5KM Running Beginner
The beginner 6-week programme is aimed at those who want to achieve their first 5k or improve their current personal best. The advanced programme is aimed at those who want to achieve their first 10k or improve their current personal best. As a beginner, you should be able to walk/run 5k before starting. Throughout the duration of this plan, you will not only work on improving your speed but also develop your aerobic endurance, which will provide you with the foundations needed to move onto longer distances if you wish to. Incorporating regular strength work and cross-training will help keep you injury-free and improve your overall fitness.
Frequency: 3 run sessions 1 strength session
Session length: 45-60 Minutes
Equipment needed: Running shoes, heart rate monitor (optional), access to a gym for a strength session
What equipment do I need to train?
For the Signature Programme you need the following equipment:
Basic TTP / functional gym.
Pull / muscle up bar
Cardio equipment (Rower/ski/bike)
How long are the workouts and how often should I expect to train?
The session length is approximately 1-2hrs
Can I do the workouts at my own pace or is there a set schedule to follow?
Yes, although sessions are structured in a way that is on a fixed schedule, if you miss a session you can simply go back on your training schedule and complete the workout missed.
Is there a coach available to give me guidance and support throughout the programme?
Coaches are available to answer any question you may have through our chat function on our app or do not hesitate to contact us via the 'Contact' section of our website.
How can I access the programme?
Once you have purchased the programme you simply have to download the TrueCoach app to gain access to your new programme. You'll receive all the information in the confirmation email.
Can I access the programme right away?
Please note that it may take up to 24 hours for your order to be processed. Afterwards, you'll receive an email invitation from Truecoach along with all other access details. Thank you for your understanding!
How are the programmes structured and what can I expect to learn?
Our Signature programme is for athletes who do have no specific weaknesses. The programme will have an even split of strength/ conditioning and gymnastics, periodised over the Crossfit Games season you will run through 4 x 12 week phases, each phase leading on to the next to ensure continued development and progression, peaking you for the open and quarter finals.
Are there any prerequisites for joining the programme?
For the Speciality programme, it is strongly recommended that you have some prior gym experience before joining as the level is intermediate/advanced.
Can you prepare me for a competition?
The program is exclusively created for athletes at mid and high-level who want to enhance their overall physique to perform competitively. Furthermore, we offer various customized programs that aid athletes in realizing their full potential and attaining success in their specific sport or discipline.