Netherlands at the 1968 Winter Olympics

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Netherlands at the
1968 Winter Olympics
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
IOC code NED
(HOL used at these Games)
NOC Dutch Olympic Committee*
Dutch Sports Federation
Website www.nocnsf.nl (Dutch)
in Grenoble
Competitors 9 (4 men, 5 women) in 1 sport
Flag bearer Stien Baas-Kaiser (speedskating)
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
3 3 3 9
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Athletes from the Netherlands competed at the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble, France.

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event
 Gold Verkerk, KeesKees Verkerk Speed skating Men's 1500 metres
 Gold Geijssen, CarryCarry Geijssen Speed skating Women's 1000 metres
 Gold Schut, AnsAns Schut Speed skating Women's 3000 metres
 Silver Schenk, ArdArd Schenk Speed skating Men's 1500 metres
 Silver Verkerk, KeesKees Verkerk Speed skating Men's 5000 metres
 Silver Geijssen, CarryCarry Geijssen Speed skating Women's 1500 metres
 Bronze Nottet, PeterPeter Nottet Speed skating Men's 5000 metres
 Bronze Baas-Kaiser, StienStien Baas-Kaiser Speed skating Women's 1500 metres
 Bronze Baas-Kaiser, StienStien Baas-Kaiser Speed skating Women's 3000 metres

Speed skating[edit]

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Jan Bols DNF
Peter Nottet 42.4 30
Ard Schenk 41.1 13
Kees Verkerk 42.6 33
1500 m Jan Bols 2:07.8 16
Peter Nottet 2:06.3 9
Ard Schenk 2:05.0 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Kees Verkerk 2:03.4 OR 1st, gold medalist(s)
5000 m Jan Bols 7:33.1 8
Peter Nottet 7:25.5 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Kees Verkerk 7:23.2 2nd, silver medalist(s)
10,000 m Jan Bols 16:09.5 13
Peter Nottet 15:54.7 8
Kees Verkerk 15:33.9 5
Women
Ans Schut won gold and Stien Kaiser bronze in the 3000 m
Carry Geijssen won gold in the 1000m and silver in the 1500 m
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Stien Baas-Kaiser 47.6 14
Ellie van den Brom 46.6 5
Wil Burgmeijer 47.8 16
1000 m Stien Baas-Kaiser 1:35.2 10
Ellie van den Brom 1:36.8 13
Carry Geijssen 1:32.6 OR 1st, gold medalist(s)
1500 m Stien Baas-Kaiser 2:24.5 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Carry Geijssen 2:22.7 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Ans Schut 2:28.3 12
3000 m Stien Baas-Kaiser 5:01.3 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Wil Burgmeijer 5:05.1 5
Ans Schut 4:56.2 OR 1st, gold medalist(s)

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