MTD Tri club performance ambassadors 2017/2018

MTD Tri Club Performance Ambassadors 2017/2018

Athletes may apply to become part of the MTD race team. Season runs from September to September according to the TSA calendar year.

Triathlon performance ambassadors (Premium) Tier A benefits

  • Free race kit for the year (One speed suit or 2-piece tri kit valued @ Max R3300)
  • 25% Discount on the online tri store
  • 20% Discount on bikes
  • Discount structure will be built into the athletes online shopping account. Items will exclude sale items & promotional items. Items discount may change at any time due to the industry demands but maximum help will be given where applicable.
  • Incentive structure will be in place for athlete to qualify for discounted training plans (see below for incentives)
  • Allowance for athlete’s personal sponsors will be considered and allowed.

Triathlon performance ambassadors benefits Tier B benefits

  • Athlete’s will have to buy their race kit at a 40% discount off retail price.
  • 25% Discount on the online tri store
  • 20% Discount on bikes
  • Discount structure will be built into the athletes online shopping account. Items will exclude sale items & promotional items. Items discount may change at any time due to the industry demands but maximum help will be given where applicable.
  • Incentive structure will be in place for athlete to qualify for discounted training plans (see below for incentives)
  • Allowance for athlete’s personal sponsors will be considered and allowed.

Coached athletes (Unlimited to all coached MTD athletes)

  • 12% Discount on High 5 products
  • 10% Discount on all other items in the store
  • 8% Discount on bikes and power meters
  • Discount structure will be built into the athletes online shopping account. Items will exclude sale items & promotional items. Items discount may change at any time due to the industry demands but maximum help will be given where applicable.

Club athletes (Unlimited to all club members nationally)

  • 10% Discount on High 5 products
  • 5% Discount on all other items in the store
  • 4% Discount on bikes and power meters
  • Discount structure will be built into the athletes online shopping account. Items will exclude sale items & promotional items. Items discount may change at any time due to the industry demands but maximum help will be given where applicable.

Incentivised races: Triathlon Race Team only

A Tier races:

ITU Short Distance World Champs (Placed in Age Group)

Ironman World Champs (Placed in Age Group)

70.3 Ironman World Champs (Placed in Age Group)

Continental Ironman Champ (i.e. African Champs PE) (Placed in Age Group)

1st place – 3months free training program

2nd place – 2months free training program

3rd place – 1months free training program

(*excluding squad training)

 

B Tier races:

Xterra World Champs (Placed in Age Group)

ITU Cross tri world champs (Placed in Age Group)

ITU Long distance world champs (Placed in Age Group)

Ironman International Events (Placed in Age Group)

70.3 East London (Placed in Age Group)

70.3 Durban (Placed in Age Group)

Ultra-Events (Overall placing)

1st place – 2 months free training

2nd place – 1months free training program

3rd place – 1months free training program

(*excluding squad training)

 

C Tier races:

SA Champs (Placed in Age Group)

Xterra South Africa (Placed in Age Group)

Ultra-Sprint Events (Overall placing)

5150 Events (PE, Bela Bela, Pretoria) (Overall placing)

1st place – 1-month free training

(*excluding squad training)

 

Qualifying criteria: 

  1. Every athlete who is coached by an MTD coach and registered with the MTD club (provided there is a registered club in your area) may apply to be a part of the MTD TRIATHLON performance ambassadors.
  2. Selection will be based on overall performance in races, age category performances in races, primarily on the previous year’s results as well as how the coaches see the athlete as an ambassador to MTD. i.e. Wearing MTD branding; talking to and referring other athletes to MTD. Athletes social media activities.
  3. The contract will run for 1 calendar year after which you will need to re-apply for the new year.
  4. As part of the MTD performance ambassadors you will need to wear MTD club shirts and visor/ cap, before during and after all races. Athletes should also wear MTD kit on the podium. The race kit will be branded with MTD logo and supporting contributors.
  5. If you have additional sponsors these can be included on the MTD kit at pre-selected positions. performance ambassadors ONLY on special request.
  6. If an athlete does not abide by these rules set, it is the race team directors discretion to revoke race team status & privileges.

 To apply, please send your race cv and next year planned schedule to info@mytrainingday.com

Application date closes 1 October a review done 1 April