Sports and Games

Lance Armstrong Carried a Message of Hope to Children with Cancer

Prior to initiating his participation in the “Ruta de Los Conquistadores”, Lance Armstrong shared with the children of the association "Fight Against Childhood Cancer". As of 1996, the cyclist suffered from testicular cancer, a disease he fought and overcame...

Costa Rican Jenny Méndez Won the Marines Marathon in Washington DC

Costa Rican athlete Jenny Méndez won the Marines Marathon on Sunday, a competition held in the capital of the United States, Washington DC. The Tica met the 42 kilometers with a time of 2:40:19, 6 minutes more than the runner...

Lance Armstrong Arrives in Costa Rica to Compete on the “Ruta de Los Conquistadores”

The American cyclist Lance Armstrong will arrive in Costa Rica on October 31st to compete on the "Ruta de Los Conquistadores", which begins on Thursday, November 1st, in Jacó. Armstrong is the special guest of this 26th edition of...

The “Essential Costa Rica Surf Pro 2018” at Jacó Beach

From Thursday, October 4th, until Sunday, October 7th, 2018, the "Essential Costa Rica Surf Pro" was held at Jacó Beach. We remind you that this is a world ranking series 1500 of the World Surf League (WSL). In this...

Sylvia Poll’s Record: 30 Years of A Historical Feat

30 years ago, on September 21st, 1988, Costa Rica made history thanks to the swimmer Sylvia Poll when she got its first Silver Medal ever in an Olympic Games. It has already been 3 decades of that and, today, the...

Smart-Bike System Gets to Costa Rica

San José may be the 1st city in Central America to have a smart-bike rental system that facilitates the transport of people, promotes clean energies compatible with caring for the environment and, at the same time, motivate people to...

Andrea Carolina Vargas Gives Costa Rica its Only Gold Medal in Barranquilla 2018

The Puriscalenian Andrea Carolina Vargas won the 1st gold medal for Costa Rica in the Central American and Caribbean Games of Barranquilla 2018, when winning the event of 100 meters with hurdles. Vargas triumphed in an electrifying competition with...

Turrialban Tae Kwon Do Athlete Wins the 6th Medal for Costa Rica

The Turrialban Tae Kwon Do athlete Ignacio Madrigal won last Saturday, July 21st, the 6th medal in the 33rd Central American and Caribbean Games Barranquilla 2018, to get bronze in the modality of individual poomsae. After the Eve, Maria Auxiliadora...

What Are the Most Reputable Sites for Online Sports Betting?

Costa Rica has long been one of the most loosely regulated jurisdictions for online casinos and sportsbooks. Operators need only a business license from the government to set up Internet gambling servers. Thus, Costa Rica is a country, which is...

Costa Rica in the 2018 Soccer World Cup (2)

Let's face it! La Sele did not have it easy when they met Brazil this Friday. The 2 times Costa Rica and Brazil had met in World Cups before, in 1990 and 2002, the Brazilian Canarinha won, with 6...
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Costa Rica Recognized As the Leader in All Latin America for Overcom-ing Breast Cancer

Recently it was made known through the international study: “Facts and figures about cancer in 2018” of...
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Solar Energy in Costa Rica, Its Present Status and the Aim for Future Growth

Everything has a purpose in life, which is why from The Costa Rica News (TCRN), we want on this occasion we want...

Costa Rica Achieves a “Green Miracle” Thanks to the Citrus Crop

Through the orange wastes that were dumped in the Guanacaste conservation area in northern Costa Rica, 3 hectares that were once deserted...

The Costa Rican Health System Aims To Be One of the Best in the World

A report was recently presented at the 57th session of the Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in Washington,...

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,...
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