, Dave, Aundrey, Danny, Ray, Leah, Wendy and Keith. Played 4 v 4 soccer in a cool drizzle last night. Optimal conditions and I got a solid 80 minutes of play. About halfway through, I chased down a cross that was played a little too long. As I controlled the ball, I slipped and fell. Laying on the ground, I took a quick look at the situation... one defender approaching and another blocking the goal... I'm laying on my side 10 yards from the goal and hey, the ball just rolled to my feet. I figured "why not", bent my knee and took a shot. Somehow, I got some power on it and the ball threaded past the two defenders and into the back of the 4' x 4' goal. We all just laughed. I only wish I were that good. My back was a wreck from refereeing all weekend but not so bad this morning. I struggled through the first set but was ok after that.

    SCY

    600 warm up

    200 IM - 3:00
    200 IM - 2:55
    200 IM - 2:50
    100 IM/100 Free - 2:45
    100 IM/100 Free - 2:40
    100 IM/100 Free - 2:35
    200 Free - 2:30
    100 Easy
    Made the 200 IMs but got in trouble at the 100 IM/100 Free. Fell a few seconds back and then dropped the fly from the next IM. Still off the interval so I dropped fly and back for the final 100 IM. That got me closer but I was still needing to make the 200 free in 2:25. Picked up the pace and was only off by a second.

    6 x 150 - 2:30 (free/sdk/free)
    100 Easy
    This was supposed to be 8 sdks, breathe, submerge and do another 8 sdks. Repeat for 50 yards. It took me a while to get the hang of this. I ended up doing 8 sdks, taking a breaststroke pull/kick and then submerging. That was the only way I could get back into a streamline with any appreciable speed.

    5 Times through:
    * 50 hard kick/50 easy pull - 1:45
    * 50 hard pull/50 easy kick - 1:45

    10 x 50 - 1:00 25 fly no breath/25 easy
    I made #1, #2, #3, #6, #8, #10 no breath.

    16 x 25 - :40
    * Down hard stroke IM Order
    * Back no breath

    200 Cool down

    (5200 Total)
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  6. Sat & Sun, Sept. 29-30

    by , September 30th, 2012 at 06:18 PM (The FAF AFAP Digest)
    Sat Drylands:

    rehab exercises, 15 min
    super pullover, 110 x 1 x 15, 120 x 2 x 15
    good mornings, 65 x 1 x 8, 75 x 1x 8, 80 x 1 x 8
    explosive leg press, 190 x 3 x 15
    leg abductor, 120 x 3 x 8
    rear delt fly, 75 x 2 x 8, 80 x 2 x 8
    power wheel roll outs, 3 x 15
    knee tuck jumps, 10
    standing broad jumps, 10
    altitude drops, 10


    Sun Swim/SCY/Solo:

    600 various
    8 x 25 shooters w/fins @ :40
    50 EZ
    15 x 50 fly & back drills @ :20
    50 EZ
    10 x 50 smooth free w/paddles @ :50
    100 EZ

    Total: 2250


    +++++++++++++++++++++++++++

    Ack! My house is a cesspool of viruses. Lil Fort was sick all weekend with a stomach bug, having inherited it from Teen Fort. I just dropped Mr. Fort off for a flight to Phoenix and he is not feeling well. And, now, I am feeling poorly. I just hope I get the mild version! For this reason, I popped into the gym on Sat., my usual day off. Just did a recovery workout today.

    Here are some interesting links to research on training specificity that Jimby posted on FB:

    http://coachsci.sdsu.edu/csa/vol12/table.htm

    Yay! Homeland and Dexter are back and I can recline in style.
  7. Sun. Sept 30, 2012 1:00-1:45pm NO MORE YMCA LAP SWIMS

    by , September 30th, 2012 at 05:39 PM (Fast Food Makes for Fast Swimming!)
    I just completed my last YMCA lap swim session, as my membership is done as of today. I'm sure I'll be back to it one day again, but for now, I'll be 100% swimming only with the age group team.

