The XVI PAN AMERICAN GAMES will take place from October 14 – 30, 2011 in the city of Guadalajara, the opening ceremony will be held at the Omnilife stadium.
These games are organized by (COPAG) Organization Committee of the Pan American Games in Guadalajara. In which approximately 42 countries will be participating from North, Central and South America as well as the Caribbean.
This is the third time México hosts the Pan American Games and the first time the games are celebrated outside of México City.
Puerto Vallarta will be part of the sports program for the disciplines of:
From October 17 to 23, 140 athletes.
October 23 at the Marine Terminal, 70 athletes.
Swimming – Open Water
October 22 at the Marine Terminal, 36 athletes.
Beach Volleyball From October 16 – 22, 64 athletes.
This year Jalisco will be hosting the National Beauty Pageant Event of NUESTRA BELLEZA MEXICO 2011. Puerto Vallarta will be the headquarters of the semifinal held on August 18th and the final on August 20th which will be broadcasted live on national television.
Miss Universe 2010
The event will take place at the International Convention Center of Puerto Vallarta. The participants will be representing each state of the Mexican Republic and the winner of NUESTRA BELLEZA MEXICO 2011 will represent Mexico in the Miss Universe 2012 Event.