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That Triathlon Show is the number one triathlon podcast for interviews with the best coaches, scientists and experts in the world. That Triathlon Show is hosted by triathlon coach Mikael Eriksson and brought to you by www.scientifictriathlon.com. Learn more about That Triathlon Show at www.scientifictriathlon.com/podcast/.
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Now displaying: April, 2023
Apr 24, 2023

Matt Pendola is a strength coach who has worked and is working with world-class triathletes such as Flora Duffy, Gwen Jorgensen, Ben Kanute and Kevin McDowell. In addition to strength training, he is also heavily involved in coaching and teaching running form, often in collaboration with Bobby McGee.      

 

IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:

-Assessing and improving mobility

-Basic strength training principles

-Periodisation and progression of strength training

-Using tests to determine strength training focus areas

-The importance of focusing on breathing when doing strength training-

-Common strength training mistakes to avoid

-Specific recommendations for busy amateur athletes

 

SHOWNOTES:

https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts387/

 

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Apr 17, 2023

Bent Rønnestad, PhD, is a professor at the Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences. Bent has been heavily influential in the sports science world in areas such as concurrent training, high intensity interval training, periodisation, and heat training.      

 

IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:

-Is time near VO2max a good indicator for the effectiveness of an interval workout? 

-Different types of interval sessions: short intervals, traditional long intervals, fast start long intervals, and variable long intervals

-How do the above types of sessions compare for acute responses (e.g. time at VO2max) and for training adaptations and performance improvements? 

-Periodisation of interval training

-An overview of heat training and adaptations in both hot and temperate conditions

-Specific protocols used to increase hemoglobin mass, markers of performance and performance, and maintenance protocols

-For whom is heat training a recommended?

-How does heat training compare to altitude? 

 

SHOWNOTES:

https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts386/

 

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Precision Fuel & Hydration help athletes perform at their best through their online tools, patented Sweat Test and range of electrolytes and fueling products. Use the free Fuel & Hydration Planner and receive a personalised plan for your carbohydrate, sodium and fluid intake. If you want further help, book a free 20-minute video consultation to chat through your plan. Listen out for the code in today's show to get 15% off your first order of PF&H electrolytes and fueling products. If you missed the code, just email hello@pfandh.com.

 

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Apr 10, 2023

Mikael and James Teagle answer listener questions on the topic of run training for triathlon.      

IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:

-Long-term strategies for improving running speed

-Marathon preparation tips and strategies

-Run training structure for various triathlon race distances and scenarios

-How long should brick runs be for half and full distance triathlon?

-Pacing in mountain/trail running

-Using hills in training

-Running, walking, or standing recoveries between intervals

-Techy stuff: run power meters and lactate testing

SHOWNOTES:

https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts385/

SCIENTIFIC TRIATHLON AND THAT TRIATHLON SHOW WEBPAGE:

www.scientifictriathlon.com/podcast/

SPONSORS:

Precision Fuel & Hydration help athletes perform at their best through their online tools, patented Sweat Test and range of electrolytes and fueling products. Use the free Fuel & Hydration Planner and receive a personalised plan for your carbohydrate, sodium and fluid intake. If you want further help, book a free 20-minute video consultation to chat through your plan. Listen out for the code in today's show to get 15% off your first order of PF&H electrolytes and fueling products. If you missed the code, just email hello@pfandh.com.

ZEN8 - The ZEN8 Indoor Swim Trainer is a unique Dryland Swim Trainer that allows you to improve technique, power, and swim training consistency. With the trainer you can do specific power and technique work, including working on your catch and core activation, and it helps you stay consistent even if you don’t have much time to train. Get the special Zen8 x TTS bundle including the Swim Trainer and a number of ZEN8 training plans and on-demand workouts on zen8swimtrainer.com/tts.

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Apr 3, 2023

Dajo Sanders is a coach at Ineos Grenadiers and a sports scientist with Maastricht University. Dajo's primary research focus is related to performance, event demands and characteristics of professional road cyclists.     

IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:

-Dajo's coaching philosophy and methodology

-His role and responsibilities at Ineos Grenadiers

-Volume, intensity, recovery, periodisation, testing and more

-The most important research that informs Dajo's work

-What can amateurs learn from the training of pro cyclists, and what should they do differently? 

-How to maximise your training on a limited time budget

SHOWNOTES:

https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts384/

SCIENTIFIC TRIATHLON AND THAT TRIATHLON SHOW WEBPAGE:

www.scientifictriathlon.com/podcast/

SPONSORS:

FORM Smart Swim Goggles give you unprecedented real-time feedback in your swim training through a display on the goggle lens. See every split to stay on pace, track your stroke rate and don't let it drop, use heart rate to become more scientific and precise with your training (through integration with Polar HR monitors) and analyse more in-depth metrics post-swim in the app. You can also use a vast library of workouts or training plans, or build your own guided workouts. Get 15% off the goggles with the code TTS15 on formswim.com/tts

ZEN8 - The ZEN8 Indoor Swim Trainer is a unique Dryland Swim Trainer that allows you to improve technique, power, and swim training consistency. With the trainer you can do specific power and technique work, including working on your catch and core activation, and it helps you stay consistent even if you don’t have much time to train. Get the special Zen8 x TTS bundle including the Swim Trainer and a number of ZEN8 training plans and on-demand workouts on zen8swimtrainer.com/tts.

LINKS AND RESOURCES:

RATE AND REVIEW:

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

CONTACT:

Want to send feedback, questions or just chat? Email me at mikael@scientifictriathlon.com or connect on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter.

 

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