The video then showed the 70-year-old actor sitting in front of a chess board.
Just wanted to let you know that...thank you so much for all your wishes and for all the cards and the phone calls and the emails that I get from around the world. I really appreciate that very much, and you're very kind.
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GOLDOC confirmed medical staff were posted at 500-metre intervals in the final kilometres of the course with radio communications. He was struggling on the ground for several minutes in the 27-degree heat before eventually being helped into an ambulance.
The former bodybuilder, Terminator actor and governor of California has been recovering at home in the fortnight since the major operation.
"I just want you to know that I am feeling much better", he said. A pulmonic valve originally installed in 1997 for a congenital heart defect had to be replaced. Governer's Schwarzenegger's pulmonic valve is successfully replaced and is now recovering from the surgery. Great is at a totally different level. "But I'm good. I feel good, I've got good care, good doctors, everything". He delivered the message while has to play the chess game to fresh-up his mind and his memory a little bit. "We are moving forward!", Schwarzenegger also thanked his devoted followers for their outpouring of support following his operation.
The valve was successfully replaced.
When he woke up from surgery, Schwarzenegger's first words were reportedly, "I'm back" - a cheeky reference to his movie work.