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Pan American U20 Athletics Championships

The Pan American U20 Athletics Championships are a biennial sports event for track and field organized by the Association of Panamerican Athletics (APA) open for junior (U20) athletes from member and associate member associations. They were first held in 1980.[1][2] Before the 2017 edition, the event was known as Pan American Junior Athletics Championships.

EditionsEdit

Number Year City Country Events Date Venue
I 1980 Sudbury   Canada 38 29–31 August
II 1982 Barquisimeto   Venezuela 38 30 July – 1 August
III 1984 Nassau   Bahamas 38 23–25 August
IV 1986 Winter Park   United States 38 4–6 July
V 1989 Santa Fe   Argentina 40 23–25 June Centro de Alto Rendimiento Deportivo Pedro Candioti
VI 1991 Kingston   Jamaica 41 18–20 July
VII 1993 Winnipeg   Canada 41 15–17 July
VIII 1995 Santiago   Chile 42 1–3 September
IX 1997 Havana   Cuba 43 18–20 July
X 1999 Tampa   United States 43 9–11 July
XI 2001 Santa Fe   Argentina 43 18–20 October Centro de Alto Rendimiento Deportivo Pedro Candioti
XII 2003 Bridgetown   Barbados 43 18–20 July Barbados National Stadium
XIII 2005 Windsor   Canada 44 29–31 July University of Windsor Stadium
XiV 2007 São Paulo   Brazil 44 6–8 July Estádio Ícaro de Castro Melo
XV 2009 Port of Spain   Trinidad and Tobago 44 31 July – 2 August Hasely Crawford Stadium
XVI 2011 Miramar   United States 44 22–24 July Ansin Sports Complex
XVII 2013 Medellin   Colombia 44 23–25 August Atanasio Girardot Sports Complex
XVIII 2015 Edmonton   Canada 44 31 July–2 August Foote Field
XIX 2017 Trujillo   Peru 44 21–23 July Mansiche Sports Complex
XX 2019 San José   Costa Rica 44 19–21 July Estadio Nacional
XXI 2021   Chile

All time medal tableEdit

from 1980 to 2019.

Pan American U20 Athletics Championships
RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States404333206943
2  Argentina0000
  Bahamas0000
  Brazil0000
  Canada0000
  Chile0000
  Colombia0000
  Costa Rica0000
  Cuba0000
  Ecuador0000
  El Salvador0000
  Jamaica0000
  Mexico0000
  Peru0000
  Puerto Rico0000
  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0000
  Trinidad and Tobago0000
Totals (17 nations)404333206943

