These runs are still very important in our training. We need something to keep the cardio high before we fully transition into aggressive hiking and rucking.

5 minutes Zone 1
25 minutes Zone 2
5 minutes Zone 3

Zone 1 – Very easy with little to no impact on respiratory rate
Zone 2 – Easy but able to maintain a conversation without interruption
Zone 3 – Moderate but sustainable for 1+ hours. 5-10 words without interruption
Zone 4 – Hard but sustainable for ~10 minutes. 2-3 words before interruption.
Zone 5 – 97% effort for the given duration.

Posted by Adam Janke

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