Sean Penn set to sponsor ten NYC marathon runners

Oct 07, 2013, 23:48 IST | ANI

Sean Penn's J/P Haitian Relief Organization will be acting as a sponsor for 10 runners in the forthcoming New York City marathon.

The 53-year-old actor has recently revealed that the list of sponsored runners includes five Haitian runners to complete the 26 mile road race, Contactmusic reported.

Sean Penn
Sean Penn

While commenting on the sponsorship, the ‘Gangster Squad’ star said that it was rewarding and he was really looking forward to the race.

Penn added that Haitians have great discipline and spirit and that they are excited to visit the Big Apple.

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