The South American Confederation prepares its new season, including an impressive calendar of international events which will begin in April 9th with the IFBB Mister & Miss Universe in Asunción Paraguay, an event open to athletes from all over the world, continuing with other major competitions, among which are the IFBB Miss & Mister America on July 29th in Lima, Peru, the IFBB South American Championships on October 7th in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and the Mercosur Cup on December 4th in Mendoza, Argentina.