In what is apparently meant as an effort to quell doubts about his health and his ability to stand for re-election in 2012, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has released a video of himself and members of his cabinet dressed in workout clothes and exercising together. The clip features music, jump-cut editing, and on-screen graphics interspersed with commentary from Chavez extolling the virtues of exercise and warning his opponents not to become emboldened by his recent cancer fight.

Reuters reports on the video in the clip below: