Josh Cox
Josh Cox

Career Highlights:

  • Four-time Olympic Marathon Trials qualifier
  • Three-time US National Team Member
  • 50k American Record at 2011 Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon (7 seconds off World Record)

Personal Records:

  • 10 miles | 47:32
  • Half Marathon | 1:04:00
  • Marathon | 2:13:50
  • 50k | 2:43:45

Josh Cox


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Mammoth, CA


Josh Cox is the American record holder in the 50k (31 miles), is a four-time U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials qualifier and three-time U.S. National Team member. Highlights include being the top American marathon finisher at the World Track & Field Championships.Cox was named the USA Track & Field Athlete of the Week in January 2009 for breaking the 50k record by four minutes at the Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon (2:47:17), and again in January 2011, this time for winning the Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon, en route to breaking his own 50k American Record by three and a half minutes (2:43:45), running the second fastest time in history, and missing the World Record by a scant 7 seconds. In 2009 & 2011, Cox's 50k's were the fastest in the world.

He currently pursues his passions of running, weight lifting, writing and representing athletes as a sports agent from his homes in Mammoth Lakes and Murrieta, California with his wife, Carrie, his human-tornado son, five year old Asher Legend, three year old, Joshua Tristan, two year old daughter, Skylar Liliy Karis, and their shoe eating lab, Scout. They are expecting their newest arrival, a baby boy, in late summer.

Career Highlights:

  • Four-time Olympic Marathon Trials qualifier
  • Three-time US National Team Member
  • 50k American Record at 2011 Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon (7 seconds off World Record)

Personal Records:

  • 10 miles | 47:32
  • Half Marathon | 1:04:00
  • Marathon | 2:13:50
  • 50k | 2:43:45