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15 August 2015

IWRF 2015 Americas Championship Results

The IWRF 2015 Americas Championship took place in Toronto, Canada as part of the Toronto 2015 Parapan Am Games

 

The Wheelchair Rugby competition ran from August 8-14, with Team Canada winning Gold and qualifying for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. The United States took Silver, and Colombia earned the Bronze.

 

Congratulations to all of the participating teams, and thank you for representing your sport and countries with pride. The wheelchair rugby family is alive and well in the Americas and we are excited for the future!

 

Participating Countries and Final Results

Argentina finishes in 5th place (2-4)
Brazil finishes in 4th place   (3-4) 
Canada wins Gold  (6-1)
Chile finishes in 6th place (0-6)

Colombia wins Bronze (3-4) 
United States wins Silver (6-1) 

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - Round Robin Play
Time Teams Score
17:00 Canada vs. Brazil  65-32
19:15 United States vs. Argentina  70-25
21:30 Colombia vs. Chile   66-12
Sunday, August 9, 2015 - Round Robin Play
17:00 Canada vs. Colombia  76-32
19:15 Argentina vs. Chile  53-14
21:30 United States vs. Brazil  62-27 
Monday, August 10, 2015 - Round Robin Play   
17:00 Canada vs. Argentina  73-26
19:15 United States vs. Chile  54-11
21:30 Brazil vs. Colombia  53-41
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - Round Robin Play
15:30 Brazil vs. Argentina  63-37
17:45 Canada vs. Chile  67-11
20:00 United States vs. Colombia  72-25
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - Round Robin Play
15:30 Brazil vs. Chile  45-6
17:45 Argentina vs. Colombia  51-36
20:00 Canada vs. United States  59-60 2ot
Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 5/6 Place & Semi-Finals
15:00 Argentina vs Chile - 5/6 Place Match  56-24
17:45 Canada vs. Brazil - Semi-final Match  62-38
20:00 United States vs. Colombia - Semi-final Match  65-28
Friday, August 14, 2015 - Finals
18:30 Brazil vs. Colombia - Bronze Medal Match  50-48
21:00 Canada vs. United States - Gold Medal Match  54-57

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For complete information on the Toronto 2015 Parapan Am Games click here.