IOWA CITY, Iowa — We Wave. We cheer. We celebrate wins with a polka. We are proud.

There are few college sports fan bases as well known and envied as the one that supports the University of Iowa. But who are these fans that pack venues from Kinnick Stadium to Carver-Hawkeye Arena to Banks Field to Pearl Field to Cretzmeyer Track? They are the wind beneath the wings of the Hawkeye student-athletes and here are a few of their stories.

Fill out the questionnaire below and your story could be shared on There are thousands of fans that — because of their unwavering support — keep Hawkeye student-athletes, coaches and staff beating toward Big Ten and NCAA championships.

You are the heartbeat of the Hawkeyes and your story is important to us.

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