Walter Thorburn

Region : Auckland

Club : -

Phone : (09) 5701276

Email :

Skype : Walter.thorburn63


Walter is the founder and coach of Go2max Endurance coaching since 2001.

He is a 2 x New Zealand long course elite triathlon champion and 2 x World age group champion with 35 years of Endurance sport experience.

He held the prestigious NZ Port of Tauranga Half Ironman 2k swim/90 k bike/21K course record of 3 hrs 48 minutes for over 11 years. Walter also spent 5 years as a professional athlete based with Japans leading Ironman team.

Walter has coached and guided triathletes to New Zealand and world age group titles since 2001 as well as top 3 results in the Speights Coast to Coast along with NZs premier marathons as a full time professional coach.

Walter also founded and is the director of the NZ Altitude Training Centre in Auckland

Coaching Qualifications & Experience:

  • Tri NZ Level 3 Accredited Coach