USAT Paratriathlete Annual Membership

A paratriathlete membership option is available for athletes who have a permanent physical or visual impairment that impacts their ability to participate in the sport of triathlon without certain rules accommodations, adaptations or special equipment.

  • Click here to read more about who is eligible to apply for this license.


General USAT Membership -> benefits

  • Adults (18+) cost $50
  • Youth (17 and under) cost $15

Paratriathlete Membership -> FREE (you need the USAT membership first)

  1. Go to your USAT membership profile at our website log in area (or the general USAT website - Log In - and then click "My Account").
  2. Log in with your regular USAT info. 
  3. In the header, drop down the "Application" tab and select "Para Application"
  4. Fill out the applications entirely, and hit "Submit" at the bottom.
  5. A USAT staff member will review it, and the designation will be added to you profile within the next couple weeks. 
  6. Receive your new USAT card with the para designation added. 
For questions about this process, please email


USAT Paratriathlon Elite Annual Membership

A paratriathlon elite membership option is available for elite paratriathletes who have met the qualification criteria outlined by USAT.

  • Click here to view the qualification criteria. *updated as of March 21, 2019
  • To obtain this license you can do so online by following the above "Paratriathlete Membership" steps, except select "Para Elite Applications" under the drop down tab.