The Richmond Harriers offer several types of membership. Given the options available, we strongly recommend having a chat to somebody in the club to make sure you register for the most suitable/affordable membership type.

Membership options

Membership options for the Richmond Harriers are split into two separate categories. Option 1 is for those wishing to compete for Richmond at Athletics Victoria (AV) events. Option 2 are for those competitors that do not wish to compete for Richmond at Athletics Victoria (AV) events. The committee will announce the full winter calendar before April 1st 2017 when entries open.

Option 1. Club member competing as a Richmond Harrier at Athletics Victoria competitions:

These AV memberships entitle the member to full use of club facilities (gym, training, coaching etc.), as well as entitling the member to compete in all club races and events.

This level of membership provides access to AV personal accident insurance coverage. AV Membership upgrades can be made during the year (e.g. upgrade from cross country only, to both the cross country and track and field season).

Note that membership upgrades can be made during the year. e.g. you can upgrade from being a XCR competitor only, and then sign up to track and field towards summer.

  1. AS a Relay competitor. This level of membership entitles the member to compete for the club in Athletics Victoria winter season relays.  Additionally you may enter XCR winter season races on a one by one basis. Club fee of $60.00 plus AV Registration as an athlete $100.00 -Total $160.00. fee can be processed on the AV website and members are asked to download, print, sign and return the following form to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to.

2. AS a Cross Country/Road (XCR) competitor only. This level of membership entitles the member to compete for the club in the Athletics Victoria Competitions winter season (Road and Cross Country- 6 races in all) including relays. Club fee of $60.00 plus AV Registration as an athlete $225.00 -Total $285.00. fee can be processed on the AV website and members are asked to download, print, sign and return the following form to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to.

3. AS a Track & Field competitor only. This level of membership entitles the member to compete for the club in the summer season (track and field) Athletics Victoria Inter Club Shield Competition. Club fee of $60.00 plus AV Registration as an athlete $225.00 -Total $285.00. fee can be processed on the AV website and members are asked to download, print, sign and return the following form to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to.

4. AS an All Seasons competitor (both cross country/road and track and field). This level of membership entitles the member to compete for the club in both the winter season (Road racing and Cross Country) and summer season (track and field) Athletics Victoria Competitions. Club fee of $60.00 plus AV Registration as an athlete $300.00 -Total $360.00. fee can be processed on the AV website and members are asked to download, print, sign and return the following form to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to.

Junior members competing in Athletics Victoria competition: (under 20 as at 31 December 2017)

Club Fee of $25 plus AV Base fee of $80 = $105

Option 2 from above – $105 base +  $100 XCR package = $205

Option 3 from above – $105 base +  $100 T & F package = $205

Option 4 from above – $105 base +  $150 as an All Seasons competitor = $255

fee can be processed on the AV website and members are asked to download, print, sign and return the following form to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to

Junior members with dual Little Athletic registration:

Club Fee of $25 plus AV Base fee of $50 = $75

Option 2 from above – $75 base +  $55 XCR package = $130

Option 3 from above – $75 base +  $55 T & F package = $130

Option 4 from above – $75 base +  $75 as an All Seasons competitor = $150

fee can be processed on the AV website and members are asked to download, print, sign and return the following form to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to

Option 2. Club member (not competing for Richmond at Athletics Victoria events):

This level of membership entitles the member to full use of club facilities (gym, training, coaching etc.), as well as entitling the member to compete in all Club races/events. This level of membership DOES NOT entitle the member to compete in Athletics Victoria competition for the club. There are four levels of Club Membership:

  1. Club fee of $80 payable directly to the club (download form and return it to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to). This level of membership does not provide any personal accident insurance coverage.

2. Club fee of $80 plus Registration with AV as a Social member $40 which comes with personal accident insurance & member benefits. -Total $120. (Note: There is no entitlement to run in AV races with this membership option). To pay with with this option, select the “social” option on when registering using the AV website, and download form and return it to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to

3. Club fee of $80 plus registration with AV as a Recreational Runner $40. (Total cost $120) This comes with personal accident insurance & member benefits (Note: You may be able to enter some XCR events, but you wont score points for the club this way). To pay with with this option, select the “recreational” option on when registering using the AV website, and download form and return it to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to

4. Club fee of $80 plus registration with AV for Championship Events only $100. (Total cost $180) This comes with personal accident insurance and but has no entitlement to compete in summer Shield competitions. fee can be processed on the AV website, and download form and return it to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to

Club Support Member

Does not use club services/facilities and not wishing to take part in club events. No AV membership (Athlete or Social) is required however this also means that there is no personal accident insurance coverage. Fee $60 payable directly to the club (download form and return it to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to). 

Family Membership

This covers 2 adult and 3 junior (Under 20 as at 31/12/2017) members. Club fees of $120 plus appropriate AV Fees applicable. fee can be processed on the AV website, and download form and return it to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to

Life Membership

No club fees applicable, however if participating in club or AV events as either an athlete or official, appropriate AV registration (Athlete/Social/Recreational) is required. Note comments in foregoing Personal Accident Insurance coverage. Download form and return it to Barry in the club rooms or at the first event you come to.

Policies and memos

Member Information Booklet

Model rules (constitution)

Volunteer Information Memo

AV members Protection Policy

AV Photography Policy

Communications Policy

Inclusion Policy

Coaching code of conduct

Insurance coverage details can be found here: https://info.willis.com/site/athleticsaustralia/SitePages/Home.aspx