Boulder, CO, USA — April 17, 2019 — The new Training & Racing with a Power Meter, 3rd Ed., has been updated with the latest in power technology and power-based metrics. The definitive guide to power meters by Hunter Allen, Dr. Andy Coggan, and Dr. Stephen McGregor, has been overhauled and improved with cutting-edge power-based training techniques for cyclists and triathletes to train the way the pros do. Training & Racing with a Power Meter, 3rd Ed., is now available in bookstores, bike shops, and online. For a book preview and excerpts, visit velopress.com/power.
New in this third edition:
- All-new power metrics: FRC, Pmax, mFTP, Power Duration Curve, and more
- Two new power-based training plans for masters cyclists and triathletes
- New training plans to raise Functional Threshold Power
- Over 100 new power-based workouts
- New guidance for triathletes on pacing the bike and run
- New case studies on masters cyclists and triathletes
- Methods to test power duration and pinpoint weaknesses in a variety of race distances
- 100 newly illustrated charts
A power meter can unlock more speed and endurance than any other training tool—but only if you understand the data. This new third edition of Training and Racing with a Power Meter is the comprehensive guide to understanding and maximizing power.
Training & Racing with a Power Meter, 3rd Edition
Hunter Allen, Andy Coggan, PhD, and Stephen McGregor, PhD
Paperback. Two-color interior with charts and tables throughout.
7 3/8″ x 9 1/4″, 384 pp., $26.95, 9781937715939
Hunter Allen is an elite-level cycling coach, former professional cyclist, USA Cycling instructor, and owner of the Peaks Coaching Group. Andrew Coggan, PhD, is an exercise physiologist and a leading expert on power-meter data and application, responsible for developing many of the key metrics. Stephen McGregor, PhD, is an exercise physiologist at Eastern Michigan University, USA Cycling instructor, and coach for Peaks Coaching Group.
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