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1919 South American Championships in Athletics

The 1919 South American Championships in Athletics was the inaugural South American Championships and was contested by Uruguay and Chile were held in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Henry Bowles
  Uruguay
11.8 Marcelo Uranga
  Chile
12.0 Ricardo Müller
  Chile
12.1
200 metres Isabelino Gradín
  Uruguay
23.2 Julio Gorlero
  Uruguay
23.4 Ricardo Müller
  Chile
23.8
400 metres Isabelino Gradín
  Uruguay
52.4 Armando Camus
  Chile
53.0 Carlos Stevens
  Chile
54.6
800 metres Juan Campos
  Uruguay
2:04.8 Armando Camus
  Chile
2:06.4 Carlos Stevens
  Chile
2:07.0
1500 metres Juan Baeza
  Chile
4:29.8 Manuel Moraga
  Chile
4:30.0 Enrique Calderón
  Chile
4:31.4
10000 metres Gilberto Martínez
  Uruguay
33:57.0 Juan Baeza
  Chile
34:41.2 Enrique Calderón
  Chile
34:55.6
110 metres hurdles Harold Rosenqvist
  Chile
17.0 Julio Kilián
  Chile
17.2 Adolfo Reccius
  Chile
18.0
200 metres hurdles Julio Kilián
  Chile
27.2 Adolfo Reccius
  Chile
- Harold Rosenqvist
  Chile
28.0
400 metres hurdles Julio Kilián
  Chile
59.2 Adolfo Reccius
  Chile
61.4 Andrés Mazzali
  Uruguay
62.0
High jump Carlos Patiño
  Uruguay
1.72 Hernán Orrego
  Chile
1.70 Arturo Filloy
  Uruguay
1.68
Standing high jump Carlos Patiño
  Uruguay
1.40 Carlos Fernández
  Uruguay
1.38 Arturo Filloy
  Uruguay
1.38
Pole vault Eugen Fonck
  Chile
3.20 José Amejeiras
  Uruguay
3.15 Héctor Berruti
  Uruguay
3.15
Long jump Ricardo Müller
  Chile
6.68 Adolfo Reccius
  Chile
6.53 Ricardo Filloy
  Uruguay
6.47
Standing long jump Hugo Krumm
  Chile
3.07 Carlos Patiño
  Uruguay
2.95 Ernesto Ramón
  Uruguay
2.91
Shot put Teodoro Scheihing
  Chile
11.47 Víctor Zaragoza
  Uruguay
11.22 Harold Rosenqvist
  Chile
10.95
Discus throw Alberto Warnken
  Chile
35.80 Leonardo de Lucca
  Uruguay
33.68 Fernando Capellini
  Uruguay
33.44
Hammer throw Leonardo de Lucca
  Uruguay
32.57 Evaldo Homberg
  Chile
31.97 Teodoro Scheihing
  Chile
30.40
Javelin throw Arturo Medina
  Chile
45.95 Fernando Capellini
  Uruguay
43.27 Evaldo Homberg
  Chile
40.50
4 × 400 metres relay   Chile 3:39.0   Uruguay 3:39.4

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Chile (CHI)11111133
2  Uruguay (URU)88723
Totals (2 nations)19191856


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