The Next Generation of Cycling Training: The Cross Fit Conditioning Program That Will Make You a Better Cyclist This training book will change how you perform and your future potential to keep improving. Three different intensity levels are provided in the form of calendars: BASIC, INTERMEDIATE, and INTENSE. Each one has a varied difficulty level so that you can start with one plan and then decide if it's too hard or too easy and move to one of the other versions of this crossfit training program. This training program includes delicious lean protein breakfast, lunch, dinner, bar, and shake recipes so you can satisfy hunger and still eat healthy.
From customized workouts to authoritative advice, this title provides effective workouts for achieving peak physical conditioning. It features 56 workouts based on specific aspects of riding, such as base building, interval training, sprint and hill climbing and time trialling. Each workout is colour coded for intensity level.
Bicycling Magazine's Century Training Program presents a complete training program for riding—and enjoying—cycling's fastest growing challenge To ride a century means to cover 100 miles in a day—no small feat for riders at any level. But the century is becoming cycling's equivalent of the marathon, with more and more century events scheduled for thousands of riders across the country. Now, champion pro cyclist Marla Streb provides a thorough manual for anyone who wants to train for this distance. She offers guidelines for: • customizing a training plan based on fitness level and century pace goal • getting proper bike fit and choosing the right equipment • training and ride-day strategies for optimal fueling and hydration Backed by Bicycling magazine, the world's leading bike magazine and a proven authority on long-distance cycling, this book is an indispensable guide for recreational and competitive cyclists alike.
Ride Strong, Ride Long ... Whether Your Goal Is 30 Miles or 3,000 From Edmund R. Burke, Ph.D., and Ed Pavelka - two of the country's top cycling experts - comes the most comprehensive guide ever to achieving the strength, skills, and strategies you need for long-distance riding. Whether you're training for day rides, centuries, or cross-country trips, The Complete Book of Long-Distance Cycling helps you choose the right equipment, train step-by-step, and map out your riding strategy so that you can go the distance. Discover how to: * Make the most of every hour on your bike * Build your mileage base efficiently * Customize your training to suit your personality and physical capabilities * Build extra training time into your hectic schedule * Avoid injuries and the dangers of overtraining * Achieve the mental edge you need to ride farther and faster * Train for both road and off-road touring * Choose cycling gear that goes and goes * Eat for the long haul-- nutrition before, during, and after your rides To help you achieve your riding goals, The Complete Book of Long-Distance Cycling gives you complete, step-by-step training programs for riding a half-century, century, double century, and beyond. You'll also find strategies and techniques for special situations, such as riding in bed weather and riding at night. Published by the world's leading authority on bicycling, this informative guide is a must-have for all cycling enthusiasts.
"The Secret Sauce for Indoor Cycling Instructors, How to Market your Cycling Studio, Plan, and Teach your Classes", is written for Indoor cycling instructors, Cycling Studio's, Gym coordinators, Fitness Instructors, Indoor cycling enthusiasts, and owners. Donna Kay Lau has worked in the fitness industry for over 18 years, and she shares her creativity and observations in a growing fitness Industry. How to keep your students, clients, and customers coming back. In a society that is getting busier everyday, she discusses what it takes to market your clients, and to keep them engaged with her secrets. Contraindicated movements are discussed, common injuries, and advice. Cycling studios and coordinators, get suggestions about trying out instructors, and planning a schedule that involves periodized training, Heart rate monitor programs, planning special events, and charities. "The Secret Sauce...", is a go to book for new and existing instructors for ideas, and guidelines for teaching the best class possible. A book that Donna Kay Lau would have wanted available to her when she received her training and certifications, this is a perfect compliment to the educational material the instructor, and Facility coordinator needs for the other things that the general manual does not cover, all from her experience. Donna was the former Training coordinator, for the education department for SPINNING, the international indoor cycling training company. Her out of the box thinking brings new fresh ideas. Fitness enthusiasts will also benefit to read this book, If you demand educated instructors we can change the cycling classes that are training ineffectively, and keep the sport thriving. Donna's passion for teaching is noticeable, as she is sharing and mentoring, all her creativity, experience, education, is used to pay it forward to the next generation of cycling instructors, and coordinators of programs to keep it thriving. Spin On!
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) is the newest wave in productivity. This revolutionary approach is an outcome of lean thinking; however, PLM eliminates waste and efficiency across all aspects of a product's life--from design to deployment--not just in its manufacture. By using people, product information, processes, and technology to reduce wasted time, energy, and material across an organization and into the supply chain, PLM drives the next generation of lean thinking. Now PLM pioneer Michael Grieves offers everyone from Six Sigma and lean practitioners to supply chain managers, product developers, and consultants a proven framework for adopting this information-driven approach. Product Lifecycle Management shows you how to greatly enhance your firm's productivity by integrating the efforts of your entire organization. Most companies are seeing the returns of their efforts in lean methods diminishing, as the most fruitful applications have already been addressed. Here, Grieves reveals how PLM gives you an opportunity to make improvements both within and across functional areas in order to increase agility, optimize efficiency, and reduce costs across the board. He gives you the most comprehensive view of PLM available, fully outlining its characteristics, method, and tools and helping you assess your organizational readiness. There's also proven examples from the field, where PLM is being widely adopted by leading companies, including General Motors, General Electric, and Dell, that are widely adopting the approach. You'll see how PLM has saved these companies billions in unnecessary costs and shaved as much as 60% off cycle times. With this book you'll learn how to: Develop and implement your PLM strategy to support your corporate objectives Engage all your employees in using information to eliminate waste Enable improved information flow Better organize and utilize your intellectual capital Foster an environment that drives PLM Lean manufacturing can only take your organization so far. To bring your productivity to the next level and save remarkable amounts of time, money, and resources, Product Lifecycle Management is your one-stop, hands-on guide to implementing this powerful methodology.