Lima 2019 Pan American Games sports director Gustavo San Martín has been elected President of the Peruvian Sports Institute (IPD).
A lawyer representing cyclist Njisane Phillip has criticised Panam Sports following the organisation’s publication of a revised Lima 2019 medal table, which revealed the Trinidad and Tobago athlete had failed a drug test.
A series of changes have been made to the official medal table of the Lima 2019 Pan American Games after the Panam Sports Executive Committee approved the disqualifications resulting from the 15 positive doping cases discovered.
Panam Sports President Neven Ilic has claimed the decision to keep the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima was one of the best decisions of his life, while he called for Governments to invest in the next generation of athletes.
The Lima 2019 Organising Committee (COPAL) has passed on its Pan American Games experience at a knowledge-sharing seminar with the event's next hosts, Santiago.
Wheelchair tennis player Gustavo Fernández and discus thrower Akeem Stewart are among the nominees for the Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) Best Male Athlete of August award.
Swimmer Sara Vargas, 12, has won the Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) Best Female Athlete award for August, after her record-breaking performances at the Parapan American Games.
The Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) have unveiled the nominees for the Best Female Athlete at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima.
Olympic champion Rafaela Silva has been stripped of her Lima 2019 judo gold medal after Panam Sports confirmed her positive test at last month’s Pan American Games.
Lima 2019 silver medallist Andressa Oliveira de Morais has been provisionally suspended following a positive drugs test, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has announced.
The end of the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games was marked by the Closing Ceremony at the VIDENA Athletics Stadium, with Brazil finishing on top of the medal table.
Brazil beat the United States in both the men's and women's goalball finals on the penultimate day of competition at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima.
Canada snatched the women's wheelchair basketball title from the United States in a pulsating final at the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games, reversing the result of the gold medal-match at Toronto 2015.
Colombia's Angélica Bernal beat Chile's Macarena Cabrillana in straight sets to claim the women's singles wheelchair tennis title at the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games.
Brazil and United States clinched the respective men's and women's sitting volleyball titles, as Canada claimed the two bronze medals at the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games.