Max, with Regan, attends both the duet competition that Beth and James attended and the trio competition that Giselle, Thalia and Amanda attend.
Still a part of Elite, Max is the male soloist at Absolute Dance Nationals, this being his fourth time attending the competition.
Max has trouble making friends with the A-Troupers, and has trouble adjusting to what The Next Step does, rather than Elite, and to help him fit in, Phoebe (after getting an idea from Cierra) assigns him a duet with West; Max makes friends with him. After Shantel leaves A-Troupe,
When Amanda has to leave practice early, Max fills in for her in the trio with Giselle and Thalia. He feels bad when he is asked to permanently replace her and offers to teach her how to do acro, but she refuses.
He and Richelle pair up to perform a duet, set to the song "The Abyss." They perform it at a duet competition; later on, Phoebe claims that the two came in first place.
For Amanda's welcome back party, to the song "Oops a Daisy", Max performs a musical theatre duet with Eldon.
He is enlisted to be in a five person dance for Absolute Dance Internationals alongside Giselle, West, James, and Riley. A twist, naturally, ensues and the dance must be fitted to an entirely new song. Despite the challenge, the routine goes extremely well and his team moves on to the semi-finals.
Feeling that he has sufficiently broken out of his shell, Max says goodbye to The Next Step, and goes to university.
Max is an extremely stoic and serious individual, and is a man of few words. He rarely socializes, and is usually seen alone. He is very serious about dance, and is shown practicing regularly on his own time. This seriousness does not mean that he is emotionless though; he has said that he is a sucker for love, and he enjoys participating in silly activities such as square dancing and burping.
Max is muscular and strong, and has a medium brown complexion. He is very tall.
He is regularly seen wearing a muscle tee. His dance wear mainly contains brown, maroon, and red.
Max's dominant style is acro.
Max is proficient in breakdance. His favourite move is a breakdance move: the windmill.
On the Family Channel website, it is said that Max is a jazz dancer. He is quite proficient at jazz, but does not perform much of it.
Max is very good at musical theatre, seeing as he performs a musical theatre duet with Eldon. It also says on the Family Channel website that Max is a musical theatre dancer.
Max goes square-dancing on a weekly basis. He seems to be proficient in it.