Your Questions Answered

David and Olav go through a list of your questions submitted. For those not answered please keep an eye out for upcoming events where we will answer more. (00:57) Episode Starts (01:22) What Does Olav do when his Athletes are Sick and How Much Fitness is lost in a week or 2 of Missed Training? (5:09) How does Olav Account for Different Stressors of Different Intensity Domains? (10:42) Why does Kristian use his Heart Rate Monitor off to the side? (11:36) How does Fueling Strategy Differ between Olympic Distance Racing and Ironman Racing with Respect to Caffeine? (18:24) Does Olav Target Different Weights for Different Races with Kristian and Gustav?  (22:18) Olav’s Thoughts on Torque Training (24:56) If Olav was working with Professional Runners would he use Cycling and Swimming as Training Modalities? (30:38) What is the Difference of Adaptation Between an LT1 and LT2 Workout? (35:30) Does Training at or under LT2 at Higher Volumes Raise LT2 Compared to Training Above LT2  (34:39) How Much VO2Max Training should you Do in a Week? (44:14) How can you Build your Power/Pace Profile Correctly? (44:47) How Can Somone Quantify Intensity as Part of Workload from the Swim and the Run? (50:14) What is the Best Way to Train 4 Hour Power? (53:00) What is the Role of Psychology and Visualisation in Performance Improvement? (55:53) Olav’s Advice on How to get to Work With Elite Athletes VO2Master To benefit from our unique offer for a Free Assessment Kit with the purchase of an Analyzer Kit from VO2 Master, head to ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ and enter code: OLAVMETHOD during checkout (Available for Online Orders Only). Discount valid from January 4, 2024 – March 31, 2024 only.  Find VO2Master at: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ On ⁠⁠⁠⁠Instagram⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠Facebook⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠Twitter/X⁠⁠⁠⁠ and ⁠⁠⁠⁠YouTube⁠⁠⁠⁠ all @VO2master On ⁠⁠⁠⁠LinkedIn⁠⁠⁠⁠ @ vo2-master Maurten To benefit from the discount code and get 20% off the Maurten 1/52 Collection, simply add the 1/52 Collection to your basket at and enter code TheNorwegianMethod at the checkout. Note the code can only be used twice per customer. Find Maurten at: Website - ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ Instagram - @maurten_official YouTube - ⁠⁠⁠⁠Maurten Official - YouTube⁠⁠⁠⁠ Plasmaide To try Plasmaide go to the Plasmaide website and use code NMP25 for a 25% discount on Plasmaide products. Find plasmaide at:  ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ and ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠  @plasmaide on Instagram, Plasmaide on LinkedIn and Facebook Graphic Design by Georgia Humphreys Introduction by Santara Studios Produced and Edited by David Lipman

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A podcast presented by Santara Technology, featuring Olav Aleksander Bu and hosted by Dr David Lipman discussing the Norwegian method in depth as it pertains to age group triathletes seeking to qualify or already qualified for the world championships.