    I got the idea for my swim today from [ame="http://www.usms.org/forums/showthread.php?t=21404"]Chris's post on the HVT Workouts [/ame]listing, though modified as he suggested for swimming vs. kicking

    Warmup/Main Set All-in-one

    7 x 100 Free @ 1:30 (1:15s)
    no extra rest
    6 x 100 Free @ 1:25 (1:10s)
    rest < :30 to nearest 60/30 on paceclock
    5 x 100 Free Pull @ 1:20 (1:08s)
    rest < :30
    4 x 100 Free Pull @ 1:15 (1:08s)
    rest < :30
    3 x 100 Free Pull @ 1:10 (1:06s)
    rest < :30
    2 x 100 Free @ 1:05 (1st one 1:04+, didn't make 2nd one)
    rest < :30
    1 x 100 Free @ 1:00 (went 1:01)

    200 EZ

    -----------------
    3000 Yards

    Ending this month I had my largest yardage output ever, and I swam only once a day, no doubles. Prior to the summer months, I was averaging about 45 miles a month. Here's my last few months showing my summer training into when I joined the swim team:

    Jun- 32.46 miles (=57,137 yards, =52,246 meters)
    Jul - 29.96 miles (=52,724 yards, =48,211 meters)
    Aug - 23.03 miles (=40,532 yards, =37,063 meters)
    Sep - 64.36 miles (=113,280 yards, =103,583 meters)

    I swam almost triple what I'd done in August, and wasn't really too beaten up by it. I know I'm tired, but I'm still expecting good things to come in my next couple meets anyway.
  8. 09.29.12 - Saturday workout

    by , September 30th, 2012 at 08:32 AM (Pete's swim blog)
    Swam w/ Dave, Dave, Mary and Sally.

    SCY

    500 Warm up

    200 Kick
    4 x 100 IM - Odds Drill, Evens Swim
    4 x 50 Kick

    4 x 50 Kick
    200 Fly down/free back - 3:15
    200 Free - 3:00
    200 Back down/free back - 3:15
    200 Free - 3:00
    200 Breast down/free back - 3:15
    4 x 50 Kick

    25 Fly - :30
    50 Bk/Br - 1:00
    100 Free - 1:30
    2 x 25 Fly - :30
    50 Bk/Br - 1:00
    2 x 100 Free - 1:30
    3 x 25 Fly - :30
    50 Bk/Br - 1:00
    3 x 100 Free - 1:30
    4 x 25 Fly - :30
    50 Bk/Br - 1:00
    4 x 100 Free - 1:30

    200 Cool down

    (4350 total)
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  9. Workout 09/29/12:

    by , September 29th, 2012 at 11:45 PM (Maple Syrup with a Side of Chlorine)
    Coached the morning Masters group today during our open house. GregJS and five others made it out and I think everyone left a tad tired, so I did my job well. Meg noted that she has had some interest, but folks plan on starting back when the fall session starts in two weeks.

    This evening I jumped in and did:

    w/u: 200 FR/200 BK/200 IM drill

    2 x Noah's Ark on 7:00 with snorkel
    - 1st: FR pull with buoy (6:32)
    - 2nd: FR swim (did extra 50: 6:51)
    1 x 50 EZ

    4 x 125 IM's on 2:00
    - fly-bk-br-fr-fr, bk-br-fr-fly-fly, ...
    4 x 50 kick on 1:00
    4 x 75 IM rotations on 1:30

    200 w/ snorkel loosen and out
    (Solo/Rec/2850 yds/50 min)
    ---------------------------

    My arms were tired after the Ark's, probably from the swimming as well as moving some furniture in the basement in my attempt to organize. I ended up doing half of the flys in the IM's as single-arm since I figured drill is better then poor technique.

    Planning on some basketball tomorrow night, after I look at some basketball shoes. My cross-trainers are low-tops, and my knees have been bothering me since last weekend.

