Meet Wondu Summa

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Hometown: Burlington, VT

Years of Experience: Running since the fourth grade

Certifications and Awards:
Men’s 8k (5 mile): 1st, 23:55 (Sept, 17, 2022 at UMass Dartmouth Invitational)
8k (5 mile): 1st, 24:42 (Sept. 18, 2021 at UMass Dartmouth Invitational)
10k: 3rd, 31:46 (Nov. 6, 2021 at NCAA Championship East Regional)

Outside Interests and Hobbies: Currently running for and attending college at Franklin Pierce University

Favorite Gear: Darn Tough Socks, Saucony Endorphin Speed 3, Garmin Forerunner 245, and my trusty foam roller!

Favorite local outdoor destinations: Near campus I have a favorite spot called Ingalls Road. It consists of a hilly dirt road. In Burlington, my favorite place to run is the Intervale.

Fun Fact or Story: The first race of this year when I won and set the school record another racer and I had some dialogue early on in the race. The other racer looked over to me and asked "What time are you trying to run?" My response was "I don't know, I've never ran this fast before"