For Athletes

Information for carded athletes about operating in our high performance sport environment.  If you're not carded, see our athlete development section below.


For information on support available for carded athletes, which sports have carded athletes, and how athletes are selected.

Athlete performance support 

Support services for carded athletes and our searchable directory of people within HPSNZ's Athlete Performance Support team
Click here for our athlete performance support directory 

Athlete Life 

Maximising opportunities and minimising constraints to help athletes achieve in sport and life.

Advisors are available to help carded athletes plan ahead including for study around sport performance plans - important for those thinking about applying for Prime Minister's Athlete Scholarships.

Athlete Friendly Tertiary Network

Connecting athletes with tertiary institutions which support high performance athletes

Athlete Friendly Network

Connecting athletes with partners who can provide career and learning opportunities, quality professional services, and discounted products.

Carded athletes can purchase 2XU compression apparel at a discounted rate through the Athlete Friendly Network.

Athlete Funding

Support for carded athletes includes scholarships, Performance Enhancement Grants, and acccess to services

Athlete Development

Information for those aspiring to become high performance athletes, details on our Athlete Transfer Programme and the Pathway to Podium programme.