Gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics – Men's vault

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Gymnastics at the
1968 Summer Olympics
Artistic
Team all-around   men   women

Individual all-around men women
Vault men women
Floor men women
Pommel horse men
Rings men
Parallel bars men
Horizontal bar men
Uneven bars women
Balance beam women

These are the results of the men's vault competition, one of eight events for male competitors in artistic gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.

Medalists[edit]

Gold  Mikhail Voronin
Soviet Union (URS)
Silver  Yukio Endo
Japan (JPN)
Bronze  Sergei Diomidov
Soviet Union (URS)

Results[edit]

Qualification[edit]

One-hundred sixteen gymnasts competed in the compulsory and optional rounds. The six highest scoring gymnasts advanced to the final on September 1.

Final[edit]

Rank Gymnast C V Total
Gold medal icon.svg  Mikhail Voronin (URS) 9.500 9.500 19.000
Silver medal icon.svg  Yukio Endo (JPN) 9.500 9.450 18.950
Bronze medal icon.svg  Sergei Diomidov (URS) 9.450 9.475 18.925
4  Takeshi Kato (JPN) 9.525 9.250 18.775
5  Akinori Nakayama (JPN) 9.425 9.300 18.725
6  Eizo Kenmotsu (JPN) 9.475 9.175 18.650

References[edit]

Preceded by
Gymnastics at the 1964 Summer Olympics - Men's vault
Men's Vault Event
1968
Succeeded by
Gymnastics at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Men's vault