Finland at the 1968 Summer Olympics

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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)
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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]

Medalists[edit]

Gold[edit]

Silver[edit]

Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Four cyclists represented Finland in 1968.

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

Diving[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Finland in 1968.

Individual:

Team:

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

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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