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05/09/06 Getting Closer to Natls

Last practice in a 25-yard pool before Masters Nationals, which start this Friday.

WARMUP: 400
Twice through:
25 dolphin
25 flutter
50 breast kick
100 EZ free/back

MAIN SET: 1400
100 with pull buoy, alternating 25 breast kick on back and 25 sculling

4 X 50 breast kick with a board on 1:15 descend [went 49…47…45…43]
100 with pull buoy as above

1 X 200 breast, holding 7 strokes…8 strokes…9 strokes…10 strokes by 50. Focus on streamlining into the walls and into the breakout. [went 3:07]
100 with pull buoy, as above

1 X 100 breast, holding 7, 8, 9, 10 strokes. [went 1:27]
100 EZ flutter kick and free with pull buoy

1 X 100 breast, holding 8, 8, 9, 10 strokes [went1:25]
100 EZ flutter kick and free with pull buoy

1 X 50 breast FAST [went 40]
100 EZ free with pull buoy

1 X 50 breast FAST [went 39]
100 EZ free with pull buoy

4 X 25 breast on :45 sendoff. [Went 10 strokes on these and 20…19…19…18] Was overswimming the first three and not getting the times I wanted, so slowed the cadence down a bit on the final one and it went better.

WARMDOWN: 200 EZ, then 4 starts from the blocks

Total Yardage: 2000