Definitions for "1971 Pan American Games"
The 6th Pan American Games were held in Cali, Colombia, from July 30 to August 13, 1971. The so-called "City of Eternal Spring", located at the foot of the Andes Mountains, hosted a total of 2,935 athletes from 32 countries, who participated in seventeen sports. The highlight of the opening ceremony was a synchronized dance routine involving 12,000 young girls dressed in native costumes.