Inline Skating Training Algonquin IL

This page provides useful content and local businesses that give access to Inline Skating Training in Algonquin, IL. You will find helpful, informative articles about Inline Skating Training, including "Interval Training for Inline Skaters". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Algonquin, IL that will answer all of your questions about Inline Skating Training.

Focus Martial Arts and Fitness
(847) 458-0938
9342 Virginia Rd
Lake In the Hills, IL
TWB Fitness
(847) 658-4925
1485 S Randall Rd
Algonquin, IL
Jazzercise Lake in the Hills Center
(630) 334-8005
1300 Cunat Ct.
Lake In The Hills, IL
Programs & Services

Data Provided By:
Cardinal Fitness of Algonquin
(847) 458-2600
2172 Lake Cook Road
Algonquin, IL
Fitness 19
(847) 658-1919
189 South Randall Road
Algonquin, IL
Algonquin Snap Fitness
847-854-FIT1 (3481)
1042 E. Algonquin Rd.
Algonquin, IL
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

Data Provided By:
World Spa
(847) 458-8661
1445 W Algonquin Rd
Algonquin, IL
Gilberts Health and Fitness
(847) 458-9908
1420 Pioneer Rd
Algonquin, IL
Life Time Fitness - Algonquin
(847) 458-6200
451 Rolls Drive
Algonquin, IL
Shamrock Health and Fitness
(847) 854-0080
1300 Cunat Ct
Lake In the Hills, IL
Data Provided By:

Interval Training for Inline Skaters

By Barry Publow

A practice session of the Toronto Inline Skating Club

Jade Pauley leads the way at a Toronto Inline Skating Club practice, followed by Scott Pauley, Jesse Pauley, Morgan Williams and Herb Gayle.

Photo: Peter Doucet, Speed Skate World

Competing in a marathon is a lot like competing in a 10K. The pace changes often with periods of relaxed skating punctuated by hard surges as skaters chase breakaways or go on fliers of their own.

To be successful under these conditions, you need three things: endurance, acceleration, and the ability to recover.

Endurance will get you to the finish line; acceleration will allow you to keep up with surges in the pack; and the ability to recover will allow you to get the rest you need between surges.

One of the best tools for developing these skills is interval training.

Here are two interval workouts especially designed to prepare skaters for marathons:

Workout No. 1

  • warm up: 5 minutes at a constant pace, then 5 minutes progressing to race pace in the final minute.
  • 4 reps of 5 minutes at 80-85 percent effort with 3 minutes active recovery (very slow skating) between each.
  • rest - 8 minutes
  • 2 fartleks (variable speed interval) of 10 minutes each with 2-3 minutes rest.
  • rest - 3 minutes
  • 5 100m sprints with 90 seconds rest between them
  • cooldown: 10 minutes

Workout No. 2

  • warm up: 5 minutes at a constant pace, then 5 minutes progressing to race pace in the final minute.
  • 2 minutes on at 90 perent effort, followed immediately by 1 minut...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Inline Planet