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 11/16 daily??

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11/16 daily?? Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2006 5:29 pm 

Intervals today, 4 X 800 at 10K pace. 1 mile warm-up and 1/4 mile recoveries, 5.5 miles total.

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Re: 11/16 daily?? Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2006 7:12 pm 

Way to go!

Sounds like you're doing Yasso 800's (except they're suppose to be closer to 5K pace I think). With the exception of this past season I usually do Yasso 800s on the track in the last six to eight weeks leading up to my taper before a marathon. As Bart Yasso suggests, I try work up to doing 10 of them at the pace I want for my marathon time (10x 800 at 3min, 30sec pace for a 3:30 marathon. I think I'm going to try to work on some 1600m intervals next season.

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Re: 11/16 daily?? Posted: Fri Nov 17, 2006 10:43 pm 

I haven't run in weeks, so I haven't got much to contribute to the daily report. But I did sort of enjoy Yasso-style 800s, even though I've always had a tough time with track work in general.

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