A 8-week periodized mesocycle leading to a national level weightlifting competition

The concepts of periodization are often applied to the training programs of athletes in order to prepare for competition. These concepts include manipulation of training variables such as volume load, training intensity, and exercise selection. The following training program is one example of how these concepts can be manipulated and applied to the sport of weightlifting.
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Subjects: weightlifting load organization mesocycle peaking for a competition preparation period competition training periodization load volume load intensity
Notations: strength and speed sports
Published in: Strength and Conditioning Journal
Published: 2004
Volume: 26
Issue: 5
Pages: 62-67
Document types: article
Language: English
Level: intermediate