Softball at the Pan American Games

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Softball tournaments have been held at the Pan American Games since 1979.[1] The men's tournament was discontinued after the 2003 Pan American Games. The discontinuation of the men's tournament did not affect the women's tournament and was planned for 2011 in Guadalajara.

Men's Tournament[edit]

YEAR / HOST Med 1.png GOLD Med 2.png SILVER Med 3.png BRONZE
1979 Puerto Rico San Juan  Canada  United States  Puerto Rico
1983 Venezuela Caracas  Canada  United States  Panama
1987 United States Indianapolis  Canada  United States  Cuba
1991 Cuba Havana  Canada  United States  Cuba
1995 Argentina Mar del Plata  Canada  United States  Cuba
1999 Canada Winnipeg  Canada  United States  Cuba
2003 Dominican Republic Santo Domingo  Canada  United States  Argentina

After 2003, it was decided to eliminate all non-Olympic Sports from the Pan American Games. Hence, 2003 was the last edition of this tournament until this policy is reversed.[2]

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Canada 7 0 0 7
2  United States 0 7 0 7
3  Cuba 0 0 4 4
4  Puerto Rico 0 0 1 1
 Panama 0 0 1 1
 Argentina 0 0 1 1
Total 7 7 7 21

Women's Tournament[edit]

YEAR / HOST Med 1.png GOLD Med 2.png SILVER Med 3.png BRONZE
1979 Puerto Rico San Juan  United States  Puerto Rico  Belize
1983 Venezuela Caracas  Canada  United States  Belize
1987 United States Indianapolis  United States  Puerto Rico  Canada
1991 Cuba Havana  United States  Canada  Cuba
1995 Argentina Mar del Plata  United States  Puerto Rico  Cuba
1999 Canada Winnipeg  United States  Canada  Cuba
2003 Dominican Republic Santo Domingo  United States  Canada  Dominican Republic
2007 Brazil Rio de Janeiro  United States  Canada
 Venezuela
none
2011 Mexico Guadalajara  United States  Canada  Cuba
2015 Canada Toronto

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States 8 1 0 9
2  Canada 1 5 1 7
3  Puerto Rico 0 3 0 3
4  Venezuela 0 1 0 1
5  Cuba 0 0 4 4
6  Belize 0 0 2 2
7  Dominican Republic 0 0 1 1
Total 9 10 8 27

References[edit]

  1. ^ "USA Women’s Pan American Games History". USA Softball. Retrieved 2009-08-11. 
  2. ^ "USA Softball Men's Pan American Games History". USA Softball. Retrieved 2008-08-18.