Mon: Upper Body Strength Routine #1; 8 miles (easy)
Tues: Lower Body Strength Routine #1; 14 miles (pace)
Wed: Upper Body Strength Routine #2; 17 miles (brisk)
Thurs: Lower Body Strength Routine #2; Off
Fri: Upper Body Strength Routine #3;
Sat: 42 miles (pace)
Sun: 13 miles (pace)
Week 4 Scheduled Mileage: 108
Strength training routines at the gym: M-F, 6am
Century training rides: M-W, F, 7pm; Sat, 9am; Sun, 7:30am
Random Notes to Self:
- Don't bend wrists when cruising in hand positions 1 and 2.
- Avoid pumping my upper body for momentum when climbing hills; keep upper body as still as possible and let the core and legs do the work.
- America by Bicycle's Century Challenge & Endurance Cycling Training Guide, reproduced with permission by Rodale Press