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Defender 1st Membership Reward Program

For years, Defender has worked hard to offer competitive prices on quality marine supplies. Now, Defender customers are SAVING EVEN MORE on Defender's regular low prices EVERY DAY.

Exclusive Defender 1st pricing is like getting the items you want ON SALE EVERY TIME you shop Defender!

Unlike other rewards programs, there is NO WAITING to accumulate points, no gift cards to redeem, no gimmicks. Just SAVINGS!

Purchase a Defender 1st membership and you'll have instant access to exclusive savings on thousands of items EVERY DAY. Some exclusions apply. Once you're a member, when you log in at, discounted Defender 1st pricing will display on the product pages. Where applicable, sale pricing will display. Rest assured, you'll always get the lowest price that applies.

✔ Members SAVE on Thousands of Items EVERY DAY

✔ Prices are Often BELOW what we are allowed to advertise

✔ Member-Only Exclusive Special Offers, Deals and Coupons

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See the chart below for just one customer's recent Defender 1st savings.

Defender 1st Sample Chart


  • Easy to Join - just add the membership to your cart and proceed to checkout. If you don't have a Defender login, you'll be prompted to create an account during the checkout process.
  • Start Saving Immediately - Any items purchased at the same time as your membership is purchased will be charged at Defender 1st prices - you start saving right away and your shipment will not be delayed.
  • There are no "Gotchas" - Your membership will never auto-renew. You will be notified 30 days before your Defender 1st Membership expiration.


Who can enroll?
Defender 1st is open to everyone except commercial accounts, but if you have a commercial account you can open a personal (recreational) account.
How do I enroll?
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Or you can purchase a membership over the phone or at our Warehouse Outlet Store.
When does my online account recognize my savings?
Once you purchase your Defender 1st membership, your online account will recognize the savings immediately. You will see a Defender 1st Member Price on every product that is eligible (you'll need to sign in to see Member prices). Please keep in mind the lower price always prevails, so if a particular item is on sale and is lower than our Defender 1st price, you will get the sale price.
Do I have to be subscribed to the Defender 1st email?
No, but if you unsubscribe you won't see special promotions or exclusive deals just for members.
Can I cancel my membership?
Membership is valid for one year from the date of enrollment. Membership is non refundable; there are no refunds or prorating if you choose to cancel. Defender will not auto-renew your membership upon expiration. We will give you a 30-day advance notice of your expiration date.
Does it apply to all items?
No. Exclusions do apply. If the item is not applicable to a Defender 1st savings, you will see our everyday competitive, or sale price.
Is my membership transferrable?
No, your membership is tied to your personal account with Defender.
Can I purchase a membership as a gift?
Yes, you can purchase a Defender Gift Certificate good for a membership.
Contact our in-house knowledgeable staff during business hours at 800-628-8225 or email [email protected]
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