After the Summer Olympics and Asian Games, the Pan Am Games are the third largest international multi-sports competition in the world. As such a major event in size and scope, the Pan American Games are held throughout the continent, with a variety of sporting competitions to challenge top athletes from all nations across the Americas. Taking place every four years in the year before the Summer Olympics, this year's Pan Am action will unfold in Toronto. (They were last held in Mexico in 2011.)
Get a first look at which American athletes will go on to take the gold in next year's Summer Olympics. Immerse yourself in this world of champions, where competition is steep and athletic prowess showcases professional skill levels. Tickets are already on sale, starting at only $20, for the Games scheduled for July 10-26. On August 7-15, this world-class sporting event will be followed by the Parapan American Games, in which athletes with physical disabilities compete for the gold, silver and bronze prizes.
From the opening ceremony to the spectacular closing, audiences will be at the edge of their seats for each of the sporting events. Get inspired by the champions whose hard work pays off with a glorious moment of triumph, with medal presentations where participants stand tall on three-tiered podiums. Watch all your favorite sports - archery, badminton, baseball, basketball, football, cycling, wrestling, softball, swimming, tennis, water sports, martial arts, weightlifting and the list goes on.
Reserve your stay at InterContinental Toronto Yorkville soon! With such an epic-sized event coming to town, you'll want to secure your stay at our luxury boutique hotel in the heart of downtown. Plan your visit for this sports-stravaganza at http://www.toronto2015.org/