What do Dame Yvette Corlett, Sir Peter Snell, Sir John Walker, Tom Walsh, Dame Valerie Adams, Nick Willis and Eliza McCartney all have in common? They were all developed by grassroots domestic coaches who work within our network of 170+ clubs nationwide.
Athletics New Zealand has two types of Coach Memberships: Community Coach Membership and Accredited Coach Membership. Visit Coach Membership for a brief description of the requirements and benefits of each.
- To register as a Community Coach or Accredited Coach Please click here
- Looking for a coach? To see a current list of Athletics NZ Accredited Coaches (updated July 2020) click here
Coach Membership Types
While Athletics New Zealand has multiple educational offerings and qualifications such as Foundation Coach training and the Performance Coach qualifications, we have only two types of Coach Memberships, the Community Coach Membership and the Accredited Coach Membership. Below is a brief description of the requirements and benefits of each.