The XIX Bolivarian Games came to an end this Tuesday, July 5 delivering several gold medals to Colombia, which became strong in basketball, volleyball, athletics and swimming.
A) Yes, with the title already insured for a few daysthis was the ratification of a very good presentation by the ‘tricolor’ delegation, which was crowned champion for the third time in a row.
And it is that in Trujillo 2013Colombia had already taken first place by getting 414 medals in total (43 less than Venezuela), but surpassing it by five golds.
Likewise, in the fairs of 2017 that took place in Santa Martathe ‘tricolor’ took an important advantage over Venezuela, because 460 against 292 the medal table finished (213 to 94 golds).
How was the medal table of the Bolivarian Games 2022
Now, again asserting the label of favorite given the locality, Colombia won the title by reaching 354 medals, Venezuela finished second (third consecutive subtitle) and third was Ecuador.
Delegation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1. Colombia, 171 104 79 354
2. Venezuela, 61 69 78 208
3. Ecuador, 40 51 55 146
4. Chile, 37 49 71 157
5. Peru, 33 40 72 145
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Thus, in the first jousts of the Olympic cycle, the Colombian delegation became strong, and won first place among the Bolivarians, without forgetting thate 80 golds were in the men’s branch, 81 in the women’s and 10 in mixeda.