The Parkville Project (Distance)

EventsTrack, cross country, and road: 1500 m – Marathon
Squad DescriptionThis is a long distance team dedicated to pushing the limits of our capabilities within the constraints of our lives. Training structure is balanced between long intervals, short intervals, thresholds/tempo runs and racing. We are performance focused targeting cross country and road racing in the winter and track running in the summer. We are here to support each other’s goals with our core values being consistency, hard work, and balance.
Getting Involved The squad welcomes all athletes. New members are invited to a 30 day probationary period.
Training TimesLong Intervals – Tuesday 18:00 @ Parkville
Short Intervals – Thursday 18:00 @ Parkville
Training LocationMUAC Nona Lee Sports Center is our headquarters however training location will be confirmed 48 Hours Prior to the session
Squad FeeAthlete’s commitment to running

Max Ueda
QualificationsAthletics Australia Level 2 Long Distance Coaching Accreditation
JAAF Interpreter
Coaching Highlights2020 – Coach for Nick Earl at Zatopek 10
2023 – Coached Jeevan Soundararajah for Singapore 10km Road National Record
2023 – Team Lead for Singapore Athletics Association at 2023 XC World Champs
2023 – Coached Taine Lang to U20 5000m Nationals
Athletics Biography2008 – Most Improved XC Athlete at the American School in Japan
2013 – Joined MUAC’s Development Squad
2013 – Started coaching with Nick Earl
2018 – Swedish Half Marathon Championship Representative
2019- 66:40 @ Australian Half Marathon Championships
Personal BiographyBorn in Japan in 1993
Bachelors and Masters of Engineering Degree with Melbourne University
Full Time Mechanical Engineer at Davey Water Products
Living with loving partner Jeka in Stonnington