WHS freshman is U.S. Junior Champion speed skater
Last updated 1/18/2022 at 3:24pm
Widefield High School freshman Aiden Meacham was recently named the U.S. Junior Champion for speed skating among his age division.
Aiden skates for Colorado Gold and just returned from competing in the U.S. Junior Long Track Championships and American Cup Racing Series in Minnesota.
Aiden took gold in the 1500m and the 3000m, and silver in the 500m and the 1000m. These standings earned Aiden the overall title for his division. Aiden also earned silver in the Mass Start race and his team took third place in the Team Pursuit race. Aiden is now preparing for his next race in March and then pra...