Gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics – Women'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 women's vault competition, one of six events for female competitors in artistic gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.

Medalists[edit]

Gold  Věra Čáslavská
Czechoslovakia (TCH)
Silver  Erika Zuchold
East Germany (GDR)
Bronze  Zinaida Voronina
Soviet Union (URS)

Results[edit]

Qualification[edit]

One-hundred one 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 O Total
Gold medal icon.svg  Věra Čáslavská (TCH) 9.875 9.900 19.775
Silver medal icon.svg  Erika Zuchold (GDR) 9.825 9.800 19.625
Bronze medal icon.svg  Zinaida Voronina (URS) 9.700 9.800 19.500
4  Máriana Krajčírová (TCH) 9.725 9.750 19.475
5  Natalia Kuchinskaya (URS) 9.725 9.650 19.375
6  Miroslava Skleničková (TCH) 9.675 9.650 19.325

References[edit]

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