Eddie, affectionately known by many of his friends as “Formerly Fast Eddie,” is a veteran of more than 220 marathons (and one 88-mile ultra-marathon), which he has ran over a thirty-five-year period beginning at Portland Oregon in 1984. He completed his longtime goal of finishing one marathon in every United State in October of 2014 at Portland, Maine. He has also run marathons in eight countries.
Eddie has a personal best time of 2:52 in the marathon at Piscataway New Jersey in 1993. Among recent marathon times include 3:27:04 at the Revel Canyon Marathon in Azusa California, his first Boston Qualifier in 18 years November 7th 2015, (also his 200th marathon on his 50th birthday.) He has a half marathon PR of 1:18 at Seaside Heights, New Jersey in 1994.
Eddie lives in Crestline California with his three children: Samantha 12, Julian 10 and Francis 5. They have one dog, Susie, and a cat, Jane. Eddie retired from the US Army in 2006 and works for C and W Services, a US Postal Subcontractor.