    Here is my final yield for jelly this season, assuming the rest of the vines are picked clean by friends. You'll notice Nila modeling for your viewing enjoyment ...
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  10. Sat., Sept 29, 2012 8:00-10:00am Killer Saturday #2

    by , September 29th, 2012 at 03:32 PM (Fast Food Makes for Fast Swimming!)
    I figured that we'd be getting something like this kind of workout today, after how nice John was to us in last night's practice. The one nice part of today however, was that we didn't do any intense fin kick set (maybe he forgot).


    Warmup:

    1000 Mix-it-up (your choice) I did 150 Free, 50 Back, with the exception of the 3rd 200 did 50 Fly Drill
    500 Kick w/ board (25 EZ, 25 Hard)
    20 x 50 Free Pull @ :50 not intense, just do them

    Bathroom break...and then:


    Main Set:

    12 x 200 as: 3 Rounds of 4 x 200 @ 5:00 each, 2:00 bonus rest between rounds
    I needed to try to keep my HR @ 170 here (kids were @ 180)
    OMG and a few other choice words were going through my head at this point
    • Round 1 (Stroke) I did Fly, Back, Breast, Fly
    • went 2:18, 2:31, 2:48, 2:20 <--not too shabby at the end, and I'm not falling apart like I used to
    • Looking forward to my 800 IM SCM in a few weeks
    --- 100 EZ
    • Round 2 (IM)
    • went 2:24, 2:26, 2:30, 2:36
    • I really started falling apart on the 3rd one of these, and the 4th one was just garbage
    --- 100 EZ - contemplated getting out here, but that not like me
    • Round 3 (Free)
    • went 2:20, 2:17, 2:14, 2:11
    • These all hurt, and the first 2 were just struggling to get going. I got a second wind and kinda pulled through on the last two
    300 EZ swim and out

    ---------------------
    5300 Yards


    Part of this tiredness today could be all my swimming I've been doing, could be my age in relation to the workouts I'm doing, could be that I was up this morning to start work at 5:00am as well. I did leave work for a 3 hour block to swim, then returned to finish up the machinery I was working on. I still like the results I'm getting in practice, even though today pushed me just about to the failing point, in fact I would say that I did fail on this main set, which is a good thing to not have everything be so easy to do. I'll be ready to get back to it again next week.
  11. Early Morning Sat Swim

    did 3600.

    The theme was 500's and 250's

    250s/250K (wu)
    500 sw
    250 k
    500 sw
    250 k
    500 s
    250 k
    500 s
    250 k

    100 cd

    nice endurance set. felt good after lifting last night.
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  12. Friday, Sept. 28, 2012 7:00-9:00pm

    by , September 29th, 2012 at 12:47 AM (Fast Food Makes for Fast Swimming!)
    Tonight basically amounted to a fun laid back day in the pool. The coach had the 1st half hour working with "new recruits" who were possibly joining the team, doing swimming tests, etc. and the welcome to the team kind of things with the parents, should they decide to stay. So we had our warmup to be done in the meantime.

    Warmup:

    800 MI (25 Drill, 25 Build)
    400 Kick w/ board
    8 x 100 Free Pull @ 1:45 desc. 1-4, 5-8 (didn't go too crazy here)

    16 x 25 @ 1:00 Odds V-sit scull, Evens Streamline Back Kick

    10 x 75 Kick w/ fins @ 1:15 (25 Hard/25 EZ/25 Hard)

    Quote Originally Posted by Coach John
    "well, since I'm in a good mood...we'll do some different interesting stuff tonight...but be ready for tomorrow morning."
    I didn't like the way he ended that statement, but I'll go with it.

    8 x 25 Breaststroke @ 1:00
    • Odds Right Hand/Left Foot grab behind back
    • Evens Left Hand/Right Foot grab behind back
    Down to the other end to play on the blocks

    2 x 50s off blocks - "butt dive" entry (figure it out), V-Sit scull (forward, backward, or sideways) to the 25, then SPRINT Free back

    4 x 50s off blocks - feet first jumping streamline entry to bottom, explode off bottom to use the speed into a fast flip turn at surface, which puts you in position for a V-sit scull to the 25, then SPRINT Free back

    4 x 25s off blocks - backward (yes, backward facing jump) with the feet first streamlined entry to bottom, then explode off at a 45 degree angle SDKing to explode out for backstroke.

