Fico Gutierrez completed the Medellin Half Marathon, how did it go?

The candidate Fico Gutierrez got up early on Sunday to run the Corre mi Tierra Half Marathon, 21 kilometers, in Medellin.

Fico ran with Margarita Gomez, and 15 thousand other runners that crowded the streets in the Antioquian capital.

Fico, one of the Medellin resident, who is famous for his sporting activities — he runs marathons and cycles -He said he’d promote Colombians as president through the promotion of popular schools within the territory, seedbeds at an early age, as well as the development of infrastructure.

He also said that the government program he’s talking about offers academic assistance to all those who want to get involved in sports promotion.

While he walked through the streets of Antioquia in the midst of the runners, Fico received thousands of messages of love and support for his presidential run. Many runners were able to approach him to express their support for him.

Recently, the Team for Colombia candidate has been on a tour around the country. On Saturday, Petro was in Boyaca. is a religious region that Petro visited last Friday. is the place where the ex-mayor of Medellin was a candidate to be center-right. There, he met with academics, peasants and businessmen.

The main Fico’s meeting took place at Tunja Convention Center. There, met with an extensive group of citizens who voted with Fico at the polls on May 29 2009.