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Holding the Volume at the End of Your Season

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Coach Patrick outlines the “sweet spot” window of recovery at the end of a long season — especially one without a traditional race schedule.

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Adding A Training Camp to Your Season

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Being an endurance athlete is a constant struggle to meet the requirements of your training with the constraints that your life presents. From available time to physical health to geography, your top priority is finding a way to be consistent in spite of these challenges.  After all, we don't all live and train in sunny [...]read more

How to Handle Large Endurance Volume Blocks

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Join Coach Patrick from Endurance Nation for another weekly endurance podcast. This week you will learn about how to use a training camp to improve your overall fitness. Endurance training is all about managing the balance of work and fatigue to create adaptation. Walking this line safely is not an easy thing to do, but [...]read more

Planning a Solo Camp Endeavor

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Join Coach Patrick from Endurance Nation for another weekly endurance podcast. This week Coach Patrick covers how to best prepare for a solo training camp endeavor. Strategic volume is a critical component of the Endurance Nation training approach and as a lead up to a race or major goal, it can be a make or [...]read more

2019 Improved Triathlon Training Plans

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    2019 New Full and Half Iron Distance Triathlon Training Plans Whether you just signed up for your first Ironman®, Half-Ironman® or are a seasoned triathlete, there is one thing we all know to be true: you need a proven customized triathlon training plan to cross the finish line. Maybe you purchased a plan…

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Secrets to Constantly Get the Most from your Training, with the Least Amount of Time

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Join Coach Patrick from Endurance Nation (www.endurancenation.us) for another weekly endurance podcast. This week Coach P sits down with Jeremy Behler to talk about what led to his Age Group win at Ironman® Lake Placid. As a busy CFO for a national brand, JB is constantly seeking the best possible training on the least amount of time.…

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Planning 2015 Volume Camps with Endurance Nation

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Endurance Nation puts on several key volume camps for our athletes and the general triathlon community. These camps are an opportunity to inject some serious endurance fitness into your seasonal progression, but they are hard to find and harder to get into. We have two specific camps left for 2015 that have a few open slots. Please review the options and consider joining us!

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Manage Intensity, Not Volume: A "Triathlon 2.0" eBook Excerpt

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We were thinking, it’d be a great idea to give you a taste of what’s coming up in our new eBook, Triathlon 2.0: Building a Proper Season. To whet your appetite, we’ll be putting out a chapter a week for the next few weeks, right here on the Endurance Nation Blog. Of course, there is…

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Triathlete Volume Strategy III: The Big Triathlon Week

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Ed Note: This three part series will look at how age group triathletes can build in volume to reap the benefits of going longer without compromising their current training cycles. This is Part 3 of 3. In Part One of this series, we covered the overall benefits of adding volume to your endurance training regime…

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Big Training Weeks

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Two Types of Big Weeks There are two types of Big Weeks, and they are implemented according to a schedule. The first Big Week is single sport specific – cycling only please. The second week has a more multisport focus, with your hitting bigger volumes across all three sports (and for total hours as well).…

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