Santiago 2023: Team Canada at the end of Day 0
SANTIAGO, CHILE (October 20, 2023) – Team Canada’s flag bearers Melissa Humana-Paredes and Brandie Wilkerson led the Canadian delegation into Estadio Nacional on Friday to officially kick off the Santiago 2023 Pan American Games at the Opening Ceremony.
TEAM CANADA’S MEDAL COUNT:
GOLD: 0 | SILVER: 0 | BRONZE: 0 | TOTAL: 0
SCHEDULE/RESULTS: Day 0 Results and Day 1 Schedule
DAY 0 HIGHLIGHTS:
- Boxing: Tammara Thibeault defeated Milena Altagracia Jimenez Castillo of the Dominican Republic in the Round of 16 of the women’s 75kg weight class to advance to the quarterfinals.
- Diving: Caeli McKay finished atop the women’s 10m platform preliminary round, scoring 343.95 for her five dives. McKay, along with fellow Canadian Celina Toth who placed 11th, will compete in tomorrow’s final.
HOW TO WATCH:
- Olympic.ca has a one-stop shop for all the key information you could need in our Santiago 2023 content hub. That includes the details on what Team Canada athletes and teams need to achieve to secure Olympic qualification for Paris 2024. Team Canada will be providing content across our website, social media channels and the Team Canada app.
- Watch live action from CBC from the 2023 Pan American Games in Santiago, Chile.
- Pan Am Sports Channel will also be available for free in Canada throughout the event
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FOLLOW: @TeamCanadaPR for medal alerts and other important facts.
PARIS 2024: Olympic qualification for Paris 2024 at Santiago 2023.
Sam Sokol, Press Operations Lead
Thomas Hall, Press Chief