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TonisTri's picture
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Picking an IM Training Plan

Seems like most people are using the 36 week plan from Trifuel. Anybody use something different? Anybody buy a detailed training plan online? Or a training plan book? Can anyone compare plans for me?

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Joined: Apr 29 2002
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I liked Don Fink's book

I liked Don Fink's book become iron fit. has 3 different levels competitive, intermediate or just finish.

just finish maxes out at 10hr per week

then there's always:
http://www.cluboceano.com/13.htm

sure someone has used beginnertriathlete's plans

TonisTri's picture
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Thanks Joe! That was a

Thanks Joe! That was a great read.

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Joe_H wrote:I liked Don

[quote=Joe_H]I liked Don Fink's book become iron fit. has 3 different levels competitive, intermediate or just finish.

just finish maxes out at 10hr per week

then there's always:
http://www.cluboceano.com/13.htm

sure someone has used beginnertriathlete's plans[/quote]

I used Don Fink's book for my 2 IMC's

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Joined: Jun 15 2005
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I've used the BT (free) and

I've used the BT (free) and one from Multisports ($$). I guess it depends on what your goals are for the race. I had gooe experiences with both options listed. I didn't use a training plan for my first IM.

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brittda wrote:Joe_H wrote:I

[quote=brittda][quote=Joe_H]I liked Don Fink's book become iron fit. has 3 different levels competitive, intermediate or just finish.

just finish maxes out at 10hr per week

then there's always:
http://www.cluboceano.com/13.htm

sure someone has used beginnertriathlete's plans[/quote]

I used Don Fink's book for my 2 IMC's[/quote]

Brittda, how's the recovery going?

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