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Finland at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Finland at the Olympic Games

Flag of Finland
IOC code  FIN
NOC Finnish Olympic Committee
Website sport.fi/olympiakomitea (Finnish)
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 66 (60 men and 6 women) in 13 sports
Flag bearer Pentti Linnosvuo
Medals
Rank: 24
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
1
Total
4
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Finland competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 66 competitors, 60 men and 6 women, took part in 61 events in 13 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
    • Silver 1.2
    • Bronze 1.3
  • Athletics 2
  • Boxing 3
  • Canoeing 4
  • Cycling 5
  • Diving 6
  • Gymnastics 7
  • Modern pentathlon 8
  • Rowing 9
  • Sailing 10
  • Shooting 11
  • Swimming 12
  • Weightlifting 13
  • Wrestling 14
  • See also 15
  • References 16

Medalists

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Athletics

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Four cyclists represented Finland in 1968.

Individual road race
Team time trial
1000m time trial
Individual pursuit

Diving

Gymnastics

Modern pentathlon

Three male pentathletes represented Finland in 1968.

Individual:

Team:

  • Aho, Ketelä, and Hotanen - 13238 points (5th place)

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Swimming

Weightlifting

Wrestling

See also

References

  1. ^ "Finland at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 13 September 2014. 
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