Gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics – Men's floor

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These are the results of the men's floor competition, one of eight events for male competitors in artistic gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.


Gold Sawao Kato
Silver Akinori Nakayama
Bronze Takeshi Katō



One-hundred seventeen gymnasts competed in the compulsory and optional rounds. The six highest scoring gymnasts advanced to the final.


Rank Gymnast C V Total
Gold medal icon.svg  Sawao Kato (JPN) 9.825 9.650 19.475
Silver medal icon.svg  Akinori Nakayama (JPN) 9.700 9.700 19.400
Bronze medal icon.svg  Takeshi Katō (JPN) 9.675 9.600 19.275
4  Mitsuo Tsukahara (JPN) 9.550 9.500 19.050
5  Valery Karasev (URS) 9.550 9.400 18.950
6  Eizo Kenmotsu (JPN) 9.625 9.300 18.925


Preceded by
Gymnastics at the 1964 Summer Olympics - Men's floor exercise
Men's Floor Event
Succeeded by
Gymnastics at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Men's floor