South Korea at the 1968 Summer Olympics

South Korea, as Korea, competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 54 competitors, 41 men and 13 women, took part in 43 events in 11 sports.[1]

South Korea at the
1968 Summer Olympics
Flag of South Korea (1949-1984).png
IOC codeKOR
NOCKorean Olympic Committee
Websitewww.sports.or.kr (in Korean and English)
in Mexico City
Competitors54 (41 men, 13 women) in 11 sports
Medals
Ranked 36th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

SilverEdit

BronzeEdit

AthleticsEdit

BasketballEdit

BoxingEdit

CyclingEdit

Two cyclists represented South Korea in 1968.

Individual road race
Sprint
1000m time trial
Individual pursuit

DivingEdit

GymnasticsEdit

ShootingEdit

Two shooters, both men, represented South Korea in 1968.

Open
Athlete Event Final
Points Rank
An Jae-song 50 m pistol 541 34
Kim Yong-bae 532 45

SwimmingEdit

VolleyballEdit

Women's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Round Robin
  • Lost to Poland (2-3)
  • Lost to Peru (0-3)
  • Lost to Soviet Union (0-3)
  • Defeated United States (3-1)
  • Defeated Mexico (3-0)
  • Lost to Japan (0-3)
  • Defeated Czechoslovakia (3-1) → Fifth place
  • Team Roster

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "South Korea at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 7 September 2014.

External linksEdit