Wheelchair fencing was showcased as part of an event in Costa Rica which saw scholarships and grants delivered to national athletes.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has awarded the 2022 FISU World Forum to Cartago in Costa Rica after removing the hosting rights from Kiev.
Hosts United States thrashed Costa Rica 6-0 to win Group A at the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Football Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship.
The United States thrashed Panama 8-0 and Costa Rica beat Haiti 2-0 as both teams booked a place in the semi-finals of the Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship.
Bolivia dominated the World Junior Racquetball Championships in the Costa Rican capital of San José as the country won all four of the age categories it entered.
Costa Rica retained their Blind Football Central American Championship title with a thumping 5-0 win over hosts Guatemala in the final.
Costa Rica, Jamaica, Panama and Saint Kitts and Nevis all booked their place in the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship final tournament, completing the eight-team line-up.
Costa Rica were beaten by Mexico to finish last out of the 20 teams at the World Lacrosse Men's Indoor World Championship in British Columbia.
Costa Rica has been approved as a provisional member of the International Orienteering Federation (IOF).
Female football player Shirley Cruz will be Costa Rica's flag bearer for the 2019 Pan American Games Opening Ceremony here.