| San Juan|
250 in 24 sports
| Puerto Rico|
The 8th Pan American Games were held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, from July 1 to July 15, 1979. The 1980 documentary film A Step Away showcased a number of athletes competing in the Games.
1979 Pan American Games Wikipedia
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^ The medal count for Canada is disputed.
The 1979 Games were the first one to feature a mascot, which was a running frog holding a torch named Coqui.