Pan Am Pups: cute kids at Toronto 2015

While the athletes are undoubtedly the stars of the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games, the spectators play just as big a role.

Without fans in the stands to cheer on the athletes, the Games would not be the same. Some of the biggest supporters out there are small in stature but big in heart.

Here are some great pics of young fans cheering on their athletic role models: