Mobile Apps & Tools
TORONTO 2015 Official Pan Am / Parapan Am Games App, presented by CIBC
Bring the Games to your mobile device with this simple-to-use app. Whether you’re on your way to a Games venue or planning your Games experience, the app is a complement to the TORONTO2015.org website that brings you venue details, Games maps, Torch Relay maps, ticketing information, spectator services, official celebrations and more. It’s the most convenient way to bring the Games with you wherever you go.
Want to be a part of the Games? Features of the app will allow you to engage with the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies.
CBC Sports App, presented by CIBC
The CBC Sports App, presented by CIBC, featuring unprecedented coverage of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games, is the only place you can enjoy more than 600 hours of live streaming, video-on-demand, instant results, medal standings, photo galleries and immediate news from the Games. Stay connected to the athletes and their stories, set personalized alerts and enjoy athlete and sport bios in one click.
Transportation is an important part of your Games journey, and Triplinx, the interactive transit trip planner can help make travelling easy. Triplinx is a powerful tool to help you find the easiest, quickest and most cost-effective ways to use public transportation to travel a few kilometres to a local Games venue or something further away in the Games region. This user-friendly site just needs your starting point and your destination, and it will suggest the best transit options to meet your needs. Not all venues can be accessed by transit, so be sure to check the venue page of your event as you plan your trip.
2015 Games Trip Planner
If you plan to drive throughout the Games footprint this summer, the 2015 Games Trip Planner is an absolute must. Traffic patterns and parking availability around most TORONTO 2015 venues are likely to be modified during the Games, so don’t rely on your local knowledge and usual routes and apps to get you where you want to go. The 2015 Games Trip Planner will not only help you plot your route, but will also find you a place to park. Simply enter your starting point and your venue destination into the website/app and it will do the navigation for you.
Discover Ontario is the official app of Ontario Tourism. Centred around unique festivals and events, the app makes it possible for the on-the-go traveller to discover something new and exciting in Ontario. Explore nearby festivals and events, unique attractions, a variety of lodging options and exceptional dining during your trip with the assistance of the app and your GPS-enabled device. Get turn-by-turn directions, find your closest travel information centre and share your whereabouts with friends via Facebook and Twitter!
If you need to learn how to say, “Welcome to Canada” in Spanish or “Congratulations on your medal” in French, just consult Google Translate for an instant translation. It’s equally effective if you’re trying to understand a new friend from another Pan Am nation! Google Translate works with both text and spoken word to help you instantly learn about TORONTO 2015 sport and cultural programs, schedules, and signs in the language of your choice.