La Niña is a new series which follows the life of a woman trying to escape her past as a guerrilla fighter in a fitting story for Colombia’s current situation. Jazid Contreras speaks to director Rodrigo Triana.
On March 2, with 15 months to go until the presidential elections on May 27 next year, Vice President Germán Vargas Lleras announced that he will step down on March 14 to focus on the presidential campaign.
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.
In the first of two articles on letter writing, we look at writing in formal English. A difficult part of language learning is formality. It’s easy to chat with friends, but that’s not always an appropriate way to talk to everybody. Whether on email or snail mail, it’s important to be able to use formal language. Oliver Pritchard looks at some do’s and don’ts of formal communication.
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.
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.