    500 Free Swim and out

    -----------------------
    4300ish yards

    and wondering what tomorrow may bring. I do have to work in the morning as well fixin' stuff, but will "push pause" at work, go for a swim, return to work and complete the job. Always nice to be able to do that.
  13. Workout 09/28/12:

    by , September 28th, 2012 at 10:25 PM (Maple Syrup with a Side of Chlorine)
    w/u: 200 Fr/200 Bk/200 IM
    5 x 200 Fr on 2:50 dps with snorkel
    4 x 100 kick on 2:00
    - all out 25 shuffled first to last
    1 x 50 ez

    4 x 75 on 1:10 pull with buoy
    - o back, e free
    30 sr
    2 x 100 on 1:15 fr with paddles, right into
    4 x 75 on 1:10 swim fast
    - held :56 for bk, :51 for fr

    200 w/d with snorkel
    (Solo/Rec/3050 yds/50 min)
    ---------------------

    Great swim tonight after feeling crummy all day. Of course, today is the first of twelve days of vacation with rain and cool temps so I lacked motivation.

    I tried to vary the workout a bit. I was able to again hit all the turns with the snorkel, although they are not as natural with the dorkel. Maintained a stroke count of 12-3 per length and good form throughout. Went after a faster rotation on the 75s and worked that last round.

    Tomorrow is the open house for our local Masters club, which I am going to start coaching. We'll start in October for a twelve week training cycle looking to improve techinique and also speed (as the two concepts are connected).
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  14. Friday, Sept. 28

    by , September 28th, 2012 at 06:10 PM (The FAF AFAP Digest)
    Thursday:

    30 minutes of rehab ex
    30 minutes of stretching/yoga

    Didn't feel like hitting the pool. Wrapped up in home renovation projects. Who knew picking out lighting was so time consuming and expensive.


    Friday:

    Swim/SCY/Solo:

    Warm up:

    600 various
    8 x 25 shooters w/fins @ :40
    50 EZ
    4 x 50 free @ 1:00, descend to 100 pace
    50 EZ
    3 x 50 torque drill w/paddles @ 1:15
    50 EZ

    Main Sets:

    8 x 25 burst + cruise @ 1:00
    50 EZ

    2 x through:
    25 AFAP + 75 EZ
    50 @ 100 pace, broken for :5 @ :25 + 150 EZ
    50 AFAP, broken for :10 @ 25 + 150 EZ
    50 AFAP + 200 EZ
    100 AFASP, broken @ each 25 for :5 + 300 EZ

    Round 1: backstroke SDK/kick from the block, no fins except for 100
    Went:
    11 high-12 flat (shooter)
    29 flat (16 SDK off each wall)
    26 high-27 flat (double shooter)
    27 high-28 flat (double shooter)
    Did the 100 dolphin kick w/board & fins so I could breath, went :52 high (quads on fire)

    Round 2: fly w/fins, except 100 was breast
    Went:
    10 high-11 flat
    23 flat
    21 high
    23 mid
    100 breast = :58

    Total: 3850

    ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++


    Pretty tired after that effort, with quite a bit of speed work.

    I will likely just take tomorrow off as usual. Lil Fort has a 5K and soccer. Though there seems to be a stomach bug going around.
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  15. Sarasota Y Sharks Masters 5:30 AM Workout -10/01/20122

    by , September 28th, 2012 at 02:37 PM (Sarasota Y Sharks Masters 5:30 a.m. Workout)
    SCY
    WARM UP:
    1 X 300 4:30
    3 X 100 1:40
    1 X 200 3:00
    2 X 100 1:30
    8 X 50-descend 1-4/5-8 :45

