2014 Youth Elite & Junior Regional Cup Plan

This plan is intended for the experienced youth and junior triathletes seeking to race ITU style (draft legal) triathlons. It is designed specifically for youth ages 13-19 years olds who desire to compete in youth elite and junior regional cup races; and are seeking to compete at a more competitive level. The plan is designed to improve your performance while preparing to compete at an advanced level. This is a detailed weekly plan, with the ability to do group or club workout sessions to help you improve on your basic non-draft and draft legal level of training and experience and provide a formal periodized triathlon program for draft legal racing. You should be able to train 5 days per week with some days consisting or two workouts in order to start this plan. These workouts will follow a periodization approach to your training. At the end of this plan you will be ready to perform at a higher level during your youth elite distance triathlons. This plan has the following workouts: -Ocean/ open water swims -Computrainer or stationary trainer sessions -Trail runs Basic qualifications: In good health with no health problems, or cleared by a licensed physician Able to swim 500 meters without stopping Comfortable riding any type of bicycle for 10 miles Able to run 5 kilometers without stopping

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