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    CX Training Schedule

    What do you guys recommend for a training schedule? This looks promising:
    Cyclocross Training Schedule

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    Looks great. All you need is 10-12 hours a week. Simon and Adam know what they are talking about and you can't go wrong with their plans.

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    I really disagree with the running advice at the bottom of the linked article. I've never been in a CX race where I'm fully recovered at the start of each run. Instead, you're already at a high HR, go even higher during a run, and then need to recover slightly on the fly before the next surge. I think fartlek style intervals are more effective where you're running at a steady pace, surge for the work interval, return to steady state pace for partial recovery, and then repeat. The goal should be to increase Lactate Threshold instead of increasing all-out top running speed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by c_t_smith View Post
    Adding that one to my cx heckling arsenal.

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