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31 August 2014

Big Maximus Championship Results

The "Big Maximus" Championship will take place at ANDEF in the city of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro from August 27 to September 1, 2014.

 

This important tournament is fully sanctioned by the IWRF, and will bring together teams from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Uruguay, Peru and Paraguay.

 

The top four finishers at this event will qualify for the 2015 Parapan American Games to be held in Toronto, Canada, which will serve as the IWRF 2015 Americas Championship.

 

 

The Maximus Project aims to establish a sport and social network among the nations of South America contributing to improving the quality of life of people with disabilities in the region, and as a means to strengthen sports in the area.

 

Pools and Tournament Schedule

Pool 1   

Brazil
Chile

Chocó

       Pool 2
       Argentina
       Paraguay
       Ecuador
Pool 3
Colombia
Peru
Uruguay
Friday, August 29, 2014 - First Round
Time Teams Score
09:00 Brazil vs. Chile  54-4 
11:00 Argentina vs. Paraguay  46-9
13:00 Colombia vs. Peru   53-18
15:00

Brazil vs. Chocó

1-0
17:00 Argentina vs. Ecuador 51-8 
Saturday, August 30, 2014 - First Round 
09:00 Colombia vs. Uruguay  56-10
11:00 Chile vs. Chocó  1-0 
13:00 Paraguay vs. Ecuador  54-14
15:00 Peru vs. Uruguay  47-21
Sunday, August 31, 2014 - Second Round

Pool A
Brazil

Chile

Choco

       Pool B
       Argentina 
       Paraguay
       Ecuador 
Pool C
Colombia
Peru
Uruguay 
Time Teams Score
09:00 Brazil vs. Argentina  65-30
11:00 Chile vs. Paraguay   53-21
13:00 Ecuador vs. Uruguay  26-38 
15:00 Brazil vs. Colombia  55-32
17:00 Chile vs. Peru 51-29
Monday, September 1, 2014 - Second Round  
09:00 Choco vs. Uruguay  0-1 
11:00 Argentina vs. Colombia 51-42
13:00 Paraguay vs. Peru 29-47 
15:00 Ecuador vs. Choco 0-1 
17:00 Closing ceremony  

 

Big Maximus Championship Final Standings
1st Place Brazil
2nd Place Argentina 
3rd Place Colombia
4th Place Chile
5th Place Peru
6th Place Paraguay 
7th Place Uruguay
8th Place Ecuador
9th Place Choco

 

 

The Maximus Project aims to establish a sport and social network among the nations of South America contributing to improving the quality of life of people with disabilities in the region, and as a means to strengthen sports in the area.