31st July 2019
Gold Medals were awarded in Lima, Peru this past week during the Lima Pan Am Games 2019.
The Lima 2019 Pan-Am Games, is a multi-sport event governed by the Panam Sports Organization, was held in Lima, Peru began on July 24, 2019. The opening ceremony took place on July 26 at the National Stadium, and the Games were declared open by Peruvian President Martín Vizcarra.
The stand out athlete was Regina Jaquess (USA) who won 3 gold medals in Women’s Slalom, Women’s Jump and Women’s Overall.
Gold Medal Winners
Women Slalom: Regina Jaquess (USA)
Men’s Slalom: Robert Pigozzi (USA)
Women’s Trick: Natalia Wiese Cuglievan (PER)
Men’s Trick: Patricio Font (MEX)
Women’s Jump: Jaquess Regina (USA)
Men’s Jump: Taylor Garcia (USA)
Women’s Overall: Jaquess Regina (USA)
Men’s Overall: Dorien Llewellyn (CAN)
Women’s Wakeboard: Eugenia De Armas (ARG)
Men’s Wakeboard: Andrew Adkison (USA)
About the IWWF: The International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) is the world governing body for towed watersports and has over 90 affiliated Federations worldwide. It was founded in 1946 in Geneva, Switzerland. It is recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as the sole authority for towed watersports. The IWWF is an affiliate member of the Association of IOC Recognized International Sports Federation (ARISF) and the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF). The IWWF’s sports disciplines include, amongst others, Tournament Waterskiing (slalom, tricks & jump), Wakeboard, Cable Wakeboard, Cable Waterskiing, Disabled Waterskiing, Show Skiing, Ski Racing, Barefoot Waterskiing & Wakesurfing
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