Santiago, Chile – Santiago 2023 will be the main prelude to the 2024 Paris Olympics, guaranteeing the highest number of places in the five-ring competition in the history of the Pan American Games, and will be the highest-grossing event at the international level. French tickets.
This was reported by Panam Sports in the framework of the 60th General Assembly held for the first time in Chile. “These Games will be a historic event, with more than 6,900 participating athletes and disciplines worthy of the Olympic Games,” said President Neven Ilyich.
The leader, a member of the International Olympic Committee, highlighted the planetary importance that Santiago 2023 will have: “It will be a sporting event that will give many places to the Olympic Games in the world, which is why Santiago 2023 will be celebrated before and after Chilean sports for many reasons,” he said.
Sports Minister Alexandra Benado said, “This will not only allow us to have opportunities for our athletes, but also allow us to have the best representatives of the continent in our country.”
Meanwhile, Gianna Kunaza, Director General of the Pan American and Parapan American Games, said, “This is a joint effort with the various actors, Pan American Confederations and the Organizing Committee, and having this record of Olympic qualification. It allows us to gather with the continent’s most important athletes in different sports. .
Meanwhile, the president of the Chilean Olympic Committee, Miguel Angel Mujica, said: “It will create an opportunity for all athletes on the continent, especially the Chilean team, to compete and compete at home. Surrounded by the love of their families and friends, fight as an extra motivation to the Olympic Games.”
In total, eight more than Lima 2019, there will be 33 models that will take to France, breaking the historic mark: 21 disciplines will provide direct classifications and 12 will add points in a circuit connected to other competitions or will work to do the necessary. Signs.
The mega sporting event will see 7,000 regular athletes and 2,000 para-athletes from 41 countries across the continent compete in 39 Pan American sports and 17 Para-Pan American sports in 61 and 18 disciplines from October to November next year.
15 of the 18 Parapan American disciplines will offer quotes for Paris 2024
The Parapan American Games, which will take place after the Pan American Games, will have 15 disciplines that will provide a quota for Paris 2024.
According to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and American Paralympic Committee (APC), there are six sports that offer direct spots: wheelchair basketball, blind soccer, goalball, table tennis, wheelchair rugby and wheelchair tennis, with another nine. , so far, it ranks with other races.
Discipline that delivers direct quotes for Paris 2024
5. Knight’s clothing
6. Rider full event
7. Horseman’s jump
8. Sport climbing
9. Artistic gymnastics
10. Rhythmic gymnastics
11. Trampoline gymnastics
12. Field hockey
13. Artistic swimming
14. Modern Pentathlon
15. Water polo
18. Table tennis
Discipline with marks that provide points for the Olympic classification
3. Basketball 3×3
4. BMX Freestyle
5. BMX competition
6. Mountain bike
7. Track a bike ride
8. Road bike
12. Weight lifting