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With a proud history dating back to 1873, Melbourne University Athletics Club is one of the oldest sporting clubs in Australia. Over the years, MUAC has been the home club for many famous athletes including Olympic and Commonwealth Games and world championships champions, medallists and competitors.

One of the strongest athletics clubs in Australia, MUAC remains the athletics club of choice for current and past Melbourne University students, staff and friends.  >read more


2018 MUAC 5000m and Pole Vault

2018 MUAC 5000m and Pole Vault

Tuesday, 27th February, 7pm. Rawlinson Track, Melbourne University. Graded 5000m and Pole Vault. $5 entry. Entries close Sunday, 25th February, 5pm. A great night for PBs and close racing at our home track.  All welcome. BBQ and refreshments on offer…
Ain't no sunshine

Ain’t no sunshine

AV Shield Round 6
A rare Sunday round of AV Shield saw most of the MUAC cohort descend on Aberfeldie, fighting to remain undefeated and eager to put some points on the board after a washed out competition last weekend.…
MUAC out in force at Lakeside

MUAC out in force at Lakeside

2017 Victorian 5000m Championships
MUAC came to play at Lakeside on Thursday, 23rd of November with 19 athletes, the largest contingent of any club, featuring in every race on the program. Stormy, humid conditions didn’t deter the hardy athletes as…
Sparks fly at AV Shield

Sparks fly at AV Shield

AV Shield Round 5
An eventful day of competition saw some fine performances and several MUAC debuts across the state before thunderstorms led both Metro competitions abandoned.  The MUAC cohort was out in force with our highest turnout for the…
MUAC gets well bronzed at sunny Lakeside

MUAC gets well bronzed at sunny Lakeside

2017 Victorian Track Relay Championships
The championship season got off to a great start for MUAC with four medals won and our two 4x400m teams qualifying for the big dance at Zatopek in a few weeks time.  The MUAC Members…
MUAC remains undefeated as volunteers shine

MUAC remains undefeated as volunteers shine

AV Shield Round 4
MUAC’s Division One Women and Men sit atop the AV Shield ladders after four rounds with a commanding lead on their rivals. A big group of volunteers kept the MUAC long jump pit going all day…
In the summer rain

In the summer rain

AV Shield Round 3
Round three of Shield last Saturday saw MUAC athletes competing at Meadowglen Nunawading and Ballarat in mild 17C° weather. Meadowglen played host to the 200, 800, hammer, high jump, triple, and hurdles while the 100, 400,…
A great day for a long run

A great day for a long run

2017 Melbourne Marathon
A big contingent of MUAC athletes took advantage of unusually benign conditions on Sunday morning at the Melbourne Marathon Festival, with lots of personal bests and two race victories topping the highlights list. Makda Haji continued her…
MUAC rolls on at AV Shield

MUAC rolls on at AV Shield

AV Shield Round 2
MUAC continued it’s fine start to the track and field season, winning Division One Women with the highest score in the state, and Division One Men joining them atop the podium with a score just 50…
And we're off...

And we’re off…

AV Shield Round 1
The track and field season kicked off on Saturday with Round 1 of AV Shield at five tracks across Victoria.  MUAC athletes were mostly eastside at Tom Kelly Athletics Track in Doncaster. A big shout out…
MUAC right at home at Princes Park Relays

MUAC right at home at Princes Park Relays

XCR’17 Round 10: Princes Park Relays
MUAC welcomed more than 1100 athletes to Princes Park, our home turf, for the final round of the 2017 Athletics Victoria winter season. There was a big MUAC presence throughout the park with 50…
Weightman wins gold as team shines

Weightman wins gold as team shines

Round 9 XCR’17: Burnley Half Marathon
Lisa Weightman led MUAC’s Premier Women’s team to a season high fourth place at the Victorian Half Marathon Championships on Sunday.  Weightman claimed her first Victorian Half Marathon title and joined with Lisa Dick,…
Students hit the heights in Taipei

Students hit the heights in Taipei

29th Summer Universiade, Taipei 2017
7 Melbourne University students  joined a strong Australian team competing at the 29th Summer Universiade in Taipei, an international sporting event second only to the Olympic Games with more than 170 nations and 10,000 athletes…
Royal rumble in London

Royal rumble in London

2017 IAAF World Championships London
Amidst a high drama 20km race walk on the Mall between Buckingham Palace and Admiralty Arch, Regan Lamble fought hard to be the first Australian home in 22nd place, in 1:31:30. Up front the race…