Aidan Cox is December Athlete of the Month

Aidan Cox of Northwood, New Hampshire, is USA Track & Field (USATF) - New England's Athlete of the Month for December 2016.

Cox, representing NH Thunder, won the National championship in the age 11-12 division at the USATF Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships in Hoover, Alabama, on December 12; his winning margin was 10 seconds over the 3000 meter distance. The age 11-12 boy's race had the day's largest field with over 400 competitors from around the country. Cox qualified for the Nationals by winning the USATF-New England and Region I Championship meets in November.

Find the full list of USATF-NE Athletes of the Month.