Diego García was a foundry worker who made track and field his passion. With the help of his brother Manuel he made a complicated decision: quit work and committed to marathon training. He had experience both as sailor and smelter and was not afraid of hard work. He became part of the Marathon élite through hard work and effort, winning the silver medal in the European Athletics Championship in Helsinki 1994. However, beyond this medal and other sports achievements, Diego García paved the way for other long-distance athletes that followed suit. Diego García, bidegilea is the story of a man who ventured into unknown territory, succeeded and became an inspiration for others.