The Opening and Closing Ceremonies of this year's Pan American and Parapan American Games will be produced by the live events firm Balich Worldwide Shows, Lima 2019 has announced.
Lima 2019 organisers have opened the media accreditation process for this year's Pan American Games taking place in the Peruvian capital.
Panam Sports secretary general Ivar Sisniega has claimed organisers of this year's Pan American and Parapan American Games in Lima have made "great progress in all areas".
Organisers of the Lima 2019 Pan American Games have met with the city's Mayor Jorge Muñoz and national and district authorities to try and resolve various issues before the Games this July.
World number 11 and Lima 2019 ambassador Diego Elias has taken part in a squash exhibition match against New Zealand's Paul Coll to promote the sport prior to this year's Pan American Games.
The 49er class will feature at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima after the Organising Committee agreed to increase sailing's athlete quota.
Peru's National Water Ski Championship has been held at Cañete's Laguna Bujama, which will play host to the sport at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima.
The head of Peru's National Anti-Doping Agency (CONAD) Carlos Zegarra has said they will test all Peruvian athletes before their home Lima 2019 Pan American Games.
Lima 2019 has installed new accessibility features at its Athletes' Village that it claims will ensure a comfortable and convenient experience for visually-impaired athletes during the Parapan American Games.
Applicants to the Lima 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games volunteer programme now have access to virtual training.
Lima 2019 have announced the swimming pool for the Pan American Games water polo competitions has been installed, while organisers provided progress reports on further key facilities.
The Lima 2019 Pan American Games mascot will accompany Games ambassador and rally driver Nicolas Fuchs Sierlecki on his attempt to complete the Dakar Rally.
Lima 2019 say nearly all spending in 2018 dedicated to infrastructure as organisers vow tangible legacy
Lima 2019 have claimed that 98.5 per cent of their spending in 2018 was dedicated to permanent sports infrastructure, while pledging that the Pan and Parapan American Games will leave a tangible legacy for Peru.
A sports festival organised by the National Paralympic Association of Peru (ANPP) was successfully held in Lima to exhibit 12 sports that will feature at this year's Parapan American Games in the city.
The deadline to sign-up to the volunteer programme for the Lima 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games has been extended to February 22.