Championships recordsEdit

MenEdit

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref
100 m 10.03 (+0.7 m/s) Marcus Rowland   United States 2009 2009 Championships   Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
200 m 20.13 (+0.0 m/s) WYB Usain Bolt   Jamaica July 2003 2003 Championships   Bridgetown, Barbados
400 m 44.99 Jamal Walton   Cayman Islands 21 July 2017 2017 Championships   Trujillo, Peru [3]
800 m 1:46.41 Ryan Sánchez   Puerto Rico 22 July 2017 2017 Championships   Trujillo, Peru [4]
1500 m 3:43.16 Eric van der Els   United States 23 July 2017 2017 Championships   Trujillo, Peru [5]
5000 m 14:12.11 Mohammed Ahmed   Canada 2009 2009 Championships   Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
10000 m 29:28.6 Alejandro Villanueva   Mexico June 1989 1989 Championships   Santa Fe, Argentina
110 m hurdles (99.0 cm) 13.08 (+2.0 m/s) WJR Wayne Davis   United States 2009 2009 Championships   Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
400 m hurdles 48.49 A Alison Santos   Brazil 21 July 2019 2019 Championships   San José, Costa Rica [6]
3000 m steeplechase 8:43.96 José Alberto Sánchez   Cuba July 2005 2005 Championships   Windsor, Canada
High jump 2.27 m Javier Sotomayor   Cuba July 1986 1986 Championships   Winter Park, United States
Pole vault 5.50 m Lawrence Johnson   United States July 1993 1993 Championships   Winnipeg, Canada
Long jump 8.16 m Dion Bentley   United States June 1989 1989 Championships   Santa Fe, Argentina
Triple jump 16.93 m (−0.5 m/s) David Giralt   Cuba July 2003 2003 Championships   Bridgetown, Barbados
Shot put (6 kg) 22.02 m Jordan Geist   United States 23 July 2017 2017 Championships   Trujillo, Peru [7]
Discus throw (1.75 kg) 66.58 m Travis Smikle   Jamaica July 2011 2011 Championships   Miramar, United States [8]
Hammer throw (6 kg) 80.21 m Humberto Mansilla   Chile 2 August 2015 2015 Championships   Edmonton, Canada [9]
Javelin throw 76.95 m A Tzuriel Pedigo   United States 20 July 2019 2019 Championships   San José, Costa Rica [10]
Decathlon 8037 pts Harrison Williams   United States 31 July – 1 August 2015 2015 Championships   Edmonton, Canada [11]
10.67 (+2.9 m/s) (100 m), 6.98 m (+3.7 m/s) (long jump), 13.71 m (shot put), 2.03 m (high jump), 48.28 (400 m) /
14.41 (-1.0 m/s) (110 m hurdles), 39.68 m (discus), 5.00 m (pole vault), 51.77 m (javelin), 4:29.20 (1500 m)
10000 m walk (track) 39:50.73 Jefferson Pérez   Ecuador July 1993 1993 Championships   Winnipeg, Canada
4×100 m relay 38.62 A WU20R Arian Smith
Justin Ofotan
Marcellus Moore
Matthew Boling
  United States 20 July 2019 2019 Championships   San José, Costa Rica [12]
4×400 m relay 2:59.30 A WU20R Frederick Lewis
Matthew Boling
Matthew Moorer
Justin Robinson
  United States 21 July 2019 2019 Championships   San José, Costa Rica [13]

WomenEdit

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref
100 m 11.22 (0.8 m/s) Chalonda Goodman   United States 2009 2009 Championships   Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
200 m 22.70 (0.0 m/s) Anthonique Strachan   Bahamas July 2011 2011 Championships   Miramar, United States [14]
400 m 51.46 Roxana Gomez   Cuba 21 July 2017 2017 Championships   Trujillo, Peru [15]
800 m 2:03.70 Mairelín Fuentes   Cuba July 1997 1997 Championships   Havana, Cuba
1500 m 4:16.07 Fabiana Da Silva   Brazil July 1997 1997 Championships   Havana, Cuba
3000 m 9:16.05 Lisa Harvey   United States June 1989 1989 Championships   Santa Fe, Argentina
5000 m 16:23.35 Rachael Reddy   United States 1 August 2015 2015 Championships   Edmonton, Canada [16]
100 m hurdles 13.01 (+0.4 m/s) Tia Jones   United States 21 July 2017 2017 Championships   Trujillo, Peru [17]
400 m hurdles 55.94 A Jessica de Oliveira   Brazil 21 July 2019 2019 Championships   San José, Costa Rica [18]
3000 m steeplechase 10:04.71 Sabine Heitling   Brazil July 2005 2005 Championships   Windsor, Canada
High jump 1.96 m =WYB Vashti Cunningham   United States 1 August 2015 2015 Championships   Edmonton, Canada [19]
Pole vault 4.41 m Rachel Baxter   United States 21 July 2017 2017 Championships   Trujillo, Peru [20]
Long jump 6.46 m (-0.4 m/s) Yudelkis Fernández   Cuba July 2003 2003 Championships   Bridgetown, Barbados
Triple jump 14.08 m (0.0 m/s) Liadagmis Povea   Cuba 2 August 2015 2015 Championships   Edmonton, Canada [21]
Shot put 18.27 m Raven Saunders   United States 31 July 2015 2015 Championships   Edmonton, Canada [22]
Discus throw 59.53 m A Melany del Pilar Matheus   Cuba 20 July 2019 2019 Championships   San José, Costa Rica [23]
Hammer throw 64.80 m Arasay Tondike   Cuba July 2005 2005 Championships   Windsor, Canada
Javelin throw 63.86 m WJR Yuleimis Aguilar   Cuba 2 August 2015 2015 Championships   Edmonton, Canada [24]
Heptathlon 5847 pts A [a] Anna Hall   United States 20–21 July 2019 2019 Championships   San José, Costa Rica [25]
100m H (wind) High jump Shot put 200m (wind) Long jump (wind) Javelin 800m
14.11 (-0.7 m/s) 1.82 m 12.53 m 24.22 (+0.9 m/s) 5.55 m (+5.1 m/s) (w) 33.70 m 2:10.11
10000 m walk (track) 44:43.89 Alegna Gonzalez   Mexico 23 July 2017 2017 Championships   Trujillo, Peru [26]
4×100 m relay 43.38 Alexis Joyce
Aleah Williams
Amber Robinson
Amaris Buchanan
  United States 11 July 1999 1999 Championships   Tampa, United States
4×400 m relay 3:24.04 A Alexis Holmes
Kimberly Harris
Ziyah Holman
Kayla Davis
  United States 21 July 2019 2019 Championships   San José, Costa Rica [27]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ wind-assisted score. Her wind-legal leap of 5.49m in the long jump gives her a record-eligible score of 5829

