Andre De Grasse

Andre De Grasse

Written by David Grossman

When Andre De Grasse was a youngster, he had thoughts of becoming a pilot. De Grasse, in a candid discussion about his future, said he liked the idea of flying – but, outside of playing a variety of action video games, he couldn’t recall what it was that perked his …

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Marissa Papaconstantinou

Marissa Papaconstantinou

Written by David Grossman

Marissa Papaconstantinou sees herself just like any other teenage female. A student at Markham’s Bill Crothers Secondary, she has an interest in a balanced social life, remains focussed on a solid education, participates in sports, is very active in a variety of community events, and the list goes on. But, …

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Maxime Brinck-Croteau

Maxime Brinck-Croteau

Written by David Grossman

There is nothing like a dream. For some, when that cherished marvel actually becomes a reality, there is an emotional state of affection that can be hard to describe. Maxime Brinck-Croteau, a resident of Markham, knows that feeling. Since he was a youngster, brandishing those toy plastic swords and finally …

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Michelle Li

Michelle Li

Written by David Grossman

For Markham’s Michelle Li, it’s all about staying enthusiastic and fulfilling her life goal of making a positive difference. As the most successful female badminton player in Canada, and respectful rather than pompous, her plan is to be the best in the world. Quite a challenge, but Li has had …

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Phylicia George

Phylicia George

Written by David Grossman

As a world-class athlete, Phylicia George knows the sparkle of prosperity and has faced variations of distress several times in past. But it has not always come during her career as a hurdler. Not known for being a quitter when, for many, it would have been so easy to pack …

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Tracey Ferguson

Tracey Ferguson

Written by David Grossman

People have shaken their heads in wonderment when watching Markham’s Tracey Ferguson play basketball. Talented and focused, there’s something about Ferguson’s athleticism and constant determination to excel that is also motivational and inspirational. For those who haven’t met Ferguson, she isn’t new at playing the game of hoops. Ferguson has …

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About Markham Pan Am Centre

The City of Markham commissioned this facility as a host venue for the 2015 Pan American and ParaPan American Games. Our world-class facility includes an Olympic sized swimming pool and multiple gymnasiums that are ideal for hosting International competitions in a number of sports.

City of Markham

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16 Main Street Unionville
Markham, ON
L3R 2E4
Canada

(905) 475-4730