Sailing at the 2019 Pan American Games

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Sailing at the XVIII Pan American Games
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Sailing pictogram
VenueYacht Club Peruano
DatesAugust 3–11, 2019
Competitors168 from 26 nations

Sailing competitions at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru are scheduled to be held between August 3rd and 10th, 2019 at the Yacht Club Peruano in the city of Paracas.[1]

Ten medal events were scheduled to be contested. Two of the events are for men, three for women, two are open (any gender can compete) and three are mixed (entries are required to include both genders). Eight of the events are carried over from the 2015 Games, with the Nacra 17 and Kites events replacing the Hobie 16 and J/24.[2] A total of 148 athletes across 106 boats will qualify to compete at the games.[3] On January 17, 2019, it was announced that an 11th medal event would be contested, the 49er, for men. A total of 168 sailors and 116 boats are scheduled to compete.[4][5][6]

The top placing athlete from North America and South America in the men's laser and women's laser radial, will all qualify for the sailing competitions at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, along with the top two boats in the 49er, 49erfx and Nacra 17 events will also qualify.[7]

Medal table[edit]

  *   Host nation (Peru)

1 Brazil5229
2 Argentina2327
 United States2327
4 Canada1113
5 Guatemala1001
6 Uruguay0202
7 Peru*0022
8 Aruba0011
Totals (9 nations)11111133


Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Bautista Saubidet Birkner
Pedro Pascual
 United States
Mack Eerenbeemt
Juan Ignacio Maegli
Bruno Fontes
Charlie Buckingham
 United States
 Brazil (BRA)
Marco Grael
Gabriel Borges
 Argentina (ARG)
Yago Lange
Klaus Lange
 Canada (CAN)
Alexander Heinzemann
Justin Barnes

Women's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Patrícia Freitas
María Celia Tejerina
María Bazo
Laser Radial
Sarah Douglas
Charlotte Rose
 United States
Lucía Falasca
 Brazil (BRA)
Martine Grael
Kahena Kunze
 United States (USA)
Stephanie Roble
Maggie Shea
 Argentina (ARG)
Victoria Travascio
María Sol Branz

Open events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Matheus Dellagnelo
Luke Ramsay
Renzo Sanguineti
Bruno Lobo
Nicolás Landauer
William Cyr
 United States

Mixed events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
 United States (USA)
Ernesto Rodriguez
Hallie Schiffman
 Uruguay (URU)
Ricardo Fabini
Florencia Parnizari
 Brazil (BRA)
Rafael Martins
Juliana Duque
 Argentina (ARG)
Javier Conte
Paula Salerno
Ignacio Giammona
 Brazil (BRA)
Cláudio Biekarck
Isabel Ficker
Gunnar Ficker
 Chile (CHI)
Felipe Robles
Andrés Guevara
Paula Herman
Nacra 17
 United States (USA)
Riley Gibbs
Anna Weis
 Argentina (ARG)
Mateo Majdalani
Eugenia Bosco
 Brazil (BRA)
Samuel Albrecht
Gabriela Nicolino


A total of 168 sailors and 116 boats will qualify to compete at the games. A nation may enter a maximum of one boat in each of the ten events and a maximum of 17 athletes. Each event will have different qualifying events that began in 2017. The host nation (Peru) automatically qualified in all ten events (15 athletes).[8][3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Pan American Schedule" (PDF). Lima Organizing Committee for the 2019 Pan and Parapan American Games (COPAL). 13 June 2019. Retrieved 16 June 2019.
  2. ^ "Sailing Events Confirmed for 2019 Pan American Games". Scuttlebutt Sailing News. 26 May 2017. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Qualification System manual" (PDF). Pan American Sports Organization. 25 April 2018. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  4. ^ "49er added to Pan Am Games sports programme as athlete quote increased". World Sailing. 18 January 2019. Retrieved 18 January 2019.
  5. ^ "Additional Medal Event at Pan Am". Scuttlebutt Sailing News. 17 January 2019. Retrieved 18 January 2019.
  6. ^ Diamond, James (22 January 2019). "Lima 2019 to feature 49er class after Organising Committee increase sailing athlete quota". Dunsar Media. Retrieved 22 January 2019.
  7. ^ "World Sailing (WS) Qualification System – Games of the XXXII Olympiad – Tokyo 2020" (PDF). World Sailing. 15 March 2018. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  8. ^ "Qualifying System and Regatta Schedule Sailing – 2019 Pan American Games, Lima, Peru" (PDF). Pan American Sailing Federation. 18 January 2019. Retrieved 18 January 2019.