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "PAN AMERICAN JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS". www.gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
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  4. ^ "800m Results". timerhub.com. 22 July 2017. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  5. ^ "1500m Results". timerhub.com. 23 July 2017. Retrieved 23 July 2017.
  6. ^ "Boling leads weekend of three world U20 records at Pan American U20 Championships". 22 July 2019. Retrieved 2 August 2019.
  7. ^ "Shot Put Results". tiempodellegada.com. 23 July 2017. Retrieved 23 July 2017.
  8. ^ "2011 Pan American Junior Athletics Championships Complete Results". USATF. 24 July 2011. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
  9. ^ "Hammer Throw Results". deltatiming.com. 2 August 2015. Retrieved 2 August 2015.
  10. ^ "Javelin Throw". panam2019.org. 20 July 2019. Retrieved 2 August 2019.
  11. ^ "Decathlon Results". deltatiming.com. 1 August 2015. Retrieved 2 August 2015.
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  14. ^ "2011 Pan American Junior Athletics Championships Complete Results". USATF. 24 July 2011. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
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  16. ^ "5000m Results". deltatiming.com. 1 August 2015. Retrieved 2 August 2015.
  17. ^ "Four records fall on Pan Am U20 Champs opening day". trackalerts.com. 22 July 2017. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  18. ^ "Boling leads weekend of three world U20 records at Pan American U20 Championships". 22 July 2019. Retrieved 2 August 2019.
  19. ^ "High Jump Results". deltatiming.com. 1 August 2015. Retrieved 2 August 2015.
  20. ^ "Four records fall on Pan Am U20 Champs opening day". trackalerts.com. 22 July 2017. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  21. ^ "Triple Jump Results". deltatiming.com. 2 August 2015. Retrieved 3 August 2015.
  22. ^ "Shot Put Results". deltatiming.com. 31 July 2015. Retrieved 1 August 2015.
  23. ^ "Boling leads weekend of three world U20 records at Pan American U20 Championships". 22 July 2019. Retrieved 2 August 2019.
  24. ^ "Javelin Throw Results". deltatiming.com. 2 August 2015. Retrieved 3 August 2015.
  25. ^ "Boling leads weekend of three world U20 records at Pan American U20 Championships". 22 July 2019. Retrieved 2 August 2019.
  26. ^ "10000m Race Walk Results". tiempodellegada.com. 23 July 2017. Retrieved 23 July 2017.
  27. ^ Javier Clavelo Robinson (22 July 2019). "Boling leads weekend of three world U20 records at Pan American U20 Championships". IAAF. Retrieved 2 August 2019.