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Colombia vs USA 2016 Copa America

image-1753Colombia vs USA Today is Friday, June 3rd, 2016 and it is Colombia vs United States in the first round of La Copa America and I'm super excited. I feel absolutely fucking awesome every time the Colombian national team plays. I love soccer and I've been watching the national team play since I ...

Colombia Qualifies for the 2014 World Cup

image-490Colombia Qualifies for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil Colombia World Cup 2014 - Last Friday, October 11th, I went to watch Colombia play Chile in Parque Lleras.   It was a very important game because a win versus Chile meant qualification to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.  I met up ...

Club Atletico Nacional 2013 Postobon League Champion

image-347Club Atletico Nacional 2013 Postobon League Champion Today marks the day that Medellin's Club Atletico Nacional football club won its twelfth league title. From the first minute of the game Nacional came out in attack mode, seemingly catching Santa Fe off-guard.  At minute 38 of the first half Jefferson Duque received a ball ...

Youth Olympic Games 2018

image-328Medellin wants to host the Youth Olympic Games 2018 Youth Olympic Games 2018 - Medellin citizens showed their support for Medellin's bid to host the 2018 Youth Olympic Games on Sunday at a celebration called Olympic Day. 50,000 plus residents congregated in Medellin's city center to participate in the official Olympic Day 5 ...

Colombia’s Strongest Man

image-10Colombia's Strongest Man is from Medellin The Incredible Hulk: At a hulking 1,95m, 133 kg, Medellin native Over Campo Nieto tore through the competition to win the Titan’s Challenge, which was held in Medellin’s South Terminal Mall. Congratulations Over Campo Nieto on becoming Colombia's strongest man! Glossary Hulking: is an adjective referring to a person or an ...