Panam Sports released a full list of nominees for their inaugural sports awards today. The nominees feature multiple athletes and coaches who performed very well at the 2019 Pan American Games. Panam Sports wants the decision to be up to you, the fans of international, as to who should win each award. Voting can be done through the Panam Sports website at the link shared further below.
Without further ado, the nominees for the inaugural Panam Sports Awards are:
Best Male Athlete
Anderson Peters (GRN), Francisco Barretto (BRA), Mijain Lopez (CUB), Nicholas Paul (TTO), Ruben Limardo (VEN)
Best Female Athlete
Chloe Dygert (USA), Delfina Pignatiello (ARG), Paola Longoria (MEX), Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (JAM), Yulimar Rojas (VEN)
Best Men’s Team
Athletics 4x400m Relay (COL), Baseball (PUR), Basketball (ARG), Beach Volleyball (CHI)
Best Women’s Team
Artistic Swimming (CAN), Handball (BRA), Hockey (ARG), Softball (USA)
NextGen (U-20 Male)
Alison dos Santos (BRA), Andrew Abruzzo (USA), Daniel Restrepo (COL), Gabriel Rosillo (CUB), Patricio Font (MEX)
NextGen (U-20 Female)
Adriana Diaz (PUR), Daniella Rosas (PER), Delfina Pignatiello (ARG), Evita Griskenas (USA), Katherin Nuevo (CUB), Yenny Sinisterra (COL)
Marco Oneto (CHI), Mariana Pajon (COL), Jennifer Dahlgren (ARG), Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (JAM)
Panam Sports Values
Claudio Biekarck (BRA), Julio Castillo (ECU), Krystina Alogbo (CAN), Luis Scola (ARG), Nathan Adrian (USA)
Deysiana Mena (CRC), Gabriel Aramburu (PER), Ivan Bautista (MEX), Rolando Acebal (CUB), Stephen Francis (JAM)
Visit www.panamsports.org/vote now to vote for your favorite athletes and make your voice heard in Americas Olympic Movement! Voting is now officially open and will close on November 30.
The winners will be announced during the live ceremony and celebration of the Panam Sports Awards on December 13 in Fort Lauderdale, United States. The show will be broadcast live on the Panam Sports Channel. The ceremony will start at 19:00 local time.
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