Athletics at the 1968 Summer Olympics – Men's 50 kilometres walk
|Men's 50 kilometres walk|
at the Games of the XIX Olympiad
|Venue||Estadio Olímpico Universitario|
|Competitors||36 from 19 nations|
Prior to this event, the world and Olympic records stood as follows:
|World record||Gennadiy Agapov (URS)||3:55:36||Almaty, Soviet Union||October 17, 1965|
|Olympic record||Abdon Pamich (ITA)||4:11:12||Tokyo, Japan||October 18, 1964|
- "Athletics at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games: Men's 50 kilometres Walk". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
- Official Olympic Report, la84foundation.org. Retrieved August 13, 2012.