Men's Pole vault - Athletics
Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics

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Men's Pole vault 1968
Robert SeagrenUSA5,40OR
Claus SchiprowskiFRG5,40
Wolfgang NordwigGDR5,40
4. Christos PapanikolaouGRE5,35
5. John PennelUSA5,35
6. Gennady BliznetsovURS5,30
7. Herve D'EncausseFRA5,25
8. Heinfried EngelFRG5,20
9. Ignacio SolaESP5,20
10. Kjell IsakssonSWE5,15
11. Kiyoshi NiwaJPN5,15
12. Aleksandr MaliutinURS5,00
13. Michael BullGBR5,00
14. Altti AlarotuFIN5,00
Erkki MustakariFINnm
1. Wolfgang NordwigGDR4,90q
1. John PennelUSA4,90q
3. Herve D'EncausseFRA4,90q
3. Christos PapanikolaouGRE4,90q
3. Claus SchiprowskiFRG4,90q
3. Gennady BliznetsovURS4,90q
3. Altti AlarotuFIN4,90q
3. Erkki MustakariFIN4,90q
9. Robert SeagrenUSA4,90q
10. Kjell IsakssonSWE4,90q
11. Heinfried EngelFRG4,90q
12. Casey CarriganUSA4,60
1. Michael BullGBR4,90q
1. Ignacio SolaESP4,90q
1. Kiyoshi NiwaJPN4,90q
4. Aleksandr MaliutinURS4,90q
5. Pantelis NikolaidisGRE4,80
6. Enrico BarneyARG4,80
7. Klaus LehnertzFRG4,75
8. John-Erik BlomqvistSWE4,75
9. Wu Ah-minTPE4,50
10. Heinz WyssSUI4,50
Ingo PeykerAUTnm

Men's Pole vault - Athletics - Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Athletes competed in a qualifying round followed by the final. Top twelve and ties in the qualifying round and all those reaching the announced qualification limit advanced to the final. Each athlete had three attempts at every height and was eliminated if they had three consecutive failed attempts. The bar was raised until only one athlete was left in the competition.

Event facts: Men's Pole vault competition was held at the Estadio Olimpico Universitario and 23 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's Pole vault - Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics - are based on the official Olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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