Costa Rican cyclist Andrey Amador surges to 2nd place in Giro d’Italia
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Costa Rican cyclist Andrey Amador surges to 2nd place in Giro d’Italia

Michael Krumholtz - May 17, 2016

Andrey Amador continues to ascend in poll positioning at the 2016 Giro d'Italia. One stage after making a 10-spot leap into the top three overall, the Costa…

La Sele announces 23-man roster for Copa América tournament
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La Sele announces 23-man roster for Copa América tournament

Michael Krumholtz - May 16, 2016

The golden generation of Costa Rican football will again have the opportunity to shine as it gets set for one of the world's most competitive international tournaments. With…

The Tico Times event gives inside look at — and taste of — local craft beer scene
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The Tico Times event gives inside look at — and taste of — local craft beer scene

Michael Krumholtz - May 16, 2016

The Tico Times' first public event, which took place Saturday at the old Steinvorth bar in downtown San José, brought together key figures in the local craft…

Costa Rica’s Tropic Bowl brings American football down south
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Costa Rica’s Tropic Bowl brings American football down south

Michael Krumholtz - May 13, 2016

In a country where the three most popular pastimes are fútbol, watching fútbol, and arguing about fútbol, Saturday brings another venture into the sport's pigskin-laced counterpart from the north.…

Legal skirmishes cause rifts in Costa Rica’s craft beer industry
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Legal skirmishes cause rifts in Costa Rica’s craft beer industry

Michael Krumholtz - May 13, 2016

Though it may sound like a dream job for every beer lover, running a microbrewery in Costa Rica can sometimes be about as enjoyable as a day-long hangover. Gustavo Arroyo,…

VIDEO: The best of Costa Rica craft beer
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VIDEO: The best of Costa Rica craft beer

Lindsay Fendt and Michael Krumholtz - May 10, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ls2GKA8AOnU Every good revolution starts as a crazy idea. When the first dedicated brewers began making cerveza artesanal in Costa Rica, they were met with legal and logistical…

Costa Rican soccer star Raquel Rodríguez: It’s time to talk about equal pay
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Costa Rican soccer star Raquel Rodríguez: It’s time to talk about equal pay

Michael Krumholtz - May 9, 2016

Costa Rican soccer sensation Raquel Rodríguez has accomplished a lot in the past six months. From netting the game-winning goal in Penn State's NCAA national championship victory in December…

Nat Geo mini-series investigates Cody Dial’s disappearance in Corcovado National Park
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Nat Geo mini-series investigates Cody Dial’s disappearance in Corcovado National Park

Lindsay Fendt - May 7, 2016

It has been almost two years since 27-year-old Alaska Native, Cody Dial went missing in Costa Rica's remote Corcovado National Park but his disappearance remains a mystery. Now, a new documentary on…

Costa Rican cyclist Andrey Amador finishes third in opening stage of Giro d’Italia
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Costa Rican cyclist Andrey Amador finishes third in opening stage of Giro d’Italia

Michael Krumholtz - May 6, 2016

After a historic 2015 campaign, Costa Rica's Andrey Amador is continuing this season right where he left off. In Friday's first stage of the Gira d'Italia, one of…

Costa Rican importers decry black market avocados 1 year after ban
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Agriculture
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Costa Rican importers decry black market avocados 1 year after ban

Zach Dyer - May 5, 2016

The first anniversary of Costa Rica’s ban on avocado imports from nine different countries falls on Cinco de Mayo, a cruel joke for those looking forward to…