When he was a kid, he was allergic to just about everything you can think of making it difficult to get proper nutrition. In elementary school Eric was told by his teacher that he was “A lazy little boy and would never amount to anything” before being diagnosed with attention deficit disorder. He was medicated and the medication acted as a personality suppressant making it difficult to make friends and Eric was bullied and left out of all the other reindeer games. He found his confidence through weight training which started a passion for strength and fitness that he used to become a personal trainer and later on discovered the incredible subculture professional performing strongmen. Within that community, Eric found salvation as New Jersey’s Superman pulled him out of the depths of despair to teach him how to believe in himself and do what many consider impossible…especially since Eric is an unlikely strongman at 5’7 and 155lbs.
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