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Now displaying: December, 2021
Dec 27, 2021

Scientific Triathlon coaches Lachlan Kerin and David Dhooge join for this special end-of-year episode, where Lachie, David, and Mikael share their thoughts and learnings from 2021.

IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:
-What worked well for us in our coaching
-What did not work well, or things we would do differently
-What were the key areas or topics we dived deeper into and committed to learning about?
-Things we changed in our coaching compared to previous years
-Tips for the listeners to help their training in 2022

SHOWNOTES:
https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts318/

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LINKS AND RESOURCES:
Lachie's coaching profile and Instagram
David's coaching profile and Instagram

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Dec 20, 2021

In this episode, coaches Helle Frederiksen, Philipp Seipp and Emma Carney each give their perspective and recommendations on how many races you can do in a season without sacrificing performance. 

 

IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:

-The difference between different race distances (from super sprint to Ironman)

-The physical and mental costs of racing, and the opportunity costs of missed training

-How many races can you do at a high level of performance for different distances

-How to think about placing these races in your season calendar

-Differences between pros and age-groupers when it comes to race planning

 

SHOWNOTES:

https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts317/

 

SCIENTIFIC TRIATHLON AND THAT TRIATHLON SHOW WEBPAGE:

www.scientifictriathlon.com/podcast/

 

SPONSORS:

Precision Hydration - Want to optimise your performance in hot or humid conditions, avoid cramping, and make sure your hydration is on point? Take PH's free online Sweat Test to get personalised hydration strategy. Also use the Quick Carb Calculator to get fueling recommendations, and book a free one-on-one consultation to refine your hydration and fueling strategy. Use the promo code THATTRIATHLONSHOW15 to get 15% off your first order of PH electrolytes or the Precision Fuel range.

 

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Dec 13, 2021

Mario Schmidt-Wendling is a Frankfurt-based long-distance triathlon coach with an athletic background in professional road cycling and educational background in sport science. Mario has coached more than 1000 long-distance triathlon finishes over the last 17 years across both age-group and professional athletes, and has recently published a book on training for long distance triathlon.  

 

IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:

-Different types of athletes, and the implications for training and preparation

-Criticism of the traditional periodisation model and the supercompensation model

-At what point in your triathlon career are you ready for an Ironman, and how much training volume is recommended for doing an Ironman?

-Specific advice on swim, bike, and run training and preparation for an Ironman

-Nutrition and hydration in training and racing

-Heat preparation and the CORE body temperature sensor 

-Mario's new book: "Triathlon - Erfolg Auf Der Langdistanz"

 

SHOWNOTES:

https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts316/

 

SCIENTIFIC TRIATHLON AND THAT TRIATHLON SHOW WEBPAGE:

www.scientifictriathlon.com/podcast/

 

SPONSORS:

ROKA - Exceptional quality triathlon wetsuits, trisuits, swimskins, goggles, performance sunglasses as well as prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses.  Online vision test for prescription updates and home try-on options available for eyeglasses. Ships from  the US, UK and EU. Trusted by world-leading athletes such as  Lucy Charles-Barclay, Javier Gómez Noya, Flora Duffy, Morgan Pearson, Summer Rappaport and others in triathlon, cycling, speed skating, and many more. Visit roka.com/tts for 20% off your order.

 

ZEN8 - The ZEN8 Indoor Swim Trainer is a one of a kind swim bench for time-crunched triathletes looking to improve their swim technique, power and propulsion, and consistency of swim training. It is very affordable, about the price of a pair of running shoes, and Zen8 offer free shipping in the US and the UK. Best of all, you can try it risk-free. If you don't love it after two weeks, send it back and get a full refund. Get 20% off your order at zen8swimtrainer.com/tts.

 

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Dec 6, 2021

Jon Green is a former professional runner turned running coach. He is currently the head coach of the Atalanta NYC women's professional running team (founded by Mary Cain) and he is the coach of Molly Seidel, Olympic bronze medalist in Tokyo and recent new American course record holder for the New York City Marathon. 

 

IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:

-What Jon learnt about training and coaching through his own professional running career

-Jon's training and coaching philosophy

-Coaching Molly Seidel, and the preparation for her bronze-winning performance in the Tokyo Olympics marathon

-Training for different distances (from the 5k to the marathon)

-Key workouts in preparing for a marathon

-How important is speed for distance runners, and how to develop it

 

SHOWNOTES:

https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts315/

 

SCIENTIFIC TRIATHLON AND THAT TRIATHLON SHOW WEBPAGE:

www.scientifictriathlon.com/podcast/

 

SPONSORS:

Precision Hydration - Want to optimise your performance in hot or humid conditions, avoid cramping, and make sure your hydration is on point? Take PH's free online Sweat Test to get personalised hydration strategy. Also use the Quick Carb Calculator to get fueling recommendations, and book a free one-on-one consultation to refine your hydration and fueling strategy. Use the promo code THATTRIATHLONSHOW15 to get 15% off your first order of PH electrolytes or the Precision Fuel range.

 

ZEN8 - The ZEN8 Indoor Swim Trainer is a tool for time-crunched triathletes looking to improve swim specific strength and technique. The swim trainer is a perfect complement to your training in the pool. On days when you don’t have time to go to the pool, you can now do a short but effective home-based workout on the trainer. It is inflatable, so doesn’t take up much space, and best of all, it is very affordable. Get 20% off your order at zen8swimtrainer.com/tts.

 

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If you enjoy the show, please help me out by subscribing, rating and reviewing: www.scientifictriathlon.com/rate/

 

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