1957 South American Athletics Championships

Host City Santiago
Country CHI
Held 19 – 21 April 1957
Competitors 53
Countries 3

Unofficial

Events

Event Gender Held Status Competitors Countries
100 m Men Medal 3 2
200 m Men Medal 3 2
400 m Men Medal 3 2
800 m Men Medal 3 2
1,500 m Men Medal 3 2
5,000 m Men Medal 3 2
10,000 m Men Medal 3 2
Half Marathon Men Medal 3 3
110 m Hurdles Men Medal 3 2
400 m Hurdles Men Medal 3 2
3,000 m Steeplechase Men Medal 3 3
4 x 100 m Relay Men Medal 0 3
4 x 400 m Relay Men Medal 0 3
High Jump Men Medal 5 3
Pole Vault Men Medal 3 2
Long Jump Men Medal 3 2
Triple Jump Men Medal 3 3
Shot Put Men Medal 3 2
Discus Throw Men Medal 3 2
Hammer Throw Men Medal 3 2
Javelin Throw Men Medal 3 2
Decathlon Men Medal 3 2

Medal table

Pos Country 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze Total
1 Brazil BRA 10 7 4 21
2 Chile CHI 6 9 13 28
3 Argentina ARG 6 6 7 19

Medal winners

Event 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze
100 m, Men Jorge de Barros BRA João Pires Sobrinho BRA Gerardo Bönnhoff ARG
200 m, Men João Pires Sobrinho BRA Jorge de Barros BRA Teodoro Blaschke CHI
400 m, Men Ulisses dos Santos BRA Anubes da Silva BRA Hugo Krauss CHI
800 m, Men Ramón Sandoval CHI Argemiro Roque BRA Waldo Sandoval CHI
1,500 m, Men Ramón Sandoval CHI Eduardo Fontecilla CHI Gilberto Miori ARG
5,000 m, Men Jorge González CHI Jaime Corréa CHI Armando Pino ARG
10,000 m, Men Walter Lemos ARG Armando Pino ARG José Calixto BRA
Half Marathon, Men Argentina ARG Brazil BRA Chile CHI
110 m Hurdles, Men Francisco Bergonzoni BRA Héctor Rodriguez CHI Wilson Carneiro BRA
400 m Hurdles, Men Ulisses dos Santos BRA Anubes da Silva BRA Pablo Eitel CHI
3,000 m Steeplechase, Men António Núñez ARG Santiago Novas CHI José Dos Santos Primo BRA
4 x 100 m Relay, Men Brazil BRA Argentina ARG Chile CHI
4 x 400 m Relay, Men Brazil BRA Chile CHI Argentina ARG
High Jump, Men Ernesto Lagos CHI Horacio Martínez del Sel ARG José da Conceição
Juan Ruiz
Oscar Bártoli
BRA
CHI
ARG
Pole Vault, Men Fausto De Souza BRA José Infante CHI Ricardo Bonino CHI
Long Jump, Men Eduardo Krumm CHI Pedro Marcel ARG Wladimiro Leyton CHI
Triple Jump, Men Adhemar da Silva BRA Ariel Standen Levis CHI Jorge Castillo ARG
Shot Put, Men Enrique Helf ARG Isolino Taborda BRA Günther Kruse ARG
Discus Throw, Men Günther Kruse ARG Hernán Haddad CHI Dieter Gevert CHI
Hammer Throw, Men Bruno Romalto Strohmeyer BRA Arturo Melcher CHI Alejandro Díaz CHI
Javelin Throw, Men Ricardo Héber ARG Nelson Matteucci ARG Juris Laipenieks CHI
Decathlon, Men Hernán Figueroa CHI Oscar Bártoli ARG Leonardo Kittsteiner CHI