Gym routine: Keeping the motivation

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Struggling to stay on track with your new year’s resolution to get fit? Siddharth Mohan speaks to some experts about the world of fitness, your gym routine, and how to stay motivated.

Colombia boxes clever to beat titleholders

Heroicos, Yuberjen Martínez, Colombia boxing
The Colombian Heroicos boxing team caused a huge upset by beating current titleholders Cuba Domadores 3-2 in the third outing of the World Series of Boxing.

Formula Tatiana Calderón

Tatiana Calderón
Tatiana Calderón takes Colombia back to Formula One as she signs a contract with Team Sauber as a development driver for 2017.

Football Shorts March

Independiente Medellín
Leading the pack at the moment is Independiente Medellín. The side, who will start their Copa Libertadores campaign next week, are on track to make the top eight

World Baseball Classics: Colombia reaches first base

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Colombia has a gruelling task ahead of them in their debut participation in the World Baseball Classics, facing tournament favourites Dominican Republic and USA in the pool stage. Frank Silva Cardona explores the newcomer’s possibilities in the tournament.

Liga Águila is back for another season

Santa Fe FC Bogotá. Liga Águila
As the Liga Águila kicks off and most teams finish their pre-season, it’s a good moment to take a closer look at the title candidates for this year.

Juan Sebastián Cabal: Grand Slam champion

Juan Sebastian Cabal, Colombia tennis
Juan Sebastián Cabal wrote Colombian history by winning the Australian Open, teaming up with Abigail Spears from the United States. In the final, Cabal and Spears beat Croatian Ivan Dodig and Sania Mirza from India 6-2, 6-4

Sports roundup February

Yuberjen Martínez leads Colombia Heroicos to boxing victory In Buenos Aires, Yuberjen Martínez returned to the ring in winning style. The Rio de Janeiro silver...

Sporting events to watch in 2017

sporting events
Colombia has just come out of its best year in sporting history. While this year isn’t lined up to have as much excitement in store there are still some great sporting events coming up. Freek Huigen tells us what to watch out for.

Football shorts January

Copa Libertadores
Medellín side Atlético Nacional sits high up on the list of favourites for this season’s continental tournament after winning the Copa Libertadores trophy and reaching the final of the Copa Sudamericana.

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Gender in Spanish – putting gender on the agenda

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