    1 X 200 kick + 100 swim

    4 X 50 descend 1:00
    8 X 25 sprint :30 #8 on 1:00
    Two rounds, all choice.

    10 X 50 kick 1:10
    25 moderate/25 fast
    1 X 100 swim

    1 X 100 IM 2:00
    4 X 50 1:00
    Three rounds. IM'ers go round 1 fly, 2 back, 3 breast.

    1 X 150 2:00
    1 X 100 2:00
    Four rounds swim or pull free.
    Work the 150's, recover on the 100's

    WARM DOWN: 4 X 50 easy 1:00

    5200Y
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  16. 09.28.12 - Friday workout

    by , September 28th, 2012 at 08:55 AM (Pete's swim blog)
    Swam w/ Ray, Dave, Dave, Leah, Keith and Wendy. It was Ray's 50th birthday so we had a special workout for him.

    600 Warm up

    50 x 50 - :50 Broken into 2 x 25 x 50 with a 100 Easy in between them
    I did:
    * 8 rounds of IM Order + 50 Kick
    * 2 x 50 Fly, 2 x 50 back, 2 x 50 breast, 2 x 50 free, 2 x 50 kick
    100 Easy
    Dave did 42 (?) of these fly.

    1000 Swim /w accessories - didn't even time this. I just swapped out paddles, fins, kick boards and whatever else was laying around on the pool deck every 100 yards.

    6 x 100 - 1:30 Descend (1:20, 1:18, 1:14, 1:12, 1:10, 1:08) Really burned out on the last 50 of the last 100.

    200 Easy

    (5100 Total)
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  17. Thurs., Sept. 27, 2012 7:00-9:00pm TEST SET DAY

    by , September 28th, 2012 at 01:10 AM (Fast Food Makes for Fast Swimming!)
    I originally wasn't going to be able to make it to swimming tonight, as my mother-in-law was out helping my sister-in-law at the farmer's market in town. She came home a lot earlier than I originally thought, so I was able to make it over to the pool just in time.
    Problem is that I wasn't exactly 'prepared' for practice, as I'd spent the past 2+ hours working outside on yardwork, cleaning up stuff, killing bad stuff, etc...basically my forearms were a bit sore. Wah Wah...suck it up James, 'cause it's GO TIME!

    Warmup:

    3 x 200 Free Desc. @ 4:00
    Went 2:26, 2:20, 2:11 helluva warmup

    20 x 25 Kick w/ fins @ :45
    Odds - Core Kick, Evens - SDK underwater no breath
    Much easier for me now to do this

    200 Breast/200 Free stretchout

    At this point, we're told by John that the final Thursday of each month is our TEST SET DAY. Yippie... (kill me now)

    Test Set #1


    10 x 100 Free @ 1:30 Best Avg. & Heartrate
    • Avg - 1:02.5 w/ 26 HR over 10 seconds
    • Best - 1:01
    • Not Best - 1:04?
    • Got hard to keep going around #7
    200 Breast/200 Free EZ

    Test Set #2


    10 x 100 Flutter Kick w/ board NO FINS (YES!!!) @ 2:00 Best Avg. & HR
    • Avg - 1:41 w/ 22 HR over 10 seconds
    • Best - 1:38
    • Not Best - 1:42
    • Not too bad, I was the #4 fastest kicker in the group (just proves that the lack of my fin kicking ability doesn't mean much)
    • Found out that John's going to repeat this one weekly, with an award going out to the monthly, quarterly, and season-long winner.
    200 Back/200 Breast EZ

    1000 Free Pull

    -----------------
    5300 Yards

    John said to stretch out and relax the last 1000...then said "James and Jared, I don't want you guys going 12:00 on this now..." I said OK.
    was 5:58 @ 500, finished 12:02 for the 1000.
    I told John, 12:02. He just smiled and shook his head. I know my pace and can hold it. I did the entire 1000 with 12 strokes per length with the occasional 13 that popped in now and then.

    The assistant coach (who is also a YMCA manager at the pool I swam at) told me after practice today that I'm looking a lot better in the water. That I'm "swimming with confidence". That made me feel good. Two more weeks and I'll get to test it out in our LMSC masters meet.

