About Toronto 2015

More than 1,600 athletes from 28 countries will compete in 15 sports, making it the largest edition of the Parapan Am Games to date. 

No.
Year  Host City  Sports  Nations  Athletes 
I 1999 Mexico City, Mexico
4 18 1,000
II 2003 Mar del Plata, Argentina 9 28 1,500
III 2007 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
10 25 1,150
IV 2011 Guadalajara, Mexico
13 26 1,300
V 2015 Toronto, Canada
15 28 1,600





















*The International Olympic Committee counts the aquatic disciplines of diving, swimming, synchronized swimming and water polo as one sport (aquatics).


By The Numbers

17 Pan American Games in history 
17 Days of competition 
28 Olympic sports (2016)
36 Total sports
51 Sport disciplines
30 Sport venues
41 PASO nations
364  Medal events
630 U.S. athletes (estimated)
6,000 Athletes (estimated)
20,000 Volunteers