Jesse Veenstra

Jesse picked up running ten years ago and has now completed 7 marathons, 1 ultra-marathon, and several half marathons. He also competes in triathlons and has finished five full Ironmans and has qualified for the Ironman World Championships in Kona. He loves to help runners reach their goals and potential.

Jesse lives in Sioux Center, IA with his wife and two daughters, and works as a college professor teaching Business and Finance at Dordt University. Along with teaching, Jesse assists with the Dordt Cross Country and Track teams and coaches adult triathletes. He is an endurance addict and loves to train as much as possible. “You get to do this” is what he likes to tell himself and others when races get tough.