Erik Sowinski

Professional 800m Runner for Nike
Waukesha, WI University of Iowa Iowa City, IA

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I would like to say thank you for your continued support, I could not have made it this far without it. I am extremely excited to share this journey with all of you, both on and off the track.


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The streak is over: Former Iowa runner Erik Sowinski's run to the finals comes to an end
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Erik Sowinski

Born and raised in the greater Milwaukee area, Erik attended Waukesha West H.S. prior to the University of Iowa, where he earned a degree in Integrative Physiology. While competing for the Hawkeyes, the five-time All-American set University records in the 600 and 800 meters, en route to the 2012 NCAA Indoor Championship and runner-up honors at the 2012 NCAA Outdoor Championships. Since graduating from Iowa, Erik has quietly become one of the USA's hottest middle distance runners. He is a two-time USA Indoor 800 meter…

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Interview following my 600m AR

600 Meter American Record

USA crushes Kenya in 4x800m World Relay

🐤 Congrats @brittanyshamere! Big year for track & field in Iowa City!

RT @IowaXC_TF: 🚨🚨Brittany Brown has won her heat and is onto the FINALS!!!🚨🚨 #Hawkeyes