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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


Uni not short changed at Sandown

Uni not short changed at Sandown

XCR’18 Round 5: Sandown Road Relays
A truncated Sandown Road Relays on Saturday still delivered thrills for MUAC with our Premier Women winning silver and our Premier Men bronze.  Race officials concerned about forecasts for hail, high winds and purple…

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Hills tames hills and takes state title

Hills tames hills and takes state title

XCR’18 Round 4: Bundoora Cross Country
Cool and windy conditions were just what the doctor ordered for the massive MUAC team on Saturday with Madeline Hills claiming her first Victorian Championship and leading the Premier Women to 3rd place.  The…

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No foxing for MUAC at Cruden Farm

No foxing for MUAC at Cruden Farm

XCR’18 Round 3: Cruden Farm Cross Country
A strong contingent of over 35 MUAC cross country athletes took to the undulating green pastures of the Murdoch Estate at Cruden Farm in Langwarrin on Saturday afternoon. Open men and women trotted…

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Uni in sparkling form at St Anne's

Uni in sparkling form at St Anne’s

XCR’18 Round 2: St Anne’s Cross Country
Two individual medals, some team podiums and a massive team presence had the MUAC cohort fizzing at St Anne’s Winery as our winter athletes were tested over the rolling hills of Myrniong. The…

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Winter starts in record style for MUAC

Winter starts in record style for MUAC

XCR’18 Round 1: Jells Park Relays
The outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne turned on a glorious autumn day for the beginning of the 2018 XCR season. A first-round record of 47 MUAC athletes made the trip down to the serene…

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Get behind our athletes on the Gold Coast!

Get behind our athletes on the Gold Coast!

2018 Commonwealth Games
Go behind this scenes with the Melbourne University athletes who’ll be competing and cheer them on! Competition schedule

Lisa Weightman

Birthday: 16 January Coach: Prof. Dick Telford Event: Marathon Club: Melbourne University Athletics Club Personal Best: Marathon,…
Medals a'plenty and HH Hunter podium at State Champs

Medals a’plenty and HH Hunter podium at State Champs

2018 Victorian Open and Para Track & Field Championships
A big cohort of MUAC athletes took to Lakeside Stadium over three days of competition, collecting medals, PBs and HH Hunter points as the track and field season reached it’s zenith…
More medals for MUAC on Day 4

More medals for MUAC on Day 4

96th Australian Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games Trials

Sunday, 18th

Katrina Anderson and Rosie Donegan collected championship medals on the final day of the 2018 Australian Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games Trials in a hot and torrid day of competition.  …
Top four for MUAC teams at Shield Final

Top four for MUAC teams at Shield Final

AV Shield Final
Strong performances across many events saw MUAC’s two Division One teams come close to premierships but ultimately fall just short at the biggest day of club track and field in Victoria, the AV Shield Final at Lakeside…
Anderson wins title in golden night at Rawlinson

Anderson wins title in golden night at Rawlinson

2018 Victorian Mile Championships
Katrina Anderson won Melbourne University Athletics Club’s first Victorian Women’s Mile Championships with a strong final lap at Meet 4 of the Victorian Milers Club’s 2017/18 season. Anderson settled well in the early stages of the…
MUAC looks strong ahead of AV Shield Final

MUAC looks strong ahead of AV Shield Final

AV Shield Round 12 and Around the Grounds
MUAC will roll into the AV Shield Final with Division One Teams that have lost once between them in the 11 rounds of competition.  This form was confirmed with two more victories…
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.

Raise The Bar returns to Rawlinson

Raise The Bar returns to Rawlinson

2018 Raise The Bar Academy
Thirty seven eager Indigenous students came to Melbourne this week from right across Australia to participate in the Raise the Bar Academy, a program delivered through a partnership between Athletics Australia’s Athletics for the Outback…
Weightman and Donegan to wear the green and gold

Weightman and Donegan to wear the green and gold

2018 Commonwealth Games/ 2018 World University Cross Country
MUAC athletes Lisa Weightman and Rosie Donegan have been selected to represent Australia in 2018, marking the start of a big year of athletics for MUAC. Commonwealth Games Australia today confirmed the…