1963 South American Championships in Athletics

The 1963 South American Championships in Athletics were held in Cali, Colombia, between 29 June and 7 July.

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Arquímedes Herrera
  Venezuela
10.2 CR Joe Satow
  Brazil
10.4 Alfonso da Silva
  Brazil
10.7
200 metres Arquímedes Herrera
  Venezuela
20.9 CR Hortensio Fucil
  Venezuela
21.0 Gerardo Di Tolla
  Peru
21.2
400 metres Hortensio Fucil
  Venezuela
46.7 CR Juan Carlos Dyrzka
  Argentina
47.6 Víctor Maldonado
  Venezuela
48.5
800 metres Oscar Rivera
  Colombia
1:52.2 José Neira
  Colombia
1:52.9 Leslie Mentor
  Venezuela
1:53.1
1500 metres Álvaro Mejía
  Colombia
3:53.5 José Neira
  Colombia
3:54.4 José Azevedo
  Brazil
3:55.9
5000 metres Osvaldo Suárez
  Argentina
14:59.8 Harvey Borrero
  Colombia
15:00.5 Domingo Amaisón
  Argentina
15:01.2
10,000 metres Osvaldo Suárez
  Argentina
31:09.6 Domingo Amaisón
  Argentina
31:17.0 Luiz Caetano
  Brazil
31:20.9
Half marathon Luiz Caetano
  Brazil
1:09:41 Luis Navas
  Colombia
1:09:55 Hernán Barreneche
  Colombia
1:11:29
3000 metres steeplechase Domingo Amaisón
  Argentina
9:13.0 Sebastião Mendes
  Brazil
9:28.7 José Primo
  Brazil
9:29.7
110 metres hurdles Juan Muñoz
  Venezuela
15.0 José Telles da Conceição
  Brazil
15.2 Cleomenes da Cunha
  Brazil
15.5
400 metres hurdles Juan Carlos Dyrzka
  Argentina
51.0 CR Víctor Maldonado
  Venezuela
51.5 Anubes da Silva
  Brazil
51.8
4 × 100 metres relay   Brazil
Joel Satow
Joel Costa
Affonso da Silva
Jose da Conceição
40.9   Colombia
Jaime Uribe
Francisco Gutiérrez
Pedro Grajales
Leonel Pedroza
41.2   Argentina
Carlos Vampoecke
Juan Carlos Dyrzka
Guillermo Vallania
Carlos Biondi
41.6
4 × 400 metres relay   Venezuela
Aristides Pineda
Leslie Mentor
Víctor Maldonado
Hortensio Fusil
3:13.0 CR   Brazil
Antonio da Silva
Joel Rocha
Geraldo Costa
Anubes da Silva
3:14.7   Argentina
Mario Rivert
Guillermo Vallania
Juan Stocker
Juan Carlos Dyrzka
3:15.3
High jump Roberto Abugattás
  Peru
1.97 Eleuterio Fassi
  Argentina
1.94 Manuel César
  Brazil
1.88
Pole vault Mario Eleusippi
  Argentina
4.10 CR César Quintero
  Colombia
3.80 Marcelo de Souza
  Brazil
3.70
Long jump Héctor Thomas
  Venezuela
7.22 Juan Muñoz
  Venezuela
7.16 Roberto Caravaca
  Venezuela
6.97
Triple jump Asnoldo Devonish
  Venezuela
15.09 José López
  Venezuela
15.01 Mário Gomes
  Brazil
14.90
Shot put José Jacques
  Brazil
15.08 Luis Di Cursi
  Argentina
15.06 Dagoberto González
  Colombia
14.02
Discus throw Dagoberto González
  Colombia
48.84 Daniel Cereali
  Venezuela
47.85 Luis Di Cursi
  Argentina
46.37
Hammer throw Daniel Cereali
  Venezuela
56.07 CR Roberto Chapchap
  Brazil
55.08 Orlando Guaita
  Chile
54.64
Javelin throw Héctor Thomas
  Venezuela
64.79 Walter de Almeida
  Brazil
63.49 Patricio Etcheverry
  Chile
63.18
Decathlon Héctor Thomas
  Venezuela
6825 Cleomenes da Cunha
  Brazil
6269 Roberto Caravaca
  Venezuela
5991

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Erica da Silva
  Brazil
12.0 CR Margarita Formeiro
  Argentina
12.1 Susana Ritchie
  Argentina
12.3
200 metres Erica da Silva
  Brazil
24.3 CR Susana Ritchie
  Argentina
25.2 Marta Buongiorno
  Argentina
25.4
80 metres hurdles Emilia Dyrzka
  Argentina
11.5 Leda dos Santos
  Brazil
11.5 Maria Teixeira
  Brazil
11.8
4 × 100 metres relay   Brazil
Edir Ribeiro
Ines Pimenta
Leda dos Santos
Erica da Silva
47.6 CR   Argentina
Margarita Formeiro
Marta Buongiorno
Emilia Dyrzka
Susana Ritchie
47.8   Colombia
Gloria Aguirre
Ana Alvarado
Smirna Paz
Amparo Ramos
49.8
High jump Maria da Conceição
  Brazil
1.58 Aída dos Santos
  Brazil
1.58 Irenice Rodrigues
  Brazil
1.50
Long jump Mabel Farina
  Argentina
5.74 Iris dos Santos
  Brazil
5.37 Gisela Vidal
  Venezuela
5.31
Shot put Ingeborg Pfüller
  Argentina
12.82 CR Vera Trezoitko
  Brazil
12.43 Maria da Conceição
  Brazil
12.31
Discus throw Ingeborg Pfüller
  Argentina
46.36 CR Isolina Vergara
  Colombia
39.42 Ingeborg Mello
  Argentina
39.05
Javelin throw Marlene Ahrens
  Chile
44.67 Aída dos Santos
  Brazil
38.29 Carmen Brea
  Venezuela
37.93

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Venezuela (VEN)105621
2  Argentina (ARG)97723
3  Brazil (BRA)7121231
4  Colombia (COL)37313
5  Chile (CHI)1023
6  Peru (PER)1012
Totals (6 nations)31313193

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