2013 South American Youth Games

The 2013 South American Youth Games, also known as the I South American Youth Games, was a multi-sport event celebrated in Lima, Peru from September 20 to 29, 2013. Approximately 1,200 athletes from 14 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) competed in 95 events from 19 sports and disciplines, making the first event in the history of the games.

I South American Youth Games
Host cityLima
CountryPeru
Nations participating14
Debuting countries14
Athletes participating1200
Opening ceremonySeptember 20
Closing ceremonySeptember 29
Officially opened byOllanta Humala
Athlete's OathPamela Moya
Judge's OathJoel Ugarte
Torch lighterCarlos Zegarra
Main venueEstadio Miguel Grau
Key

  *   Host nation (Peru)

  *   Host nation (Peru)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Brazil (BRA)673529131
2 Colombia (COL)27182065
3 Venezuela (VEN)18292067
4 Ecuador (ECU)15221451
5 Argentina (ARG)12183262
6 Peru (PER)*9203665
7 Chile (CHL)8102139
8 Panama (PAN)53816
9 Uruguay (URU)35614
10 Paraguay (PAR)34411
11 Bolivia (BOL)2215
12 Guyana (GUY)0167
13 Aruba (ARU)0156
14 Suriname (SUR)0134
Totals (14 nations)169169205543