The South American Games organised by Organizacion Deportiva Sudamericana (ODESUR) and recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) are the continent's multi-sports event.
These Games are the most important competition of the South American Sports Organisation (ODESUR). In order to participate, all athletes must be entered by their National Olympic Committee. There are 15 countries from South America, Central America and the Caribbean invited by ODESUR to participate in the South American Games.The Games are held every four years.
Introduction of Equestrian sport in the South American Games dates back to 1978, but it has been sporadic, some editions taking place with and some without. All Equestrian sports are conducted according to FEI Rules.
The latest edition took place in March 2010 in Medellin (COL). There were 31 sports included in this edition.
The Next edition will take place in Santiago (CHI) from 8 to 16 March 2014.
|2014||10th South American Games, Santiago (CHI)||Jumping / Dressage|
|2010||9th South American Games, Medellin (COL)||Jumping / Dressage|
|2006||8th South American Games, Buenos Aires (Argentina)|
|2002||7th South American Games, Brazil (Brazil)|
|1998||6th South American Games, Cuenca (Ecuador)|
|1994||5th South American Games, Valencia (Venezuela)|
|1990||4th South American Games, Lima (Peru)|
|1986||3rd South American Games, Santiago (Chile)|
|1982||2nd South American Games, Rosario (Argentina)|
|1978||1st South American Games, La Paz (Bolivia)|