IJA Regional Competition – South America
Each year the IJA holds one or two IJA Regional Competitions with partnering juggling and circus events in South America. The juggling scene is currently exploding in South America, with the popularity of juggling and juggling events being on the rise in all countries. The IJA is excited to showcase and promote the juggling talent of this region.
IRC South America
The IRC South America 2018 was held in partnership with the Convención de Circo Paraguay. Twenty seven competitors entered from seven countries, which was then narrowed down to eleven finalists. Check out the full list of finalists below.
Stay tuned for IRC South America 2019 Information.
IRC South America 2017 Highlights
2017 IRC South America
IRC South America 2016 Bogotá
October 29 – IRC South America 2016 Bogotá
In Partnership with Convención Colombiana de Circo
IRC South America 2016 Santiago
November 6 – IRC South America 2016 Santiago
In partnership with Organic Juggling
The IJA held the first 2 IRCs of South America at the 2012 national circus conventions in both Brazil and Chile. IRC South America 2015 was hosted by La Conve Pie Derecho in Lima, Perú. 2 IRC’s were held in 2016, partnering with Organic Juggling in Santiago, Chile and Convención Colombiano de Circo in Bogotá, Colombia. In 2017, the IRC moved to Quito, Ecuador, partnering with the 6th Annual World Juggling Day event organized by Compañía Circómico. The 2018 IRC moved across the continent to Paraguay and was held at the Convención de Circo Paraguay.
IRC South America Medalists
|2018 Paraguay||Carlos “Charchaso” Araya||Daniela Corradi||Anderson Pereira da Silva|
|2017 Ecuador||Jader Oswaldo Mona Sanchez||Nebulosa Estar ft. Alvaro Soto and Santiago Vega||Lebid Yobany Guerrero Arevalo|
|2016 Chile||Jose Luis Concha Vargas||Carlos “Charchaso” Araya||Darwin Vergara|
|2016 Colombia||Erick Israel Frutos Alejandro||Anderson Pereira da Silva||Geison Andres Estupinan|
|2015 Perú||Javier Bertero||Johan Flores Chang||Carlos “Charchaso” Araya|
|2012 Brazil||Franklin Chávez Prado||Duba Becker||Alvaro Palominos|
|2012 Chile||Carlos Muñoz||Yuri Figueroa||Rody Olivarez|