Parapan American Games Article

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Parapan American Games
First event1999
Occur every4 years
Website Americas Paralympic Committee

The Parapan American Games is an international multi-sport event for athletes with physical disabilities held every four years after every Pan American Games. The first Games were held in 1999 in Mexico City, Mexico. [1] The 2003 Parapan American Games was the last Parapan American Games that was held not in the same city as the Pan American Games. The most recent games was the 5th Parapan American Games which took place in 2015 with the host city being Toronto, Canada.The next Para American game is in 2019, in Lima, Peru.

Games

Year Games Host City Country Winner Nation
1999 1 Mexico City   Mexico   Mexico
2003 2 Mar del Plata   Argentina   Mexico
2007 3 Rio de Janeiro   Brazil   Brazil
2011 4 Guadalajara   Mexico   Brazil
2015 5 Toronto   Canada   Brazil
2019 6 Lima   Peru
2023 7 Santiago   Chile

Youth Games

Year Games Host City Country Winner Nation
2005 1 Barquisimeto   Venezuela   Venezuela
2009 2 Bogota   Colombia
2013 3 Buenos Aires   Argentina   Brazil
2017 4 São Paulo   Brazil   Brazil

All-time medal table

As 2015

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Brazil (BRA)4453112701026
2  Mexico (MEX)347318257922
3  United States (USA)162177139478
4  Argentina (ARG)155162173490
5  Canada (CAN)129132115376
6  Cuba (CUB)947143208
7  Venezuela (VEN)686891227
8  Colombia (COL)517765193
9  Uruguay (URU)16141040
10  Chile (CHI)10101939
11  Puerto Rico (PUR)93820
12  Peru (PER)87722
13  Jamaica (JAM)710421
14  Costa Rica (CRC)53715
15  Ecuador (ECU)31711
16  Trinidad and Tobago (TTO)2024
17  El Salvador (ESA)1113
18  Bermuda (BER)1001
19  Dominican Republic (DOM)0123
20  Bolivia (BOL)0112
21  Panama (PAN)0101
22  Nicaragua (NIC)0044
23  Paraguay (PAR)0011
Totals (23 nations)1513136812264107

See also

References

  1. ^ "Parapan American Games". Americas Paralympic Committee. 2007. Retrieved 2009-08-20.

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