Jim Diego

Jim Diego In Memoriam / Deceased

Jim Diego was from New York City and was an accomplished recreational runner, having completed both a half marathon and a full marathon (or longer) in all fifty US states and later, racking up the miles in the air and on the ground internationally as he ran races around the globe. He completed 96 half marathons and over 100 marathons in just over five years. He was also highly recognized as a national anthem singer at road races large and small all over the US, and sang the Star Spangled Banner in all 50 states, a feat that was covered in the US edition of Runners' World (https://www.runnersworld.com/runners-stories/a25171610/jim-diego-national-anthem-marathon/). Jim completed marathons in 48 countries in 6 continents   RIP Jim Diego (12/18/2022)

6 Continents Completed: Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, Oceania, South America

48 Countries Completed:

  • Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda
  • Aruba Aruba
  • Australia Australia
  • Austria Austria
  • Bahamas Bahamas
  • Barbados Barbados
  • Belgium Belgium
  • Bermuda Bermuda
  • Brazil Brazil
  • Canada Canada
  • Costa Rica Costa Rica
  • Cyprus Cyprus
  • Czech Republic Czech Republic
  • Egypt Egypt
  • England England
  • Estonia Estonia
  • Finland Finland
  • France France
  • Germany Germany
  • Greece Greece
  • Hungary Hungary
  • Iceland Iceland
  • Indonesia Indonesia
  • Italy Italy
  • Japan Japan
  • Jordan Jordan
  • Latvia Latvia
  • Lebanon Lebanon
  • Luxembourg Luxembourg
  • Malta Malta
  • Mexico Mexico
  • Morocco Morocco
  • Myanmar Myanmar
  • Netherlands Netherlands
  • Norway Norway
  • Panama Panama
  • Poland Poland
  • Portugal Portugal
  • Romania Romania
  • Scotland Scotland
  • Singapore Singapore
  • Spain Spain
  • Sweden Sweden
  • Switzerland Switzerland
  • Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands
  • United States United States
  • Vietnam Vietnam
  • Wales Wales