The bullfighter Juan Belda has announced in a press conference that will travel on foot the journey that separates Fortuna, his hometown, from the Plaza de Toros Las Ventas in search of opportunity in this square.
It is a journey of 392 kilometers that aims to cover between 9 or 10 days at a rate of about 40 miles a day, depending on their physical and climatic conditions.
The route chosen by the matador will pass through the National Highway linking Murcia with Madrid without fixed overnight.
"I have many years of struggle, I took the alternative with 68 heifers chopped and today, I have not had the opportunity to fight in Madrid.'m Aware of my ability and I do not want to go without burning bull a chance in Madrid I think I belong legitimately, "said the bullfighter, who also added:" My agent Carlos Sanchez has been in contact with the company but I am one of many who are in a similar situation, and the answer does not stop coming. want get to Madrid, which the company receives and I hope I get out the contract under the arm to Murcia ".
Belda said to be purely a backpack with basic, I eat on the go and sleep in tents in areas which are more or less controlled.
The logistics of the trip is planned, "The council of my people supporting me in everything and maintain contact with the councils of the towns through which it will going on, and the Traffic Police and continuous is alerted and will contact me"
Belda has received the support of many colleagues throughout Spain, including José María Manzanares is through twitter, bullfighting associations of youth, of Murcia Bullfighting School and its director, who has expressed Pepin Liria its intention Belda accompany one of the stages of the journey.
The output from Fortuna will be next Monday at 8 am from the local municipality Murcia to what Juan Belda said: "I hope you join me forces and that everything has its reward, because if I can do the little walk in Madrid, I will stake my life openly. I have another "