Sweden at the 1968 Summer Olympics

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Sweden at the Olympic Games

Flag of Sweden
IOC code  SWE
NOC Swedish Olympic Committee
Website www.sok.se (Swedish) (English)
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 100 (86 men and 14 women) in 13 sports
Flag bearer Rolf Peterson
Medals
Rank: 20
Gold
2
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
4
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Sweden competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 100 competitors, 86 men and 14 women, took part in 95 events in 13 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Diving[edit]

Fencing[edit]

Six fencers, five men and one woman, represented Sweden in 1968.

Men's épée
Men's team épée
Women's foil

Gymnastics[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Sweden in 1968. Björn Ferm won gold in the individual event.

Individual
Team
  • Björn Ferm
  • Hans Jacobson
  • Hans-Gunnar Liljenwall

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sweden at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-01-02.