Olympic Athletics - Mexico City 1968 athletics champions & events

Athletics at the 1968 Olympics
Events and Champions

Athletics - events at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics  Athletics at the 1968 Mexico City Olympic Games

Events

Olympic Champions

100 m W  USA Wyomia Tyus
100 m M USA Jim Hines
200 m W POL Irena Szewinska
200 m M USA Tommie Smith
400 m W FRA Colette Besson
400 m M USA Lee Evans
800 m W USA Madeline Manning
800 m M AUS Ralph Doubell
1500 m M KEN Kipchoge Keino
5000 m M TUN Mohamed Gammoudi
10000 m M KEN Naftali Temu
Marathon M ETH Mamo Wolde
80 m hurdles W AUS Maureen Caird
110 m hurdles M USA Willie Davenport
400 m hurdles M GBR David Hemery
3000 m steeplechase M KEN Amos Biwott
20 km walk M URS Vladimir Holubnychy
50 km walk M GDR Christoph Höhne
High jump W TCH Miroslava Rezkova
High jump M USA Richard Fosbury
Long jump W ROU Viorica Viscopoleanu
Long jump M USA Bob Beamon
Triple jump M URS Viktor Saneyev
Pole vault M USA Robert Seagren
Javelin throw W HUN Angela Nemeth
Javelin throw M URS Janis Lusis
Discus throw W ROU Lia Manoliu
Discus throw M USA Al Oerter
Hammer throw M HUN Gyula Zsivotzky
Shot put W GDR Margitta Gummel
Shot put M USA Randy Matson
Pentathlon W FRG Ingrid Becker
Decathlon M USA William Toomey
4x100 m W USA Barbara Ferrell
Mildred Netter
Margaret Bailes
Wyomia Tyus
4x100 m M USA Jim Hines
Ronnie Ray Smith
Mel Pender
Charles Greene
4x400 m M USA Lee Evans
Vincent Matthews
Ron Freeman
Larry James
These facts about olympic Athletics and the Mexico City 1968 Athletics events are based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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