Elite Policies and Selection Criteria

If you are an approved Triathlon New Zealand Professional athlete to nominate to represent New Zealand please refer to the policies below.


Triathlon New Zealand Travel Policy 2020:

Triathlon New Zealand Eligibility for ITU race entry:

ITU WTS and ITU World Cup Qualification Criteria:

Elite Selection Commission

Requests for entry into any Elite ITU races or for endorsement to enter as a Professional in long distance races should be emailed to hpadmin@triathlon.kiwi


Selection Advisers:

Abu Dhabi

  • Ken Maclaren, Richard Wells

New Plymouth

  • Greg Fraine, Ken Maclaren, Richard Wells

Selection Advisors:


  • Bevan Docherty and Richard Wells

Abu Dhabi

  • Ken Maclaren and Richard Wells


  • Greg Fraine and Shanelle Barrett


  • Ken Maclaren and Shanelle Barrett

Tokyo Test Event

  • Ken Maclaren and Bevan Docherty



Athletes Agreement and Application Form

  • If you would like a copy of the MTR Athlete Agreement and Application form please contact Maree Kaati on hpadmin@triathlon.kiwi
  • Selection Advisors as noted under 8.23 in the MTR Selection Policy
    • Mark Elliott – HP Director
    • Bruce Hunter – Cambridge Head Coach
    • Michael Flynn – Performance Consultant HPSNZ