Brazil at the 1968 Summer Olympics

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Brazil at the
1968 Summer Olympics
Flag of Brazil (1960-1968).svg
IOC code BRA
NOC Brazilian Olympic Committee
Website www.cob.org.br (Portuguese)
in Mexico City
Competitors 76 (73 men and 3 women) in 13 sports
Flag bearer João Gonçalves Filho
Medals
Ranked 35th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 1 2 3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Brazil competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 76 competitors, 73 men and 3 women, took part in 27 events in 13 sports.[1] The bronze obtained by Servílio de Oliveira remains Brazil's only medal in boxing, while Nelson Prudêncio carried on the nation's tradition of good results in Men's Triple Jump.

Medalists[edit]

Med 2.png Silver[edit]

Med 3.png Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

Four fencers, all men, represented Brazil in 1968.

Men's épée
Men's team épée

Football[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Two male shooters represented Brazil in 1968.

50 m pistol
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone

Swimming[edit]

Volleyball[edit]

Men's Team Competition

Water polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brazil at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 26 December 2015. 

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