Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Training
Your Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge training plan should be in full swing now. With only some months to go until the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge.
You should be preparing yourself to finish the event for the first time or look to set a new personal best around the lake.
While 160km can sound quite daunting, preparing early with your Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge training plan allows you to have the consistency up until the event. It will help you both tackle the hills and distance with relative ease.
Following an individual Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge training plan with the help of SportCoaching will you get to the event stronger than previous years, get to the event injury-free and provide a more enjoyable time.
Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Training Programme
Setting a realistic goal for the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge based on your cycling training history and ability. Plus the time you have available to train is the key to completing the event in a faster time.
Decide how much time you can commit during the build-up to the event. Assess where your current fitness lies and then base a target goal around that.
Some factors, like work, family, and stress, can all place a burden on the time you have to train. It can also affect the recovery side of things during your build-up.
Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Practice Events
While it’s not necessary to ride an event before the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge. It can be beneficial to ride some mass start cycling events during the training program. Racing events will help you practice race day routines, nutrition, and riding in a bigger bunch. Together with SportCoaching we can help you place these events adequately into the Lake Taupo training plan.
About Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge
Starting in 1977 with just 26 participants, the BDO Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge has grown to the largest cycling event in New Zealand.
Over 6,000 cyclists from over 20 countries head to Taupo each year to tackle the 160km loop around the lake.
Held in November each year, the BDO Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge will head into its 43rd year in 2019. The event inspires cycling for all levels, allowing flexibility to choose their distance that best suits their cycling ability, from cycling the lake individually, as a team or in a group. Start your journey towards Lake Taupo Cycle today and start to plan your cycling training for 2020.
Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Training Plan
There are a lot of premade Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Training plans available on the internet. These don’t cater for the inexperienced cyclist. And don’t provide the depth, feedback, and analysis for an experienced cyclist either.
Our cycling coaching service can help you as a beginner cyclist complete the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge for the first time. Or help you set a new personal best as an individual or Elite rider.
Our cycling training plans can help towards the 160km distance. Making sure you reach the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge in top shape and injury-free. With the experience of completing other cycling events during the build-up.
Having a cycling coach will provide a training plan catered to your lifestyle. Gaining maximum effect out of our training and helping you to become more efficient with your time available.