Pan American Games is a major sporting event in the Americas, in which thousands of Athletes participate in a variety of competitions. The competitions is held every four years in the year before the Summer Olympic Games. This is the most second famous tournament in the world. This year it will be held in Lima Peru.
In 2021 there will be a Junior Pan American Games for young athletes. The next XVIII Pan American Games 2019 will be in Lima, Peru. The Parapan American Games are held immediately following the Pan American Games.
Over 5000 and above athletes are compete at the Pan Am Games in 36 sports and nearly 400 events. The first, second and third place finishers in each event receive gold, silver and bronze medals respectively.
Pan American Games is multi sports event. Pan American Games officially known as the XVIII Pan American Games and commonly known as the Lima 2019 Pan – Am Games . It will be held in Lima, July 26 to August 11 2019 with preliminary rounds in certain events beginning on July 24, 2019 for which nearly 400 millions viewers are expected to watch these game.
These Pan American Games will be held at venues in and around Lima, and will be the largest sporting event in ever hosted by the country.
Pan Am Games Info :
First Event : 1951 Pan Am-Games in Argentina
Occur Every : Four Years
Last Event : 2015 Pan Am-Games in Canada
Purpose : Multi Sports Event for nations on the American continent
Tournament : Pan American Games
Official Site : lima2019.pe
List Of Pan Am- Games Mascot
The Pan American Games mascot an animal or human figure representing the culture heritage of the host country ,was introduced in 1979 in San Juan , Puerto Rico . It has played an important part on the Games identity and promotion .
List of Games mascots
San Juan 1979: Coqui (frog)
Caracas 1983: Santiaguito (lion)
Indianapolis 1987: Amigo (green parrot)
Havana 1991: Tocopan (bird)
Mar del Plata 1995: Lobi (sea lion)
Winnipeg 1999: Duck and Lorita (ducks)
Santo Domingo 2003: Tito (manatee)
Rio de Janeiro 2007: Cauê (sun)
Guadalajara 2011: Huichi (deer), Gavo (agave plant) and Leo (lion)
Toronto 2015: Pachi (porcupine)
Lima 2019: Milco (statue)
Pan American Games Opening Ceremony :
The opening ceremony starts with the hosting of the host country’s flag and a performance of its national anthem . The host nation then presents artistic displays of music, singing, dance and theater representative its culture and history .
Pan Am- Games Closing Ceremony :
Pan Am- Games closing ceremony takes place after all sporting events have finished. The closing ceremony includes a 15 minutes presentation from the next host city.
Pan American Games Participating Nations :
There are 41 nations participating in Pan -Am Games 2019. All 41 nations who are members of the Pan American Sports Organization are expected to compete .
Antigua and Barbuda
British Virgin Islands
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago
Pan American Games Sports :
Aquatics: Artistic Swimming , Diving , Swimming , Water Polo ,
Pan Am Games Winner List :
|1|| United States |
|2|| Cuba |
|3|| Canada |
|4|| Brazil |
|5|| Argentina |
|6|| Mexico |
|7|| Colombia |
|8|| Venezuela |
|9|| Chile |
|10|| Dominican Republic |
|Totals (10 nations)||4392||4182||4600||13174|
Pan American Games 2019 Broadcasting Rights Country Wise :
Mediapro will serve as host broadcaster . The Lima convention center will host the International Broadcast Center. Below the country wise broadcast list of Pan Am games 2019 where you can watch the Pan Am games 2019 live stream.
Argentina – TV Publica
Brazil – Grupo Globo
Costa Rica – Teletica
Unasur – DirecTV Sports
United States – NBC Universal
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