USA Triathlon cancels controversial Team USA Platinum Membership

January 19, 2024

As part of a new tiered membership structure unveiled this week, new USAT memberships featured Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum tiers, each with different price points and benefits.

Priced at US$400, the Platinum membership was originally positioned by USAT this week as its most premium membership offering. However, by forcing this membership premium on any athlete wishing to race for Team USA, the governing body faced a significant backlash from athletes.

In response, USAT has decided to back down. Endurance Biz