Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay is coming to Ajax!

Pan Am Torch Relay

 

The Pan Am Flame will be in Ajax on June 6th. The whole community is invited to join the celebration as the Torch Relay visits key areas in Ajax.  See the map for details.

 

VanDusen Chevrolet Buick GMC is a proud sponsor of the Pan Am Games Volunteers. We will also be a spectator viewing area for the torch relay! Details will be posted soon.

 

Fun Facts:

The flame is lit in Teotihuacan, Mexico at the Pyramid of the Sun.  Following the traditional lighting ceremony; the torch will be handed to a representative from Toronto. After the flame is flown to Canada it will begin its countrywide journey on May 30th and end in Toronto on July 190th were it will be used to light the cauldron during the opening ceremony.

 

The Numbers:

•    3,000 Pan Am torchbearers
•    130+ communities
•    41 days
•    200m relay segment
•    60+ alternative modes of transportation

 

Ajax Torch Bearers:
Louise Johnson  –  Daniel Milton  –   Meera Jagota  –  Nigel Wilson

 

Pan Am Torch Relay Uniforms

 

Click here to learn more about our local torch bearers and for updated relay information.