Workout of the Day

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.

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Max 30 min. 45 min. 60+ min.

Your workouts for August 23, 2017



5000m with rate changes every 1000m: 24-26-28-26-24

Row for a total of 5000 meters at a sustainable intensity, varying your stroke rate as follows: row 1000 meters @ 24 spm, 1000 meters @ 26 spm, 1000 meters @ 28 spm, 1000 meters @ 26 spm, and 1000 meters @ 24 spm.

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40 minutes with rate change 22-24

Row a 40 minute piece at moderate intensity, changing stroke rate every two minutes as follows: start at 22 spm, then 24 spm, back to 22 spm and so on.

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5 x 2000m rate change 24-26 / 2 min easy

Row five 2000 meter pieces. In each piece change the rate every 500m. The first 500m @ 24 spm. Then 500m @ 26 spm. 500m @ 24 and 500m @ 26. Row for two minutes at light pressure during the rest period.

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Prepare and reward: Warm-up, cool-down, and stretch every time you train. Remember that workouts of greater intensity require a longer warm-up.

Let technology help: Program your performance monitor for the workout you choose. Need help? Check out the How to Use pages for your monitor:
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