To become an Athlete Member of Athletics Victoria you must be part of an Athletics Club. Make contact with the club using their contact details to find out more about their training, facilities and more. Once you have found the club for you, proceed to JOIN NOW!

2020/21 Athlete Membership

Effective 1st April 2020 – 31st March 2021

Athlete membership allows eligibility to purchase one of our *event packages and Victorian Championship events as well as access to insurance and member discounts through our partner program. This does not include club membership fees.

*Event Packages and Victorian Championship events incur additional fees.

Junior (13-19 years) – $135

Open – $170

Membership benefits include, but are certainly not limited to: Access to a well-organised and structured series of events in your particular area of interest, summer and winter handbooks (digital), expert coaching and guidance through our club network, access to Championships (fee based), personal accident & insurance coverage, access Target Talent Program (age restrictions), exclusive discounts & training access to Lakeside Stadium, access to State Teams (age restrictions), member offers and discounts, discounted fees for families, membership to SportsPass – with discounts on a range of products and services (www.sportspass.com.au).

2020/21 Terms & Conditions

Additional Services


Transfers must be approved by both the current and new club. Athletes are permitted one transfer per season.


Allows an Athlete to compete for an alternate club for either the Summer AVSL or Winter XCR season.


$35 discount per person available when three (3) or more Open or Junior Athletes reside at the same address and register at the same time.


Packages offer discounts for bulk purchase of event entry to winter or summer competition series.

XCR Package

Open – $140

Junior – $115

XCR is our Premier Winter Series, combining Cross Country, Club Team Relays and Road Racing in a fun mix of distance events. For further information on courses and distances, visit the Winter Events Page.

AVSL Package

Open – $140

Junior – $115

The AVSL package includes all 12 rounds of Athletics Victoria Shield League. AVSL is for all ages and abilities, a great place to start out and give Athletics a go. For more information on AVSL, visit the AVSL event page.

MAX Package

Open – $230

Junior – $180

The Max Package includes both the XCR and AVSL Packages for Athletes who compete year round, with great savings to be had by all age groups.


Access to a well-organised and structured series of events in your particular area of interestSummer and Winter Handbooks (digital)
Expert coaching and guidance through our club networkAccess to Championships (fee based)
Personal accident & insurance coverageAccess Target Talent Program (age restrictions)
Exclusive discounts & training access to Lakeside StadiumAccess to State Teams (age restrictions)
Member offers and discountsDiscounted fees (Families)
Expertise in understanding Junior Sport Policy & Framworks1 on 1 club support for Coaching, Governance, Insurance, Member Protection, hosting events, working with volunteers
Expertise in NCAA / College ApplicationsExpertise in Gender Equity in Sport
Grant Writing Assistance MPIO Support