Marko Silventoinen


 

 

Age: 36

 

Summary: Finnish celebrated ultra-marathon runner who was well-known in the Nordic ultra-distance community and became a member of the Finnish 24-Hour Ultra Team that had competed in many international races including the 24-Hour World Championship when he finished in 26th position with 213.239km earlier this year.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: March 23, 1968

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Khao Lak, Thailand