2017 Bogotá half marathon in pictures

Media Maratón de Bogotá, Bogotá Half Marathon
Ethiopian Feyisa Lilesa took the 2017 Bogotá half marathon overall race victory with a time of 1h 4m 30s, we look at the day in pictures.

Athletes to follow during Bogotá Media Maratón

Bogotá Media Maratón
As excitement grows before the Bogotá Media Maratón and runners rest up before the big race, Juliana Liévano Uribe hears from some of the big names who will be pounding the city’s streets.

Exclusive interview with volleyball hopeful Claudia Galindo

volleyball colombia, Andrea y Claudia Galindo
For the first time in history a Colombian team has qualified for the Beach Volleyball World Championships. Sisters Andrea and Claudia Galindo will defend their country’s honour in In Vienna, Austria between July 29 and August 5. Ahead of the tournament we catch up with Claudia, the youngest of the sisters.

La Leyenda del Dorado race returns

La Leyenda del Dorado, Mountain biking Colombia
Colombia is well known for road racing, but mountain biking is exploding in popularity. The apex of this is the annual La Leyenda del Dorado race. We spoke to the brains behind the project, Dave Procter.

Rigoberto Urán goes all the way to the podium

Rigoberto Urán
The Tour de France is a tough race, covering around 86 hours and 3,540 kilometres. While the race was disappointing for Nairo Quintana, Rigoberto Urán stepped up to finish with a spot on the podium in second place.

Media Maratón de Bogotá: Stop walking, start running

Media Maratón de Bogotá
It’s time to get your trainers on and join athletes from all over the world will participate in the Media Maratón de Bogotá, one of Latin America’s most important running competitions on July 30, bringing all eyes to the city.

Go Go Rigoberto Urán

Rigoberto Urán, Tour de France 2017
On the first rest day of this year’s Tour, Rigoberto Urán is sitting comfortably in fourth position in the general classification, having just won his maiden stage in the most important Tour on cycling’s calendar.

Football shorts July

Atlético Nacional, La Liga Águila
Only weeks after the exciting final that saw Atlético Nacional claim the Apertura title, the second semester of the year is underway. Is Nacional again going to walk away with the Liga Águila or will we see a title in Bogotá this season?

Atlético Nacional claims Liga Águila

Atlético Nacional
A 5-1 victory In Medellín is enough for los verdolagas to turn around a 2-0 disadvantage in the apertura of the Liga Águila, claiming their 16th league title in their history, a record in Colombia.

Bogotá Cricket Club gets its ducks in a row

Bogotá Cricket Club
A month of torrential rain that ruined any chance of cricket in May cleared just in time for the Bogotá cricket festival. Bogotá Cricket Club was successful in both limited overs formats in the annual Colombian cricket competition.