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Erik Sowinski on Perseverance Jun 27, 2015

Erik Sowinski was a five-time first team All-American at the University of Iowa. While Erik had a lot of success in college, it took some effort to get an endorsement deal done for him.

Succeeding in the NCAA in the Mid Distances Jun 21, 2015

Comparing elite female high school and college middle distance times yields interesting conclusions. All-Americans Geena Gall-Lara and Amanda Mergaert provide insights into dealing with the challenges that girls making the transition to the next level are likely to face. Both turned pro after graduating and continue to improve. (via Freelap USA)

Jenny Simpson on Handling the Ups and Downs of Running Rob Versaw Jun 20, 2015

Jenny Simpson is a household name in American distance running right now for both her racing prowess and her positive personality during interviews. And, it doesn't hurt that she has a 1500 PR of 3:58.28 at famed Prefontaine Classic. Having prepped in Florida, she relocated to the beautiful Rocky Mountain region to compete collegiately at the University of Colorado where she won numerous All-American certificates and multiple national championships.