On April 25 and 26, 2017, the Pan American Sports Organization (PASO), chaired by Dr. Julio C. Maglione, will hold its LIV Ordinary General Assembly in Punta del Este, Uruguay.

In this Assembly, in which delegates of the 41 member National Olympic Committees will participate, reports on PASO’s activities will be presented, as well as on the Olympic Solidarity and Pan American Solidarity Programs for the 2017 – 2020 quadrennial. The Organizing Committees of the “Lima 2019” Pan American Games, the “Buenos Aires 2018” Youth Olympic Games and the “Tokyo 2020” Olympic Games will present updated information on the progress achieved and the applicant cities to host the 2023 Pan American Games, Buenos Aires and Santiago de Chile, will have the opportunity to make a presentation on their projects to the PASO delegates.

In addition, in the framework of this General Assembly, elections of a new PASO President and members of the Executive Committee will be carried out.

Reference: http://www.paso-odepa.org/en/

UPDATE 25/04/2017: DOC’s President, Mr. Felix Wilson was elected, along with a representative from Columbia Olympic Committee, to be  on the Electoral Commission, as a scrutineer for PASO Elections to observe the process and check the results.








Image above: (front right) Mr. Felix Wilson, President of the DOC, as scrutineer at PASO Elections.