Cross-country skiing at the 1968 Winter Olympics

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The 1968 Winter Olympic Games cross-country skiing results.

Medal summary[edit]

Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
15 km
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 Harald Grønningen
Norway (NOR)
47:54.2  Eero Mäntyranta
Finland (FIN)
47:56.1  Gunnar Larsson
Sweden (SWE)
48:33.7
30 km
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 Franco Nones
Italy (ITA)
1:35:39.2  Odd Martinsen
Norway (NOR)
1:36:28.9  Eero Mäntyranta
Finland (FIN)
1:36:55.3
50 km
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 Ole Ellefsæter
Norway (NOR)
2:28:45.8  Vyacheslav Vedenin
Soviet Union (URS)
2:29:05.5  Josef Haas
Switzerland (SUI)
2:29:14.8
4×10 km
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 Norway (NOR)
Odd Martinsen
Pål Tyldum
Harald Grønningen
Ole Ellefsæter
2:08:33.5  Sweden (SWE)
Jan Halvarsson
Bjarne Andersson
Gunnar Larsson
Assar Rönnlund
2:10:13.2  Finland (FIN)
Kalevi Oikarainen
Hannu Taipale
Kalevi Laurila
Eero Mäntyranta
2:10:56.7

Women's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
5 km
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 Toini Gustafsson
Sweden (SWE)
16:45.2  Galina Kulakova
Soviet Union (URS)
16:48.4  Alevtina Kolchina
Soviet Union (URS)
16:51.6
10 km
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 Toini Gustafsson
Sweden (SWE)
36:45.5  Berit Mørdre
Norway (NOR)
37:54.5  Inger Aufles
Norway (NOR)
37:59.9
3×5 km
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 Norway (NOR)
Inger Aufles
Babben Enger
Inger Aufles
57:30.0  Sweden (SWE)
Barbro Martinsson
Toini Gustafsson
Britt Strandberg
57:51.0  Soviet Union (URS)
Alevtina Kolchina
Rita Achkina
Galina Kulakova
58:13.6

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Norway (NOR) 4 2 1 7
2  Sweden (SWE) 2 2 1 5
3  Italy (ITA) 1 0 0 1
4  Soviet Union (URS) 0 2 2 4
5  Finland (FIN) 0 1 2 3
6  Switzerland (SUI) 0 0 1 1

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