The Parapan American Games, as sanctioned by the IWBF, currently act as the wheelchair basketball Americas zone qualification tournament for the Paralympic Games. The Parapan American Games, held in conjunction with the Pan American Games, are a multi-sport event that takes place every four years in the year preceding the Olympic and Paralympic Summer Games.
This year, the Parapan Am Games will take place in Lima, Peru from August 23-September 1, 2019.
Group A: Canada | Argentina | Colombia | Mexico
Group B: USA | Brazil | Peru | Puerto Rico
Group A: Canada | Mexico | Argentina| Colombia
Group B: USA | Chile | Brazil | Peru
The Canadian women will aim for a top 2 finish in order to punch their ticket at the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo, while the men aim for a top 3 finish.