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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


MUAC hits cross country heights at Bundoora

MUAC hits cross country heights at Bundoora

XCR19 Round 3: Victorian Cross Country Championships MUAC athletes took a break from their exam preparations to head to Bundoora for the State Cross Country Championships. Top runs of the day came from Ciara Boyd-Squires Long (11th) and Elly Benson…
MUAC bubbles to the top at St Anne's

MUAC bubbles to the top at St Anne’s

XCR19 Round 2: St Anne’s Cross Country
A strong turnout of MUAC athletes delivered some bright results at Round 2 of XCR19. A week of cool weather and rain delivered crisp and earthy conditions with a hint of mud on…
Naylor nurturing future MUAC star

Naylor nurturing future MUAC star

2019 Oceania Area Championships
Lee Naylor joined MUAC in her first year of University in 1989, in that year breaking the Australian U20 400m record and ranking as the third junior in the world as an 18 year old. By…
Melbourne University athletes heading to Naples

Melbourne University athletes heading to Naples

30th Summer Universiade
With just 50 days until the opening ceremony of the 30th Summer Universiade kicks off in Naples, Italy, the Australian UniRoos team are finalizing their preparations with the athletics team being named for the championships that begin…
Bisset snares silver at IAAF World Relays

Bisset snares silver at IAAF World Relays

2019 IAAF World Relays
Catriona Bisset made an emphatic debut on the international athletic stage, teaming up with Joshua Ralph (SUAC) to win silver in the 2x2x400m at the 2019 IAAF World Relays. Bisset, fresh from her Australian Championship win…
Clean sweep for MUAC Women at Jells Park

Clean sweep for MUAC Women at Jells Park

XCR19 Round 1: Jells Park Relays
MUAC’s Open women have taken all before them, winning the Premier Women, Division Three and Division 5 races at the opening round of XCR19, the Jells Park Relays. A Premier Women’s teams stacked with…
Team Melbourne back in Sydney for UniSport Nationals

Team Melbourne back in Sydney for UniSport Nationals

2019 UniSport Nationals
A strong team of Melbourne University students are in action over four days for the 2019 UniSport Nationals Athletics. ¬†The competition serves as a selection trial for the upcoming 30th Summer Universiade in Napoli. In Day 1…
MUAC squad putting the sash on show in Sydney

MUAC squad putting the sash on show in Sydney

2019 Australian Athletics Championships
A massive seven days of action at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre with track and field championships on the line for Open and Junior athletes. MUAC has a big contingent of athletes in action. MUAC finished…
HH Hunter comes to the Rawlinson for the first time in more than 50 years

HH Hunter comes to the Rawlinson for the first time in more than 50 years

2019 Victorian Track and Field Championships
MUAC has clinched the HH Hunter Shield for the first time since 1966. The drought was broken with a strong performance on Day 6 of the Championships, overhauling Essendon’s 11 point lead with big…
A lot of pride on show as MUAC sit atop the HH Hunter Shield

A lot of pride on show as MUAC sit atop the HH Hunter Shield

2019 Victorian Track and Field Championships
There was a lot to be proud about for MUAC at the first weekend of the 2019 Victorian Track and Field Championships. The weekend saw the club stage it’s inaugural Pride Round and maintain…
MUAC out in force for inaugural Pride Round

MUAC out in force for inaugural Pride Round

2019 Pride Round
Melbourne University Athletics Club kicked off it’s inaugural Pride Round with a dinner at the Clyde Hotel on Thursday night. Jayde de Bondt, Inclusion and Diversity Manager at both Melbourne University Women’s Football Club and North Melbourne…
Podium for MUAC Men at AV Shield Final

Podium for MUAC Men at AV Shield Final

2019 AV Shield Final
A strong effort by the MUAC Men saw them lead for most of the day at the AV Shield Final, just overtaken by eventual Division One winner Glenhuntly in the late afternoon to record a strong…
MUAC Guide for Freshers

MUAC Guide for Freshers

Just arrived at University of Melbourne? Feeling like the new kid on the block and not sure what to do? Get involved in some athletics. Follow these 3 steps and check the FAQ below for more.

Step 1: Say hello.

Across this wide brown land

Across this wide brown land

Around the grounds
28/1/19 MUAC athletes took to the track and field across Australia over the long weekend.

Hunter Track Classic

Reilly Shaw, 1500m, 7th, 3:47.15 Nick Earl, 3000m Steeplechase, 5th, 9:19.98

Victorian Country Championships

WOP 400m: Rosamond Gilden 61.48;…