1951 Bolivarian Games

1951 Bolivarian Games

The III Bolivarian Games (Spanish: Juegos Bolivarianos) were a multi-sport event held between December 5 - 21, 1951, at the Estadio Olímpico de la Universidad Central de Venezuela in Caracas, Venezuela. The Games were organized by the Bolivarian Sports Organization (ODEBO).

The Games were officially opened by Germán Suárez Flamerich, who became president of the "Junta de Gobierno" 1950-1952, after the assassination of Carlos Delgado Chalbaud.

A detailed history of the early editions of the Bolivarian Games between 1938 and 1989 was published in a book written (in Spanish) by José Gamarra Zorrilla, former president of the Bolivian Olympic Committee, and first president (1976-1982) of ODESUR. Gold medal winners from Ecuador were published by the Comité Olímpico Ecuatoriano.

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1951 Bolivarian Games - Medal Count
... The medal count for these Games is tabulated below ... 1951 Bolivarian Games Medal Count Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total 1 Peru 2 ... Venezuela 3 ... Panama 4 ... Colombia 5 ... Ecuador 6 ... Bolivia 7 ... Total ...

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