1979 Pan American Games
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Official logo of the
San Juan 1979 Pan American Games.
|Host city||San Juan|
|Events||250 in 24 sports|
|Opening ceremony||July 1|
|Closing ceremony||July 15|
|Officially opened by||Governor Carlos Romero Barceló|
|Main venue||Hiram Bithorn Stadium|
To sort this table by nation, total medal count, or any other column, click on the icon next to the column title.
|1||United States (USA)||126||95||45||266|
|3||Canada (CAN) a||24||43||71/ 70||138/ 137|
The 1979 Games were the first one to feature a mascot, which was a running frog holding a torch named Coqui.