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2019 Parapan Am Games

SAR Athletes: Josh Cinnamo, Sebastiana Lopez

Lima 2019 will take place between 23 August and 1 September and will feature a record 1,850 athletes competing in 17 sports, two more than Toronto 2015, making it the biggest Parapan American Games to date.

The Peruvian capital city was elected as host city following one round of voting at the 51st Pan Am Sports General Assembly in Toronto, Canada.

Four cities bid for the Games:

Lima, Peru – 31 votes

La Punta, Argentina – 9 votes

Santiago, Chile – 9 votes

Ciudad Bolivar, Venezuela – 8 votes

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