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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 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.

Premiership glory for MUAC Women

Premiership glory for MUAC Women

2017 AV Shield Final
MUAC’s Division One Women have claimed the AV Shield Premiership, returning the AV Shield title to the Rawlinson for the first time since 2005.  The MUAC Women vied with Glenhuntly, Box Hill and Sandringham for the…
Decathlon boys star and Nitro kicks off

Decathlon boys star and Nitro kicks off

Victorian Decathlon Championships
The alliterative trio of Jarrod Pageot, Christian Paynter and Aaron Page shone at Doncaster over the weekend as the athletics season kicked into high gear. Pageot took the bronze medal after scoring 6533 points and collecting several…
800m record lasts just 9 days as Billings flies at Hunter

800m record lasts just 9 days as Billings flies at Hunter

Around the Grounds
29/1/17 Sarah Billings took no time breaking her own MUAC 800m record, improving it to 2:04.35 with a 6th place at the 2017 Hunter Track Classic.  The race was a high quality spectacle with all nine women…
Two zone premierships confirmed for MUAC

Two zone premierships confirmed for MUAC

AV Shield Round 12
The home and away interclub season finished on a high for MUAC with both Division One teams collecting premierships and looking towards the AV Shield Final with ambitions of victory. A season high 40 athletes fronted…
Record breaking start to 2017 for Billings

Record breaking start to 2017 for Billings

Vic Milers Club Meet 3
Sarah Billings has kicked off 2017 in record breaking style, running 2:04:67 and taking more than a second off an MUAC Open 800m Record that was 7 years older than she is. Billings ran strongly…
MUAC turns it up to eleven

MUAC turns it up to eleven

AV Shield Round 11
MUAC rocked Aberfeldie on Saturday winning both Women’s and Men’s Division 1 and leading Yellow Zone to an emphatic victory over Blue in Zone v Zone. The MUAC Women took their 9th win from 10 starts…
Statewide competition starts 2017 for MUAC

Statewide competition starts 2017 for MUAC

AV Shield Round 10
MUAC athletes were competing statewide on Saturday as all AV Shield venues combined for one giant, combined competition.  Hot conditions across Victoria greeted athletes as they returned to action after the festive break, with MUAC members…
2017 Victorian Mile Championships

2017 Victorian Mile Championships

The University’s Rawlinson Track will see some fierce competition for the 101st Victorian Mile Championships this February. Some of Australia’s leading middle distance athletes will be chasing a title won by Landy, Doubell, Elliot, Flack, Macmillan and Riseley. After a…
Earl takes 10000m record at Landy Field

Earl takes 10000m record at Landy Field

Nick Earl has shaved 15 seconds off Dan Quin’s 15 year old MUAC 10000m record at the Steigen Spectacular at John Landy Field in Geelong on Saturday night.  Earl sat with the lead pack for 8km as Mitch Brown and…
Morgan hits heights in twilight

Morgan hits heights in twilight

AV Shield Round 9
MUAC’s Division One Women finished the season with a flourish, securing their 7th win of the season and looking strong for the AV Shield Final in February. The Thursday night twilight meet at Aberfeldie saw Kaitlin…
AV Shield heats up at Doncaster

AV Shield heats up at Doncaster

AV Shield Round 8
MUAC’s Division One Women will start looking towards the AV Shield Final after a comprehensive victory at Doncaster on Saturday for Round 8 of AV Shield.  A strong team effort lead by a reliable haul of…
Tough test for athletes at wintry Zatopek

Tough test for athletes at wintry Zatopek

2016 Zatopek:10
A dramatic evening of competition under trying conditions at Lakeside Stadium on Thursday night saw Bridey Delaney and Patrick Tiernan crowned Australian 10000m Champions at the 56th Zatopek meet.  MUAC athletes were in action across several events. A…
MUAC Women back on top at AV Shield

MUAC Women back on top at AV Shield

AV Shield Round 7
MUAC’s Division One Women bounced back to claim an emphatic victory at Werribee on Saturday, their 6339 point score more than doubling the second place team’s tally. Also starring for MUAC were our volunteers, with a…