Sports and Games

Beach Volleyball Started the Pan American Games of Lima

Although the opening ceremony will be next Friday, July 26th, 2019, the sports activities of the Pan American Games in Lima, Perú, formally began today with handball and beach volleyball. The pair of Costa Rica duos came to play this...

World Rafting Summit in Costa Rica Will Revolve around Risk Management

The 1st World Summit of the International Rafting Federation (IRF), which expects to receive around 250 participants from 25 countries, will be held at the Convention Center of Costa Rica and the Pacuare River, between October 8th and 13th,...

Sherman Guity an Athlete That is a Source of Pride for All Costa Ricans

In a blink of an eye, the life of this Tico athlete would change forever. Since Sherman Guity suffered a spectacular traffic accident. In the middle of this tragedy, the only way to save his life was to amputate...

Costa Rica: A Home Away from Home for Canadians

When first thinking about going on a holiday, the idea that crosses minds is that it should be a place that is strikingly different from home. The world is full of beautiful places that show endless diversity through its...

With Triumph in Indonesia, Costa Rican Surfer Enters the Best 20 in the World

The Costa Rican surfer, Leilani McGonagle, triumphed this Saturday, May 3rd, in a qualifying tournament in Indonesia and catapulted to position 20 in the world ranking of women. According to a press release from...

Costa Rican Surfer “Cali” Muñoz Climbs to the Top 10 of the World

The Costa Rican surfer, Carlos Muñoz, managed to finish 2nd in the Claro Open Pro - Copa Tubos tournament, played at Playa Señoritas, in Peru. The Tico athlete reached the final against Gatien Delahaye. However, he ended...

Liberia’s Athletes Will Be Able to Use Swimming Pools without Any Cost

Athletes who are preparing to represent the province of Guanacaste in any national or international competition may use the sports facilities of the University of Costa Rica (UCR) at the headquarters of that province at no cost.

Juvenile Triathletes of Liberia Train in the Negro River Because of a Rise in Rentals of the UCR Pools

The Liberia triathlon team must train in rivers as it prepares to play at the end of the month the qualifiers for the National Sports Games, after the University of Costa Rica (UCR) increased the amount of...

How to Learn Programming at Home

For the world to move forward and succeed, future generations must be adept at coding languages. So much of our world is digitized and made with computers and know understanding the processes behind these digital tools is dangerous. For now, however,...

Meet Shirley Cruz, The First Female Soccer Player In Costa Rica

Shirley Cruz Traña (Born August 28, 1985, in San José, Costa Rica), is a Costa Rican soccer player who currently plays in the Chinese club Jiangsu Suning of the Chinese Women's Super League. She was the first female professional...
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The Costa Rican Health System Aims To Be One of the Best in the World

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The Climate Change Crisis Viewed From a Costa Rican Perspective

In The Costa Rica News (TCRN), we have been constantly making known everything that happens in Costa Rica from a positive perspective,...

Costa Rican Students Propose to Treat Bacteria that Cause Diarrhea at IGEM 2019

A 9-team of young university students will represent Costa Rica at the “International Genetically-Engineered Machine” (IGEM), the most important synthetic biology competition...

Women in Struggle for Free-Fumigation Seeds

In Costa Rica, rural and indigenous women are threatened by the dispossession of one of the most precious assets: the seeds. This...

Fingerprint and Facial Recognition Will Be the New ‘ID Cards’ of Costa Ricans

The surveillance camera recorded a criminal while committing his misdeeds in the mall. But it was not just any recording.
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