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Membership of British Triathlon has a wide range of benefits including:

  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Accident Legal Service
  • Endorsed for racing abroad


Everyone who participates in swim, bike, run is entitled to participate in an enjoyable and safe environment.





British Triathlon considers the safety and wellbeing of children, young people and adults at risk as central to its values. As a governing body we accept our responsibility for providing guidance and support for the swim, bike, run community to ensure that the sport is enjoyable and safe. Everyone in swim, bike, run has a responsibility for safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk.


If you have concerns for the welfare or safety of a child, young person or adult at risk or some raises a concern with you, report these immediately.


To report a concern contact;

British Triathlon Lead Safeguarding Officer

07793 647578 / 01509 837137



Triathlon England Lead Safeguarding Officer

07384 214726 / 01509 837137



It's important to remember that the welfare of a child, young person or adult at risk is paramount, it's not up to you to decide whether or not a child or young person has been abused, but to report concerns appropriately.

If you think a child or young person is in immediate danger or requires medical attention, you should call the emergency services on 999.

You can also ring the NSPCC helpline on 0808 800 5000 or by emailing help@nspcc.org.uk. Following reporting the matter to the emergency services or NSPCC you must inform British Triathlon.

If you have a non-safeguarding concern or complaint, please review the British Triathlon Complaints Policy to ensure this is addressed in the most effective manner.

Safeguarding Children Policies, Procedures and Guidance

You can find all of our safeguarding policies, guidance and key templates here.

Young People

A young persons guide to staying safe while training and competing in swim, bike, run and who you can talk to if you're worried.

Clubs and Coaches

A clubs and coaches guide to safeguarding policies and procedures, who to contact and how to safeguard during training.


Parents and carers are a vital part of helping to ensure a safe culture within the swim, bike, run community and getting involved within the sport can help everyone have a great experience through swim, bike, run.

Safeguarding Adults

This page is dedicated to informing clubs, coaches and Welfare Officers about how to safeguard adults as well as the British Triathlon policy and procedures for reporting concerns.

DBS Checks

Information, guidance and FAQs on applying for a DBS check for a role in triathlon.

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