Fico Gutierrez ran Medellin Half-Marathon. What was the outcome?

Fico Gutierrez was a potential candidate who woke up on Sunday to run the Corre mi Tierra Half Marathon (21 kilometers) in Medellin. ran with his wife Margarita Gomez and fifteen thousand of the other athletes who gathered on the streets of the Antioquian capital.

From the streets of Medellin, Fico, who has a recognized sports life and rides bicycles and runs marathons –, said that as the president of the Colombians they will be promoting popular sports schools across the country, seedbeds starting at an early age, and the establishment of a sports infrastructure.

The president also stated that the government’s program will provide the support for those who study and prepare for academic excellence to help promote every sport discipline.

Fico was surrounded by runners as he walked along Antioquia’s streets. He received hundreds of messages of support and admiration for his presidential campaign. A lot of participants were able to approach him to express their support for his candidacy.

Recently in , Petro, the Team for Colombia candidate was traveling around the country. For example, this Saturday Petro was in Boyaca which is a department of religion by tradition that, coincidentally, Petro visited this Friday. Tunja was pleased to welcome the former mayor and center-right candidate Petro, who spoke with academics, peasants and farmers. was held in the Tunja Convention Center. There was many citizens who supported Fico at the polls on May 29 in 2009.