Eric Wilbur

  • Massachusetts native who has a passion for exploring and writing about Boston
  • Authors The Boston Sports Blog on
  • Broadcast journalism teacher at Hanover High School


Eric Wilbur wrote for TripSavvy for over three years covering all things Boston. He is a sports columnist and sports travel producer for Boston Globe Media.

Wilbur's work has appeared in The Boston Globe, The Globe's OT Sports Magazine, on,, The New England Ski Journal, and, where he covers travel and sports.

He is the sole author of The Boston Sports Blog on, where he's covered two Super Bowls, a World Series, and skiing throughout New England.

When not writing, Wilbur teaches broadcast journalism at Hanover High School. 


Wilbur earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from St. Michael's College in 1996. He is also a graduate of Boston University's School of Communication, where he received a Master's of Science in Journalism in 1999.

Awards and Publications

Wilbur is the sole author of The Boston Sports Blog on

His work has appeared in:

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