Here are just a few of the interviews and profiles on national television shows that have been done about about Erik.
In the summer of 2011, Erik was the star of the ABC reality show Expedition Impossible as Team No Limits raced through Morocco for a month.
Then Travel Channel show Accessible Adventures profiled Erik and Global Explorers in April 2007 as they lead a group of students, half of whom are blind or visually impaired, to Machu Picchu in Peru.
ABC News named Erik Person of the Week for leading the Global Explorers Machu Picchu trek.
ABC's Nightline profiled Erik and Global Explorers for the Machu Picchu trek.
Larry King interviewed Erik in July 2005 for a show on people overcoming adversity.
The ABC news show Nightline profiled Erik just before he completed the original Seven Summits in September 2002.
A television show called "Apple Pie," which was about the role of mothers in people's lives, profiled Erik in May 2002.
Jay Leno interviewed Erik on the NBC Tonight Show in 2001.
The news magazine Inside Edition featured a live interview with Erik from Everest base camp, just a few days before he reached the summit in May 2001.
The NBC Today Show profiled Erik in September 1998.
When he was still in high school, the ABC News show 20/20 profiled Erik when he was a wrestling champion in April 1986.
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