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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


Fit forty fly around Lakeside

Fit forty fly around Lakeside

XCR19 Round 6: Lakeside 10
Stella Radford and Charlie Park led home big MUAC teams in a deep Lakeside:10, the Victorian 10km Road Championships.  Radford and Park both finished sixth to anchor strong Premier Division teams. There were plentiful personal…
Bisset bags gold at Universiade

Bisset bags gold at Universiade

30th Summer Universiade
The barnstorming 2019 season has continued for The University of Melbourne’s Catriona Bisset, claiming the gold medal in the women’s 800m. In a rough final, Bisset shrugged off a number of knocks and checks in the final…
Hot racing on the track at Sandown

Hot racing on the track at Sandown

XCR19 Round 5: Sandown Road Relays
MUAC’s Premier Women’s team took third place at Sandown on Saturday, topping a solid day of racing for six MUAC teams.  The Premier Men’s race saw the top three teams separated by just 21…
Melbourne Uni athletes to feature in Naples

Melbourne Uni athletes to feature in Naples

30th Summer Universiade Preview
A strong Australian team of 51 track and field athletes will commence competition on day five of the 30th edition of the multi-sport Summer Universiade, being held in Naples (Italy) this week. At the Games, 18…
MUAC athletes on top in Townsville

MUAC athletes on top in Townsville

2019 Oceania Athletics Championships

Rapid Wrap

Day 3 Catriona Bisset continued her storming 2019 with an emphatic win in the 800m, running 2:02.16. Strong win today in the Oceania Championships 800m by national champion @catrionabisset. Next stop for her World…
MUAC athletes off to Oceania Area Championships

MUAC athletes off to Oceania Area Championships

Good luck to all the MUAC athletes heading off Townsville for the 2019 Oceania Area Championships, a major stepping stone on the pathway to the 2019 IAAF World Championships in Doha and the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Event details…
MUAC hits the beach for Ekiden Relays

MUAC hits the beach for Ekiden Relays

XCR19 Round 4: Anglesea Ekiden Relay
Five MUAC teams hit the beach on Saturday for the Anglesea Ekiden Relays and found a picturesque course with challenging conditions on the longer legs, with mud and clay aplenty on some of the…
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…