Joel Baden

Joel Baden

Rio 2016 Olympic Games
Perseverance has paid off for youthful high jumper Joel Baden who cleared the automatic qualifying height of 2.29m in late June as the end of qualifying period approached. Baden had clearances during the year at 2.25m…
Regan Lamble

Regan Lamble

Rio 2016 Olympic Games
After taking a break from the sport in 2014, Regan Lamble has returned to career best form. She took silver behind Rachel Tallent at the Australian Race Walking Championships in February 2016 and then produced a…
Lisa Weightman

Lisa Weightman

Rio 2016 Olympic Games
In her first marathon since giving birth to her son Pete in 2015, Lisa Weightman won silver in the 2016 Houston Marathon in January in a time of 2:27.53, with this run securing her spot on…
MUAC Coach Profile

MUAC Coach Profile

Tony Brain

Squad

Middle/Distance Squad – MUAC

Coaching Level

IV Middle Distance

Full time occupation

Head of Risk Management at AustralianSuper

What is your running history?

Started competing in athletics in final year at uni (with MUAC of course) and…
Gwen Thornton

Gwen Thornton

MUAC Member Profile
What got you started in athletics? – I’ve always been running, because the boys were chasing me. I used to refuse to ride on the back of my Mum’s bike when I was a kid. And we’d…
Tim Hui

Tim Hui

MUAC Member Profile
Years as MUAC member – 2 years Preferred race and distance – 800m Best race you’ve run – run 4 the kids 2015 – massive PB and 9th overall Fictional character you most closely resemble– Leslie Chow…
Get to know a MUAC member

Get to know a MUAC member

Kate Scarlett
Name: Kate Scarlett Runs/week: 7 Kilometrage: ~75km This week I met Kate Scarlett, our Winter Cross-Country Women’s captain at a nice warm pub inside and away from Melbourne’s wet and dreary winter. In a most candid interview Kate…
Get to know an MUAC member

Get to know an MUAC member

This week I dropped by to have a chat with Ironman. Not the superhero, not the guy swimming at the Gold Coast, and not the actor Jeremy Irons, but…. Matthew Irons.  In case you didn’t know Ironman is the Mens…