South American Games


With the support of Evo Morales, Cochabamba to host the South American Games 2018

Juegos Suramericanos, Noticias

The city of Cochabamba, Bolivia, will host the South American Games in 2018. The election took place this Saturday, April 14, in Rio de Janeiro, during the session of the General Assembly of the South American Sports Organization – Odesur. The application of Cochabamba received the personal support of the president of Bolivia, Evo Morales. On Friday 13th, Morales came to Rio de Janeiro specially to meet the president of Odesur, Carlos Arthur Nuzman, and to ratify the support of his Government to the candidacy of the city of Cochabamba to...

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Lima to host the I South-American Youth Games

Juegos Suramericanos, Noticias

The city of Lima in Peru will host the I South-American Youth Games. The decision was made today, Monday 6 August, during the Extraordinary General Assembly of the South-American Sports Organization (Odesur), held in London. The event is scheduled to take place from September 9 to 29, 2013. During the Assembly, the President of ODESUR, Carlos Arthur Nuzman, received a letter from the president of Peru, Ollanta Humala Tasso, through which the latter provided his support to Lima´s candidacy and confirming the commitment of holding the Games in...

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ODESUR BEGINS THE APPLICATION PROCESS FOR THE II SOUTH AMERICAN BEACH GAMES

Juegos Suramericanos, Noticias

Monday, 8th June 2009 – The South American Sports Organization – ODESUR – opened the application process for cities to host the II South American Beach Games in 2011. Entries must made by the respective National Olympic Committee by 1st October 2009. The candidature file should accompanied by letters of guarantee, all signed by the mayor of the respective city and president of the country. In October the Executive Committee of ODESUR Will announce the cities accepted as official candidates to host the Games. In November,...

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THE PRESIDENT OF ODESUR CELEBRATES THE SUCCESS OF THE II SOUTH AMERICAN BEACH GAMES MANTA 2011

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The coastal city of Manta in Ecuador will remember for ever the ten-day festival that crowned the completion of the second edition of the II South American Beach Games, which finished this Sunday, December 11. In addition to sports the scores, which consecrated the Brazilian delegation, victorious for the second time, Manta experienced the Olympic spirit and benefited from the legacy that the city will enjoy as of today. “I would like to congratulate the Organizing Committee of the II South American Beach Games Manta 2011 for their...

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II SOUTH-AMERICAN BEACH GAMES ARE CAPTIVATING MANTA CITY

Juegos Suramericanos, Noticias

As the II South American Games takes place in the Ecuadorian city of Manta, the city is enjoying a marvelous event that will be recalled forever. From Friday December 2, when the Opening Ceremony and Inauguration was held, Manta is surrounded by a festive atmosphere thanks to the games. During ten days, around 1000 athletes from ten countries (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela) are competing for medals in 9 sports (Beach Soccer, Water Skiing, Beach Handball, Aquatic Marathon, Beach...

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NUZMAN: MEDELLIN 2010 WERE THE BEST SOUTH AMERICAN GAMES EVER

Juegos Suramericanos, Noticias

The President of the South American Organization, Carlos Arthur Nuzman, strongly affirmed that the Medellin 2010 were the best South American Games in the history. He stated this during the Closing Ceremony of the IX South American Games Medellin 2010 held in the one of the main city avenues. Dressed like the volunteers that worked in these Games, Nuzman stressed, one more time, the excellent organizational level of the Medellin South American Games. “The organizational standard was excellent and these games inaugurate a new moment of...

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MEDELLÍN 2010 SETS A NEW STANDARD FOR THE SOUTH AMERICAN GAMES, SAYS NUZMAN

Juegos Suramericanos, Noticias

The history of the South American Games will now be told as before and after the organization of the IX South American Games Medellin 2010. This was stated by the President of the South American Organization – ODESUR, Carlos Arthur Nuzman, after being accompanying for 17 days the competitions in the Colombian city. For Nuzman, Medellin 2010 established a new standard in the organization of these Games in South America, as happened with the Rio 2007 Pan American Games. “Just like Rio 2007 set an Olympic standard to the Pan American...

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ODESUR ANNOUNCES THE FIRST CASES OF DOPING IN MEDELLIN 2010

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Today, Saturday, March 27th, the South American Sports Organization (ODESUR) announced the first cases of doping in the IX South American Games Medellin 2010. The athlete Karina Villazana Álvarez, from Peru, was tested positive for the presence of cocaine. She had won the gold medal in the 10,000 meters athletics race and the silver medal in the 5,000 meters race. As Karina Alvarez was eliminated, the gold medal goes to Iony Ninahuaman, also from Peru, the silver medal to Aura María Rojas, from Colombia, and the bronze medal to Ana Brandão,...

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ODESUR PRESIDENT APPROVES THE ORGANIZATION AND THE VENUES OF SOUTH AMERICAN GAMES MEDELLIN 2010

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After six days of different sports competitions, Carlos Arthur Nuzman, ODESUR President, has approved the organization and the sports venues of the South American Games Medellin 2010. According to Nuzman, Medellin 2010 is putting on a new organization standard for the South American Games. “I am convinced that we are underway to have Medellin 2010 as the best games ever in South American Games history. The organization standard is comparable to the Pan American Games and in some aspects such as transport and information, the quality of...

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