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Czechoslovakia at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Czechoslovakia at the Olympic Games

Flag of Czechoslovakia
IOC code  TCH
NOC Czechoslovak Olympic Committee
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 121 (94 men, 27 women) in 14 sports
Flag bearer Bohumil Golián (volleyball)
Medals
Rank: 7
Gold
7
Silver
2
Bronze
4
Total
13
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Other related appearances
Bohemia (1900–1912)
Czech Republic (1994–)
Slovakia (1994–)

Czechoslovakia competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 121 competitors, 94 men and 27 women, took part in 66 events in 14 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
    • Silver 1.2
    • Bronze 1.3
  • Athletics 2
  • Boxing 3
  • Canoeing 4
  • Cycling 5
  • Diving 6
  • Football 7
  • Gymnastics 8
  • Modern pentathlon 9
  • Rowing 10
  • Shooting 11
  • Swimming 12
  • Volleyball 13
    • Men's Team Competition 13.1
    • Women's Team Competition 13.2
  • Weightlifting 14
  • Wrestling 15
  • References 16
  • External links 17

Medalists

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Athletics

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Eight cyclists represented Czechoslovakia in 1968.

Individual road race
Sprint
1000m time trial
Tandem
Individual pursuit
Individual pursuit

Diving

Football

Gymnastics

Modern pentathlon

One male pentathlete represented Czechoslovakia in 1968.

Individual

Rowing

Shooting

Swimming

Volleyball

Men's Team Competition

  • Round Robin
    • Defeated East Germany (3-2)
    • Defeated United States (3-1)
    • Defeated Japan (3-2)
    • Defeated Brazil (3-2)
    • Defeated Mexico (3-0)
    • Defeated Bulgaria (3-2)
    • Defeated Belgium (3-0)
    • Lost to Poland (1-3)
    • Lost to Soviet Union (0-3) → Bronze Medal

Women's Team Competition

  • Round Robin
    • Lost to Soviet Union (1-3)
    • Defeated United States (3-1)
    • Defeated Mexico (3-0)
    • Lost to Japan (0-3)
    • Defeated Peru (3-2)
    • Lost to Poland (0-3)
    • Lost to South Korea (1-3) → Sixth place
  • Team Roster

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Czechoslovakia at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 7 September 2014. 

External links

  • Official Olympic Reports
  • International Olympic Committee results database
  • Czech olympic report (in Czech)
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