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Venezuela at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Venezuela at the Olympic Games

Flag of Venezuela
IOC code  VEN
NOC Comité Olímpico Venezolano
Website (Spanish)
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 23 in 5 sports
Medals Gold
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Venezuela competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. Francisco Rodríguez won the nation's first ever gold medal. 23 competitors, all men, took part in 17 events in 5 sports.[1]


  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
  • Athletics 2
  • Boxing 3
  • Fencing 4
  • Sailing 5
  • Shooting 6
  • References 7
  • External links 8





Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)


Four fencers represented Venezuela in 1968.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée



Five shooters represented Venezuela in 1968.


  1. ^ "Venezuela at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". Retrieved 2011-01-03. 

External links

  • Official Olympic Reports
  • International Olympic Committee results database
  • [2]
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