    Updated September 28th, 2012 at 01:16 AM by jaadams1

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  18. Thu Sep 27th, 2012

    by , September 27th, 2012 at 04:10 PM (Ande's Swimming Blog)
    Thu Sep 27th, 2012

    Over slept, got a text from Ed saying IH 35 south north bound had a terrible wreck at slaughter and all north bound traffic was stopped, so I drove the long way into Austin.

    dove in around 7:40 for the last 20 min of practice


    Whitney coached
    SCY UT Swim Center Main pool

    Warm up
    missed it

    Main Set

    assigned 30 x 100 on 2:00
    done 2 fast 1 easy
    Did: 2 rounds

    Came back at lunch
    dove in around 12:08
    next to Mary & Tracy, Ned & Robert

    warm up
    went around 500


    MAIN SET

    27 x 100 on 2:00
    2 fast 1 easy
    from a push held mostly 59's, a few 58's 2 60's, then went 57 on last fast
    TOUGH SET


    Next Meet:

    Sat Dec 1, 2012 - Sun Dec 2nd

    2012 South Central SCM Reg Championships
    DAYS TILL


    2013 South Central SCY Zone Championships
    Return to UT in early April, 2013
    The 1st time since 1999!
    Tentative dates: Fri Apr 5 - Sun Apr 7
    it wont be
    April 19 - 21 UT Swim Center Events Schedule say there's the TXLA Long Course Kick Off
    26, 27, 28 is too close to nats so it's likely to be 5, 6, 7 or 12, 13, 14
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  19. Wed Sep 26th, 2012

    by , September 27th, 2012 at 03:15 PM (Ande's Swimming Blog)
    Wed Sep 26th, 2012

    Lifted Tue Sep 25th

    Whitney coached
    SCY UT Swim Center Main pool

    Warm up
    went around 700


    Main Set


    100 IM strong went 1:06
    :30 sec rest

    100 aerobic
    1 min rest

    200 IM strong went 2:18
    :30 sec

    200 FR aerobic
    1 min rest

    300 Im strong
    30 sec rest

    300 FR aerobic
    60 sec rest

    400 IM strong
    30 sec rest

    400 FR aerobic

    20 x 50 on 45
    1 & 2 K
    3 FR with 3 breaths
    4 25 FAST 25 easy

    20 x 50 on 50
    odds IM
    evens: 25 FL 25BK or 25 BK 25 BR or 25 Br 25 FR

    then I doubled at noon
    rested more before each IM by doing 1/2 and swimming easy
    100 IM 62
    100 IM 2:12
    300 IM cruised it 3:36
    400 IM 4:40



    Next Meet:

    Sat Dec 1, 2012 - Sun Dec 2nd

    2012 South Central SCM Reg Championships
    DAYS TILL


    2013 South Central SCY Zone Championships
    Return to UT in early April, 2013
    The 1st time since 1999!
    Tentative dates: Fri Apr 5 - Sun Apr 7
    it wont be
    April 19 - 21 UT Swim Center Events Schedule say there's the TXLA Long Course Kick Off
    26, 27, 28 is too close to nats so it's likely to be 5, 6, 7 or 12, 13, 14
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  20. Sarasota Y Sharks Masters 5:30 AM Workout -09/28/20122

    by , September 27th, 2012 at 01:57 PM (Sarasota Y Sharks Masters 5:30 a.m. Workout)
    After the long Birthday swim yesterday we are going to take things a bit easier today. I for one am tired.

    SCY
    1 X 200 3:15 3:00
    3 X 100 1:40 1:30
    4 X 75 1:15 1:05
    Two rounds. Round 1 intervals left, 2 right.

    1 X 200 kick 4:30
    4 X 100 kick 2:15
    8 X 50 kick 1:05
    1 X 100 swim

    18 X 50 1:00
    With fins.
    Every third fast.

    1 X 800 pull
    Swim 10's 3,6 and 8 fast

    WARM DOWN: 4 X 50 easy 1:00

    4600Y
    Categories
    Swim Workouts