Eric Whittington is not new to the “Ultra Arena”. Not only is he co-race director for the Eagle Up Ultra, he has completed fourteen 100-mile trail races… to include all five 100-milers in the 2017 Midwest Superslam of Ultrarunning. In addition to ultra running he has also completed three full Ironman events with a fourth on the way. This guy knows how to stock an aid station.
Eric spends much of his time working with veterans by introducing them to ultra running, cycling and swimming as part of their self help and therapy.
He resides in Canal Fulton, Ohio where he also serves as a city councilman.