Water polo at the Pan American Games

Water polo is inducted in the Pan American Games since the first edition of the multi-sports event in 1951, when Buenos Aires was the host. The women's event made its debut in 1999. The United States is the most successful country, winning 16 out of 22 tournaments.

Men's tournamentEdit

MEN'S WATER POLO AT THE PAN AMERICAN GAMES
Year Host Gold Silver Bronze
1951
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Buenos Aires,
Argentina
 
Argentina
 
Brazil
 
United States
1955
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Mexico City,
Mexico
 
Argentina
 
United States
 
Brazil
1959
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Chicago,
United States
 
United States
 
Argentina
 
Brazil
1963
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São Paulo,
Brazil
 
Brazil
 
United States
 
Argentina
1967
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Winnipeg,
Canada
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Mexico
1971
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Cali,
Colombia
 
United States
 
Cuba
 
Mexico
1975
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Mexico City,
Mexico
 
Mexico
 
United States
 
Cuba
1979
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San Juan,
Puerto Rico
 
United States
 
Cuba
 
Canada
1983
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Caracas,
Venezuela
 
United States
 
Cuba
 
Canada
1987
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Indianapolis,
United States
 
United States
 
Cuba
 
Brazil
1991
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Havana,
Cuba
 
Cuba
 
United States
 
Brazil
1995
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Mar del Plata,
Argentina
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Cuba
1999
Details
 
Winnipeg,
Canada
 
United States
 
Cuba
 
Canada
2003
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Santo Domingo,
Dominican Republic
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Canada
2007
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Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Canada
2011
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Guadalajara,
Mexico
 
United States
 
Canada
 
Brazil
2015
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Toronto,
Canada
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Canada
2019
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Lima,
Peru
 
United States
 
Canada
 
Brazil

Women's tournamentEdit

WOMEN'S WATER POLO AT THE PAN AMERICAN GAMES
Year Host Gold Silver Bronze
1999
Details
 
Winnipeg,
Canada
 
Canada
 
United States
 
Brazil
2003
Details
 
Santo Domingo,
Dominican Republic
 
United States
 
Canada
 
Brazil
2007
Details
 
Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil
 
United States
 
Canada
 
Cuba
2011
Details
 
Guadalajara,
Mexico
 
United States
 
Canada
 
Brazil
2015
Details
 
Toronto,
Canada
 
United States
 
Canada
 
Brazil
2019
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Lima,
Peru
 
United States
 
Canada
 
Brazil

Participating nationsEdit

Nation 1999 2003 2007 2011 2015 2019 Years
  Argentina 7 8 2
  Brazil     4       6
  Canada             6
  Cuba 4 4   4 4 4 6
  Mexico 6 6 6 3
  Peru 8 1
  Puerto Rico 5 5 5 5 5 5 6
  United States             6
  Venezuela 6 8 7 7 4
Nations 5 5 6 8 8 8

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States185124
2  Argentina2114
3  Canada17614
4  Brazil161118
5  Cuba1539
6  Mexico1023
Totals (6 nations)24242472

See alsoEdit

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