Dr. Eric Yarrington has been involved with the CrossFit methodology since 2009. Eric received his Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sport Sciences from the University of Florida (Athletic Training Program) and Master’s of Physical Therapy from Nova Southeastern University. He earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2009 from Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Yarrington is a board certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists and the American Physical Therapy Association.
Eric and Shannon moved to WNC in 1997 and are raising their four daughters Isabelle, Hannah, Sophie, and Stella. They feel blessed to live in this mountain community. They have co-owned Yarrington Physical Therapy & Sports Care since 2006. Along with friend Dr. Jason Bodnar, founded and direct the non-profit Waynesville Main Street Mile Run for the Children; this annual summer road race has helped them donate thousands of dollars in support of Shriners Hospitals for Children in Greenville, SC. The Yarringtons are active members of St. Margaret of Scotland Roman Catholic Church in Maggie Valley, NC.
CrossFit Level 1 Trainer, CrossFit Mobility, and USA Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Performance Coach