The Argentinian team of Nicolas Fracchia, Gonzalo (Bocha) Pollitzer and Maria Paula Salerno and the Ecuadorian team of Julio Velez, Rafael Quintero and Juan Andres Santos finished second and third respectively at the 2014 South American Lightning Championships. Both teams qualified their country for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games. The third and last available spot went to Colombia with Philippe Jacob, Paula Douat and Daniel Castillo.

The following 6 countries qualified in the Lightning class: ARG, BRA, CHI, COL, ECU and USA. Host CAN completes the total of 7 available spots.

QUALIFIED NOCs / COUNTRIES as of December 7th 2014

results 2014 Lightning South Americans