In Memoriam – Esa Nieminen

Esa Nieminen was from Järvenpää, Finland. He completed 586 marathons in 81 countries. A long-time Country Marathon Club member and 100 Marathon Finland Club member, he joined Marathon Globetrotters on October 1, 2019. He recently had completed on 19.05.2024 the Reiskan Marathon in Finland and had several planned races for 2024. Sadly, on 21 May 2024 Esa passed away. He was 68 years old.

He maintained a blog at

He will be very much missed. RIP