New Zealand at the 1968 Winter Olympics

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New Zealand at the Olympic Games

Flag of New Zealand
IOC code  NZL
NOC New Zealand Olympic Committee
Website www.olympic.org.nz
At the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble
Competitors 6 (4 men, 2 women) in 1 sport
Flag bearer Thomas Huppert
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games

*with Australia as Australasia

Winter Games

New Zealand had seven competitors (five men and two women) at the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble, France. All took part in the Alpine Skiing events; the highest finish by a New Zealand competitor was 30th place by Anne Reid in the Ladies Slalom.

Alpine skiing[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Murray Gardner Downhill DSQ
Thomas Huppert 2:18.29 61
Robert Palmer 2:09.79 42
Robert Palmer Giant Slalom DNF DNF
Murray Gardner 2:13.37 80 2:07.90 73 4:21.27 76
Michael Dennis 2:08.69 79 2:09.43 75 4:18.12 74
Thomas Huppert 2:07.60 77 2:13.20 78 4:20.80 75
Men's slalom
Athlete Heat 1 Heat 2 Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time 1 Rank Time 2 Rank Total Rank
Thomas Huppert 1:04.77 4 DSQ Did not advance
Michael Dennis 1:12.75 5 1:06.78 4 Did not advance
Murray Gardner DSQ 1:02.08 3 Did not advance
Robert Palmer DSQ 56.24 3 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Anne Reid Downhill 1:53.12 37
Anne Reid Giant Slalom 2:13.30 42
Margot Blakely Slalom DSQ DSQ
Anne Reid 52.97 32 57.61 29 1:50.58 30

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