Meet Uncle Chen, the Chain-Smoking Marathon Sensation

Meet Uncle Chen, the viral sensation from China who has captured the world’s attention with his unique approach to running. Combining his love for smoking with his passion for marathon running, Uncle Chen has been practicing this unconventional habit for years. Photos of him smoking while participating in marathons, such as the 2018 Guangzhou Marathon and the Xiamen Marathon in 2019, quickly spread across the internet. Despite his smoking habit, Uncle Chen has achieved impressive finishing times, completing races in 3 hours and 36 minutes and 3 hours and 32 minutes, respectively. Notably, he is also an ultramarathoner, conquering events ranging from 50 km to 12 hours. Prepare to be amazed and intrigued by Uncle Chen’s unconventional running style.

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