Will Smith runs in the capital of Cuba
Written by Malecón Radio on 20/11/2018
The renowned American actor Will Smith ran in the Cuban capital, Havana half marathon-2018 entitle Marabana, an event that in its 32nd edition. It drew as many as 5000 Cuban and foreign participants.
Smith, one of the main characters in “Men in Black”, was one of the greatest attractions of the aforementioned happening; an annual event held right in front of Havana’s Capitol.
At his 50, the extraordinary actor accomplished to run as many as 21 kilometers, showing that he is still in good physical shape.
“Muy contento de estar en Cuba” (Very pleased to be in Cuba). These were his only words, pronounced in perfect Spanish, to the press that awaited him at the finish line.
Smith was among the around 300 Americans that took part in Marabana 2018. This is an actor who has received wide acclaim for his work, particularly the movies “Ali” and “In search of happiness”.
The event was dedicated to the establishment of Villa de San Cristobal in Havana (499 years ago), and to the “Day of physical exercise and sport”. More than four thousand Cubans attended the happening, and other participants from as many as 1500 from 52 different countries.