Membership Fees & Benefits

Join Triathlon New Zealand’s membership programme, TRIBE and receive great benefits. When you join TRIBE you get exclusive access to special partner offers, regular news updates and the opportunity to compete in international and domestic competitions (National Championships).

Current Season 2017/18

Club Member rates Other
Youth (U16) $10 / year $20 / year
Adult $25 / year $50 / year


*Family discount of 15% for up to 6 family members

Not sure if you’re a current member? Email your contact details to and we will respond within 1-2 business days.


  • TRIBE Partner Discounts

Your TRIBE member benefits card will give you over $100 of the following benefits, more to be announced throughout the season.


$30 off 2XU purchase

  • $30 discount when you spend $75 or more at their online store

20% discount with Training Peaks

  • 20% discount off the cost of Premium Athlete Edition subscriptions (over $70 value)

Competitive International Insurance Cover

  • Access to competitive travel insurance for when you are racing/travelling/supporting overseas

Suzuki Offer

  • Free on Road Costs when a new Suzuki Vehicle is purchased


  • TRIBE Community

Triathlon may be an individual sport but it has a dynamic and diverse community that expands the width and breadth of New Zealand.  We connect you with other like-minded athletes and groups through the fortnightly TRIBE Newsletter.


  • Represent your country on the World Stage

Have you ever dreamed of representing New Zealand at a World Championship?  This goal can be a reality.  When you join TRIBE you are then eligible to represent New Zealand at the ITU Age Group World Championship. We select and take teams overseas each year with athletes of all ages from 16yrs to 80yrs+ (note: must also be a member of an affiliated club).


  • Be a National Champion

When you join TRIBE you are eligible to compete for regional and National Championships in Sprint, Standard, Long distance triathlons as well as Duathlon, Aquathlon, Cross Triathlon and Paratriathlon.


  • Supporting your community

Your membership supports youth development, coach accreditation and volunteer programmes to ensure we have quality people delivering services to participants and competitors.

Accredited Coach Member Benefits


Join Triathlon New Zealand’s coaching community! Receive great benefits and be eligible for all Accredited Coach opportunities.


Prerequisites apply

  1. You must have a current TRIBE membership
  2. You must have completed a Foundation Coaching Course or previously held Level 0-3 Coach Accreditation.


Not sure if you’re eligible? Email your contact details to and we will respond within 5 working days.

Current Season 2017/18

TRIBE Member rates
Volunteer Coach $7.50 / year (police vetting charge)
Professional Coach $32.50 / year (incl. $7.50 police vetting)

Volunteer Coach – A Triathlon New Zealand Accredited Coach who is ONLY coaching as a volunteer within a Triathlon New Zealand affiliated club environment; an activity which takes place through not for profit organisations. Each criteria must be present:

  • to be a benefit for the community / organisation;
  • must be present at coach’s own free will and without coercion;
  • or for any financial incentive [including gifts]

Professional Coach – A Triathlon New Zealand Accredited Coach who is coaching in a professional (paid) capacity.

Coaching Membership Partner Discounts

  • Option to uptake competitive Coaching Insurance Cover, currently covering:
    • Public & Products Liability – Limit $2,000,000; Excess $500
    • Statutory Liability – Limit $500,000; Excess $500
    • Professional Indemnity – Limit $500,000; Excess $2500
  • Training Peaks 20% Coaching Discount
    • 20% discount off the cost of Coach Edition subscriptions

Professional recognition by Triathlon New Zealand as an Accredited Coach

  • Ability to submit a Coach Profile to be featured on our website
  • Ability to use all relevant coaching logos and brand identity associated with Triathlon New Zealand
  • Ability to coach at affiliated clubs domestically

Coach Group or Business to be officially recognised by Triathlon New Zealand

  • Ability to submit a Coaching Group Profile to be featured on our website
  • Eligible for the 2018 Coach Group of the Year award

Supporting your coaching community

Your membership supports coaching development and implementation of acceptable standards nationally, as well as the ability to offer coaching accreditation workshops around the country.