August 22, 2019
PNS Swimmer Selected for the Para Pan American Team
Abbey Nardella, Chinook Aquatic Club, has been selected to represent the Team USA at the 2019 Para Pan American Games in Lima, Peru.
These Games are the “parallel” event for athletes with a disability to the Pan American Games for able-bodied athletes.
Opening Ceremonies are August 23rd, Swimming competition August 25-31st, Closing Ceremonies September 1st.
There will be 1890 athletes from 33 nations competing in 17 sports and 18 disciplines.
Abbey will be competing in the S6- SB6- SM6 swimming classifications for swimmers with a disability, swimming 6 events during the competition.
Congratulations, Abbey! And Good Luck!
We will look forward to hearing about your experience!
- Kiko Van Zandt,
Disability Swimming Chair, PNS