Central American and Caribbean sport games

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In the last days in a beautiful city of Colombia, Barranquilla is celebrating the Central American and Caribbean sport games XXIII.
This one is the second time that this event takes this city as a headquarters, the first time was in 1946.

This event will be present in the city from July 19 until August 3 of this year.

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The organizers of this event are: La Organización Deportiva Centroamericana y del Caribe, el Comité Olímpico Colombiano, Coldeportes y la Alcaldía de Barranquilla.

There are 37 countries with bringing near of 5850 sportsmen/sportswomen to practice the following 36 sports:

Aquatic sports
Athletics
Badminton
Baseball
Basketball
Basque ball
Beach volleyball
Boxing
Canotaje
Cycling
Fencing
Fight
Football
Golf
Gymnastics
Handball
Hockey on Iawn
Judo
Karate
Modern pentathlon
Oar
Raquetbol
Riding
Rugby
Shot
Shot with arch
Skating
Skittles
Softbol
Squash
Taekwondo
Tennis
Tennis of table
Triatlon
Volleyball
Weight-lifting

So for a few days the country will be in the sight of the lovers of the sport who were enjoying and supporting their favorite sportsmen/sportwomen during this event.

You can find more news on this event and different points of view in a lot of Colombia media and practice your Spanish.