Richardlistens Podcast with Eli Wininger: Behind Enemy Lines; Military service, Ultramarathons, and Pursuit of the Moab 240. Adventures of an Elite Endurance Athlete

59m | Oct 4, 2023

Eli Wininger is a reservist in the Egoz Unit of the Israeli Special Forces Commando Brigade that combats Hezbollah, Hamas, and ISIS in covert operations. Eli spent 3.5 years serving in Israel as a Platoon Sergeant after graduating from the University of Southern California as a double Business and Accounting major. Eli is currently a hybrid athlete and competitive ultra-marathon runner that races 50 milers, 100 milers and in two weeks he'll be racing in a 240-mile race called the Moab 240. Beyond ultra marathons, Eli has completed several Ironman races, is a certified Yoga Instructor and daily meditation practitioner. Eli is a Nutrition and Fitness Coach who works with his clients on everything from preparing a customized and sustainable diet to training them to be in the best shape of their lives, whether that's weightlifting, yoga, or running ultras. Eli's passion is to help others be the best version of themselves and he believes that requires discipline and consistency, two of the most important lessons he learned from the IDF

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