American Handball Women's Championship

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The American Handball Women's Championship, also called PanAmericano, is the official competition for senior national handball teams of North, Central, Caribbean, and South America, and takes place every two years. In addition to crowning the Pan-American champions, the tournament also serves as a qualifying tournament for the World Women's Handball Championship.

Women's tournaments[edit]

Year Host Final Third place match
Champion Score Second place Third place Score Fourth place
1986
Details
Novo Hamburgo, Brazil
United States

Canada

Brazil

Argentina
1989
Details
Colorado Springs, USA
Canada

United States

Brazil

Mexico
1991
Details
Maringá, Brazil
United States

Canada

Brazil

Argentina
1997
Details
Poços de Caldas, Brazil
Brazil

Canada

Uruguay

Argentina
1999
Details
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Brazil

Cuba

Argentina

Uruguay
2000
Details
Aracaju, Brazil
Brazil

Uruguay

Greenland

Argentina
2003
Details
São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil
Brazil

Argentina

Uruguay

United States
2005
Details
São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil
Brazil

Argentina

Uruguay

Canada
2007
Details
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Brazil

Argentina

Dominican Republic

Paraguay
2009
Details
Santiago, Chile
Argentina
26 – 25
Brazil

Chile
34 – 30
Dominican Republic
2011
Details
São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil
Brazil
35 – 16
Argentina

Cuba
37 – 27
Uruguay

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Brazil 7 1 3 11
2  United States 2 1 0 3
3  Argentina 1 4 1 6
4  Canada 1 3 0 4
5  Uruguay 0 1 3 4
6  Cuba 0 1 1 2
7  Greenland 0 0 1 1
 Dominican Republic 0 0 1 1
 Chile 0 0 1 1
Total 11 11 11 33

Teams by year[edit]

Nation 1986 1989 1991 1997 1999 2000 2003 2005 2007 2009 2011 Years
 Argentina 4th - 4th 4th 3rd 4th 2nd 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd 10
 Brazil 3rd 3rd 3rd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 11
 Canada 2nd 1st 2nd 2nd - - 5th 4th 6th - - 7
 Chile - - - - - - - - - 3rd 5th 2
 Colombia - - - - 6th 6th - - - - - 2
 Costa Rica - - - 5th - - - - - - - 1
 Cuba - - - - 2nd - - - - - 3rd 2
 Dominican Republic - - - - - - 6th 5th 3rd 4th 6th 5
 Greenland - - - - 5th 3rd - - - - - 2
 Guatemala - - - - - - 7th - - - - 1
 Mexico - 4th - 6th - 5th - - 8th 5th 7th 6
 Paraguay - - 6th - - - - - 4th 7th - 3
 Puerto Rico - - 7th - - - - - - - - 1
 Uruguay - - 5th 3rd 4th 2nd 3rd 3rd 5th 6th 4th 9
 United States 1st 2nd 1st - - - 4th 6th 7th - - 6
 Venezuela - - - - - - - - - - 8th 1