Gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics – Men's pommel horse

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Gymnastics at the
1968 Summer Olympics
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 pommel horse competition, one of eight events for male competitors in artistic gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.


Gold  Miroslav Cerar
Yugoslavia (YUG)
Silver  Oll Laiho
Finland (FIN)
Bronze  Mikhail Voronin
Soviet Union (URS)



One-hundred seventeen gymnasts competed in the compulsory and optional rounds. The six highest scoring gymnasts advanced to the final.


Rank Gymnast C O Total
Gold medal icon.svg  Miroslav Cerar (YUG) 9.675 9.650 19.325
Silver medal icon.svg  Oll Laiho (FIN) 9.575 9.650 19.225
Bronze medal icon.svg  Mikhail Voronin (URS) 9.600 9.600 19.200
4  Wilhelm Kubica (POL) 9.550 9.600 19.150
5  Eizo Kenmotsu (JPN) 9.550 9.500 19.050
6  Viktor Klimenko (URS) 9.550 9.400 18.950


Preceded by
Gymnastics at the 1964 Summer Olympics - Men's pommel horse
Pommel horse event
Succeeded by
Gymnastics at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Men's pommel horse