Media Advisory/ Photo Opportunity - Canadian Athletes Show Support for the TORONTO 2015 Parapan Am Games

TORONTO, July 27, 2015 /CNW/ - The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Organizing Committee (TO2015) will join Pan Am Games medallists and a Parapan Am Games medallist on Tuesday, July 28, to celebrate the largest ever Parapan Am Games, which will take place in Toronto and the Greater Golden Horseshoe region from August 7 to 15.

To show their support for the Parapan Am Games, several Canadian athletes will be at Nathan Phillips Square to buy tickets to their favourite Parapan Am competitions.


Zack Chetrat, Pan Am bronze medallist, 200-metre butterfly, co-captain of the Canadian swim team at the 2015 Pan Am Games
Brittany MacLean, Pan Am bronze medallist, 800-metre freestyle relay, 2012 Olympic finalist and Canadian record holder
Sarah Wells, Pan Am silver medallist, 400-metre hurdles, 2012 Olympian
Chelsey Gotell, three-time Paralympian and five-time Paralympic gold medallist, swimming
Saäd Rafi, chief executive officer, TO2015 


Nathan Phillips Square             
Ticketing kiosk, across from the Cisco clock


11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (ET)
Tuesday, July 28

Athletes will be available for media interviews following the event.

SOURCE Toronto 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games

For further information: Dayo Kefentse, Manager, media relations, TO2015, 416.957.2528,

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