Coach Mike Cox of Concord University Qualifies for Olympic Trials Tom Bone Oct 08, 2007


A local athlete’s long-running dream of making the Olympics took a giant stride forward on Sunday when Mike Cox took eighth place overall — and finished with the best time of any American runner — in a sweltering-hot Chicago Marathon. (Read on)

By Tom Bone of the Register-Herald

Editor's comment:

Here are the splits for Coach Cox:

5K: 16:33, 10K: 32:57, 15K 49:32, 20K: 1:06.09, Half: 1:09.48,25K: 1:22.42, 30K 1:39.20, 35K 1:56.35, 40K: 2:14.08, Finish: 2:21.42

Coach, You made all of us proud. - Daddy Doug