2013 Pan Am Junior Championships
August 23-25, 2013
The 2013 Pan American Junior Athletics Championship will showcase many of the top international junior athletes, August 23-25 in Medellin, Columbia. Medellin is a modern progressive city that has hosted numerous athletic events in the last few years.
The Pan Am Junior Athletics Championships are open to athletes age 16 to 19 as of December 31, 2013.
The U.S. Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championship in Des Moines, Iowa will serve as the U.S. selection meet for the Pan American Championships. Des Moines will host some of the top junior athletes in the country and the top finishers will represent the red, white and blue in Medellin. This year's Team USA squad will look to best the 72 medals won by Team USA at the 2011 Pan Am Junior Athletics Championships.