Since 1998, no football tournament took place at the Juegos Odesur ('olympic games for South American countries'). Odesur abbreviates Organización Deportiva Sudamericana. Instead futsal events have been taking place since 1994, the first two times as a demonstration sports.
The first two editions (1978 and 1982) were known as Juegos Cruz del Sur.
In 2009 a beach soccer tournament was held.
Ed. Year Venue Winners Runners-Up Third Fourth 1 1994 Valencia (VEN) Venezuela Uruguay 2 1998 Cuenca Paraguay Colombia 3 2002 Rio de Janeiro [#] Brazil Argentina Bolivia Paraguay 4 2006 Mar del Plata Brazil Paraguay Argentina Ecuador 5 2010 Bello Brazil Uruguay Colombia Argentina NB: Futsal was a demonstration sport at the first 2 editions [#] originally scheduled for Córdoba (Argentina), which renounced on the organisation; then moved to Bogotá (Colombia) but cancelled and then moved to Brazil. Medals (since 2002 only): country 1st 2nd 3rd Brazil 3 Argentina 1 1 Paraguay 1 Uruguay 1 Bolivia 1 Colombia 1
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