South American Youth Handball Championship

Short History

     The South American Junior Handball Championship was a youth men's international handball competition that was governed by PATHF. It was a competition for youth men's national handball teams of South America. The first edition was held in 2002 in Brazil. It also served as a qualifying tournament for the Pan American Youth Handball Championship. However, it was the only edition of the competition, and in 2018, IHF suspended PATHF.



Edition Year Host Date Nations Matches Venues Cities
1. 2002 Brazil ? - ? 2002 5 nations 10 matches ? venues 1 cities

Final positions

Edition Year Host Champions Runners-up Third place
1. 2002 Brazil ARGENTINA Brazil Chile


Edition Year Host Round-robin group
1. 2002 Brazil 1. Argentina, 2. Brazil 3. Chile, 4. Uruguay 5. Paraguay