Nicaragua Sports & Outdoors

  • hari and his horses bathing in the lake
    hari and his horses bathing in the lake
    by marilena.rossi
  • Finca Montania Sagrada, Hari and friends
    Finca Montania Sagrada, Hari and friends
    by marilena.rossi
  • On the shore of the lake in merida
    On the shore of the lake in merida
    by marilena.rossi

Nicaragua Sports & Outdoors

  • Baseball is King in Nicaragua

    Numerous professional American ballplayers are from Nicaragua, and baseball is the favorite sport here, even over football (soccer). Talent is everywhere. On Solentiname Islands, I watched, took still and video of young players who played on an uneven field, with bat and gloves, and homemade hardball.

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  • Get your game on!

    Not quite a sport but close enough. The boys in San Juan del Sur take their pool playing very seriously. So, if you wanna' get your *ss wooped, there a few halls which will gladly cater to you for about $2.00 an hour. Nice people - good players!

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  • Real Estelí...¡fútbol!

    Nicaragua's best football team Real Estelí (also referred to as "El Tren del Norte") comes from Estelí. They are the current champions. Football games take place 3 p.m. on Sundays. The view of the surrounding mountain range is fantastic from the stadium. If you want to see local fans in action you should ask where the "Barra Brava" is.

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  • Hiking up the volcanoes of Ometepe

    In the Island of Ometepe there are two volcanoes: Concepción and Maderas. We climbed up the Volcan Maderas admiring the beautiful cloud forest and then down to Laguna de Maderas, where we swam. This trip took us about 6 hours and at the end we were very tired and muddy and could not take it any more... My calves were aching for 5 days after the...

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  • Catch of the day...Mahi Mahi

    Hook up with the folks at Casa Iguana... and for 45.00 (for 2 people) they guarantee you'll reel one in. The trip is approx. 2 hours and should be booked one day in advance. Please note that when you catch a fish, it becomes their property. They then have the nerve to charge you to cook/eat it and also serve it to all of their guests (charging them...

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