South Korea at the 1968 Summer Olympics

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South Korea at the Olympic Games

Flag of South Korea
IOC code  KOR
NOC Korean Olympic Committee
Website www.sports.or.kr (Korean) (English)
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 54 (41 men, 13 women) in 11 sports
Medals
Rank: 36
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
2
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South Korea, as Korea, competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 54 competitors, 41 men and 13 women, took part in 43 events in 11 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Med 2.png Silver[edit]

Med 3.png Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Two cyclists represented South Korea in 1968.

Individual road race
Sprint
1000m time trial
Individual pursuit

Diving[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Volleyball[edit]

Women's Team Competition[edit]

  • Round Robin
  • Lost to Poland (2-3)
  • Lost to Peru (0-3)
  • Lost to Soviet Union (0-3)
  • Defeated United States (3-1)
  • Defeated Mexico (3-0)
  • Lost to Japan (0-3)
  • Defeated Czechoslovakia (3-1) → Fifth place
  • Team Roster

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "South Korea at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 7 September 2014. 

External links[edit]