The easy days are supposed to be easy. After a couple years in college, I learned the importance of easy days. When I began following the hard/easy day approach, I watched my times improve, my injuries become minimal and my confidence grow. Keep it easy today, and stay safe, and isolate. Also, wear a mask, when you can not be six feet apart.
Wednesday, 29 July 2020: warm up, an easy 45 minutes, 6 x 150 m stride outs, cooldown.
2020 RunBlogRun Spring Track & Field Training program, in the time of the coronavirus, Week 31, day 3
Monday: warm up, an easy 50 minutes, 6 x 150 m stride outs, cooldown
Tuesday: warm up, 15 minutes easy, tempo run, 20 minutes, at pace 30 seconds above your ave mile pace for 5k now. So, if you ran 18 minutes for 5k, you can run 20 minutes at 6:20 mile pace, this is not to exhaust you, but to build you, 20 minute cooldown,
Wednesday: warm up, an easy 45 minutes, 6 x 150 m stride outs, cooldown
Thursday: wam up, 60 minute hilly run, include a long 10 minute hilly grind, and 5×3 minute hilly charge, cooldown
Friday: warm up, an easy 45 minutes, 6 x 150 m stride outs, cooldown
Saturday: warm up, Fartlek: 5 minutes at 5k pace, 5 minutes easy, 4 minutes at 5k pace, 4 minutes easy, 3 minutes at 5k pace, 3 minutes easy, 2 minutes at 5k pace, 2 minutes easy, 30 minutes, 10 x 1 minute, 5 k pace, 2 minutes easy, cooldown.
Sunday: Long runs, 70-75 minutes