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Wednesday – Backstroke holds

Warm Up

100 B/S

100 F/S

100 O/C Swim

4 X 25 F/S swim NB 1st and last 5m – NB 1st Stroke – Sprint last 10m

4 X 25 F/S swim NB 1st and last 5m – NB 1st Stroke – Sprint first 15m

Main Set

10 x 50 as:

  • 6 x 50 B/S kick – 25 Fast streamline / 25 steady 6 kick shoulder lift @1:20
  • 4 x 50 B/S single-arm drill @1:15

Then,

6 x 50 B/S @1:10 as:

  1. 2 x dolphin kicks off each wall
  2. 3 x dolphin kicks off each wall
  3. 4 x dolphin kicks off each wall

Repeat for #4-6

2 x 75 B/S @1:30 – hold dolphin kick count on turns and push-offs

4 x 100 @2:15 broken @75 for 10s – last 25 FAST – hold dolphin kick count on turns and push-offs

Cool Down

100 F/S pull

 

 

 

 

Richard Bruford View All

Richard is currently Secondary School Principal of Suzhou Singapore International School, one of China's leading international schools. He leads workshops across the Asia-Pacific region for the International Baccalaureate in the areas of pedagogical leadership and approaches to teaching and learning. Richard consults with schools on the topics of school improvement and effective implementation and use of technology.

With a background in public and independent school education in the UK and Australia, Richard is enjoying his international school adventure in China. He is passionate about developing and supporting educational leaders, as it is essential to improving all schools.

Richard is a proud family man and feels lucky to be married to Kim and father of their son Austin.

In his spare time Richard enjoys to swim, bike and run and is a now retired football player and coach (with occasional guest appearances)

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