Running lovers ask for a statue for «Super Paco» on

"Super Paco" passed away last October 22 at the age of 81 years.

Lovers and fans of the world of Running have created an initiative so that «Super Paco«, Recently deceased have a statue in the city of Ronda.

Francisco Contreras, known as "Super Paco" passed away last October 22 to the 81 age years.

The Ultrarunner, became known in the world and was an example for many, as it showed that there is no age to enjoy the sport.

He started in the world of Trail Running from the 60 years and has participated in tests such as the Montblanc Ultra Trail (166 km), the turn to Cedanya Ultrafond (189 km) or 101 km round among other tests of more than 100 km

Super Paco, competed in the tests with his straw hat, a bag and two canes, which made him quickly known and loved.

In the petition you can read the following:

«Francisco Contreras, also known as 'Super Paco', passed away on Tuesday 22 in October, at the age of 81 years due to cancer.

It was the most famous popular runner in Andalusia. The Malaga runner was a regular of long distance races, those of more than 100 kilometers. '

Super Paco 'was interested in the world of' trails' from the 60 years and became a benchmark in competitions. For all that and for what it represented, we will try to have a statue made to remember it as it deserves. «

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