The Calgary Journal
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Screen shot 2012-04-10 at 12.36.03 PMAfter moving from Lima to Calgary, Marco Palomino Ortiz uses soccer as a way to experience his new city while connecting back to home

Everyone has a passion; whether art, sports, TV, or academics. For Marco Palomino Ortiz, soccer is more than just a simple hobby; it allows him the opportunity to integrate into Calgary communities, while making connections back home in Lima, Peru.

podcastthumbAlex Kubinski and Pol Nikulin talk NHL, NCAA, among other strange topics

From the Calgary Flames failed season, to the NCAA March Madness, some weird news and everything in between.

Meaghan Hargrave enjoys game that uses touch and hearing senses

Screen-shot-2012-03-30-at-11.08In many sports, spectators cheer loud when a team scores a goal.

However, this is not the case in the game of goalball where spectators are asked to be quiet, so the players can hear the ball.

Fanfare continues to grow as UEFA Euro 2012 draws near

soccerballIt's a sport watched and played by millions of people in countries from all around the world.

The joyous din of fans fills hundreds of stadiums across the globe. It's the most popular sport in the world.